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Day 2 & Day 8 Tests

If you’re looking for day 2 and day 8 Covid tests in the UK,

come to Anna Pharmacy where we can accommodate approved Test to Release applicants and all incoming international travellers with variations of day 2 and day 8 PCR testing. Day 2 and day 8 tests are self-administered with detailed instructions included as part of the testing material. Those qualifying for the Test to Release scheme require a nose and mouth swab in person, to be carried out by a trained pharmacist on our team. For more information regarding our day 2 and day 8 testing services, please view our pricing chart. To learn more about who should seek out day 2 and day 8 PCR Testing, please keep reading.

Currently, due to the Covid pandemic, all inbound travellers to England, including UK Nationals, are subject to government mandated COVID-19 PCR Testing required on day 2 and/or day 8 after your arrival from your country of origin. This is required of all passengers from age 4. Vaccinated Passengers are subject to day 2 PCR Testing only, whilst unvaccinated passengers must undergo both day 2 and day 8 testing.

If you are arriving from a Red Listed Country, different rules may apply to you. Please visit the government website for the current red listed countries and to learn more about the entry requirements affecting travellers from these countries of origin.

Please call our pharmacy to arrange the delivery of your PCR Covid Testing kit.

Day 2 tests

Required by arrivals from both green and amber listed countries.

Day 8 tests

Required by arrivals from amber listed countries without legal exemption
from quarantine or 8 day testing.

Read more about 8 day exemption here.

As well as carrying out a day 2 and/or day 8 test upon your arrival to England, within 72 hours of your departure you will also be required to obtain a negative Covid test result through additional privately administered PCR testing in the country from which you have departed. A negative Covid test result must be presented alongside your passenger locator form, which should be completed no more than 48 hours before entering the UK. As per government guidelines, all travellers arriving or returning to England must undergo 10 days of mandatory quarantine, unless they possess a valid reason for exemption.

All information up to date as of 30 November, 2021. For more information, please click here.

If you are returning after international travel to Surrey and are looking to complete your day 2 and 8

Covid testing, let us assist you in making a smooth transition for your health. Visit us at Anna Pharmacy if you are passing through or reside in the following areas:

  • Carshalton
  • Sutton
  • Hackbridge
  • Wallington
  • Croydon
  • Morden
  • Mitcham
TestPriceResultsProcedure
Test to Release £120 By 11:59pm, Next Day
  1. Our trained pharmacist will collect a nose & throat swab sample
  2. Your sample is registered and packaged for courier collection and laboratory analysis
  3. Your sample is received with results concluded by the lab, returned to us Next Day
  4. Certified Results are sent via email. A printout can be provided on request.
Both Day 2 & Day 8 Tests £160  

Tests are delivered to the address provided on your locator form. They are self-administered and should be returned to the laboratory as per instructions enclosed. If any further help is needed, we are happy to advise you.

Either Day 2 or Day 8 Test £80  

Instructions are the same as 2 day and 8 day tests above.

To order your Day 2 and Day 8 PCR Test Kits

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