International travel benefit

The International Travel Benefit is offered by Europ Assistance SA, and provides cover for emergency medical expenses incurred as a result of an unexpected illness or injury during an international journey.

  • Benefit - R5-million emergency medical cover (including repatriation, evacuation and transportation)
  • R300 000 terrorism extension cover
  • R1 380 co-payment applies per emergency claim

Cover is effective for 90 days from when you pass through the passport control leaving South Africa. Please note that you need to get authorisation for emergency medical expenses incurred above R5 000. For more information, contact Europ Assistance South Africa 0861 127 332. 

If you need a travel certificate, email