Before flying home, US citizens require a negative result from an approved antigen or PCR COVID-19 test.
Smartcare Healthcare are our affiliated partner for pre-flight COVID-19 testing, in line with CDC requirements.
We advise booking before your tour departure. After booking, you will receive a confirmation. Present this to your VagaGuide to receive the antigen test for use on the video call.
Book your test via the Smartcare Healthcare website
Alternatively, if an appointment is not available online, please email email@example.com
Tomas from Smartcare will work with you to schedule your appointment. Tests cost €49.
Rapid testing is also available at Dublin Airport as well as various other locations across Dublin.
Yes. You can get tested at Dublin Airport before your departure.
Two private companies, RocDoc Health Check and Randox are providing RT-PCR and rapid/antigen testing at Dublin Airport.
You will need to book the service in advance, leaving enough time to get tested and make your way through security.
Read more about this service and the booking process on the Dublin Airport website
If you have a little more time in Dublin before your departing flight, we would recommend getting tested in the city.
No matter where your hotel is in Dublin, there are plenty of test facilities available.
A number of testing centres are within easy walking distance of our tour drop-off point at the Grand Canal Hotel.
Check your options for Antigen and RT-PCR testing centres in Dublin [pdf, 143kb]