COVID-19 tests
for travelers

Are you going to travel? Take your COVID-19 test at the Airports and see the specific conditions for travelling between/from Madeira Islands.

SYNLAB Access COVID-19 Tests

Take your COVID-19 test at the airport

COVID-19 Antigen and PCR tests are available at SYNLAB airports units. Here, the tests can only be performed privately (with no co-payment).

LISBON AIRPORT
PORTO AIRPORT
FARO AIRPORT
FUNCHAL AIRPORT
PORTO SANTO AIRPORT
PONTA DELGADA AIRPORT
Lisbon Airport

Departures (Parking)

Type of tests: PCR (swab) / PCR Express (swab) / Antigen (swab)

  • Location: Departures, Parking (P1)
  • Schedule: Every day from 06:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Booking: For faster service, booking and payment can be made in advance in the SYNLAB Access app. The hour booked for Airports units is only indicative, costumers will be dealt with on a first-come, first-served basis. But there is a dedicated queue for customers with SYNLAB Access booking, faster than the other queues. Download the app here. Tests can also be performed without booking. Costumers will also be dealt with on a first-come, first-served basis. Customers are advised to arrive as soon as possible (4h before the flight, for antigen tests) as there may be a waiting time.
  • Tests can also be performed without booking. Costumers will also be dealt with on a first-come, first-served basis. Customers are advised to arrive as soon as possible (4h before the flight, for antigen tests) as there may be a waiting time.
  • Warning: we do not perform free antigen tests, COVID or Flu tests or PCR tests with insurances or SNS co-payment at this unit.

International Area (Hall)

Type of tests: PCR Express (swab) / Antigen (swab)

  • Location: Departures, Internal Hall
  • Schedule: Every day, 24h
  • Booking: No booking. Costumers will be dealt with on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Results: in 2-4 hours, according with the departure time of the next flight.
  • Exclusive for travelers with connection flights and that cannot leave the International Area of the airport, and for travelers or that arrives to Portugal without a negative covid test or digital vaccination certificate.

Departures (Unit)

Here you can find all the information about COVID-19 tests, SYNLAB Access app or print your results. We do not perform tests at this unit.

  • Location: Departures, inside the airport, in front of the Post Office
  • Schedule: Every day from 06:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Porto Airport

Departures (Unit)

Type of tests: PCR (swab) / PCR Express (swab) / Antigen (swab)

  • Location: Level 3, Departures, next to the boarding gates and the ANA Airports information desk
  • Schedule: Every day from 07:00 a.m. to 07:00 p.m.
  • Booking: No booking required. Customers are advised to arrive as early as possible, as they will be dealt with on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Warning: we do not perform free antigen tests, COVID or Flu tests or PCR tests with NHS or insurances co-payment at this unit.

Arrivals (Hall)

COVID-19 tests are also available in the Arrivals hall for travelers arriving in Portugal without a negative test on specific flights.

Faro Airport

Departures (Unit)

Type of tests: PCR (swab) / PCR Express (swab) / Antigen (swab)

  • Location: Departures, near Check-in
  • Schedule: Every day from 07:00 a.m. to 07:00 p.m.
  • Booking: For faster service, booking and payment can be made in advance in the SYNLAB Access app. The hour booked for Airports units is only indicative, costumers will be dealt with on a first-come, first-served basis. But there is a dedicated queue for customers with SYNLAB Access booking, faster than the other queues. Download the app here.
    Tests can also be performed without booking. Costumers will be dealt with on a first-come, first-served basis. Customers are advised to arrive as soon as possible (4h before the flight, for antigen tests) as there may be a waiting time.
  • Tests can also be performed without booking. Costumers will be dealt with on a first-come, first-served basis. Customers are advised to arrive as soon as possible (4h before the flight, for antigen tests) as there may be a waiting time.
  • Warning: we do not perform free antigen tests, COVID or Flu tests or PCR tests with NHS or insurances co-payment at this unit.
Funchal Airport

Departures (Unit)

Type of tests: PCR (swab) / PCR Express (swab) / Antigen (swab)

  • Location: Departures, near Check-in
  • Schedule: Every day from 08:00 a.m. to 04:00 p.m. Opens outside normal hours for previously selected flights.
  • Booking: No booking required but recommended. Customers are advised to arrive as soon as possible (4h before the flight, for antigen tests) as there may be a waiting time. Clients with booking have priority.
  • Agreements: free access to the rapid antigen test is provided to resident citizens or tourists, who present symptoms associated with COVID-19 – Fever equal to or greater than 38º, regardless of their vaccination status. And to citizens with or without complete vaccination, who had contact with positive covid cases. To request a free test, please consult https://s-alta.pt/CIDADAO/ and, if approved, you will receive a PIN that you need to show in the unit to perform the test.
  • Warning: we do not perform free antigen tests, COVID or Flu tests or PCR tests with NHS or insurances co-payment at this unit.
Porto Santo Airport

Temporarily closed.

Ponta Delgada Airport

Departures (Unit)

Type of tests: PCR (swab) / PCR Express (swab) / Antigen (swab)

  • Location: Departures
  • Schedule: Every day from 09:00 a.m. to 01:00 p.m. and 02:00 p.m. to 06:00 p.m.
  • Booking: The hour booked for Airports units is only indicative, costumers will be dealt with on a first-come, first-served basis. But there is a dedicated queue for customers with SYNLAB Access booking, faster than the other queues. Download the app here. Tests can also be performed without booking. Costumers will also be dealt with on a first-come, first-served basis. Customers are advised to arrive as soon as possible (4h before the flight, for antigen tests) as there may be a waiting time.
  • Warning: we do not perform free antigen tests, COVID or Flu tests or PCR tests with NHS or insurances co-payment at this unit.

Install the SYNLAB Access App

Book and receive your COVID-19 or Flu, PCR or Antigen tests in one place, in your mobile phone or computer. If you want to book for a unit that is not available in the APP, please contact the unit directly.

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