The test is not suitable for those who have COVID-19 like symptoms or for those who have had symptoms up to 28 days prior to the test – they should follow all government guidance regarding self-isolation and testing.
COVID-19 PCR TEST: Self Testing Home Kit
PRICE: £120 (Including postage and Royal Mail Pre-paid Tracked 24 return envelope)
What is it?
This antigen test can be performed at home. Antigen tests detect viral RNA. This requires taking a swab from the nose and throat and then analysing the specimen in the lab using the polymerase chain reaction (PCR). You may see these tests referred to as PCR tests.
They aim to answer: do I carry coronavirus now?
How Long does it take to get my results?
Please read the instructions included with your kit extremely carefully. Send the test back by Royal Mail Pre-paid Tracked 24 return envelope (Included) to the address on the instructions, or by any courier service that will deliver a Category B sample. Once the laboratory receives the test, the results will be available in 24 to 48 hours.
Please send your results back securely in the packaging provided by placing them in a Royal Mail Priory post-box before Midday. To find your closest Priority post-box, please visit https://www.royalmail.com/services-near-you#/ PLEASE NOTE PRIORITY POST BOX'S ARE NOT COLLECTED ON A SATURDAY OR SUNDAY
Generally we get 90% of results back to people in 24 hours however things such as capacity at the laboratory, Royal Mail Delays and test re-runs can mean results take slightly longer. We are not liable for any other associated costs should your results be delayed.
** Important Notice **
Please note, the demand for this home testing kit clinical service is high. Your testing kit will generally arrive within 2 working days if you order from us before 3PM, however they will always arrive inside 3 working days from the date of your order.
** We shall not be liable if the results of your test are not received before your scheduled travel arrangements and it is your responsibility to ensure that you book for the Services in advance of your scheduled travel arrangements to allow sufficient time to receive the results. Test results should normally be available within 72hrs of having the test.
As regulations might change and differ depending on the airline and destination, it is the patient’s responsibility to check for the most up to date information. As well as speaking to the airline directly, useful details can be found at: https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice **
We strongly advise:
Nothing can go in the mouth for at least 2 hours prior to testing, this includes: food, drinks, cigarettes, chewing gum, etc.
Mouthwash not to be used for 24 hours.
Nothing can go in the nose for at least 24 hours prior to testing, this includes: nasal medication, saline, hay fever sprays, cotton buds, etc.
All of the above can inhibit the sample and mean they it needs to be retested or may not enable a conclusive result to be delivered.
* Important Note: Please Read our T&C's before purchasing this product. If you proceed to "Order Now" below, you Read, Understood and agree to our Terms and Conditions.
Need an Emergency Covid-19 PCR test for a last minute flight ?
Call us on 0203 488 7351 to see if we can meet your needs by offering an out of hours covid-19 PCR test for you and your loved ones.