COVID-19 PCR swab testing available at Worcester Travel Clinic @ Claines Pharmacy.

Travel Covid PCR fit-to-fly Test Certificate issued the next day via email by 10pm

Test with Certificate – £150

At this NHS pharmacy we are able to provide this vital test in order for you to obtain a PCR fit-to-fly certificate.


As travel restrictions are constantly evolving, more and more countries and airlines now require fit-to-fly PCR certificates to gain access to their country as well as the airline itself.

Some employers now require this certification to allow employees to continue their role.

Covid-19 PCR swab test

  • The Covid-19 PCR swab test will test if you currently have the coronavirus. This is done by taking a swab of the nose and the back of the throat. It detects if there is viral genetic material present.

Where can I have it done?

In – Pharmacy testing The sample is taken by our trained pharmacist or other healthcare professional in pharmacy consultation room. The result is then sent off with our private courier to reach the laboratory on the same day. The laboratory will inform you of the result with certificate by 10pm the following day.

  • Airlines usually request passengers produce a negative result on their certificate with a date that is within 3-5 days of boarding. Timing is crucial. Each country has varying border entry requirements. Due to the constantly evolving nature of the pandemic and entry requirements it is vital you check the latest guidance for your destination.Tests once completed are sent off using our private courier service. They are received by the laboratory on the same day.On receipt the lab will process and deliver your lab result and certificate within 24-36 hours via email. Most often results are returned the following day the test has been performed in our pharmacies. Please note it is your responsibility to check the
    • travel requirements of the airline and country you are travelling to
    • time frame required for the result by the airline and country
    • Type of test needed for each country
    • Type of laboratory required to complete the test
  • The analysis of the test is carried by Salient Laboratories. It is extremely accurate.The test kits are supplied by EKF-diagnostic GmbH. They are CE and IVD approved.The analysis at the laboratory has shown 100% sensitivity and 99% specificity.
  • Samples are analysed by Salient Laboratories. They are ISO 17025 complaint.
  • What if I test positive?If you receive a positive result you should remain in self-isolation, and inform your healthcare provider of your result. You should follow the guidance provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).If you develop emergency warning signs for COVID-19 get medical attention immediately. Emergency warning signs include*:
    • Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
    • Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
    • New confusion or inability to arouse
    • Bluish lips or face

    *This list is not all inclusive. Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning.

Important information – Disclaimer

By purchasing and being swab tested using the Covid-19 Antigen Swab Test you have read, understood, and agreed to all the terms and conditions stated in the COVID-19 TEST DISCLAIMER below.

By choosing this COVID-19 [PCR Antigen test] services (“Services”):

  1. You hereby declare and provide consent for Raylane Pharmacy Group to collect and process your data (including medical data, pre-existing conditions, and other personal data that may be considered sensitive under the applicable laws and regulations) for the test purpose.
  2. You hereby agree to undergo the swab test, agree that the test results will remain confidential and only accessible to you, the medical team, or the government institution handling the COVID-19.
  3. You hereby declare that you understand and acknowledge all consequences that may arise from knowing your status if you are tested positive for COVID-19 and will follow the instruction from the relevant government institutions handling COVID-19.
  4. You agree to consult further with local health agencies or government institutions handling COVID-19 if your swab test returns a positive result and to take precaution or treatment measures determined for your and public safety to contain the outbreak.
  5. If you are ordering the test for another person, You hereby warrant that you have obtained the required approval from the third party customer regarding the Services and our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.
  6. Purchased test kits which have been used to obtain a sample from you or by you will not be refunded under any circumstances. All purchases are at your own risk.
  7. Raylane Pharmacy Group Pharmacies are not a laboratory that processes swab samples, or are manufacturers of the product. Therefore we are not responsible for any faulty test kits, delays or unclear results resulting from products or services provided or carried out third parties or our partners.
  8. Raylane Pharmacy Group Pharmacies are not responsible for any delays caused by Royal Mail or other courier/delivery services in the transport of your sample to the laboratory.
  9. Due to the constantly changing global environment and varying country border entry requirements, Raylane Pharmacy Group is unable to provide specific guidance on whether a specific test or Laboratory is suitable for your destination. All purchases are at your own risk.
  10. The 3rd party laboratory is ISO 17025 compliant and test kits are CE IVD approved. Due to the constantly changing global environment and varying country border entry requirements, Raylane Pharmacy Group are not responsible for ensuring these standards meet those of the destination country. All purchases are at your own risk.
  11. Due to the constantly changing global environment and varying country border entry requirements, Raylane Pharmacy Group are unable to provide guarantees of when samples should be taken in order to satisfy border entry requirements . All purchases are at your own risk.

  Covid test & Fit-to-Fly certificate £150

  Clinic Hours

Monday to Friday 09:00-18:00
Saturday 09:00-13:00

  01905 453 703

   Worcester Location



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Our pharmacists have received specific training in providing travel vaccination services.