Private Covid test Edinburgh

Book a Covid-19 PCR test in Edinburgh, visit your nearest Covid test centre and get your results emailed to you.

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Covid test centre in Edinburgh

Edinburgh Newington Test Hub

46-48 Clerk Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9JB

Opening times

Monday 8:30am–6:30pm
Tuesday 8:30am–6:30pm
Wednesday 8:30am–6:30pm
Thursday 8:30am–6:30pm
Friday 8:30am–6:30pm
Saturday 9am–6pm
Sunday Closed




Our Covid test centre in Edinburgh is located inside Newington Pharmacy. You can get here by bus using routes 2, 3, 5, 8, 29, 30, 33, 49, 51, N3 and N30 from the Bernard Terrace stop. Get tested

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Gentle and non-invasive sample collection

Pick-up and drop-off your sample

Visit the Edinburgh test centre to collect your Covid test kit.

Receive your doctor-signed fit to fly certificate

Get your Covid-19 test result by email

You'll receive your results and doctor certificate tomorrow by 11:59pm.

Important: Do not travel if you have any symptoms of Covid-19 or have been advised to isolate. Please arrange for someone else to collect and drop off your test on your behalf.

Fit to fly certificate included

Our Covid-19 PCR test includes a fit to fly certificate if you test negative for Covid-19. Get your Covid fit to fly certificate next-day if you drop off your sample by the cut-off time.

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Covid test Edinburgh FAQs

Where can I get a coronavirus test in Edinburgh?

Reserve your Covid-19 test online then pick-up your kit from our Covid test centre in Edinburgh. You'll collect and drop-off your sample for our UKAS accredited lab to process.

Are Covid-19 self-swab kits available?

Yes, you can either get your Covid-19 test delivered to your door next-day with our priority courier service or reserve and pick-up your Covid-19 self-swab test at our Edinburgh Covid test centre.

How far away are you from Edinburgh Airport?

Our Covid test centre in Edinburgh is a short 8 mile (18 minute) drive from Edinburgh Airport. Alternatively, you can catch the Airlink 100 bus with the following connections: bus routes 2, 29 or 33.

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