Visitors To Canada Travel Insurance

Our visitors to Canada policy is perfect for non-residents travelling to Canada, and can be purchased after arrival.

Visitors To Canada Policy Features & Benefits

Relax on your next visit to Canada with our popular Visitors to Canada Policy. With medical cover during your trip for up to $150,000 for emergency medical expenses and 24/7 emergency assistance, you can rest assured that you will be well taken care of during your stay. Eliminate the worry and stress of your journey with a travel insurance company that has been looking after travellers for over ten years. 1Cover has provided insurance for more than one million travellers across the globe. 

Whether you are visiting Canada for school or work, to spend time with relatives, or to enjoy some of the many attractions of this diverse and welcoming corner of the world, travel insurance from a trusted and experienced company is essential for peace of mind. 1Cover understands the unique needs of today’s travellers. This policy provides protection for visitors to Canada for up to 365 days, which includes coverage for side trips taken outside of the country, as long as at least 50% of your trip takes place in Canada. 

You also have the option to extend your policy if you plan on staying beyond your previously expected return date. 1Cover gives you the flexibility you need so you can travel securely, even if your plans change.


Our Visitors To Canada policy offers the following product features and benefits:

With our Visitors to Canada Policy, you can enjoy your stay with travel insurance you can count on.

  • Choose from a limit of $25,000, $50,000, or $150,000 for emergency medical expenses.

  • Coverage for up to 365 days.

  • 24/7 worldwide emergency assistance.

  • Coverage for ambulance fees and expenses for emergency professional medical services.

  • Coverage if you need to return home in the case of a medical emergency.

  • Optional emergency dental protection.

  • Friendly and experienced call centre and concierge service.

Canada is a great place to visit. Whether you are travelling to study, work, play, or just have an amazing Canadian adventure, get the flexibility, support, and peace of mind that will make your visit a worry-free experience. 1Cover offers an affordable policy for visiting Canada, catered to your needs. For full details, please read the product disclosure statement.


Our Visitors To Canada travel insurance provides coverage for a range of unforseen emergencies while you are visiting Canada. Explore our Table Of Benefits to see all the cover provided.


Table Of Benefits


Read the full policy wording in our Product Disclosure Statement for more details including full terms and conditions, limits and exclusions that apply.


Policy Wording




FAQs About Visitors To Canada Trip Cover

  • What Do Your Emergency Medical Plans Cover? 
  • All three of our plans provide 24/7 emergency assistance! We will provide coverage for up to $150,000 if you require emergency medical care. We we also cover costs for an ambulance, emergency professional services such as a licensed physiotherapist, chiropractor, chiropodist, podiatrist or osteopath.

  • Does My Policy Cover Me For Emergency Dental Treatment? 
  • You are covered for up to $250, and the complete cost of prescription medications under Plan 3. 

  • Can I Purchase A Policy After I Have Arrived In Canada? 
  • If you purchase your policy after you have arrived, you will not be covered for illness for 48 hours from your start date, nor will you be covered for any illness you need treatment for if the symptoms began within the first 48 hours. You will however, be covered in the event of an accident. 

  • Will I Have To Pay An Excess, Or A Contribution, Towards Any Claim I Make? 
  • For plans that provide up to $25,000 and $50,000 coverage, you will only need to pay $50 towards each claim you file under your policy. You will not have to pay anything at all towards a claim if you opt for our policy which provides up to $150,000 coverage. 

  • Does The Policy Cover An Emergency Evacuation? 
  • If you need to be evacuated and returned home due to a pre-approved medical condition, the cost is included in your policy. 

  • How & When Should I Contact 1Cover? 
  • Call us on 1-877-328-2530. Remember, once you are in Canada, you must contact us for approval before seeking medical attention if possible. Failure to do so could result in your being responsible for 30% of expenses incurred. If you are unable to call, you must call as soon as medically possible or have someone call on your behalf. Our medical advisers across the world must approve and arrange all surgery and heart procedures in advance - our friendly, professional doctors and nurses are here to help you 24/7. 



Further Reading 

Planning on moving to Canada? Learn more about hot to make the transition as smooth as possible. 

Emigrating to Canada

 Learn more about how to get Canadian residency here. 

Canadian Residency

Bears can be common in parts of Canada, so best be prepared!

How to Avoid Bears

They can make getting your visa a whole lot easier, but are they worth it?

Visa Agencies

Canada has one of the best health systems in the world. Find out more.

Canadian Health System

Our simple guide to medical insurance in Canada. 

Medical Insurance

Learn the local lingo so you can trave like a pro. 

How to Speak Canadian

Check out our guide to what to see, and what to avoid. 

Best and Worst of Canada

Ice hockey, lacrosse, curling and more!

Canadian Sport

Americans and Canadians are vastly different people. 

Difference between Canadians and Americans

Canada is a fairly safe place, but there are some dangerous hotspots to watch out for. 

Dangerous Places in Canada

12 tips for surviving the harsh cold of a Canadian winter. 

Surviving Winter

With such a large land mass, Canada boast some of the worlds greatest road trips. 

Canadian Road Trips

Learn more about how to get the most out of your studies in Canada

Foreign Student Tips

What Canadians really think of visitors, sometimes it isn't pretty!

National Stereotypes





Why Choose 1Cover Travel Insurance?

BagTrak Service

Lost luggage is an unfortunate reality of travelling. Don't spend your holiday on the phone with the airline, BagTrak services can help to locate and deliver lost or delayed luggage.



One Million Customers

We are proud to say that we have provided cover to over one million customers around the world. We have a travel insurance policy to suit your needs.


Concierge Service

If you need help trying to find hard-to-get tickets to concerts or sporting events while travelling, our Concierge Service is available 24/7 to help you do all of these and more!


LiveTravel Team

If something goes wrong while you are travelling our LiveTravel™ team will assist you with most travel-related problems, such as re-booking flights, making last minute hotel reservations, land transportation, and more.

Coverage For The Family

Children under 21 are covered at no additional cost on our BorderHop™ and Medical plans. Up to 5 children are covered at no additional cost when travelling with two adults. Children must be related to, and accompanied by the policy holder or primary insured.

24 Hour Emergency Help

You can rest assured knowing that you have 24/7 emergency assistance. We are there for you when you need us most.