Overseas Insurance

What is overseas insurance?

Overseas insurance is an easy way to protect your car, motorcycle, or personal property when you move to a different country. Please note that overseas insurance is not travel insurance and does not include health insurance.

If you're moving abroad, GEICO Financial Services GmbH (a GEICO affiliate) can help take the hassle out of getting international car insurance, motorcycle insurance, and personal property insurance coverage. If you're shipping your car, they can help arrange marine transit insurance. GEICO GmbH can serve as your insurance agent abroad.

Who may need overseas insurance coverage?

People who are often looking for an overseas policy are:

  • Military personnel
  • Government employees
  • Expatriates

What does overseas insurance cover?

Depending on your country, GEICO GmbH may be able to assist with auto, motorcycle, renters, and marine transit insurance.

For your specific location, please contact us. We're here to help!

Overseas Insurance for Cars, Motorcycles, and Personal Property

GEICO GmbH can help you with your insurance needs, even when you're over there. From arranging marine transit insurance to cover your vehicle while it's being shipped overseas to finding the coverages you need when you get there. They'll work with you to help you get the coverage you need so you can spend more time getting used to your new home.

International Car Insurance

Whether you're traveling to Canada, Mexico, Europe, or other countries, we or GEICO GmbH can help with your car insurance needs. Many of the coverages like collision, comprehensive, and rental vehicles are similar, and we can help you chose what's best for you.

One thing you may want to do is refresh your knowledge of the metric system for the speed limit and distances.

International Motorcycle Insurance

Riding your motorcycle in other countries can be different than in the US. However, like the US each country has their own laws, so be sure to check for things like:

  • Helmet laws
  • Special license plate tags
  • Special insurance requirements

International Property Insurance

GEICO GmbH can help you protect your personal belongings even when you're abroad. Typical things that can be covered are:

  • Fire
  • Smoke damage
  • Vandalism
  • Theft and more

Help with overseas insurance when you move abroad.

Coverage Options

Overseas insurance coverage is available for auto, motorcycle, personal property, and marine transit. GEICO GmbH can help you get overseas insurance policies in many foreign countries and can make recommendations for coverages in each country. You could get the same low rates and high-quality GEICO customer service that you get in the United States.

Country-Specific Agents

Around the corner, even halfway around the world. Stop in, call, or email one of our overseas locations to speak with someone who knows the ins and outs of international insurance coverage in your area.

Easy Payment Methods

With flexible payment plans, choose a plan that works for you. For more information, contact your overseas insurance agent.

Other Insurance Options for Traveling Abroad

Travel or Short-Term Insurance

If you're taking a vacation, going home for the holidays, or visiting friends, travel insurance can help protect your trip. The last thing you want to think about is something going wrong. GEICO can get you a quote for travel insurance for additional peace of mind.

Mexico or Canada Auto Insurance

If you drive your car into Mexico, your US auto insurance policy can't come with you. Driving your car in Mexico requires a separate auto policy. But don't worry. GEICO can help you get a Mexico auto insurance quote.

Driving your car into Canada? Learn more about car insurance coverage in Canada or contact a GEICO licensed agent for additional information.

Please note:

The above is meant as general information and as general policy descriptions to help you understand the different types of coverages. These descriptions do not refer to any specific contract of insurance and they do not modify any definitions, exclusions or any other provision expressly stated in any contracts of insurance. Flexible payment plans may not be available for all products. We encourage you to speak to your insurance representative and to read your policy contract to fully understand your coverages.

Overseas coverages are provided by non-affiliated insurance companies through GEICO Financial Services GmbH, a GEICO affiliate, representing Mirascon Versicherungsagentur GmbH in Belgium and Germany,  representing Nobis Compagnia di Assicurazione SpA in Italy, representing Clements Worldwide in the England and Wales, and representing Patria Hispana, S.A. de Seguros y Reaseguros in Spain. Overseas offices other than Kaiserslautern are operated by independent contractors.

When you select Belgium, Germany or Other and click on the "START QUOTE" button, you will be taken to a site owned by Mirascon Insurance Solutions, not GEICO. When you select United Kingdom and click on the “START QUOTE” button you will be taken to a site owned by Clements Worldwide, not GEICO. GEICO Financial Services GmbH is an appointed representative of Clements Europe Ltd which is registered in England and Wales under registration number 06918946 and is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to conduct insurance mediation activities.

GEICO has no control over the privacy practices of the companies mentioned above and assumes no responsibility in connection with your use of their website. Any information that you provide directly to them is subject to the privacy policy posted on their website.

When you select Mexico and click on the "START QUOTE", button you will be taken to the International Insurance Group, Inc. website. This site is not owned by GEICO. Any information that you provide directly to International Insurance Group, Inc. on its website is subject to the privacy policy posted on their website, which you should read before proceeding. GEICO assumes no responsibility for their privacy practices or the use of their website.

Mexico Tourist Auto Insurance and Mexico Watercraft Liability Insurance coverages are written through non-affiliated insurance companies and are secured through GEICO Insurance Agency, Inc.