Currently in Austria you must carry a negative PCR test (not older than 72 hours) or a rapid test (not older than 48 hours) to enter the country. The test can also be taken in Austria within 24 hours of arrival.
If you are in possession of a corona certificate, it is not mandatory to show a negative corona test.
Age limit coronatest Austria
The above rules apply to travellers aged 13 years or older.
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Travel advice abroad
Travel to Austria
Are you planning to go to Austria? Then it is necessary to show a negative corona test result. Both a PCR test as a antigen rapid test are suitable for this purpose. Our tests are RIVM validated, including certificate. You will receive the result of the antigen rapid test within 15 minutes. For the PCR test you will receive the result the same day if you have been tested before 13:00. Quickly make an appointment at one of our test sites.
On holiday in Austria in 2021
Do you want to surround yourself with nature this summer? Then a holiday in Austria is ideal. The long stretched nature reserves can be found in for example Salzburgerland or Steiermark. Carinthia is known as a special destination for diving. In the west of Austria you will find the state of Vorarlberg, with many climbing and hiking opportunities.
All about the travel certificate
You will receive a travel certificate when you are tested negative for the coronavirus. The certificate for the PCR test and antigen rapid test are different. So check carefully which certificate is needed for your holiday destination.
To travel to Austria both certificates are approved. The document is checked at five points:
- Type of test: in our case it is the 'PCR'.
- Test result: Must be negative
- First name and surname: according to passport
- Date and time of test
- Details of the institute or laboratory that administered the test
What's a coronagraph?
The coronate test can show whether you are infected with the COVID-19 virus. Testservice offers different types of coronate tests, such as an antigen rapid test and a PCR test. An antigen rapid test shows the result within 30 minutes, so you have certainty immediately. The result of a PCR test takes a little longer (max. 24 hours), but is more accurate. For Austria, both tests are suitable to enter the country.
Our tests (including travel certificate) can be taken at any of our five testing locations. Book here easily an appointment on the date of your choice and be well prepared for your trip!
Cost of PCR test and antigen rapid test for travel to Austria
The costs for an antigen rapid test are €45,-. You will receive the result within 30 minutes. The costs for a PCR test are €99,- Are you tested before 13:00? Then you will receive the result that same day. If you are tested after 13:00, you will receive the result 24 hours later. Both tests include the necessary certificate to enter Austria.