Mon-Fri 8am-8pm Sat 9am-5pm

High Blood Pressure Travel Insurance

If you have ever been diagnosed with high blood pressure, also known as hypertension, you must declare this to your travel insurance provider. Many people do innocently forget to declare conditions such as high blood pressure because they are on preventive medication so they forget they have the condition. If you are taking medication to prevent the condition you must still declare it and buy the appropriate travel insurance for high blood pressure if you want it covered. However, should you not declare your high blood pressure or decide you want to exclude cover, be aware you will also be excluding cover for any attributed conditions such as:

  • Stroke
  • Heart attack
  • Angina
  • Cardiovascular disease

Travel insurance to cover high blood pressure does not need to be expensive; at Insurancewith we have a specific medical screening for people with high blood pressure. If your condition is well controlled, in many cases there is no extra premium to pay to include high blood pressure cover on your travel insurance policy. You can also include cover for other medical conditions on this policy, these can be conditions you have a result of having high blood pressure or conditions that are completely separate. The affordable premiums we charge do not mean you will have less cover than other more expensive policies, our specialist travel insurance include all the usual things you would expect such as cover for lost luggage, delayed travel, cancellation etc., as well as:

  • Up to £10 million cover for medical emergencies
  • 24 hour emergency helpline, manned by qualified Doctors
  • Repatriation cover
  • 14 day cooling off period

Furthermore, because our policies are specifically for people with medical conditions, we are expert at dealing with our customers’ medical emergencies in foreign countries, and have access to a global team of people with medical expertise to make sure any medical situation, emergency or otherwise are dealt with smoothly. Taking out an Insurancewith travel insurance policy is easy, you can either call our UK Customer Care Centre on 0845 1633 450 or medically screen and buy online.

Get a Quote


Available Policies

You can choose from one of the following travel insurance policies, to suit your travelling needs;

Optional Extras

Depending on your chosen policy, you can select from several optional extras in the checkout including;

  • Golf Extension
  • Fishing Extension
  • Wedding Extension
  • Cruise Extension
  • Hundreds of Sports & Activities
  • And many more…

“I was finding it difficult to get cover for myself and my wife – tried both Comparethemarket and Tesco’s who could not cover us. We are so pleased you are able to cover us and are delighted with the price you have quoted.”

Read Testimonials
Our Rating

insurancewith is rated 4.7 / 5 based on 12 customer reviews

High Blood Pressure Info

High blood pressure shouldn’t be a hugely restricting condition, especially when it comes to going away on holiday. At Insurancewith, we believe that everyone has the right to travel and with years of experience in insuring those with medical conditions, we understand any worries you might have about travelling along with any complications to having high blood pressure, such as also having high cholesterol too.

Although you might not feel like your high blood pressure is a condition worth insuring because it doesn’t bother you or it doesn’t need strict management like a lot of other medical conditions, it is essential that you buy medical travel insurance for it. Travel insurance is like a security that if the worst happens, you don’t have to worry about money, and you can focus on what’s important.

So should something go wrong whilst you were away, you fell ill and it had something to do with the medication you were on for your high blood pressure or directly related to the high blood pressure itself, you could find yourself on the end of some really expensive medical bills, had you not told your travel insurers about the condition. With Insurancewith medical travel insurance, not only is your condition covered, provided you tell us about it, but we provide cover for any incurred medical expenses and even cancellation charges should you have to return home.

Our innovative and award-winning medical screening programme ensures that each customer is given a bespoke quote based entirely on their individual medical situation and the risk they pose in going abroad, not a generic quote with a really high premium. Our prices are highly competitive and our cover is wide-ranging, offering you the best possible security for your trip.

FAQ's

If you have a question you need answering, why not take a look at our most frequently asked questions.

If you still cannot find what you are looking for please do not hesitate to contact us where a member of the team will be waiting to help.

Latest News


Hybrid SYS
Reducing alcohol intake has significant effects on blood pressure levels

New studies have found that significantly reducing your alcohol intake can lower your blood pressure and reduce the chances of having a heart attack. Research published in the British Medical Journal has examined over 260,000 participants and found that reducing alcohol consumption, even for those who are initially only light drinkers, can lower blood pressure […]

Photo courtesy of Zave Smith
Blood pressure treatments save 70,000 lives each year

Tens of thousands of lives have been saved since the 1990s because patients with high blood pressure have been diagnosed and treated more effectively. A study using data from five Health Survey for England polls meant that experts were researching and analysing trends in blood pressure treatment. Professor Neil Poulter, one of the researchers from […]

Photo courtesy of withings.com
Portable blood pressure monitor comes to life…on your phone

For those suffering from hypertension, or high blood pressure, going away on holiday can be difficult without the doctor being ten minutes from your house, and being able to keep an eye on your blood pressure. Portable blood pressure monitors have been around for a while, but now there’s apps and gadget add-ons which can […]

Picture courtesy of ish-world.com
World Hypertension Day reaches 10th anniversary

May 17th will mark the tenth anniversary of World Hypertension day, an initiative developed by the World Hypertension League (WHL) in 2005 in order to raise awareness about high blood pressure around the world.   The theme for this year is ‘Know Your Blood Pressure’. As high blood pressure is the biggest risk factor for […]

View All
Share this page:
InsuranceWith Awards
Get a Quote Retrieve a Quote