We have done some research for you and hopefully can answer your questions and provide you with the information you need on getting covid tests in Lanzarote. We have broken this down into resorts and also provided links to contact and book the Lanzarote covid 19 tests.
Covid 19 test at the Lanzarote airport
You can get a test done at the Lanzarote airport, you will find them located on terminal 1 on the 1st floor.
They offer a Lanzarote PCR test for (€70) which takes 12 hours
Or and Lanzarote antigen test for (€30) that takes just 20 minutes
We recommend you check with the country you are flying to as to which is needed, these Covid tests at the Lanzarote airport need to be booked and you can book them Lanzarote airport tests
Where to get a Covid 19 test in Puerto Del Carmen
There are a number of clinics in the resort of Puerto Del Carmen that offer PCR and antigen tests at different prices. The main private hospital in Lanzarote is based in Puerto Del Carmen just on the outskirts.
Hospiten Lanzarote Covid tests
Hospiten Lanzarote offers a full PCR test priced at €125 takes 48hrs
A rapid antigen test priced at €35 takes 20 minutes
You can get more information and book HERE
British Surgery of Lanzarote
Based on the main Puerto Del Carmen strip full information and booking can be found HERE
A full PCR test is priced at €135 on weekdays and €165 on weekends takes 48hrs
A rapid antigen test is €45 takes 20 minutes
How to get a Covid 19 test in Costa Teguise Lanzarote
One of the main clinics that are central to Costa Teguise and easily accessible is Clinica Jorgani, they are a huge medical center and offer the following:
A full PCR test for €110 in the clinic or they can come to you for €140 takes 48hrs
A rapid antigen test is €20 in the clinic or they can come to you for €40 takes 20 minutes
These can be booked HERE.
Another place for an antigen test in Costa Teguise is the Clinica Cenmed, This is situated at the Hotel Coronas Playas in Costa Teguise and they offer:
A full PCR test for €110 in the clinic takes 48hrs
A rapid antigen test is €25 in the clinic takes 20 minutes
These can be booked HERE. Call or whatsapp 0034 699 822 593
Best place for a Covid test in Playa Blanca Lanzarote
Dr. Sofia DHOA clinic
Based in the Playa Blanca town Dr. Sofia of the DHOA speaks perfect English and offers all the Lanzarote Covid tests that you need.
A full PCR test for €120
A rapid antigen test is €40
You can contact her on Facebook or whatsapp or call 0034 659 74 88 77
Also in Playa Blanca, if you are staying in a private villa there is a door-to-door service that can come to your villa or apartment and you can book this with https://lanzatravel.com/ they will also fill out any necessary forms for entering Spain for you and offer a complete service.
If you are staying in Arrecife you can also get a Lanzarote Covid test
Arrecife is the capital and close to the airport so you can either use the airport service or go to Eurofins LGS Clinic, Calle Mexico 28, Arrecife. Tel: 928 80 44 80
A full PCR test for €99 in the clinic takes 48hrs
A rapid antigen test is €25 in the clinic takes 20 minutes
Things you should know about traveling and Covid 19 tests in Lanzarote
We recommend you always check with your operator before you fly to assure you have all the correct Covid tests from Lanzarote and paperwork before you travel.
You will find the latest information on the Government websites for the UK and Ireland and this should be your only point of reference for information as there is a lot of poor information out there.
What do I need to travel to Lanzarote?
To travel to Lanzarote you will need the following, we have got this information from the official government websites which we suggest you check before doing anything. This information is as of July 26th, 2021. Things can change. We also recommend you check with your tour operator also before traveling.
What forms do I need to travel to Lanzarote?
You will need to complete an SPTH form which is the Spanish equivalent to the locator form this can be found here https://www.spth.gob.es/ everyone must have one and there is an option for family and individual.
What tests are needed to go to Lanzarote?
To arrive in Lanzarote you will need one of the following for anyone over 10
1. A certificate to show you are fully vaccinated
2. A negative test (antigen test is accepted)
3. A certificate of recovery from COVID 19
Any of the above is required both at the airport and at some accommodations.
What do I need going back to Ireland from Lanzarote?
If you are from Ireland and coming to Lanzarote it is relatively simple. You will need to fill out the locator form for ALL people regardless of vaccination. https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/ab900-covid-19-passenger-locator-form/
What tests do I need from Lanzarote to Ireland?
If you are fully vaccinated then you do not need any tests to travel back to Ireland from Lanzarote.
If you are not fully vaccinated then you need a PCR test showing a negative result within 72 hours of landing in Ireland. These can be booked at the clinics we recommend above.
What do I need going back to the UK from Lanzarote?
Getting back to the UK is different depending on if you are vaccinated or not. You will need to fill out the locator form regardless of your situation. https://www.gov.uk/provide-journey-contact-details-before-travel-uk
Before filling the form out you will need to book a day 2 test and get a code for the form if vaccinated, or a day 2 and a day 8 test booked with a code for the form. We recommend using the cheapest company you can find that provides the code for your form, if they do not send the tests you are within your rights to get a refund.
If you are vaccinated to get from Lanzarote to the UK
If you have a fully vaccinated certificate then you will need the following
1. Locator form filled out with day 2 test booked and code on the form.
2. An antigen test from here in Lanzarote from one of the recommended suppliers above.
3. This is for anyone over 10 years old
If you are NOT vaccinated to get from Lanzarote to the UK
If you have not yet had your vaccine then you will need the following
1. Locator form with day 2 and day 8 tests booked and code on the form.
2. An antigen test from here in Lanzarote for anyone over 4 years old
3. 10 days quarantine in the UK