Compare Allianz vs. Travelex Travel Insurance

What’s the difference between Allianz Travel Insurance and Travelex Travel Insurance? See how our editors compare the two companies below.
Last Updated: January 15, 2018
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Allianz Travel Insurance
9.2 / 10 - Excellent
#5 in Travel Insurance
Travelex Travel Insurance
9.5 / 10 - Excellent
#2 in Travel Insurance
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Key Facts

  • Accredited by the Better Business Bureau with an A+ rating
  • Backed by the superior financial strenght ratings of Allianz SE
  • Over 100 years of experience in the diversified insurance industry
  • A broad range of single trip and multi-trip plans to choose from
  • Comprehensive coverage for individuals, households, and businesses
  • Rated A+ and accredited by the Better Business Bureau
  • Member of the US Travel Insurance Association (UStiA)
  • Customizable standard & comprehensive coverages
  • Four different benefit levels to choose from
  • Up to $500,000 for emergency medical evacuation
  • 24/7 travel assistance and concierge services
  • Free coverage for minors under their Travel Select plan

ConsumersAdvocate.org Ratings

9.2 / 10 - Excellent
9/10
Plans & Coverage
9/10
Customer Service
10/10
Financial Strength
10/10
Reputation
9.5 / 10 - Excellent
10/10
Plans & Coverage
10/10
Customer Service
10/10
Financial Strength
10/10
Reputation

Customer Reviews

 (6)
3.6 / 10 - Poor
17%
5 stars
0%
4 stars
0%
3 stars
33%
2 stars
50%
1 stars

Final Verdict

Travelex Travel Insurance has a higher overall rating than Allianz Travel Insurance. Travelex scores better than Allianz across: Plans & Coverage, and Customer Service. Both companies score similarly on Financial Strength, and Reputation.


Customer Comments & Reviews

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Connie R
Spokane, Washington
3/27/2017
Allianz Travel Insurance review
Allianz was extremely helpful when I became very ill in Lisbon. They guaranteed $20,000 to the hospital (which is secondary insurance and they they worked with my primary insurance and I paid nothing), they flew my sister to Portugal to assist me (she is a doctor and I was by myself), they then flew an EMT from Canada who met me at the hospital and flew me to Spokane, Wash. because I still had an IV in for antibiotics when I was discharged. They also booked us in 1st class. It was helpful that I had one person who was my main contact and knew my situation well. They were amazingly helpful and took care of so many details. I really appreciated their concern and help.