Questions and answers about the tests in the practices

At which BCRT clinics will testing for coronavirus be conducted?

Only at the BCRT main clinic, located at Friedrichstraße 134 in Berlin Mitte, said tests are offered.

Which coronatests are performed in the main clinic of the BCRT?

Antibody tests (blood) to detect an already passed disease. RT-PCR screening tests (throat) to exclude a current disease.

What is the cost of the tests?

The antibody test costs €82.
The RT-PCR test costs €190,00; a medical certificate is already included.

How long does it take to get the result?

The results of the antibody tests are available on average on the same day (for rapid test) or after 5-7 business days (for test in laboratory).
The results of the RT-PCR tests are usually available after 30 minutes.

What are the times on the findings?

The results of the RT-PCR tests show both the start and end time of the test.

How many days in advance do I need to take the test for my certificate to be valid in country XY?

Please understand that we do not always have the rapidly changing regulations up to date. Please inform yourself at the Foreign Office or the embassies of your destination country.

In which language are the certificates written?

Both the antibody tests and the PCR dipstick tests include certificates in German and English.

Are tests available on Saturday?

Antibody tests are available at any time during office hours.
RT-PCR tests can be carried out from Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 17:45 and on Saturday from 12:00 to 16:00

BCRT - Berliner Centrum für Reise- und Tropenmedizin ist eine Firmierung der Praxis Prof. Dr. Jelinek an den jeweiligen Standorten der Reisepraxen. Der Behandlungsvertrag kommt ausschliesslich mit Prof. Dr. Jelinek zustande.