Compare travel insurance for Pakistan

Owing to recent security concerns, a trip to Pakistan should be taken with a safety-first approach. Here’s how to find and compare Pakistan travel insurance that can help you get on and enjoy this vast country, which is packed with natural and cultural riches. 

Wouter Van Rijn From the Travel team
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How much is travel insurance for Pakistan?

If you’re planning a trip to Pakistan, worldwide travel insurance could cost from £10** for a week or £16*** for annual travel, based on Compare the Market data in February 2019.  

**50% of people could achieve a quote of '£10' for worldwide travel insurance for Pakistan based on Compare the Market data in February 2019
 
***50% of people could achieve a quote of '£16' for multi travel insurance for Pakistan based on Compare the Market data in February 2019

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Do I need a visa for Pakistan?

Brits need to get a visa before visiting Pakistan; you’ll need to apply through the High Commission for Pakistan. Also, your passport should be valid for at least six months at the time of your visa application. 

Do I need vaccinations to visit Pakistan?

You should check with your doctor at least eight weeks before you travel to Pakistan. You might be advised to have vaccines including hepatitis A, typhoid and tetanus (these are typically free on the NHS).

Any other things to keep in mind when visiting Pakistan?

Natural disasters – Pakistan is in an earthquake zone and is occasionally prone to landslides and flooding. Check your policy’s wording to see if your insurance covers you for extreme events.  

Climate – The country’s winter runs from around November to March, when conditions are typically warm with cool breezes in coastal areas. Pakistan’s summer, from April to July, can be extremely hot, while monsoon season runs from July to September.

Tipping – High-end hotels and restaurants may add a 10% service charge to your service bills. Tipping elsewhere is discretionary, but giving about 30-50 rupees at local restaurants is likely to be welcomed.

Time difference – Pakistan is four hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).

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