Pre-departure Test (PCR)

Fit to Fly Test, suitable for countries that require a PCR test prior to travel. This package includes the Government-approved test to take, which come with free delivery and return labels to send to the lab.

* We have a 95% success rate of results within 24 hours of receiving your sample at the Lab. Please note that Royal Mail have limited collections and deliveries on Saturdays and no collections or deliveries on Sundays. If you are flying on a Saturday, Sunday, Monday or Tuesday, please take this into account as it may effect how quickly your sample is delivered to the Lab for processing. CT24 cannot be held responsible for delays in delivery from Royal Mail.

£38.00

Product Information

Description

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Order the tests online prior to your departure, with free delivery to your chosen location

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We will request personal information and details of your journey to register the test

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Your tests will be despatched the day after ordering, with free next day delivery via DPD

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Take the test and use the prepaid envelope to send your test to the lab for analysis. Please consider the testing window for your destination country

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Our Lab will process your results within 24 hours of the lab receiving the test (once delivered by Royal Mail)

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Present your certificate on your travels and enjoy your journey!

To decide when you need to take your test, you will need to check the requirements with your airline and/or destination. Most locations require results within 48-72 hours of your arrival but please check this thoroughly as it is your responsibility to ensure you receive your results in the right timeframe. All tests are sent next day delivery on purchase and include a return label to the Lab.

Your Fit to Fly certificate will be dated for the time your sample is registered and results are processed.

It is important to note that Royal Mail have limited collections and deliveries on Saturdays and no collections or deliveries on Sundays. If you are flying on a Saturday, Sunday, Monday or Tuesday, please take this into account as it may effect how quickly your sample is delivered to the Lab for processing.

  • Test Type: COVID-19 SARS-Cov-2
  • Lateral Flow / Antigen test
  • To detect whether you currently have the virus
  • Swab sample: Throat / Nose
  • Result Turnaround: 15 minutes
  • Accuracy: 99.3%

FAQ

This test will tell you whether you are positive or negative with Covid-19. The test is a government requirement of the country to which you are travelling. Please check your destination of travel for specific rules. 

UK travel advice

These tests are carried out at home. Everything you need will be sent to you in your package. The test includes a return label to our UKAS ISO accredited lab, for once the sample has been taken. The test is processed in the same way as the NHS and UK Government, for the most accurate results.

Once we have received your results from the validation team, we will generate a Fit to Fly certificate that will include your name, DOB, passport number and address. It will show the test result, time and date of sample/result and a signature from our UKAS approved Laboratory. This is the standard certificate accepted by all airlines but if you need anything else please ask.

To decide when you need to take your test, you will need to check the requirements with your airline and/or destination. Most locations require results within 48-72 hours of your arrival but please check this thoroughly as it is your responsibility to ensure you receive your results in the right timeframe. All tests are sent next day delivery on purchase and include a return label to the Lab.

Your Fit to Fly certificate will be dated for the time your sample is registered and results are processed.

It is important to note that Royal Mail have limited collections and deliveries on Saturdays and no collections or deliveries on Sundays. If you are flying on a Saturday, Sunday, Monday or Tuesday, please take this into account as it may effect how quickly your sample is delivered to the Lab for processing.

This indicates you are currently infected with Covid-19 and will be unable to travel. You will need to isolate and follow the latest Government guidance as per this: www.gov.uk/coronavirus

Our PCR tests are the same as those used in the NHS and UK Government, which are ‘gold standard’ in detecting infection for Covid-19. All tests are processed by our UKAS ISO accredited lab and are 99.7% accurate with the correct sampling technique.

We keep your data secure in our system and ensure your privacy is maintained throughout the process. All samples are disposed of following analysis.

Please note that positive tests results will be shared as anonymised data with Public Health England as this is a legal obligation.

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