Fast private Covid testing in Bournemouth

Here at Dorset Private GP, an established Bournemouth private GP practice, we are offering the full range of Covid tests at our own drive through testing site, including fast track next day results.

Find out more about the tests and our testing site

Choose the right Covid test for your needs

Day 2 Lateral Flow Test (Rapid Antigen) – From 4am on the 24th October this test is for FULLY VACCINATED travellers returning to the UK

Arrange to have your legally required test taken at our drive through by a trained practitioner.

Covid tests for outbound travel PCR and Rapid Antigen (Lateral Flow)

Get tested so you can travel abroad. Choose from fast track PCR test with next day results, standard PCR test and the lateral flow test.

Covid tests for returning to the UK – Day 2, Day 8 and optional day 5 Test to Release

Get your legally required Day 2 and Day 8 tests for arriving in the UK from green and amber countries. Plus optional Day 5 Test to Release.

Peace of mind lateral flow test

Take a lateral flow test (ie rapid antigen test) to find out if you have Covid-19 and get your results the same day.

PCR test for symptoms or peace of mind (with fast track option)

Find out if you have Covid-19 or confirm that you aren’t infected, with the gold standard PCR test. Fast track next day results available.

Where is the test site?

Testing is carried out at our private drive through testing site at Unit 106, Viscount Road, Aviation Park West, Christchurch BH23 6NW near Bournemouth Airport.

When are tests available?

Monday to Saturday - 8am to 5pm and Sunday - 9am to 4pm.

How it works

  • Book your test here on the website.
  • All tests are carried out at our drive through facility near Bournemouth Airport while you are comfortably seated in your car.
  • Tests are always carried out by a member of our qualified and experienced medical team.
  • All Travel (Fit to Fly) and Test to Release tests are couriered directly to the laboratory – never posted.
  • Apart from Day 2 & Day 8 tests we will take payment from you at the drive through. No cancellation fee for any tests.

Who are we?

We are a group of experienced NHS GPs who set up a private GP service in the centre of Bournemouth so we could offer the kind of care that we believe in – fast, personal, efficient and never rushed.

Dorset Private GP is a private provider of Covid testing accredited by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) and listed on the GOV.UK website. We work with some of the best testing labs in the UK. We have already carried out thousands of successful tests.

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