Where to Get Rapid Antigen Tests for Events

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New and stricter disease prevention rules took effect in Iceland Friday night, requiring people to present the negative results of a rapid antigen test before attending large events.

See our report on the new rules here.

If you’re planning to attend a large event, you need to know where rapid test are offered. They are free of charge.

According to a list from the Ministry of Health, those are available at health clinics nationwide.

For a list of health clinics in Iceland and their operating hours, see here.

In Reykjavík, rapid tests are offered at the following health clinic:

  • The Capital Area Health Clinic, Suðurlandsbraut 34

Private companies offer rapid tests at the following locations in Reykjavík:

  • BSÍ bus terminal,
  • Harpa concert hall
  • Kringlan (across the street from Kringlan shopping center)
  • Kleppsmýrarvegur road

Outside the capital area, private companies offer rapid tests at the following locations:

In Reykjanesbær, Southwest Iceland:

  • Aðalgata 60

In Akureyri, North Iceland:

  • University of Akureyri

To register for a rapid test for an event, or to check your test status, see here.

The information above does not pertain to travel abroad. For such information, please go to travel.covid.is.




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