At Worldwide Travel Health Clinic, we now offer an exceptional COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Test service. You will visit our clinic, where our qualified healthcare professional will take a nasal swab sample.
Please note: This service is not suitable if you have symptoms of COVID-19 or if you think you may have COVID-19. This service is also not suitable if you, anyone in your household or support bubble have symptoms of COVID-19 or you have been told to isolate after contact with a person that has tested positive for COVID-19.
You must stay at home and follow the latest government guidance.
1. What is a Rapid Antigen Test?
The COVID-19 Rapid Antigen test detects specific proteins situated on the cell membranes of the COVID-19 virus. These proteins are known as antigens and can be quickly detected, within 15 minutes, using the lateral flow immunoassay device.
2. How much does the test cost?
Our in-clinic COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Test Service costs £39.
3. How long do results take?
There is no laboratory testing required, therefore results are available in just 15 minutes.
4. Can this test be used for travelling abroad?
The majority of destinations worldwide require proof of a negative PCR test result before allowing entry. You must check with your airline/destination if they are accepting a negative Rapid Antigen Test. The testing and entry requirements for countries are regularly changing, so it’s important to be aware of the specific requirements for the country you are travelling to before booking a test. This information is available at: https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice.
5. Are certificates issued?
Yes, most certainly!
6. How will I receive my results?
You will receive your results & certificate via email. The file will be PDF file; therefore, it can be downloaded on to your smartphone. Some airlines/destinations require a paper copy of your certificate.