Allianz Travel Insurance Review

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Allianz Travel Insurance is owned by Allianz, a global leader in insurance services.  The company currently works with travel agencies, resorts, financial institutions, airlines and generally maintains good partnerships with people in the travel industry. Allianz provides a variety of travel insurance products that can be categorized into standard and special travel plans.

Its standard plans provide trip cancellation, trip interruption, trip delay along with medical and accident cover. Each plan provides increasing levels of benefits and a few extras in terms of what they cover. Allianz also offers a variety of specialty plans and optional rental car collision for travelers planning a road trip.

Plan Types

Single trip

Annual plans

Special travel

Allianz Basic Plan comes with most of the necessary coverage needed for a trip. While it does not have the same coverage ceilings that higher priced plans have (Classic and Classic Plan with Trip), it does provide pre-existing coverage at this level.

 

Benefits

Essential

Basic

Classic

Classic Plan with Trip+

Trip cancellation

Up to amount purchased

Up to amount purchased

Up to amount purchased

Up to amount purchased

Trip interruption

Up to amount purchased

Up to amount purchased

Up to 150% of amount purchased

Up to 150% of amount purchased

Emergency dental and medical

 

$10,000

$25,000

$50,000

Emergency medical transportation

 

$50,000

$500,000

$1,000,000

Baggage coverage

 

$500

$1,000

$2,000

Baggage delay coverage

 

$200

$300

$600

Travel/ trip delay coverage

$150

$300

$800

$1,600

Daily limit

 

$150

$200

$200

Missed connection coverage

 

 

$800

$1,600

Change fee coverage

 

 

$250

$250

Frequent traveler/ loyalty plan

 

 

$250

$250

Financial default

 

 

Covered

Covered

Existing medical condition

 

 

Covered

Covered

 

Other Plans

 

 

Annual Deluxe Plan

Annual Executive

Trip cancellation

$2,000

$5,000

Trip interruption

$2,000

$5,000

Emergency medical and dental

$20,000

$50,000

Emergency medical transportation

$100,000

$250,000

Baggage coverage

$1,000

$1,000

Baggage delay coverage

$200

$1,000

Travel/ trip delay coverage

$500

$1,500

Daily limit

$150

$150

Change fee coverage

 

$250

Travel accident coverage

$25,000

$100,000

Business equipment coverage

 

$1,000

Collision/ loss damage insurance

$25,000

$45,000

Business equipment rental coverage

 

$1,000

 

Optional: Rental Car Damage ($9/ day)

Coverage for covered collision, loss and damage up to $40,000

Coverage

Allianz travel insurance has a long list of standard and optional covered items that is sure to provide travelers the protection they need. Pre-existing conditions are included in the list, but they are only provided if the plan is purchased within 14 days of the initial purchase. Allianz also offers 24-hour emergency assistance and concierge services.

  • Complete cessation of service
  • Covered traveled delay – loss of 50%
  • Death of Family Member
  • Death of insured
  • Death of travelling companion
  • Employer termination – 3 years
  • Felonious assault
  • Foreign and domestic terrorism
  • Hijacking
  • Home uninhabitable
  • Illness of family member
  • Illness of insured
  • Illness of travelling companion
  • Injury of family member
  • Injury of insured
  • Injury of travelling companion
  • Involved in a traffic accident
  • Jury/ subpoena
  • Military obligations
  • Quarantine

 

Allianz Travel Insurance Summary

Allianz gives travelers excellent standard coverage with its travel insurance plans. Trip cancellation and interruption services are offered even in its Essential plan or its entry level offer. Trips are insured up to the amount purchased and they also extend protection to children under 17 when accompanied by a paying adult. Overall, Allianz Travel insurance is an excellent choice providing travelers adequate coverage and benefits.   

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Alane Shultz
Springfield, Missouri
Allianz Travel Insurance review
10/22/2016
Do not buy Allianz Travel Insurance. I cancelled for non medical reason with documentation and no reimbursement! Buy from someone else. They are a waste of time and money!

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Amy D
Allianz Travel Insurance review
7/7/2016
On Yelp Allianz has one 5 star review & loads of one star reviews.