Are you in travel, holiday or trip in Izmir, one of the most beautiful tourist cities on the Aegean Turkey, and searching for the ideal place to get a mandatory request Covid-19 PCR test 48 to 72 hours prior to your departure for your home, or any possible reason? Here you can find out quick information about how and where to get a Covid-19 PCR test in Izmir, with hospitals and clinics info, results delivery time, pricing, and advice.
Where to get Covid-19 PCR Test in Izmir?
You can get your Covid-19 PCR, antigen or antibody, swab tests in Izmir (223 km. from Bodrum) at the several public and private hospitals, private medical centers, clinics, and laboratories. You can get same day results with good service.
PCR Test at Public Hospitals in Izmir
There are are more than 20 state hospital in Izmir, along many districts and neighborhoods such as Aliaga, Bayindir, Bornova, Buca, Cesme, Dikili, Foca, Kemalpasa, Konak, Gaziemir, etc.
You must be symptomatic or had a direct contact with the person having Coronavirus to get a free PCR test there. If you don’t meet this criteria, than you need take pay for it. We won’t recommend this option as you’ll also need to wait in the possible queue with locals, and may have language problem.
Pricing is around 250 TL (about €25), and you need to pay the price in cash. Also, you will get your test result in Turkish print copy (no English report) in about 24 hours. Seems to be not very ideal for tourists.
PCR Test at Private Hospitals or Clinics in Izmir
PCR testing at the private hospitals or clinics in Izmir is a good option as you’ll get a quality service and fast report of your result. You’ll find many 8 private hospitals or clinics in Izmir for sure.
You need to make appointment before you go private hospitals or clinics to get your test. And you can get your result within 24 hours. They can also provide English report.
Pricing is around 250 TL (around €25), like in in whole Turkey.
But some of the private hospitals or clinics in Izmir may charge more like twice. Make sure you ask ask the price before you go.