In this week’s column, we look at which medical insurance providers are cheapest for private medical flights, as well as which providers are the most expensive for public medical flights.
In this article, the cheapest private medical flight provider will be your average airline.
As per a report by TripAdvisor, for a domestic flight, the average rate of coverage per adult in India is Rs3,945.
In comparison, for an international flight, it is Rs4,842.
The average premium for the average domestic flight is Rs2,933.
For the average international flight it is more than Rs3.3 lakh.
In the last three months, there has been an increase in the average premium per adult flight.
In 2016, the rate of private medical insurance coverage for domestic flights was around Rs3 lakh per adult, according to the report.
The increase in coverage in 2017 was almost two-fold.
The annual increase in premium per adults in 2017 is Rs1.56 lakh.