VFS Global discounted COVID-19 PCR test rates
As proof of pre-departure COVID-19 PCR test is mandatory for arrivals into Hong Kong, all passengers are required to take PCR test at one of the Philippines Government authorised hospitals/labs.
We are offering benefits for our passengers who require COVID-19 PCR tests for their travelling. During the offer period, passengers can obtain special rates for COVID-19 PCR tests by presenting their Cathay Pacific e-ticket with our partners.
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We are offering benefits for our passengers who require COVID-19 PCR tests for their travelling. From now until 31 January 2022, passengers can obtain special rates for COVID-19 PCR tests by presenting their Cathay Pacific e-ticket with our partner.
Subsidised PCR Test rates
|Test Service Type||Lab name||Price in PHP per pax (inclusive of VAT)|
|At lab (24-48 hours)
Dedicated counter for VFS global customer
|South Super Hi-Way Molecular Diagnostic Laboratory, Inc.||PHP3,200|
|At lab (48-72 hours)
Dedicated counter for VFS global customer
|Philippine Red Cross||PHP4,200|
|Drive Thru (24-36 hours)
Customer can stay in their car while a healthcare provider collects the sample in a drive-thru testing site
|Detoxicare Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory, Inc.||PHP2,900|
|Antigen test with certificate (Less than 30 minutes)||Ermita Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory, Inc.||PHP1,200 (1-50 pax)
PHP1,100 (51-100 pax)
|Prime time (48-72 hours)
Customer can choose their preferred time of appointment
|Philippine Red Cross||PHP4,500|
|At your doorstep (24-36 hours)
Service provided at customer's home or office
|Detoxicare Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory, Inc.||PHP3,300 per pax (1-5 pax)
PHP3,200 per pax (6-10 pax)
PHP3,000 per pax (11-20 pax)
PHP2,700 (21 pax and above)
|Priority (24 hours):
Results will be provided within 24 hours
|South Super Hi-Way Molecular Diagnostic Laboratory, Inc.||PHP3,900|
|At your doorstep + priority (24 hours):
Service provided at customer's home or office and results will be provided within 24 hours
|Detoxicare Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory, Inc.||PHP4,200 (min. 2 to 4 pax)|
Step-by-step guide to book your appointment
- Make a reservation directly via VFS Global registration pageOpen a new window at least one day prior to test date
- Customer will be required to fill out a registration form with relevant personal details and select preferred test date/time based on availability. Should there be any queries when filling out the form, customers may utilise 'click to talk' feature on the homepageOpen a new window to connect with a VFS customer agent for further assistance
- Upon form submission, customer will receive an auto-generated acknowledgement email and an email from VFS customer agent to follow up on the booking
- Customer will be required to send across Cathay Pacific e-ticket and passport copy via email to VFS Global helpdesk firstname.lastname@example.org
- VFS customer agent will share across unique payment link via email. Payment methods accepted include debit/credit card, GCash and Grab Pay.
- Upon successful payment verification, customers will receive a booking confirmation email with the lab-specific details and instructions. Documentary requirements may vary depending on the preferred lab
- Customers are required to make a reservation directly with VFS Global at least one day prior to test date.
- Customers can book a same day service subject to confirmation. Kindly note that due to varying demand at different locations, there might be limited slots available.
- Payment should be made directly to VFS Global by customers to confirm appointment.
- Entry into the destination will be subjected to actual health conditions and local authorities.
- The promotion campaign is available until 31 January 2022.
- The hospital reserves the right to change the price without prior notice.
- Penalty fees apply for cancellation of confirmed appointments:
a. More than 48 hours prior to appointment: No cancellation fee
b. Within 24 to 48 hours prior to appointment: 25% levied as cancellation fee
c. Within 24 hours prior to appointment: 50% levied as cancellation fee
d. No show for confirmed appointment: 100% levied as cancellation fee
- Other Terms and Conditions apply.