Vaccinated travellers will be able to use cheaper lateral flow tests for day 2 checks from 24 October in England, the government announced.Read more…
Antigen (lateral flow) COVID-19 tests for travel
With several countries now accepting antigen (lateral flow) COVID-19 tests for travel, we've got everything you need to know about getting yours sorted.
Some countries and airlines are now accepting antigen tests as acceptable proof that you're fit to travel, and the Government has announced that from 24 October, antigen Day 2 tests will accepted for fully vaccinated arrivals. These lateral flow tests are cheaper and faster than standard PCR tests, but with so many on the market at the moment, it can be tricky to find the right one that's going to get the job done for you. Let's get you up to speed on everything you need to know.
We'll be adding lateral flow day 2 tests to our comparison as soon as test providers start marketing them.
We update our data regularly, but information can change between updates. Confirm details with the provider you're interested in before making a decision.
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