Tests before departure

Detailed information about requirements while travelling to the United Kingdom.

Detailed information about requirements while travelling to the Netherlands.

The Registration and Test Result Center at Poznań Airport, managed by DNA Research Center Ltd. (Centrum Badań DNA Sp. z o.o.) is open in the hours dependent on the flight schedule to the destinations where Covid-19 tests are required.
The Registration Point opens 4 hours before departure.

The Registration Point is located at the main entrance to the departure hall.

Specimen Collection Point is located at the eastern entrance to the departures terminal, near the Blue (P1) Car Park.

Tests are available for all passengers travelling to:

  • London-Luton, with Wizz Air, according to COVID-19 tests required by the government of the UK.
  • Amsterdam, with KLM, according to COVID-19 tests required by the government of the Netherlands.
  • Warsaw, with LOT.

We will keep you informed about further solutions for the implementation of tests at the airport.

Please note that in the case of passengers arriving late at the registration desk, there may not be enough time to complete the procedure.

The following tests are available:

  • RT PCR test (result in 24 hours),
  • rapid antigen test (result in 25 minutes)
  • rapid RT-LAMP test (result in 45 minutes).

The price list and more details at the bottom of the page.

Payment can be made by card or cash. You will get test results in two language versions (Polish and English).
Results shall be made available in an electronic form to the indicated e-mail address or, requested by you traditionally – on paper.

Please note that in the case of passengers arriving late at the registration desk, there may not be enough time to complete the procedure.

Destination: United Kingdom

In accordance with the current requirements, a passenger flying to United Kingdom must present:

  • a negative RT PCR test result, which should also be performed at least 72 hours before the scheduled landing
  • or a negative rapid antigen test result, which should also be performed at least 72 hours before the scheduled landing
  • or a negative rapid RT-LAM test result, which should also be performed at least 72 hours before the scheduled landing

Passengers who want to perform the LAMP test are invited to visit the Registration Point no later than 3 hours before departure.

If you have an PCR-test result – please check carefully if it is up-to-date. Rapid tests at Poznań Airport are carried out not earlier than 4 hours before boarding. Passengers who want to perform tests in another time are kindly requested to contact BOK CBDNA directly.

A negative test result does not exempt you from a 10-day quarantine. On days 2 and 8 of quarantine, tests must be repeated. Tests must be ordered before the departure, from the government portal.

Additional information is available on the the website of the UK Government.

Destination: The Netherlands
In accordance with the current requirements, a passenger flying to the Netherlands must present:

  • a negative RT PCR test result, which should also be performed at least 72 hours before the scheduled landing in the Netherlands,
  • and one of the two rapid tests (antigen ar RT-Lamp). Rapid tests must not be carried out earlier than 4 hours before boarding. Rapid tests are not a substitute for the PCR-test.
    The exception is the rapid LAMP test, which replaces the PCR-test. If you have an up-to-date PCR-test (please check carefully), you can choose the type of mandatory second test – antigen or LAMP.

Passengers who want to perform the LAMP test are invited to visit the Registration Point no later than 3 hours before departure.

Passengers departing from Poznań are invited to visit the Registration Point no later than two hours before departure (3 hours for RT-LAMP) in order to complete the test procedure.

Passengers without negative test results: PCR and rapid antigen or LAMP tests performed at an authorised diagnostic point or at a diagnostic point at Poznań Airport will not be allowed on board the aircraft.

Tests after arrival

From 7 February 2021 at Poznań Airport, it is possible to perform tests for passengers who arrive.

Registration and Speciment Collection Point is located in front of the entrance to the arrivals hall.

If you are interested in taking a test, please contact the Registration Point before the passport control which is conducted by Border Guard officers.

Passengers who arrive from Warsaw and want to take a test are invited to contact the Test Registration Point in the Departures hall.

The following tests are available:

  • rapid antigen test (result in 25 minutes),
  • rapid RT-LAM test (result in 45 minutes).

You will get test results in two language versions (Polish and English). Results shall be made available in an electronic form to the indicated e-mail address or, requested by you traditionally – on paper. Payment can be made by card or cash. The price list and more details at the bottom of the page.

Important!
Passengers who submit negative COVID – 19 test results or have been vaccinated with two doses of the vaccine against COVID – 19 (a vaccination certificate is required) are exempt from the quarantine obligation. At the time of crossing the Polish border, negative test results cannot be older than 2 days (counting from the date of obtaining test results).

Samples are collected by a medical team from Centrum Badań DNA sp. z o.o. in Poznań.

Should you have any questions, please contact us:
e-mail: pr@airport-poznan.com.pl

DNA Research Center
e-mail: bok@cbdna.pl
phone.: +48 509 658 006

Airport Information Point:
e-mail: info@airport-poznan.com.pl
phone.: +48 61 849 23 43