Dubai's Emirates Airline now offering COVID-19 PCR tests for Dhs150

Also offering at-home or at-office testing to passengers

Dubai's Emirates Airline now offering COVID-19 PCR tests for Dhs150

Travellers flying from Dubai with Emirates Airline can now get COVID-19 PCR tests before flying out, priced at Dhs150.

Passengers who need to get tested can get the tests at the American Hospital Dubai Media City Clinic, American Hospital Al Barsha Clinic and American Hospital Al Khawanij Clinic, which is opening at the end September.

In order to get the PCR test for Dhs150, passengers must present a ticket or boarding pass, along with a departure within one month of the test date and ID.

Emirates is also offering the option of at-home or at-office testing in Dubai for Dhs250, for a minimum of two passengers.

Results for both methods of PCR tests will return within 48 hours.

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Other airlines around the UAE are also offering support in light of COVID-19, including Etihad Airways covering medical costs if diagnosed with COVID-19, along with Virgin Atlantic offering free coronavirus insurance.

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