Lateral flow antigen test
The lateral flow antigen test is the same as an antigen rapid test. It quickly shows whether a person has COVID-19. This makes it an ideally suited test when time is an important factor.
Receive directly the results of the rapid antigen test and rapid PCR test. The regular PCR test next morning before 9:00.
The tests we use have been officially validated by the RIVM.
Business on-site testing possible or at our location. Within 2 hours on location.
Cooperation between GGD and BIG registered healthcare professionals.
What is a lateral flow antigen test?
The Lateral Flow Antigen Test is derived from the Lateral Flow method. This is a particular technique to see if someone is infected with Covid-19. With this test, you can receive the results within 30 minutes.
This test is used for travel, for example. With us, you get a validated travel certificate with the Lateral Flow Antigen Test. Please note that the measures vary from country to country. On our coronatest for travel page states more information.
How does the lateral flow antigen test work?
Using a cotton swab, a swab is performed in both nostrils. The nasal mucus is mixed in a test tube with a liquid that detects whether proteins from the coronavirus are present.
This test can be used when you experience symptoms of the virus, as well as without symptoms.
Result lateral flow test
Because nasal mucus can be mixed immediately with a certain liquid in a test tube, you can quickly see if someone is infected with COVID-19. You will receive the result of a Lateral Flow Antigen Test approximately within 30 minutes.
What is the difference between the lateral flow antigen test and antigen rapid test?
Between the lateral flow antigen test and the rapid antigen test is no difference. Both tests are rapid tests. This type of testing detects whether proteins or antigens are present in the body when someone is infected with coronavirus.
Our test site
The national government has approved the lateral flow antigen test to detect if someone is infected with the virus. You can use the test prior to an event or for example a trip. In case of complaints, we recommend you to go to the GGD.
Lateral flow antigen test location
We have a location in the Netherlands where you can take the Lateral Flow Antigen Test. Book a test appointment now.
Make an appointment immediately for a lateral flow antigen test
Don't forget your passport or ID (no driver's license) to bring with you to the test site. Do you want to make several appointments? Then book successively in the booking system each person separately with his/her personal data.