PCR test for traveling to Belgium

Are you travelling to Belgium? A negative PCR test with certificate is mandatory. On this page you can find more information over the COVID-19 test you need to travel to Belgium. You can easily book an appointment online. You will receive the test result including a travel certificate the same day.

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There are corona infections in this country and there may be restrictions, please inform yourself about this before travelling.

When travelling to this country a negative corona test is mandatory in most cases. You can easily book a test via our tool.

Requirements PCR certificate Belgium

A negative PCR test  with a certificate not older than 72 hours before departure is mandatory.

Age requirements

Children aged 12 and above need to be tested in order to enter Belgium

Submitting the certificate

Make sure you have the statement of your PCR status with you when you travel. You also need to fill in the Passenger Locator Form at most 48 hours before your trip.

PCR test

€ 89,00

With a COVID-19 PCR test we can determine if you're currently infected with the coronavirus.

  Includes English travel certificate
  Same day result
  RIVM/WHO validated tests
  21 clinics in the Netherlands
  Analysed in our own lab
  First in NL with PCR certificate
  Thousands of satified customers! 

To travel to Belgium a COVID-19 PCR test is required. The statement must not be older than 72 hours to enter the country.

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

Corona tests for travellers

Do you need a COVID-19 test for travel? Many countries have specific requirements to combat COVID-19 infections. At Coronalab we offer tests with a travel certificate. It states that you have taken a negative corona test. A negative PCR or rapid antigen test is required for almost all trips. Countries do have different rules about the validity and duration of the certificate. Therefore, always read the rules about the country you are going to.

How does testing work?

You make an appointment for a test via our planning tool. Trained personnel will collect material from you. The material is examined in our laboratory. You will receive the result and the COVID-19 PCR statement the same day around 10 pm, and in case of the rapid antigen test within 2 hours. If you have any questions, please contact us at info@coronalab.eu.

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Where can I take the PCR test for Belgium?

We have 21 test locations in the Netherlands, so there is always a location close to you. You can see all our locations below. Click the location for more information

Frequently asked question about PCR tests

When will I get the results?

You will receive the results of your PCR test the same day around 10pm. If you didn't receive your result, please check your spambox or contact us at info@coronalab.eu

Will I receive a certificate with the result?
Yes.

Coronalab offers a COVID-19 PCR certificate for travelers. This is a personal certificate and we will state the information on the PCR certificate that you provided us with when booking, as well as the test method. So check this carefully before you book. This also applies to the precise requirement in terms of PCR test method. Travelers are responsible for communicating the correct method.

We recommend that you always print the document and take it with you when traveling. More information can be found on our travel clinic page.

What time is stated on your certificate?
The certificate shows the time when the certificate was generated.
Is your PCR certificate valid everywhere?
We have been approved by the RIVM for the COVID-19 PCR tests and are allowed to perform these tests.

It may be that additional requirements are set. For example, China has made a selection of test locations. And some countries require a different test method. The traveler is responsible for checking whether the test method or other health statement is required for the country of destination.

We always recommend that you take a good look at the travel advice provided by the Dutch government and the information from your travel organization or airline. We also advise you to take a good look at the travel information and the status of your travel destination. They will notify you of any specific requirements that may be set. This is your responsibility and we do not provide travel advice.

You can find current information about the situation per country on the websites of the government, the National Coordination Center for Travel Advice, IATA and those of your travel organization and / or airline. The ANWB also provides a lot of information.

How can I make an appointment?
This can be done through our reservation system. Make an appointment at a test location of your choice.
Can I cancel my appointment?
Yes, this is possible up to 24 hours before your test appointment. You can do this yourself. More information about canceling can be found in Article 7 of our general terms and conditions.
Do I have to bring my passport or ID card?
If you wish to use your certificate for travel, please enter your passport or ID card number when booking. Then also bring your identification document to the appointment. We use your passport / ID number on the certificates and we must verify these travel documents. So don't forget to bring it with you.
How do I receive the results?
You will receive the results via secure email to the email address provided when booking.

We only call if the result is positive.

How long is the result valid?

Countries have different requirements with regard to the validity of a PCR test. More information can be found on our travel clinic page.

Always check the specific requirement for your destination. This way you avoid arriving with an expired statement. You are responsible for checking the entry restrictions for the destination country with the local authorities and the tour operator. This also applies to the test method that is required.

What language are the results in?

You will receive the results in English.

At which locations can I get tested?
At which locations can I get tested?

There are now 21 locations in the Netherlands where you can take a test. View the overview on our test locations page.

How is the PCR test administered?

We take the test by means of a throat and nose swab. This is in accordance with the RIVM guideline.

We don't do a gargle test. For some travelers, we do custom testing methods if the country and local authorities request it.

Should children be tested?
Yes. However, there are many differences between countries with regard to the age of PCR testing for children. We recommend that you check this carefully.
When will I be called if the result is positive?

If your result is positive our physician will call you within 24 hours. 

Coronalab.eu stands for quality

Same day result

At Coronalab.eu you will always get your test result and certificate the same day.

ISO certified

Microbe&Lab is ISO certified and run by a microbiologist. All tests are performed and verified by professionals

RIVM accredited

Our laboratory is accredited by the RIVM for Sars-CoV-2 diagnostics.

Privacy and GDPR

Coronalab.eu complies to all privacy and GDPR laws.

COVID-19 Priority PCR test

Several countries have made COVID-19 testing mandatory for people who want to enter the country. Coronalab helps travelers offer COVID-19 tests that we analyze with priority. As a result, if tested in the morning before 11:30 am, you will have the results the same day.

How our healthcare professionals work

Our doctor or nurse will take some mucus with a throat and nasal swab. Our laboratory analyzes your material. The doctor will check the results and make a certificate confirming your COVID-19 PCR status. This certificate is sent personally via secure e-mail.

What is a COVID-19 test?

We determine whether you are currently carrying the corona virus on the basis of a corona test. In countries with an entry restriction, this is necessary to avoid mandatory quarantine. There are different ways of testing. The PCR test is required for travel. Based on this test, we determine whether the virus is in the throat or nasal cavity.

Before you can travel, you must be able to submit a negative PCR test with a medical certificate of health. In some cases you have to send it in advance.

About Coronalab

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

Experts in infectious diseases

Our company is managed by a Physician Microbiologist. 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 more than 10 years of experience in developing certified medical tests.

Need a quick result?

At Coronalab you will always receive the result with the COVID-19 PCR certificate signed by one of our doctors around 11 pm the same day.

Test locations

You can go to various Coronalab.eu locations in the Netherlands for a PCR test with a travel certificate. View the test locations available to you and book your appointment in our online booking tool.

Cost

The costs for a test including a certificate are Eur 89 per person. You can pay this amount in advance in our planning tool.