Arrivals: Day 8 Testing

£79.50 inc. VAT

The Arrivals Day 8 for UK arrivals who need a standalone Day 8 test i.e. who are not double vaccinated and require a Day 8 test following a change in country moving from the green to amber list.

Mandatory to perform a PCR test on the eighth day of arrival in the UK. Be sure of your Covid-19 status after travelling with our gold standard Covid-19 PCR test.

  • Results available within 24 hours of laboratory receiving swabs
  • CE Marked, PHE validated and UKAS accredited Covid-19 PCR tests
  • Detects all currently known Covid-19 variants
  • Simple and convenient self-swab kit for Covid-19
  • Free Royal Mail 1st Class delivery despatched same day if ordered before 2pm Mon-Fri
  • Optional Royal Mail next day delivery service, excluding delivery on Sundays and Bank holidays, if ordered before 2pm Mon-Fri (additional charge for this service applied at checkout)
  • Free Royal Mail Tracked 24 returns to the testing laboratory
  • Booking Reference Number provided for you to add onto your Passenger Locator Form

IMPORTANT:

Delivery of kits back to the lab is your own responsibility and the turnaround time stated is from receipt of the swab at the laboratory. One Scientific is not liable for any other associated costs in the event of your results being inconclusive or if you book or take your test outside the required timeframes.

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Day 8 testing for international travel arrivals from Amber countries

The Arrivals Day 8 for UK arrivals who need a standalone Day 8 test i.e. who are not double vaccinated and require a Day 8 test following a change in country moving from the green to amber list.

Please see the Governments website for up to date requirements for entering or returning to the UK. If you are travelling to WalesScotland or Northern Ireland you will need to follow separate guidelines.

We use a UKAS accredited private provider for  Day 8 Covid-19 testing, listed on the GOV.UK website.

Your Day 8 Covid-19 PCR test should be taken on or after Day 8 of your arrival into the UK.

When returning from and Amber list country, you may be eligible to shorten your 10-day quarantine period with a Test-to-Release PCR test on day 5.

Day 8 Testing: How does it work?

  • You must book a test before you depart to the UK – you can pre-book this at the same time as your outbound travel / Fit-to-Fly test
  • We will send the test kit to your chosen address.
  • Use your allocated Day 8 swab on or before Day 8. Follow the instructions provided. Swab samples must be activated online at time of sampling. Please note Failure to activate your swab will prevent you receiving your results.
  • Return your swab test using the included Royal Mail Tracked 24 return. If required, you can arrange the swab return via courier.
  • Your results will be available by email within 24 hours of the laboratory receiving your sample.
  • If eligible, you can shorten your quarantine period with a Test-to-Release PCR test on day 5.

Still have some questions?

Please see our FAQ page for those questions we get asked most about our Coronavirus Test (Covid-19). If you can’t find your question here please contact a member of our team at [email protected]