Genica Get tested for COVID-19 right at Sofia Airport
COVID-19

Test Center

PCR test feeBGN 130.00
LAMP test feeBGN 130.00
Antigen test feeBGN 75.00
PaymentCash and Credit Cards
Open03:00 - 23:00
RegistrationWalk-in / Online registration
LocationSofia Airport
Terminal 2
Departure
Swissport Ticket office
Results15 minutes to 2 hours depending on the test selected
Contacts0700 20 442
covid19@genica.bg

Important! LAMP test can replace PCR test in some countries.. For more information on the COVID-19 testing regulations in different countries, please check https://reopen.europa.eu/en/

Online Registration

For faster service at the COVID-19 test center, please register in advance at https://web.genica.bg/register

Check your results online

You get your test result online 15 minutes to 2 hours after sample collection. The test results will be in bilingual format (Bulgarian and English) and will be available on site at the airport and online.
Plan your COVID-19 test in advance of your trip!

Sample Collection Timetable

This timetable describes the samples collection time slots and the estimated time for obtaining the result of your COVID-19 test

SamplingPCR Test Results
03:00 – 18:002 hours after sampling
18:00 – 23:00The next day at 5:00
SamplingLAMP Test Results
03:00 – 18:002 hours after sampling
18:00 – 23:00The next day at 5:00
SamplingAntigen Test Results
03:00 - 23:0015 min. After sample collection

The COVID-19 PCR and LAMP test results for samples delivered after 6 p.m. (18.00 h) will be available the next day at 5.00 am.

* The GENICA's PCR test reliably detects all strains of SARS-CoV-2, including mutations from the United Kingdom (20I / 501Y.V1, B.1.1.7), South Africa (20H / 501Y.V2, B.1.351) and Brazil (20J / 501Y.V3, P.1).

FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I get my result?

You can get your results on the spot at the airport or online. The password for online access is provided during sampling.

Do I have to register online?

 For faster service at the COVID-19 test center, please register in advance at https://web.genica.bg/register

When do I get my result?

You will receive the result 15 minutes to 2 hours after sampling.

Do I need a passport or ID? Is the number shown on the test result document?

Yes. You cannot register for the test without a passport or valid ID (no other documents are accepted as identification, e.g. driving license). Your passport or ID number is written on the test result document.

Do I have to make an appointment?

No, just show up on time for your planned trip.

What language is the test result in?

 The test results will be in bilingual format (Bulgarian and English) and will be available on site at the airport and online.

What do I do if my test is invalid?

If your test is invalid, you need to get tested again. The invalidity of the test results is due to the presence of substances inhibiting the PCR reaction. Please do not take food or smoke 30 minutes prior to sampling.

How accurate are the PCR and LAMP tests?

Sensitivity: 97.8%

Specificity: 100%