Travel insurance Germany

Make sure you have the right travel insurance for Germany. Some things you should take into account are:

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What is covered with travel insurance to Germany?

Our policies cover over 100 sports and activities, so you can get up to more on your holiday. We also offer a range of benefits, some of which include:

Our Silver, Gold and Black policies also allow you to declare any pre-existing medical conditions.

For more information about what’s covered with travel insurance for Germany, have a read of our policy documents here.

We’ve put together some important information that you might want to know before your trip to Germany, so you have the best possible experience.

Most common languages spokenGermany
PopulationApprox. 83 million
Plug typePlug type F
Driving sideRight-hand side
SeasonsSpring – March to May
Summer – June to August
Autumn – September to November
Winter – December to February
LawsLocal laws and customs

Do I need a visa for Germany?

No, if you’re a UK citizen travelling to Germany you don’t need to apply for a visa.

Healthcare in Germany

UK citizens are entitled to a free Global Health Insurance Card (GHIC) or may still hold an EHIC which can cover you for necessary medical treatments in public healthcare centres in Germany. However, it’s always important to make sure you have adequate travel insurance that includes medical cover too.

You can find more information about healthcare in Germany here.

What if I need emergency assistance in Germany?

If you find yourself in the unfortunate situation of needing medical treatment or assistance while in Germany, you or someone on your behalf can contact our 24-hour medical assistance team.

 Did you know that…?


  1. Unlimited emergency medical expenses available on Black level policies.
  2. InsureandGo’s Gold achieved a Which? Best Buy.