Useful information for the Covid-19 testing labs at the airports

Covid-19 laboratory test can be undertaken at Larnaka or Pafos Airports.


Arrivals

  Larnaka Airport Pafos Airport
Method PCR PCR
Results Approximately 3 hours                 Approximately 6 hours          
Cost €15 €19
Location Within the arrival's gates Arrivals external area
Opening hours During scheduled arriving flights

Notes:

  • Passengers are not required to wait at the airport. Test results are received via mobile text message or can be downloaded in a PDF format at the following website
  • Children under the age of 10 can have a Covid-19 laboratory test, either from mouth or tongue.
  • Passengers who perform the laboratory test after 22:00 p.m. (at Larnaka airport) and 19:00 p.m. (at Pafos airport) receive the results the next day until 11:00 a.m.

Departures Larnaka Airport 

Passengers departing from Larnaka Airport who wish to undertake a Covid-19 test prior to their flight may pre-register online.  

*Passengers who wish to undergo a rapid test at the airport, must conduct their test 24 hours before the scheduled time of departure of their flight.

Larnaka Airport  
Method PCR PCR PCR Rapid 
Results Within 2 - 3 hours  Within 6 - 8 hours    Within 10 - 20 hours Within 30 - 45 minutes    
Cost €120 €70 €50 €15 
Location Public parking area (next to Costa Coffee)  
Opening hours 08:30 - 19:00 Monday to Sunday                                                                       

 Notes:

  • Test results are received via mobile text message or email, therefore not required to wait at the airport.
  • The cost for the tests includes €5 additional charge for the QR code generation on the certificate which is mandatory for travelling.
  • The rapid tests are approved by the ECDC (European Centre of Disease Prevention and Control).
  • The rapid test performed at the airport is not part of the governmental rapid test stations.
  • Children under the age of 10 can have a Covid-19 laboratory test, either from mouth or tongue. 

Departures from Pafos Airport

Covid-19 laboratory tests are not undertaken at the airport. Passengers departing from Pafos Airport may undertake their Covid-19 test at a lab located at Pafos District. 


 

For further information you may contact the lab at +357 22 263030 (Bioanalysis Clinical Lab) or at +357 96186306 (Tymvios Labs from 08:00 until 18:00)