UK Government Listed Covid Tests for International Travel Arrivals

Day 2 & 8 Covid-19 Tests from £150

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One5 Health is a UK Government and DHSC listed provider of Day 2 and Day 8 Covid-19 RT-PCR tests for international travel arrivals to England. We offer in clinic testing from 2 central London clinic locations or at-home testing nationwide in England.

We offer the following Arrivals Tests and Packages:

You are permitted by law to leave your quarantine address for the purpose of attending an appointment for Day 2, Day 5 (Test to Release) & Day 8 covid tests in one of our clinics.

For full details please see the FAQ section below. Please see the government website for further information.

International Arrivals Covid Tests

In Clinic Tests

1. a) In Clinic Day 2 Arrival RT-PCR Test.
Suitable for:

  • All approved Fully Vaccinated Travellers

  • Children under 18 and resident in the UK or resident in one of the listed countries or territories with UK Government approved vaccination programmes.

  • NOT Fully Vaccinated Arrivals leaving England before Day 8

Booking reference number will be provider after booking.

£180

1. b) In Clinic Day 2 & Day 8 Test (2 Test Package).
For all NOT Fully Vaccinated travellers or those not vaccinated under a UK Government approved vaccination programme overseas. Book Your Day 2 Test Online Now.
We will contact you following this to book your Day 8 Test.
Booking reference number will be provider after booking.

£280

1. c) In Clinic Day 2, Day 5 (Test to Release) & Day 8 (3 Test Package).
For Not Fully Vaccinated travellers. Book Your Day 2 Test Online Now.
We will contact you following this to book your Day 5 and Day 8 Tests.
Booking reference number will be provider after booking.

£425

At Home Tests

At Home Day 2 Test Only (Green List/Amber List) - £150
At Home Day 2 & Day 8 Tests (2 Test Package) - £250
At Home Day 2, 5 (Test to Release & Day 8 Tests (3 Test Package) - £375

Multiple delivery options available.
Booking reference number will be provider after booking.

Turnaround Times for Results

For Day 2, Day 5 (Test to Release) and Day 8 Tests:

  • same day results (by midnight) for tests that reach our lab by 1pm or testing done in clinic before midday.

  • next day results (by 2pm) for tests we reaching our after 1pm or testing done in clinic after midday.

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One5 Health Marylebone

83 Baker Street

London

W1U 6AG

One5 Health City

30 Moorgate

London

EC2R 6PJ

Day 2 and Day Covid Tests FAQs

What are the new requirements for testing on day 2 and 8 after returning to England?


From 15th February onwards, everyone allowed to travel to England from outside the Common Travel Area who are not travelling from a red list country must:

  • Quarantine for 10 days
  • Take a COVID-19 test on day 2 and 8 of quarantine
  • Follow the national lockdown rules
Please see further information on the government website. If you’re travelling to Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland, you’ll need to follow separate guidelines.




What is the Common Travel Area?


The Common Travel Area comprises the United Kingdom, Ireland, the Isle of Man, and the Channel Islands. The British Overseas Territories are not included. Further information is on the government website.




What do I do if I’m travelling from a ‘red list’ country?


A red list country is a country where travel to the UK is banned. Anyone who is arriving in England who has visited or passed through a country on the red list in the 10 days before their arrival needs to follow the UK government’s guidance.




What do I need to do before I travel to England?


If you’ve visited or passed through a country on the red list in the 10 days before arriving in England, please refer to the question: ‘What if I’m travelling from a ‘red list’ country. If you haven’t visited or passed through a country on the red list in the 10 days before arriving in England, you must:

  • Take a COVID-19 test and get a negative result no more than during the 3 days before you travel.
  • Book and pay for a Travel Test Package, which will includes COVID-19 tests to be taken on or before day 2 and on or after day 8 of your quarantine. After you have booked you will be provided with a booking reference number.
  • Complete a passenger locator form with details of where you will quarantine when you arrive and the Travel Test Package booking reference number.




What happens if I provide incorrect information or don’t quarantine?


You can receive substantial fines. Please check the government website for further information.




How do I book a day 2 and 8 testing package?


You will be able to book your testing package through the government website. Alternatively, you can get notified when Medicspot launches its own Travel Testing Package.




Is testing on day 2 and 8 following returning to England compulsory?


Yes, before travelling to England, everyone who hasn’t visited or passed through a country on the red list in the 10 days before arriving must book and pay for a Travel Test Package, which will includes COVID-19 tests to be taken on or before day 2 and on or after day 8 of your quarantine.




When can I leave quarantine?


When you arrive in England you must go directly to your quarantine location and not leave until 10 days have passed. You can only leave quarantine once you have both received a negative day 8 test result and passed the 10 day quarantine period. Please see further information on the government website. You can leave quarantine early if you receive a negative test result on or after day 5 through the Test to Release programme. You can book a Test to Release test through our website. Even if you test negative through Test to Release and finish your quarantine early, you still need to take your day 8 test.




Can I leave quarantine early if my day 8 test is negative?


No, even if your day 8 test is negative, you must stay in quarantine until day 10.




When can I take my day 2 and 8 tests?


You can take your day 2 test any time on or before day 2 following your arrival in England. You can take your day 8 test on or after day 8.




Can I get my day 2 and 8 test kits early?


You can collect your day 2 test on before day 2 but you can only receive your day 8 test on or after day 8. You can’t be in physical possession of your day 8 test before day 8.




Can I still use Test to Release to leave quarantine early?


Yes, you can still leave quarantine early if you receive a negative test result on or after day 5 through the Test to Release programme. You can book a Test to Release test through our website. Even if you test negative through Test to Release and finish your quarantine early, you still need to take your day 8 test.




Do I still need to take my day 8 test if I test negative for COVID-19 with Test to Release?


Yes, even if you test negative through Test to Release and finish your quarantine early, you still need to take your day 8 test.




What happens if I test positive in either of the day 2 or 8 tests?


If your day 2 or 8 test results are positive then you must quarantine for an additional 10 days from the day you took the test – further advice will be provided with your test results. If your test shows that you have a variant of coronavirus known as a ‘variant of concern’ you will get an additional call and anyone you have been in contact with will be asked to be tested. Please see the government website for more information.




Does the Travel Test Package include genomic sequencing?


There is a requirement by the UK government to conduct genomic sequencing on all positive test results from day 2 tests. This is a very expensive process so increases the overall cost of the testing package.




Where can I find the passenger locator form?


You can find more information on the passenger locator form on the government website.




How can I travel to where I’m going to quarantine?


When you arrive in England you must go straight to the place where you intend to quarantine. Only use public transport if you have no other options. Do not travel by public transport if you have any COVID-19 symptoms. Please see the government website for further details.




Can I leave my quarantine location to collect or conduct my COVID-19 test?


Yes, you are permitted to leave your quarantine location to collect or conduct your COVID-19 test but you are required to return to your quarantine location as soon as this is complete.




Can I have more details of what to do in quarantine?


For full details of quarantine requirements, please see the government website.