COVID-19 Testing for Travel
If you are travelling outside the borders of South Africa, you may be required to produce a negative COVID-19 test before departure and on arrival in your destination country.
Each country has their own set of COVID-19 compliance rules for entry. Pleasure ensure that you check your COVID-19 entry requirements with your travel agency and/or airline before booking a testing appointment.
Useful Resource – IATA Travel Centre Interactive Travel Regulations Map
View our Walk-In Testing Stations.
Kindly note that testing for travel is not claimable and can not be remitted to medical aid for reimbursement.
PCR testing is conducted at all of our walk-in COVID-19 testing sites as well as through our mobile testing service.
Results are issued within 18 or 36 hours. (Testing option dependent)
Express PCR Testing
Express PCR testing is conducted at walk-in testing sites in Gauteng and the Western Cape only and is also available through our mobile testing service.
Results are issued within 2 to 3 hours.
Rapid Antigen testing is offered at all of our walk-in COVID-19 testing centres in Johannesburg, Pretoria, Cape Town and Durban.
Results are issued within 15 to 30 minutes.
All of our COVID-19 tests are processed through Inception Biosciences. Inception Biosciences is licenced through the Department of Health specifically for the diagnostic testing of SARS COV-2.
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