Visitors medical Insurance for visiting New York or US residents traveling overseas

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Travel insurance for visiting New York

New York - The Empire State

New York City, home to wall street and is the financial capital of the world. Houses the United Nations headquarters, and is perhaps the most cosmopolitan city in the world. With the statue of liberty prominently visible, New York has been the gateway to the US for immigrants during the past two centuries. New York state has many beautiful state parks and natural attractions including the Niagara falls...Continue Reading

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Which is the best travel insurance for New York?

Excellent question and we try hard to find the best answer to this question! Given the unique needs of different travelers there is not one US travel insurance plan that is always the best for everyone. If you are a traveler with concerns about an existing medical conditions, then you will be looking at different plans as opposed to a different traveler without any life-threatening pre-existing condition. We endeavor to give our visitors as much information as possible so they can find the best US travel health insurance plan. Our travel insurance quote comparison tool helps travelers compare different visitor travel insurance plans based on price and coverages in an objective manner. If you want some more guidance, our licensed agents are here to help you with your choice!

Do I need travel insurance for New York?

The healthcare costs in the US is very expensive and it is important to buy best travel insurance to the USA. This is true for all international travelers visiting New York and the rest of the US. Even though it might not compulsory to have travel health insurance while as a tourist in the US, it is nonetheless very important to buy good short term medical insurance for US visitors to insure oneself against being forced to pay for healthcare facilities while on a vacation. Customers can compare and find cheap travel insurance for New York and buy the most appropriate plan for their needs.

Popular tourist destinations in New York

Lake Placid

In Essex County, in the heart of the Adirondack Mountains, is the village of Lake Placid. Lake Placid is well known thanks to serving as the host of the 1980 Winter Olympics.

Watkins Glen State Park

Located at the southern end of Seneca Lake, is Watkins Glen State Park. If you want to get outdoors and experience some phenomenal views, then this is the perfect destination.

Fire Island

Much of the island is made up of the Fire Island National Seashore, a former whaling base that is now a popular seaside getaway destination.

Niagara Falls

Known as the Honeymoon Capital of the World, Niagara Falls is absolutely a romantic destination. However, travelers of all types will want to check out this magnificent natural attraction.

International health insurance for J1 visa and J2 visa holders in New York

J1 Visa Health Insurance

The state of New York along with having several excellent universities also has some of the best hospitals and research centers. All these institutions attract several professionals who come to the US on the J1 visa. We offer insurance products that satisfy J visa requirements as mandated by US immigration authorities.

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J2 visa health insurance

If your university fails to offer coverage for your dependents (spouse or children)!!! We have insurance plans that satisfy J2 visa requirements for your dependants.

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International student medical insurance for studying in Texas

New York city itself is home to some of the best known colleges, Columbia, New York University, Pace University being some of them. New York states can boast of some of the best colleges in the country, with Cornell University in Ithaca, Rochester institute of technology, and the many very well-known State University of New York (Suny) campuses across the state.
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Travel insurance for US citizens visiting New York

US citizens and US residents should also consider buying trip insurance especially if they are traveling outside their home state. These trip insurance plans are designed for US vacationers with coverage for trip interruption, taking care of children, pets, and travel companions while traveling. They provide peace of mind while holidaying within the US.
These plans insure you in three ways:
  1. Cost of your trip.
  2. Unexpected medical expenses while on the trip.
  3. Loss or damage to your possessions.
The policies available for use by US citizens or US residents for trips within the US are:
  1. Round Trip Series offered by SevenCorners.
  2. iTravel Series offered by International Medical Group (IMG).
The Round Trip Series by Seven Corners is a three-tiered series of plans with good, better, best plan with Round Trip Economy, Round Trip Choice, and Round Trip Elite. There is an additional cost for the number of days which exceed 30 days, but you can have a trip last up to 90 days. There is also the optional coverage for loss of ski days and equipment and lost golf rounds and rental. Note that insuring a trip for $0 to $500 gives the same, lowest rate available.
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Note*: RoundTrip Choice is not available in these states: Alaska, Colorado, Florida, Indiana, Kansas, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Hampshire, New York, Virginia, Washington.

The iTravel Series offered by IMG is also a three-tiered series of plans: Travel Lite, Travel SE, and Travel LX. The Travel SE has a nice benefit that children under 10 are "free" with a paying adult which can make it very affordable for family travel. Note that insuring a trip for $0 to $499 gives the same, lowest rate available for the plans.
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You can use our TRIP QUOTE COMPARE ENGINE to compare trip insurance plans.

International travel Insurance for New York residents

Dominican Republic is the most popular destination among residents of the New York in USA. Other popular international travel destinations among residents of New York are Greece, Ecuador, Canada, Bangladesh and India.

Popular international travel destinations among New York residents

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Insurance for US residents traveling to Canada


Many travelers choose to cross the US/Canada land border to go the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec. There are several border crossings along this 445 mile border. One popular option is to cross the border near Niagara falls to visit Canadian urban centers of Hamilton, Mississauga or Toronto. Another popular border crossing is to drive directly north on NY thruway 87 to go to Montreal. Click Here »

Visitor insurance plan with limitations for New York residents

The following plans listed below have some limitations for travelers or students who have their mailing address in New York. They are categorized as fixed and comprehensive plans. It is advisable to know the differences between fixed vs comprehensive as they offer different types of coverage.
Fixed Benefits Plans
Visitor Secure

Comprehensive plans
Atlas America Atlas International
Student Plans
Student Secure

  • These plans are not available to individuals who are physically located in the state of New York at time of purchase.

Comprehensive plans
Visit USA WorldMed
Student Plans
Study USA

  • If physically located in New York, you are prohibited from purchasing these plans.

Seven Corners
Seven corners offers these plans. However these plans do not accept an adddress in New York. Customer may use overseas home country address.
Fixed Benefits Plans
Inbound USA   Inbound Immigrant   Inbound Choice   Inbound Guest

Comprehensive Plans
Liaison Travel Economy   Liaison Travel Elite   Liaison Travel Choice  
Student Plans
Liaison Student   Student Express

Trip Plan
Round trip Choice

New York city Blog

New York city despite the title above is a city which really needs no introduction. Popularly known as 'The Big Apple', New York city houses the United Nations headquarters and is arguably the most cosmopolitan city in the world.

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