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Albania Travel Insurance

Albania is a South Eastern European country. It is a small country with two coastlines (Adriatic and Ionian).

The country is known for its diverse culture and has a number of museums that provide an insight to both pre and post Communist Art and Culture.

To get a quote by telephone or email, contact us on 0800 047 5065 (FREEPHONE) or 01273 773 017 info@jsinsurance.co.uk

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Summary of Cover

Section & Cover Silver Gold Platinum
Cancellation or Curtailment £1,000 £3,000 £7,500
Medical and Repatriation £10,000,000 £10,000,000 £10,000,000
Personal Baggage £1,500 £1,500 £2,500
Laptop Limit £500 £500 £500
Gadget Cover* £1,000 £1,000 £1,000
Personal Money £150 £500 £750
Delayed Departure £100 £1,000 £1,000
Missed Departure £250 £500 £1,000
Legal Expenses £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Scheduled Airline Failure £1,500 £1,500 £1,500
Missed Connection Cover** £1,500 £1,500 £1,500
Terrorism Cover Extension** £2,000 £2,000 £2,000
Standard Excess*** £100 £50 £35

*The Gadget Cover can be added on the quote page at an additional premium.

**AVAILABLE FOR AN ADDITIONAL PREMIUM: This extra cover is only available by contacting us and we can add this to your policy. 

***The excess payable does vary depending on the claim benefit.

Please read the full Terms and Conditions of this policy offered by JS Travel Insurance.

Please read the Restrictions and Exclusions of the policy.

This Travel Insurance policy for Albania is underwritten by Travel Insurance Facilities and Insured by Union Reiseversicherung AG, UK. Travel Insurance Facilities are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Union Reiseversicherung AG are authorised by BaFin and subject to limited regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Travel Insurance Extras

Single Trip

Extension Benefit Europe (per person) Worldwide (per person)
Excess Waiver £5.00 £5.00
Terrorism Cover £7.00 £13.00
Missed Connection £5.00 £5.00

Annual Multi Trip

Extension Benefit Europe (per person) Worldwide (per person)
Excess Waiver £36.00 £36.00
Terrorism Cover £16.00 £24.00
Missed Connection £10.00 £10.00

AVAILABLE FOR AN ADDITIONAL PREMIUM: This extra cover is only available by contacting us and we can add this to your policy.

Please read the full Terms and Conditions of this policy offered by JS Travel Insurance.

Please read the Restrictions and Exclusions of the policy.

Excess Waiver

By purchasing the excess waiver option, the excess on the policy is reduced to £0 and you would therefore not be responsible for making a payment toward a claim.

Missed Connection Cover

This extension provides additional travel insurance cover in the event you miss a connecting flight, ferry, cruise ship, train or motor vehicle as a result of a delay to your initial outbound transport.

Terrorism Cover Extension

This extension provides additional insurance cover to enable you to cancel or cut short your trip if a terrorist act occurs within a 40 miles radius of your pre booked accommodation and you no longer wish to travel.

Popular Destinations in Albania

Ksamil

Nestled within the Butrint National Park, it’s one of Albania’s most popular holiday destinations. Surrounded by beautiful crystal clear waters, it is perfect for Snorkeling and Scuba Diving.

Theth

A tiny mountain village not too far from Montenegro is the perfect weekend trip. Home to only a handful of Residents, you’re sure to get the true, authentic feel of Albania here, including their cuisine and culture.

You’ll find the Thethi National Park filled with stunning waterfalls and sensational canyons.

Berat

Explore this UNESCO World Heritage site. Located on the banks of the beautiful Osumi River, it is filled to the brim with preserved Ottoman architecture and Byzantine churches, making it one of Albania’s most beautiful and historic cities.

Popular Sports and Activities

Boxing

Judo

Karate

Travel Risks in Albania

It is generally safe in Albania, with crime rates low. Pickpocketing still happens, although it is significantly less than in other destinations in Europe.

Avoid travelling along the border, as there are heavily armed police patrolling these areas.

Be vigilant of those around you when using your debit or credit card, as fraud is fairly common in Albania.

Embassy | Consulates

British Embassy in Albania

Address: Rruga Skenderbeg 12, Tirana, Albania

Telephone: +355 4 223 4973/4/5

Email: british.embassytirana@fco.gov.uk

Visa Requirements for Albania

United Kingdom Nationals do not require a Visa, you are allowed to stay in Albania for up to 90 days.

EHIC (European Health Insurance Card)

The EHIC card will not cover you for healthcare in Albania, make sure you have the correct Travel Insurance before you leave your home, in case you need medical treatment, cancel your trip or you need to be repatriated back to your home country.

Pre Existing Medical Conditions

If you have any pre existing medical conditions and you are planning a trip to Albania, you will need to declare them before you leave your home.

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