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Travel Insurance for Egypt

Ready for your Egyptian adventure? Get cover with TID

Why do I need travel insurance for Egypt?

The land of pyramids, rich history and breathtaking seaside resorts make Egypt a must visit for travelers the world over. However, with severe weather, civil commotion and the ever-present threat of Mummy related mishaps (okay we made up that last one) there’s a lot that can go wrong on your Egyptian adventure. That’s why TID offers travel insurance for Egypt so you can travel with peace of mind.

What can travel insurance cover me for in Egypt?

Here are some of the cover benefits available with your policy.

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Don't like medical bills?

Compensation for unforeseen medical expenses incurred whilst on an overseas holiday

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Unexpected cancellation?

Insurance if you have to cancel your trip due to unforeseeable events outside of your control (e.g. sudden illness).

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Airline cancelled flight?

If your flight is cancelled by the Airline for operational reasons we cover the reasonable cost of meals and accommodation.

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Taking luggage with you?

Cover if your luggage is stolen, permanently lost or accidentally damaged due to circumstances outside of your control.

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This is a brief summary of cover only and does not include the full terms, conditions, limitations and exclusions. Read the PDS before purchasing.

Choose a plan that suits your holiday.

Just like choosing the perfect destination for your next getaway, selecting a travel insurance plan to suit your needs may be just as important. We have four plans to choose from, each offering a different level of cover. Check out each of the plans below where you'll find loads of information about each one.

The Works

Our most popular and comprehensive plan, the Works offers broad cover for international trips including unlimited cover for costs such as medical expenses and cancellation as well as added benefits.

The Basics

Sticking to a shoestring budget? Our budget plan is designed for travellers who want coverage for all the important things, like hospital bills and stolen luggage, without breaking the bank.


Are you a frequent flyer? If you travel often for business, or have a few holidays coming up, our Annual Multi Trip plan could be for you. Made for globetrotters, your trips can be up to 35 days in duration and there is no limit to the number of trip you can take during a 12 month period.

This is a brief summary of cover only and does not include the full terms, conditions, limitations and exclusions. Read the PDS before purchasing.

Egypt travel insurance FAQs.

Am I covered for Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

All international plans include cover for overseas medical expenses. Depending on the plan you choose, there may also be cover available for some other Coronavirus related events. Cover is explained in detail here

If severe weather caused my flight in Egypt to be cancelled, am I covered?

Yes, cover is available under your policy for the cost of reasonable additional airfares and accommodation if as a result of severe weather, you have to re arrange your holiday in Egypt.

Does my policy cover me for terrorism?

There are certain things like emergency medical expenses that your policy offers cover for should you become a victim of a terror attack. However, things like trip cancellation or rearrangement as a result of a terror attack is not covered.

Where do I stand if I’m pickpocketed or mugged?

Should you become a victim of pick pocking or a mugging, along with reporting it to the local authorities you should contact our 24/7 Emergency Assistance team who can provide assistance whether it be seeking emergency medical treatment or having a passport reissued.

Read the policy wording for full terms, conditions and exclusions and to ensure the product suits your needs.