How Lateral Flow Test Works?
You will need to book your test before you travel to England. This is so you can enter details of the test when you opt into the scheme on your passenger locator form.
The test will need to be collected from our pick-up point in Peterborough, on your chosen booking date.
- Test Type: COVID-19 SARS-Cov-2
- Lateral Flow Swab test
- Government approved Day 2 test
- To detect whether you currently have the virus
- Swab sample: Throat / Nose
- Result Turnaround: 15 minutes
- Accuracy: 99.3%
- Individual test cassette
- Individual solution
- Instruction Manual
- (Available individually or as a box of 25)
Most frequent questions and answers
This is a LFT swab test that tells you if you are currently infected with Coronavirus. Your results will either be ‘Positive’, ‘Negative’ or ‘Inconclusive’ (test to be retaken). Please note that this test does not include a Fit to Fly or Test to Release certificate.
These are home tests. They are collected from our pick-up point in Peterborough, not posted. Everything you need to take the test is included in the package. The test displays results within 15-30 minutes, which can be read in person, with no need for a labratory.
Your results are displayed on the test cassette and read in person. The test displays results within 15-30 minutes, which can be read in person and our Doctor-signed certificate will be sent within 12 hours.
Compared to PCR tests, LFTs are not quite as accurate but give much quicker and cost effective results. These tests are UK Government approved and the best on the market, with an overall accuracy of 98% (compared to 99.7% PCR test). Please contact us for full technical information
No, this test is a LFT test to detect current infections. To see if you have previously been infected with Coronavirus you can try our antibody test.