Travel Insurance for Japan

Japan has a long and vibrant history - The friendly country offers experiences to cater any traveller such as delicious food, high-tech cities, magnificent temples and shrines, and pristine national parks to explore.




Your children go free
This means your dependent children or grandchildren under the age of 21 at the date of policy issue who are travelling with you.

We take care of the what ifs...

Ah, travel. We're all about that feeling of freedom. That's why we're all about covering the random stuff that can go wrong. So you can be all about the fun.

What if I get injured?

We've got you covered for Overseas Medical Expenses, including hospitals, ambulance, doctors and evacuation.

What if I lose my stuff?

We've got you covered for luggage items at up to $700 per item and you can add extra cover for your fancy stuff.

What if my flight is cancelled?

We've got you covered for Additional Expenses due to bad weather, natural disaster, riot, hijacking, strike or civil commotion.

What else is covered?

This is a brief summary only, for full terms, conditions, limitations and exclusions please read the PDS.

Quick destination guide


Australians don't need to apply for a visa to enter Japan if they staying for less than 90 days. However, you may be refused entry due to criteria such as not being able to prove you have sufficient funds or confirmed accommodation arrangements. Learn More

When to go

Generally, March to May (late Spring) is the best time to visit as the weather is clear and fine, and when you can enjoy the cherry blossoms. June to August (Summer) is hot and humid and is a great time to hike Mt. Fuji. September to November (late Autumn) is a great time to see the maple trees though rainfall and typhoons are more regular. December to February (Winter) is a perfect time to go skiing and snowboarding. Learn More


In recent years there's been quite a number of cases of measles in Japan while Japanese encephalitis (a mosquito-borne disease) can occur in rural areas of the country. Japan has strict rules governing importing medicine so it is important to do your research before you leave. Learn More

Packing List

Japan's electrical power points use 2 flat pins so don't forget to pack the correct converter adapter before you head off. If you're planning to use the internet frequently, it's a good idea to rent a pocket Wi-Fi device. Learn More
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