Coronavirus Outbreak Updates

We are currently experiencing unusually high claim call volumes.  To serve all of our customers more efficiently, please consider filing your claim via email to or through our claims website.  During this high-volume time, please allow 4-5 days for a response via email. We appreciate your patience.  We recognize travelers are concerned about the coronavirus outbreak and the impact on their travel plans and travel insurance coverage.  Learn More.  Claims questions can also be emailed to 


Travel insurance Can Be Hard. We Make it Easy.

With some travel insurance companies, the quote process can be complicated, and you don’t find out your travel mishap isn’t covered until it’s too late. Worst of all, your claim might not get paid until weeks after you return home.

We make it simple, fast, and effortless, from quotes to support:

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Getting quotes is fast and easy, and it takes only a few minutes to get coverage.

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“Luckily I didn’t have a claim. The website made the policy purchase very easy and it provided good coverage at a competitive price.”
– Maria C.

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Our streamlined plans include just what you need, clearly laid out and explained simply.

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Easy and affordable selection to get the coverage you need!” 
– Brett O.

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If you have a claim, BHTP processes and pays claims up to five times faster than the industry average.*

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“Paid and in my bank account before I got home!” 
– David J.

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If you need help when you’re traveling, BHTP offers 24/7 emergency travel assistance.

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I was impressed with BHTP services through the entire process and highly recommend anyone traveling to utilize their services! 
– Debbie T.

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Trip Insurance with the Strength and Security of Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection.

Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection has been protecting customers and their travel dreams for years, and is backed by Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Company’s A.M. Best A++ rated financial security and strength to give you peace of mind; plus the fastest claim payments in the travel insurance industry.*

When You Buy Trip Insurance From Us, You’re Buying Peace Of Mind.

Travel insurance (or trip insurance, as it’s sometimes called) from Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection can cover you:

  • When you have to cancel your trip
  • When you have to return home early because of an emergency
  • When you have a medical emergency
  • When your luggage is lost, damaged, or delayed
  • If you have a travel delay
  • If your flight is cancelled
  • If you miss your connection                                                                         

And if you have a claim, you can choose your method of payment like PayPal which can enable same-day payments, or you can choose bank deposit or the traditional paper check.

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“I bought travel insurance for the first time last summer, and, as chance would have it, I needed it due to an unexpected illness. It was a great experience in every way. Not only did the medical emergency resolve without sequelae, the service at BH was quick, professional, positive, and EASY!"
– James G.

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"Love BHTP - makes travel issues fun to deal with and you get paid fast!” 
– Jason H.


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Protecting You Around The Globe With International Travel Insurance.

France, Mexico, England, the Caribbean, even destinations as exotic as Greenland or Djibouti: Just about anywhere you want to travel in the world, Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection can protect your trip.

With worldwide travel coverage, it’s easy to protect your memories when you choose international travel insurance, from Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection.

The Benefits of Buying Travel Insurance Directly from Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection.

“Buying direct” means you’re buying directly from an insurance company. It’s one of the best ways to buy our revolutionary travel insurance and flight insurance plans, because you get:

  • A more streamlined purchase experience. You see just our plans – just the plans you need – with the right plan recommended for you.
  • A portable purchase experience. Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection plans can be bought via your mobile device.
  • Great customer service. Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection's customer service experts are on hand during business hours (7 a.m.-7 p.m. Central Time) to answer your policy questions. They can even match the right coverage to your travel needs. If you have second thoughts, our 15-day “free-look” period lets you cancel without obligation after you buy the policy.                              

All backed by the financial strength and security of Berkshire Hathaway National Indemnity group of insurance companies. website on smartphone

Get a Quote for Your Travel Insurance Cost and Coverage.

Get more out of your travel with the peace of mind of simple, fast travel insurance from Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection.

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Want more info? Check out our online guide, “What is Travel Insurance All About?”

We’ve provided in-depth answers to all your travel insurance questions, starting with:

Chapter 1: What is travel insurance?

Chapter 2: What does travel insurance cover?

Chapter 3: How much does travel insurance cost?

... Or choose one of the many other chapters below!

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* Based on industry average. Fastest payment on approved claims is based on electronic payment of claim. Speed of transaction varies by processing financial institution.

The full coverage terms and details, including limitations and exclusions, are contained in the insurance policy. If you have questions about coverage available under our plans, please review the policy or contact us at 844-411-2487 or Please visit for underwriter information.

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