Pre-departure rapid antigen COVID-19 test for UK-bound travel

  • Use this 72 hours before travelling back to the UK from any country
  • Buy before you leave UK
  • Quick online results within minutes
  • UK Government approved 
  • Quick and easy registration and downloadable certificates

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Industry-trusted testing from Chronomics

How does Test To Return work?

Order your Chronomics Test To Return kit as soon as you are able to - ideally when first making your travel plans in the UK - then, when it arrives, pack the test into your suitcase to take with you. Up to 72 hours before you’re scheduled to return, you’ll be guided through the process, step by step by our clear instructions. Easy!

Step 1: Buy, pack and go

Buy your test online. We advise placing the order **at least a week before you’re due to leave the UK**. When you’re packing your suitcase remember to include your small testing kit before you travel. Have a safe trip!

Step 2: Get ready to return and register

Within 72 hours of your scheduled return to the UK, follow the simple and intuitive instructions in the kit to register the test online.

Step 3: Take the test

Following the advice included, take the test using the swabs and the lateral flow device provided. It should only take a few minutes to do this.

Step 4: Get your result

Our Test To Return kits usually give you a result in just a few minutes. Once you’ve got one, confirm it with us and we’ll automatically generate a certificate to travel in your Chronomics online dashboard.

Step 5: Connected tech

You can seamlessly link your Chronomics travel documents to third-party verification apps, health passports and more (such as IBM Digital Health Pass and Verifly) using our best-in-class technology and connected partnerships.

Step 6: Travel to the UK

Get packing and head to the airport, safe in the knowledge your Chronomics dashboard will let you view and download everything you need to board the plane. Enjoy your journey!

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Your certification

The documents we provide have all the details you need to travel.

Foreign travel advice

Get the most up-to-date information for travelling overseas from the UK here.

Premium all-in travel bundle (5 tests) Travelling abroad from the UK and back again: Every test you need AND ending your self-isolation early in the UK (subject to a negative result). This bundle includes:

Standard all-in bundle (4 tests) Travelling abroad from the UK and back again: All tests you’re required to take to fly and self-isolate for 10 days when you return. This bundle includes:

Premium return bundle (4 tests) Travelling into the UK only: All tests you need to fly AND end your self-isolation early in the UK (subject to a negative result). This bundle includes:

Standard return bundle (3 tests) Travelling into the UK only: All tests you’re required to take to fly and self-isolate for 10 days in the UK. This bundle includes:

Premium isolation release bundle (3 tests) After travel, in the UK only: Both tests required by the UK Government for all arrivals in the UK from abroad AND end your self-isolation early in the UK (subject to a negative result). This bundle includes:

Standard isolation release bundle (2 tests) After travel, in the UK only: Both tests required by the UK Government for all arrivals in the UK from abroad. This bundle includes:

Testing for COVID-19 without the hassle

Quick

Get results within just a few minutes

Convenient

Do it yourself, with detailed instructions included

Helpful

All the certification you need to prove your COVID-19 status

Safe

CE marked for health, safety and environmental protection standards

Simple

An easy-to-use digital dashboard to register and get your results

Secure

Your data is fully encrypted and we are certified GDPR compliant

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