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Iceland Travel Insurance

A Nordic Island country, Iceland is known for its dramatic landscape including volcanoes, hot springs and lava fields.

Most of the population live in the capital, Reykjavik and is surrounded by features of its Viking history.

To get a quote by telephone or email, contact us on 0800 043 0020 / 01273 092 757 / support@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 Expenses and Repatriation £10,000,000 £10,000,000 £10,000,000
Personal Liability £2,000,000 £2,000,000 £2,000,000
Personal Property £1,000 £1,500 £4,000
Laptop Cover £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
Schedule Airline Failure £1,500 £1,500 £1,500
End Supplier Failure £1,500 £1,500 £1,500
Overseas Return Quarantine Included Included Included
Standard Excess** £100 £50 £35

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

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

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

Please read the Restrictions and Exclusions of the policy.

This Travel Insurance policy is underwritten by Red Sands Insurance Company (Europe) Limited (Red Sands), registered in Gibraltar under number 87598, registered office at Level 3, Ocean Village Business Centre, 23 Ocean Village Promenade, Gibraltar. Licensed and regulated by the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission under the Financial Services Act 2019 of Gibraltar.

Popular Destinations in Iceland

Reykjavik

Iceland’s capital, Reykjavik, is small in size, but big in heart. Almost regarded as a town, it’s so tiny, but filled to the brim with cultural experiences and activities.

Be sure to do some Hiking up the snow capped mountains and breathe in the clean, icy air, devoid of pollution.

Reykjavik is also full of restaurants and bars offering traditional Icelandic cuisine, and some western favourites such as burgers and pizza.

As Iceland came to fruition during viking settlement, there are many museums to amuse yourself with in the area.

Kópavogur

Explore Iceland’s second largest municipality by population, Kópavogur. With an abundance of museums, get your fill of history and contemporary art in this town, or go shopping in the largest shopping centre in Iceland, Smáralind.

Hosting over 80 shops and services, including big named businesses and ones smaller and local.

You could also take up Skiing, with Iceland’s biggest Ski Resort Bláfjöll only an hour away from central Kopavogur.

Húsavík

Whale watch on the beautiful coast of Husavik. A whale watching capital, you can take a boat out and see these mighty sea creatures for yourself, and then follow up your trip into the whale museum.

Husavik also boasts little colourful houses and snow-capped mountains as its backdrop, making it one of Iceland’s most picturesque fishing villages.

Popular Sports and Activities

Football

Golf

Rock Climbing

Horse Riding

Travel Risks in Iceland

Iceland is considered one of the safest countries in the world, and crime is virtually nonexistent, even in Reykjavik.

However, you should always exercise caution with your belongings and keep your valuables in sight at all times.

The biggest danger to you will be the changing weather in Iceland, as it can get very cold very quickly.

Embassy | Consulates

British Embassy in Iceland

Laufásvegur 31, 101 Reykjavík, Iceland

+354 550 5100

Pre Existing Medical Conditions

If you have pre existing medical conditions and you plan to travel to Iceland, we are able to provide you with a policy.

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Please check the Terms and Conditions for any Restrictions or Exclusions.

Covid-19 / Coronavirus Cover

Our Travel Insurance can cover you to travel to Iceland provided the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) is not advising against all, or all but essential travel to your destination and it is not on the red list.

All customers must follow the advice of the FCDO at the time of travel and for the duration of their trip. This includes returning to the UK if the FCDO changes their travel advice based on the risks presented at the time. https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice

  • Emergency Medical Treatment and Repatriation, when medically necessary, if you contract COVID-19 whilst abroad.
  • Cancellation if you are unable to travel because you contracted COVID-19 within 14 days of your departure date. This includes a positive pre-travel test.
  • Overseas Return Quarantine: Cover for additional accommodation & transport costs (limits apply) if you are unable to return home due to contracting Covid-19 and being told to self-isolate abroad.

Already Travelled to Iceland

Already travelled to Iceland? Forgotten to take cover? Travel Insurance has run out?

Globelink International offers a Single Trip policy if you have already travelled to Iceland.

This policy is available for all UK and EU and EEA Residents including Residents of Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway

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Please check the Policy Wording for any Restrictions or Exclusions.

Useful Websites

Holiday Weather

Daily worldwide forecasts and weather averages for your holiday.

Foreign Travel Advice

Information on safety, local laws, entry requirements, and more.

Iceland Roadtrip

Offering fully guided tours, self drive holidays, private guided tours or simply day tours, Iceland Road Trip makes it easy for you !


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