At Gibraltar Airport

Rapid COVID-19 Testing Service

This service is for:

  • Airline passengers arriving who do not hold a valid PCR certificate issued in last 72 hours
  • Airline passengers departing in the next 72 hours (we recommend you get tested at least 48 hours before your departure)
  • Departing students with a Gibraltar Government Scholarship who are entitled to a free departure test each term.
  • Any NON-RESIDENT of Gibraltar (no airline travel required to have a test)

For clarification on PCR Tests see the HM Govt of Gibraltar Press Release: COVID-19 Tests and Certificates for Travel (21/01/21)

The Rapid COVID-19 Testing Service is located outside the Gibraltar Airport.  Look for the blue and white cabins. 

  • The rapid test method is a nasopharynx (nasal swab) lateral flow diffusion antigen test (SD BIOSENSOR STANDARD Q COVID-19 Ag Test).
  • The price of the rapid test is £50. For arriving airline passengers who are Gibraltar residents the test is free.  For departing students with a Gibraltar Government Scholarship are entitled to a free departure test each term.

Save time and BOOK NOW for a test before queuing at the Testing Service:

  • Once you have registered you will receive a barcode via email.  Come to the Rapid Testing Service and join the queue.
  • When it is your turn, you will called to the test window and our Test Operative will ask for your barcode and test you immediately.
  • You will be informed of the test result and sent a test certificate via email within 30 to 60 minutes after your test.

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This service is carried out by Maritime Medical Services Ltd.