Tui announces 'coronavirus test packages' which include PCR tests for customers travelling to green list countries

Tui has announced that customers travelling to green list destinations will be able to purchase coronavirus test packages starting from £20, a significant reduction on existing prices.

Thursday, 6th May 2021, 10:28 am
Updated Thursday, 6th May 2021, 12:50 pm

The basic package will include a lateral flow test for pre-departure to the UK, and a PCR test to be taken once passengers have arrived in the UK.

Andrew Flintham, the travel firm's managing director for the UK and Ireland, said: "We have always believed that cost-effective testing solutions, as well as maximum flexibility, will make travel a possibility this summer and beyond.

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"Our research has shown that customers are looking forward to their much-needed holiday overseas, but affordable and easy testing solutions were imperative to make this a reality.

"The four new exclusive testing packages have been developed with our customers in mind; they're offered at greatly reduced prices, include certification to travel and will be a simple process from start to finish."

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Tui announce that PCR tests are going to be included in new 'coronavirus test packages' on offer to customers. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

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