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Covid Tests for travel to Portugal

Covid tests for travel to Portugal must be carried out by a Healthcare Professional - self-administered tests are not accepted for entry to Portugal - click here for more details. Medicspot can provide any self-administered home tests that you require for entry in to the UK from the Portugal.
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Medicspot is UKAS approved and certified, and on the UK Government list of providers of COVID-19 testing.

  • Approved: Flowflex CE Marked self-test kits for home use
  • Accurate: 96.8% sensitivity and and 99.3% specificity
  • Rapid: Free express results in 20 mins, certificate in 2 hours (certificate sent 06.00-22.00)
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Tests for Travel to Portugal

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Last updated: Monday, 16 May 2022 12:00pm (GMT) — Check  gov.uk for more information

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Portugal Travel Advice

What is the travel status for Portugal?

The status for Portugal is currently undefined.

This information was last updated on Monday, 16 May 2022 12:00pm (GMT). Check gov.uk for more information

How much does a Covid test cost for travel to Portugal?

The price of a Covid-19 test is £29.99 if you are travelling to Portugal. This covers the PCR test and a fit to fly certificate. Antigen tests cost £11.99.

How long before my flight to Portugal should I take a Covid test?

Non-vaccinated passengers will need to perform a undefined test within undefined hours of your flight to Portugal. Vaccinated passengers will not need a test.

Are there any Covid-19 self-swab lateral flow tests in the UK suitable for home use?

Medicspot uses FlowFlex lateral flow test kits. These tests are approved by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) and offer 98.8% accuracy. This test is CE marked for home use and has received full home test approval in the UK and EU.

What are the entry requirements for Portugal?

With the changing travel requirements due to coronavirus, local governments are subject to change with little to no notice. Please check the government website for the latest updates, including Portugal covid test requirements, documentations, and quarantine times.

Can I enter Portugal with a covid recovery certificate?

A Covid Recovery Certificate or letter states that you have had Covid-19, but have since recovered, and are thought to have natural immunity from the virus. Many countries accept this certificate for foreign travellers to enter the country. To check if Portugal accepts this, you can check the government website

Medicspot provides Covid Recovery Certificates for just £79, with the certificate ready within 12 hours. If you need your certificate sooner (within 2 hours) you may upgrade to our express delivery for £129.

Are Medicspot Covid tests approved by Portugal?

Yes, Medicspot PCR tests, lateral flow tests and Fit to Fly certificates are universally recognised by both Portugal's airlines and government.

Entering the UK

What do I need to do before entering the UK?

Starting from 18 March 2022, all travellers arriving in the UK are no longer required to take any covid tests and completing the Passenger Locator Forms. This rule applies to both vaccinated and unvaccinated travellers entering the UK.