We offer the following Covid19 tests:
UNTIL 31st OCTOBER: Free antigen rapid test WITHOUT written certificate for those who are symptom-free and need to refer to a negative test result in the Covid19 certificate, for example when traveling or at events. Applies to everyone with a Norwegian ID number or D-number who have access to their testresult on helsenorge.no. FROM 1st NOVEMBER: 495 NOK
Antigen rapid test WITH certificate: 995 NOK
PCR-test WITHOUT certificate: 495 NOK
PCR-test WITH certificate: 695 NOK
IgG- and IgM antibody test (bloodsample): 495 kr
We offer Covid19 antigen rapid test and PCR test at the clinic in Tønsberg and at Torp Sandefjord Airport. We recommend you to book an appointment, but we also offer drop-in. You can read more here.
If you need a test for travel you are responsible to know which kind of test (PCR- or antigen rapid test) you need for travelling to your destination, as well as how long the test is valid. You can check the testing requirements for travellers to EU-countries on reopen.europa.eu.
If you order an appointment before 12:00 the results will maybe be ready the same evening before 10 PM (22:00), but this can not be guaranteed. Until now the results have always been ready the day after testing between 1 PM and 10 PM, but since we are dependent on a third-party to analyze the tests, we can never guarantee answer within a certain time.
If you need the test for travel, we recommend that you take the test as early as possible within the timelimit of the validity of the certificate for your destination. Drop-in Legene will not compencate any expenses for missed flights and other expenses if you do not receive the test result within the period mentioned above.
If you have symptoms from you airways, throat or have a fever, or you suspect that you may have Covid19, you can either book a Covid19-test without consulting a doctor or a doctor appointment. In addition to a PCR-test, other tests can be taken if you choose a doctor appointment.
Results of PCR-tests appear on Helsenorge.no. If you have ordered PCR-test WITH English certificate, this will be sent within a couple of hours after the results have appeared on Helsenorge.no.
Antigen rapid test:
On behalf of the public we offer free antigen rapid tests without written certificate for those who are symptom-free and need to refer to a negative test result in the Covid19 certificate, for example when traveling or at events. This offer applies to everyone with a Norwegian ID number or D-number who have access to their testresult on helsenorge.no
You will get access to the test result on helsenorge.no, and it will appear in the corona certificate within 30 minutes.
A negative test results gives a green Covid19 certificate in Norway for 24 hours from the test result is ready. The certificate is valid a longer period in EU-/EØS-countries. Not every country/airline approve the antigen rapid test or the Covid19 certificate as a valid documentation. You can find the Covid 19 certificate on helsenorge.no. Read more about the corona certificate here: https://www.helsenorge.no/koronasertifikat/om/
If you want a written certificate or you do not have a Norwegian ID number or D-number or you do not have access til your testresult on helsenorge.no, you can NOT have this test for free and you must order “Covid19 antigen hurtigtest” (price 995 NOK).
IgG-antibody test can detect if you have had an infection with coronavirus. It shall have gone at least 2 weeks from the symptoms started until you take the blood test. The blood test is NOT suitable to detect an ongoing infection! The response time is 1-2 working days (Saturday and Sunday are not working days)
NOTICE: IgM-antibody test is only taken for people traveling to China. The test must be done before 11 AM, and it has to be written in the commentary when booking an appointment. The result of the IgM test comes the next day before 10 PM if it is a working day. IgM-tests that are not supposed to be older than 48 hours, can only be taken Monday-Thursday.
We have two waiting rooms with separate entrances: one for patients without symptoms or suspicion of Covid19, and one for patients with symptoms. Everyone is kindly asked to wear masks, and those with symptoms are requested to touch as little as possible. The doctor will always come to get you when it is your turn, and you must wait in whatever waiting room you are supposed to be in until the doctor comes to get you.