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Single Trip Travel Insurance

No worldly wanderer wants to have their baggage go AWOL, their phone stolen, or to sprain their ankle in a tubing calamity... but we're here to cushion the fall if things do go wrong. We've partnered up with World Nomads to bring you the best value, least stressful, and most flexible travel insurance a backpacker could need.


Calculate the cost of your insurance below - full policy coverage details will be provided when you get your quote.

Benefits of this travel insurance

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Trip Cancellation

If you have to cancel your trip, it's interrupted, or you're delayed for covered reasons, we'll reimburse you so you don't lose out on your hard earned trip.

Explorer Plan: up to $10,000
Standard Plan: up to $2,500
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Coverage for Overseas Medical Costs

It might hurt enough as it is without the added bite of costly medical bills. Don't let a trip to the hospital abroad ruin your budget. 

Explorer Plan: $100,000
Standard Plan: $100,000
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Protect your Tech

Protect your phones, cameras and laptops against loss, theft, damage or delay on the outbound journey.

Explorer Plan: $3,000
Standard Plan: $1,000

Why choose this Travel Insurance?

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24/7 Emergency Assistance

Consider us your (multi-lingual) holiday heroes, always on call to connect you with medical help or transport to ER if you need it.

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Cover for over 200 activities

From bushwalks to bobsleds, and from canyoning to camel rides, we cover over 200 types* of sports and activities worldwide.

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Keep rollin', rollin', rollin...

We understand that no traveler wants to come home. If you’re already on the road and decide to keep going, you can purchase a new policy right then and there. You don't have to end your trip to purchase more cover.

*Which activities are covered in the Standard and Premium insurance policies?

For the full list of everything you can do, click here.

Are there any restricted destinations, in which insurance coverage would not apply?

Yes. Please visit the government travel advisory for the country you are visiting. You will not be covered in countries displaying a level 4 travel advisory. If you are unsure whether the destination you are traveling to is covered, please contact STA Travel for assistance.

Tell me more...

Still want to know more about how to add travel insurance to your trip, or what the different plans include? Contact us at 800.781.4040. to chat with an STA Travel Expert and see what plan best suits your upcoming trip!

About this policy from World Nomads

This information is for residents of the United States of America. Benefits herein are described on a general basis only. There are certain restrictions, exclusions and limitations that apply to all coverages and services. This advertisement does not constitute or form any part of the Certificate / Policy or any other contract of any kind. This plan is sold by World Nomads and underwritten by: Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company and affiliated companies, Columbus, OH. Benefits are administered by: Trip Mate, Inc.*, 9225 Ward Parkway, Suite 200, Kansas City, MO, 64114, 1-844-207-1930 (*in CA, dba Trip Mate Insurance Agency) and 24-Hour Assistance Services are provided by Generali Global Assistance. Please Note: Plan benefits, limits, and provisions may vary by state jurisdiction. To review full plan details online, go to:

CONDITIONS AND LIMITATIONS - Certain limitations and exclusions apply and are detailed in the Certificate / Policy. Please review your Certificate / Policy for complete policy details, which may include coverage variations based upon your state of residency. You can view or print your state specific information at as your plan may include specific wording applicable to your state of residence. If you purchase this plan and you are not satisfied with your plan for any reason, you may return the Plan Certificate / Policy and the Confirmation / Declaration within 10 days of receipt and your plan payment will be refunded, provided you have not filed a claim or departed on your trip. For complete details visit