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One Accident Can Cost You Thousands of Dollars in Medical Bills 

Whether you're in Canada for a visit or plan to make Canada your new home, Welcome!

At Simmons Insurance Consutlants, we urge all visitors and new immigrants to purchase Travel Medical Insurance to cover the high costs that can be associated with unexpected accident or sickness while in Canada.

Travel insurance for visitors to Canada

If you're a tourist or planning to come to Canada for an extended stay, you should make sure they have proper emergency medical coverage. Hospital bills, prescription drugs, and other medical expenses can add up quickly while in Canada, and you don't want to be out of pocket for these costly expenses. Purchasing health insurance can provide you with the peace of mind you need, and could save you thousands of dollars.


  • Tourists planning to come to Canada for up to a year.

  • Coming to stay with their family or friends for up to a year.

  • Have moved to Canada and are awaiting coverage under a provincial health insurance plan. 

  • Will be working in Canada on a temporary basis.


How much does a visitors to Canada medical insurance policy cost?

As with all travel insurance prices, it varies depending on your age, pre-existing medical conditions, how long you plan to be insured for and which provider you decide to become insured with. 


We can show you various quote comparisons from a number of travel insurance providers who offer travel medical insurance for visitors to Canada, so you can compare coverage and price all in one step.


When comparing policy prices, pay close attention to whether or not there are deductibles. A deductible is a portion of a claim that you pay. Sometimes policies with deductibles save you more than the amount of the deductible itself; this is most likely to occur with policies with small deductibles like $50.

You can get a quote specific to your needs and connect to buy with any insurance provider shown, either over the phone or by purchasing online.



What exactly is covered by this medical insurance for Visitors to Canada policy?

Policies vary from provider to provider, but standard coverage typically includes medically necessary items resulting from a medical emergency like:


  • Emergency hospital accommodation and medical services

  • Diagnostic services such as X-rays

  • Emergency transportation

  • Emergency dental work

  • Prescription drugs needed as a result of a covered emergency




Plans available through our partners include:



  • Up to $1 million coverage of the eligible emergency medical expenses that you incur while visiting Canada

  • Coverage for trips lasting up to 365 days

  • Extended Health Care Coverage for: Physician Fee's, X-rays, Physiotherapist, Chiropractor, Prescription Drugs, and more

  • Dental Accidents Coverage, Emergency Hospital Services, Travel Accident Coverage, and more

  • Coverage for trips outside of Canada

  • Available as an individual, couple or family policy

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