COVID-19 and travelling to Ethiopia

Are you traveling to Ethiopia and do you want to know which corona measures apply? Learn more about the COVID-19 test recommended for Ethiopia here. Specific requirements may apply such as the validity of the medical certificate. You should take a good look at this yourself.


PCR test by ISO certified and RIVM validated lab for COVID-19 PCR testing.


Widely accepted COVID-19 PCR certificate. Many test locations in the Netherlands!


Result the same day around 10 pm!

What test do I need to travel to Ethiopia?

For this you need a PCR test. The test can’t be older than 72 hours before departure.

Has your test been approved by Ethiopia?

Yes. We have been recognized as a testing facility by the authorities in Ethiopia. This allows you to enter the country with our test.

How do you take the tests?

We take a throat swab for the COVID-19 PCR test.

When will I receive the results?

The same day, around 10:00 PM.

Can I make an appointment by phone?

No, that is not possible, use our agenda for this. We need personal information to complete the certificate.

What days and times can I contact you?

Monday to Saturday between 09:00 and 12:00.

Can I schedule an appointment for more people?

Yes, but you need to schedule this separately for each person. We need data from each passport to complete the individual certificates.

COVID-19 measures Ethiopia

For Ethiopia, a COVID-19 PCR test with serological test is required. The statement that is not older than 72 hours to enter the country and avoid quarantine.

The situation changes every day. An up-to-date overview with all the requirements that a country sets for the corona tests can be found on the page of the International Air Transport Association (IATA). This organization maintains an overview of all countries.

COVID-19 test necessary?

On this page we inform you about PCR tests for travelling abroad. You must check for whether a corona test is necessary for your destination and what the requirements are of the non-covid PCR certificate. If you have any questions, please contact us.

COVID-19 PCR test for travelers

Several countries require a negative COVID-19 PCR test to enter the country. Coronalab provides travellers with COVID-19 PCR testing and non-COVID certificates. This gives you the results the same day (around 10pm).

Test collection by certified doctors and nureses

Our doctors and nurses takes some mucus through a throat swab and/or a nasopharyngeal swab. Our RIVM (Dutch CDC) approved laboratory analyses your material. The doctor checks the PCR results and makes a non-covid PCR certificate confirming your COVID-19 PCR status. This certificate will be sent via secured e-mail. 

Important: stay home if you have symptoms or if you have had symptoms in the past 2 weeks.


About Coronalab

Coronalab (Microbe&Lab) has an ISO certified laboratory at the Science park in Amsterdam. Our laboratory has been validated by the RIVM (Dutch CDC) as an approved laboratory for COVID-19 PCR testing.

Dutch CDC validated laboratory for COVID-19 PCR testing

Our company is managed by a Microbiologist (MD). Together with a team of scientists in the field of medical microbiology and infectious diseases we do a lot of research on infectious diseases and we develop, certify and produce our own CE-IVD marked tests. We validate and implement these in hospitals in the Netherlands and abroad.

We have over 10 years of experience in developing certified medical tests.

Same day result

Need a quick result? You can come to us in the morning between 9-12 am and have the result with the COVID-19 PCR certificate on the same day.

Opening hours

Our travel clinic is open 6 days per week from 09:00 to 12:00 (not on Sunday).

Travel clinic location

Our travel clinic for travellers is located at Science Park 106 in Amsterdam. More locations in the Netherlands are listed here.


The costs for a PCR test including our COVID-19 PCR certificate are Eur 149.95 per person. This amount can be paid by card. Children until 17 years of age get a 25% discount on the PCR test.

How does the testing work?

You can make an appointment for a test with us in Amsterdam via our online agenda tested at our clinic in the morning between 9-12 am and your results are send by email around 10pm. If you have questions please send an email to travel@coronalab.eu.