frequently asked questions
Everyone allowed to travel to England from overseas who are not travelling from a red list country must:
- Quarantine for 10 days
- Take a COVID-19 test on day 2 and 8 of quarantine
- Follow the national lockdown rules
Please see further information on the government website. If you’re travelling to Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland, you’ll need to follow separate guidelines.
You must self-isolate for 10 days from the day after your test date, even if you do not have symptoms of COVID-19. People who you live with or are travelling with should also self-isolate for 10 days.
If your Day 2 test is positive, it will undergo further testing to identify variants of COVID-19. This is important to prevent new variants coming into the UK. Your Day 8 test is the final test before the end of your quarantine period.
Both Day 2 & Day 8 come as a test package costing £210
Results will be emailed to you the next day before midnight. If you have any queries regarding your results please email firstname.lastname@example.org