While you (likely) won't be covered for coronavirus if you buy an insurance policy now, you will be covered for any other medical events while you are away... so get hit by a car or fall down some stairs and no worries about cover. Just buy a policy now here in OzHas anyone had experience or thoughts on buying medical insurance once in Japan as I've read here on the Japan.Travel website?
''The following two companies offer insurance that foreign visitors can apply after arriving in Japan. Both insurances introduce medical facilities, interpret between you and the doctor, and have cashless medical services. You can apply for insurance on their websites. For details, please check the following pages.
Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance Inc.
Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co., Ltd. ''