Insurance in Spain – Health, Travel, Home & Car

We think it is very important to ensure you are covered while you are away in a foreign country.  You really can’t predict if you will need cover in advance, so it is best to have peace of mind when you are traveling.  It is a good idea to check out your options of Insurance in Spain.  We will review both travel insurance and medical insurance.

It is a good idea to check out your options of Insurance in Spain. We will review travel insurance, car insurance & expat health insurance. Almunecar and anywhere in Spain. Read more on

Travel Insurance

If you are visiting Spain or the Almuñécar area for a vacation, holiday or a scoping trip for your move, you will likely want to be protected with Travel Insurance Spain.   We recommend World Nomads Insurance and have used it several times ourselves.  Find out now, if you should buy travel insurance.  Your health in Spain matters and you want to be sure you are covered during your visit.

World Nomads

Feel free to obtain a quick quote, to see how much it would be for your upcoming Trip.

Why buy travel insurance from World

  1. Backed by specialist insurers and global assistance partners
  2. Buy Online, even if you’ve already left home
  3. Extend and claim online while travelling
  4. Covers a range of adventure sports and activities
  5. Give a little back and support a community development project


Travelex’s Travel Select travel insurance provides comprehensive coverage for most travelers. Whether you’re traveling for business, with your family, or for fun, Travelex’s premium insurance plan, Travel Select, offers the benefits and customizable upgrades you need to help keep yourself – and your vacation investment – protected.  Travel Select Insurance Plan


Insbrok also offers all types of insurance
Travel Insurance, Home Insurance, Renters Insurance, Auto Insurance, Moto Insurance and more.



Health Insurance for Spain / Medical Insurance

Of course if you are living in Spain and are a non-EU citizen, you will likely need to provide proof of Medical or Health Insurance Coverage.   Depending on the plan you purchase, you will likely have full coverage for hospitalization, repatriation, dental, optical and more.  There are many options for health insurance for expats in Spain.  You will need private health insurance for Spanish residency.

You usually obtain your health insurance for Spain prior to your residency approval.  You will be able to purchase the expat health insurance while you are in your home country.  We have an extensive post about the health insurance Spain costs and options available for those living in Spain or wanting to move to Spain.

Let's talk Health Insurance Spain!  You will find it is quite easy to obtain and is very affordable compared to other countries.  The health insurance companies we recommend provide healthcare in Spain for expats, students, retirees and more.  We share some info about the cost of health insurance in Spain and tips for coverage. Read more on


We also will let you know which Medical Insurance Wagoners Abroad has purchased in the past and what we are currently using in Spain.  You won’t believe how inexpensive it is to have full health coverage in Spain!

Car Insurance

Many of your health insurance companies also offer auto or car insurance in Spain.  You may also check with your bank, as they may provide a discount to various types of insurance for their account holders.  We have a full post about car insurance for Spain and it provides you with complete instructions on how to complete and EU Accident report.

Car insurance in Spain is pretty straightforward, and in this post, we will share with you Spain car insurance options.  Having car insurance is a legal requirement in Spain, so make sure you're covered before getting the open road.  We'll also review the EU accident report form in the event you have an accident. Read more on


We hope you enjoy your time in Spain!


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Heidi is passionate about travel (50+ countries) and loves experiencing the world with husband and their kids. In Aug 2012, they left the “perfect American life”, quit their jobs, sold their belongings and moved to Almuñécar. She likes to share all of her favorites things about the area, as well as practical information too. You may also view their family travel blog, Wagoners Abroad, at