Postal COVID-19 Travel Tests

If you order after 2pm your kit/s will be dispatched the following day. Please avoid weekends and public holidays.

Fit-to-Fly

 

Leaving the UK (information)

Why?

  • If you are travelling out of the UK you may need to have a PCR test carried out prior to travelling

When to swab?

  • It can be within 24h, 48h or 72h before traveling. Please confirm with the country of arrival and your airline/transport of choice.

Test includes:

  • Test result within 24h
  • Online portal access with PCR certificate
  • Customer service assistance

£49.99

Day 2 Green List

 

Green list countries No vaccine required (information)

Why?

  • Travelling back from a Green listed country
  • No vaccination or One vaccination only

When to swab?

  • For Day 2: day 0, 1 or 2

Test includes:

  • Test result within 24h
  • Online portal access with PCR certificate
  • Customer service assistance

£49.99

Day 2 Amber List

 

Amber list countries Fully/Double vaccinated UK, many EU & USA

Why?

  • Travelling back from an Amber list country
  • Fully/Double vaccinated
  • UK resident that can prove their vaccination status on the NHS app
  • Had a second vaccine 14 days before arrival back into the UK.

When to swab?

  • For Day 2: day 0, 1 or 2

Test Includes:

  • Test result within 24hrs
  • Online portal access with PCR certificate
  • Customer service assistance

£49.99

Day 2&8 Amber List

 

Amber List (Non-Vaccinated) - information

Why?

  • Travelling back from an Amber listed country  (link to GOV.UK)
  • Non- vaccinated
  • No vaccination or One vaccination only

When to swab?

  • For Day 2: day 0, 1 or 2 – knowing that your arrival date is day 0
  • For Day 8: day 8, 9 or 10 – knowing that your arrival date is day 0

Test Includes:

  • Test result within 24h
  • Online portal access with PCR certificate
  • Customer service assistance

£89.99

Day 5 Test-to-Release

 

Amber list countries Non-Vaccinated (information)

Why?

  • Travelling back from an Amber list country (Link to GOV.UK)
  • Non- vaccinated
  • Booked Day2 & Day8 tests
  • To reduce your 10 days quarantine to 5 days
  • Negative result on Day 2

When to swab?

  • Test on day 5 (not valid before) knowing that your arrival date is day 0

Test includes:

  • Test result on the same day if dropped off before 12pm
  • Online portal access with PCR certificate
  • Customer service assistance

£49.99

The Process

Order your Test
  Order your test
  Test Delivered
Complete Your Test
Complete Your Test
Return to Laboratory
  Return to Lab
TRAVEL CERTIFICATE
  Results arrive, off      you go

These kits are returned by post only.

Post your sample in one of over 35,000 specially selected Royal Mail priority post boxes. 

The Royal Mail link to help you find your nearest Priority Mail Box. (Instructions in your kit too.)

TRAVEL FAQS

What you need to know (COVID-19 Testing) entering and leaving the UK (England).

ONLINE TRAVEL TESTING FAQs

PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM (see button)

You must complete a passenger locator form online before you arrive in the UK.

  • It’s free to submit the form.
  • You can submit the form any time in the 48 hours before you arrive in the UK.
  • You’ll need to show your form when you check in to travel or board your plane, train or ferry to the UK.

What you need to know

  • The information you give will be used to contact you if someone you travelled with develops COVID-19 symptoms. It may also be used to check that you are either: Quarantining in the place you’re staying in quarantining in a hotel
  • Your information will be kept for 42 days then deleted, unless it’s needed for related work.
  • If you create an account, the information you’ve saved will be kept for up to 6 months from the date you last signed in.
  • Your account and all the information stored in it will then be deleted.
  • Your information will be used in line with the UK Governement privacy policy.

If you’re travelling with other people

  • Each adult must complete their own form.
  • You can include someone under 18 years old who is travelling with you on your form, if you are staying together at the same UK address.
  • If you’re entering Scotland, they must be under 16.

When you do not need to complete the form

  • You do not need to complete the passenger locator form or book COVID-19 tests if you’re travelling from one of the following places, and you were there for 10 days or more:
  • Ireland the Channel Islands the Isle of Man (this likely to change)
  • You do not have to complete the form if your job means you’re exempt.

If you need to update your details

If any of your information changes after you have submitted your form, for example your travel details or contact information, you must complete a new form.

Button opens new page to GOV.UK Passenger Locator Form