Day 2 & Day 8 COVID-19 Testing

Book

Call: 0191 543 9302

Email: sales@geneblitz.com

Attend

Visit our laboratory in Lanchester, County Durham for your sample collection

Results

Results are sent via email as a PDF report within 48 hours.

Appointment Information

Valid Photo ID

You are required to bring a form of valid photo ID (passport is preferred) to your sample collection appointment.

Face Covering

Please remember to wear a face mask or covering to your appointment and to maintain social distancing whilst on our premises.

Arrival

Please arrive to your appointment at your scheduled time. If you are running late, please notify us by calling or emailing.

Test Prices

Day 2

£72

Day 2 & 8

£144

Additional Tests

Day 5

£72

The prices displayed above are including VAT and cover the cost of the entire service you require.

If you’re coming to England from an amber list country and are not fully vaccinated with an authorised vaccine you must:

1. quarentine on arrival at home or in the place you are staying

2. take a day 2 test after you arrive in England – on or before day 2

3. take a day 8 test after you arrive in England – on or after day 8

The day you arrive in England is classed as day 0.

If your day 2 test is positive you do not have to take the day 8 test.

If you’re coming to England from an amber list country and you have been full vaccinated with a vaccine by approved bodies you:

1. must take a COVID-19 test on or before day 2 dafter you arrive in England.

You do not have to quarantine hen you arrive in England.

Please note that the day you arrive back into England is classed as day 0.

In the UK, ‘fully vaccinated’ means you’ve had either:

– 2 doses of an approved 2 dose vaccine (such as Pfizer or AsraZeneca)

– one dose of an apprivd single dose vaccine (such as Janssen)

You must have had your final dose at least 14 whole days before you arrive in England. The day you had your final dose does not count as one of the 14 days.

If your day 2 test result is positive, you and your household must self-isolate for 10 full days. The day of the test is day 0.

If you test positive for COVID-19 you and your household must quarentine for 10 days from the day after you took the test.

The day of the test is classed as day 0.

You could be fined up to £2,000 if you do not take the required tests.

You must order you tests from a private provider such as ourselves. You cannot use NHS COVID-19 tests for you day 2 or day 8 tests.

See the full list of private providers for inbound travel tests here: Find a coronavirus (COVID-19) travel test provider if you’re arriving in England – GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)

Yes. It does not matter how long you’re visiting England, you still have to book and pay for the tests.