A new COVID-19 testing clinic has opened at Gold Coast Airport – providing a convenient option for international travellers needing a pre-departure test. The clinic is located to the left of Security Screening next to the Destination Gold Coast counter and is available for international travellers.

PCR tests cost $120 and results will be returned within 2 hours, while supervised rapid antigen tests cost $72 and results are returned in 30 minutes.

The current opening hours are:
Monday - Sunday: 04:30 – 18:30
These times will vary depending on demand.

4Cyte Pathology recommends that patients who require testing for overseas travel purposes and would like to be tested at the airport to follow this simple, four step process

1. In advance, go to, click on ‘Travel Covid tests’, register and pay for your test, print out the payment/registration form.
.2. Call the clinic on 0468 657 517 to make an appointment
3. Bring your registration form to the testing clinic at Gold Coast Airport at the time of your appointment.
4. Receive your test results via email within 2 hours of your swab being taken.