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COVID-19 screening for international departures

Important information

Before choosing your test
  1. Make sure the test and the type of sampling are approved by the destination country as well as any other country where you have a layover. Details on IATA
  2. Make sure to choose a result period suitable for the requirements of the destination country (generally between 24h to 72h)
  3. Make sure you have your passport on the day of your appointment.

Please note that our call center agents have access to the same appointment availability as those offered on the online appointment platform.

The Biron advantages
  • Tests approved by Canadian government authorities.
  • Attestation of negative test result
  • Receipt for insurance included (check with your insurer for screening coverage)

Oro/nasopharyngeal sampling
Some destinations require PCR screening by oro/nasopharyngeal sampling.

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Are you at the last minute?

Screening at YUL Montreal-Trudeau airport

If you are at the last minute, we offer screening tests prior to registration on the day of your flight, directly at the Montreal-Trudeau airport.

Screening Clinic located on the mezzanine level of the U.S. departures area, before pre-boarding security check point, at door 11.

Rapid RT-PCR (1h)

Rapid antigenic (25 min)

Screening at one of our service center

Whether you cross borders by air, sea or land, we have the right test for you

Avoid any surprises on the day of your departure by choosing a screening test a few days in advance at one of our service centers.

Passport required on the day of your appointment

PCR screening (48h)

PCR screening (24h)

Antigenic (24h)

Destinations with particularities

Oro/nasopharyngeal sampling

Some destinations require PCR screening by oro/nasopharyngeal sampling.

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Serological test

For countries that require an IgM / IgG antibody serological test.

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Hawaii

Find out how you can be exempt from quarantine upon arrival thanks to Air Canada and Biron.

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China

The Consulate General of the People's Republic of China approves the tests offered by Biron.

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Hong Kong

The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region approves the test offered by Biron.

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Japan

The Government of Japan approves the test offered by Biron.

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You need a COVID-19 screening test for non-travel purposes. Please refer to the screening tests available at our service centers.