Book your Covid test before you fly from London Stansted Airport. Private travel testing from only £45.
London Stansted is conveniently located just off the M11 motorway. You can use Junction 8a if you're approaching from the direction of London. If you're coming from the direction of Cambridge, you can use Junction 8. Follow the signs for the airport. If you have a satnav, the postcode for London Stansted Airport is CM24 1RW.
Parking is available to book at London Stansted. To guarantee a space, book online on the London Stansted website.
Travelling to London Stansted by train? The Stansted Express offers the fastest travel between Stansted Airport and London. Trains depart every 15 minutes and take just 47 minutes to and from Liverpool Street.
Have an early flight? Train services start at 3:40am from Liverpool Street to London Stansted Airport on Monday, Friday and Saturday mornings.
You can pre-book your Stansted Express tickets for the best price on the Stansted Express website.
The bus and coach station is just a 2-minute walk from London Stansted airport. Amenities including waiting facilities, an onsite coffee shop, onsite newsagents, onsite payphones and toilets are available.
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If you need a PCR test, select your nearest London Stansted Airport Covid test centre. Follow the steps below for an antigen test.
Ensure you have sufficient time to receive your results and complete your flight check-in.
Take the swab by following the instructions included in your kit.
You'll receive your test results and doctor-signed fit to fly certificate the same-day by email.
Returning to London Stansted Airport? You will need a fast-action antigen test kit that you take with you and perform before you travel to the UK.Order Return Antigen test
All arrivals in England require a test on Day 2 of arrival for variant tracking. You will also need a Day 8 test if you're travelling from a country on the Amber or Red list.Order Day 2 and 8
The government introduced the Test to Release programme to reduce the self-isolation period for travellers returning to England. Passengers who have not travelled to a red-list country can shorten their mandatory 10-day quarantine period through the Test to Release scheme with a negative Covid-19 PCR test on day five.Order Test to Release
Medicspot offers same-day PCR testing at our same-day London test hubs, near London Stansted Airport. If your flight permits an antigen test for travel, you can get your results in as little as 30 minutes. For all our Covid testing options, see our travel test website.
Testing starts from just £45 with Medicspot. For more details on how much a Covid test for travel costs for your flight departing from London Stansted airport, see our Covid tests page.
With Medicspot, you can book a Covid test at one of our same-day London test hubs, near London Stansted Airport. Alternatively, you can have a test kit delivered to your home before you travel. Medicspot is a government-listed provider and its Covid testing is approved for use at Manchester Airport.
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