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Where to Get PCR & Rapid Antigen Tests Done in Colombo

2021 May 4

With the spike in the COVID-19 cases yet again, staying indoors, staying safe and following the health and safety rules and regulations put forward by the relevant authorities are of utmost importance, in the interest of yourself and your loved ones. 

However, if you do start noticing symptoms that are similar to that of the COVID-19 virus, below are a list of places that you can get a PCR or Rapid Antigen Test done, to further ensure your safety. 

Asiri Central Hospital

Drive through PCR tests are available at the Asiri Central Hospital located at Norris Canal Road in Colombo 10. Your NIC/Passport is required when conducting the test. You can locate available time slots and book an appointment through: 

Website – https://bit.ly/3e2mCgu
Telephone – 0114 665 500

Asiri Surgical Hospital 

Drive through PCR tests can be conducted via the Asiri Surgical Hospital located in Kirimandala Mawatha, Colombo 5. Your NIC/Passport is required when conducting the test. You can check for available time slots and book an appointment through:

Website – https://bit.ly/3u5QKx3
Telephone – 0114 524 400

Durdans Hospital 

Durdans Hospital located in Alfred Place, Colombo 3, also conducts drive through PCR tests. Your NIC/Passport is required when conducting the test. Check for available time slots and book an appointment through:

Website – https://bit.ly/3nzNKGN
Telephone – 0112 140 000

Lanka Hospitals

PCR tests are available at Lanka Hospitals located in Elvitigala Mawatha, Colombo 5. Available time slots can be checked and an appointment can be booked through the following website link:

Website – https://bit.ly/32Zl6p1
Telephone – 0115 430 000

Melsta Laboratories (Pvt) Ltd

Melsta Laboratories, located in Geethanjalee Place, Colombo 3, conducts home visits within Colombo 1-15 areas for PCR tests. Available time slots can be checked and an appointment can be booked through the following website link:

Website – https://bit.ly/3nHHsoQ
Telephone –  0115 660 660

Nawaloka Hospital 

Nawaloka Hospital in Colombo 2 is conducting drive through PCR tests. You will be required to bring your NIC/Passport when conducting the test. Check for available time slots and make an appointment through the following link:

Website – https://bit.ly/3gUnCoO
Telephone 0115 777 888

Kings Hospital

Kings Hospital located in Evergreen Park Road in Colombo 5 is conducting drive through PCR tests. You will be required to bring your NIC when conducting the test. Check for available time slots and make an appointment via the following link:

Website – https://bit.ly/3u8LZ5Q
Telephone – 0117 743 743

Forte Diagnostics (Pvt) Ltd

PCR tests are available to be conducted at Forte Diagnostics, located in Boteju Road, Colombo 5. Check for available time slots and make an appointment via the following link:

Website – https://bit.ly/3t394Wl
Telephone – 0117 565 565

CDEM Hospital 

CDEM Hospital conducts home visits for the PCR test. Available time slots can be checked and an appointment can be booked through the following website link:

Website – https://bit.ly/3tagRSi
Telephone – 0772 427 453

Ninewells Hospital 

Ninewells Hospital located in Kirimandala Mawatha, Narahenpita also conducts PCR tests. You will be required to bring your NIC when conducting the test. Available time slots can be checked and an appointment can be booked through the following website link:

Website – https://bit.ly/3t3YvlN
Telephone – 0114 520 999

Hemas Hospital

PCR Tests are conducted at Hemas Hospitals in Wattala and Thalawathugoda. You could either walk into the hospital and conduct the test or opt to book their home care service, where they will come to your home to conduct the test. Book the home care appointment via their hotline below: 

Telephone – 0117 888 888

According to the Public Health Inspector in Nugegoda, Rapid Antigen Tests can also be conducted at any hospital. You could call their general hotlines to book appointments or for further inquiries and information. 

Comment below and let us know if you know of any other hospital/institution that conducts PCR and Rapid Antigen Tests?