Algarve Covid Test
Portugal's Algarve coast, which is known for its beautiful beaches, historic castles, world-class golf courses, and some most opulent beach resorts, is once again open to tourists. Visitors can expect a warm welcome and pleasant weather.
Frequently Asked Questions
Your questions answered by our expert team of testing consultants.
You can get a Covid-19 PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction) or Rapid Antigen test at most medical clinics in the Algarve.
If you are entering the Algarve by air or sea, you need to get a Covid-19 PCR test within 72 hours prior to boarding your carrier. The rapid antigen test result should be carried out within 48 hours before boarding. If you are entering the Algarve by land, you need to get a Covid-19 PCR test within 72 hours prior to arrival. The rapid antigen test result should be carried out within 48 hours before arrival.
To book a Covid-19 PCR or Rapid Antigen test with Certyfly, you must have photo identification and the following details: Flight date, Flight time, Flight number, Email address, Mobile number and Passport number.
Children under the age of 12 do not need to take a Covid-19 test to enter the Algarve.
Depending on the test selected, your Covid-19 PCR test results will be available by midnight on the same day or the next day. Your Rapid Antigen test results will be available within 30 minutes.