Covid Rapid Antigen Test
Travel certificate included – £75

Available at Cheltenham Travel Clinic

  • Confirms if you have an active Covid-19 infection.

  • Results released within 15 minutes.

  • Performed by our team of highly trained travel clinic pharmacists.

  • Test report & medical certificate issued. Signed by a GMC registered Doctor

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Please note that only limited number of countries now accept a rapid antigen test or border entry. In most instances the more traditional PCR lab analysed test is required. If this is the case click here for our next day service PCR lab analysed test.

This rapid antigen test is NOT on the French border control list of rapid antigen tests. The French border WILL accept a negative PCR test result. Click here.

Due to the constantly evolving nature of the pandemic and border controls it is the travellers responsibility to check the destination country’s requirements.

The cost for this test, test report and signed medical certificate is £75.

  • This can be to ensure you are:
    • safe to return back to work
    • safe to see a loved one
    • safe to travel (limited to a handful of countries accepting rapid antigen tests rather than PCR tests).

    Your employer may want tests done regularly so that you are safe to continue your work.

The Covid-19 rapid antigen test will test if you currently have the coronavirus. This is done by taking a swab of the nose and the back of the throat. It detects if there is viral genetic material present.

In – Pharmacy testing. 

The sample is taken by our trained GPhC registered pharmacist or other healthcare professional in pharmacy consultation room. The result is confirmed in 15 minutes. We will issue you a test report and fit-to-fly certificate (if negative) there and then.

The Covid-19 Rapid Antigen Test is from Fortress Diagnostics. It is CE certified, IVD and Government approved. Relative Sensitivity: 96.72% | Relative Specificity: 99.22% | Accuracy: 98.74%

Fortress Diagnostics is partnering with the Department of Health & Social Care in the Real Time Assessment of Community Transmission (REACT) Study into COVID-19. The REACT study is the largest public study ever.

It is being led by Imperial College London and Ipsos MORI and is looking to understand how many people are currently infected, or have been infected, with the COVID-19 virus.

If you receive a positive result you should remain in self-isolation, and inform your healthcare provider of your result. You should follow the guidance provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).If you develop emergency warning signs for COVID-19 get medical attention immediately. Emergency warning signs include*:

  • Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
  • Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
  • New confusion or inability to arouse
  • Bluish lips or face

This list is not all inclusive. Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning.

Rapid Antigen Test £75

   James Pharmacy

  01242 522 880

  Clinic Hours

Monday to Friday 09:00-18:00
Saturday 09:00-13:00
Sunday Clinician unavailable
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   Wymans Brook Pharmacy

  01242 221988

  Clinic Hours

Monday to Friday 09:00-18:00
Saturday 09:00-13:00
Sunday Clinician unavailable
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We offer bookings and walk-in appointments to suit your needs.
Our pharmacists have received specific training in providing travel vaccination services.

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