Need a pre-travel test? We can help.
US BioTek Laboratories is pleased to partner with Copa Airlines to provide passengers a hassle-free travel experience. For travelers heading to destinations that require documentation of a negative COVID-19 test, we can help. US BioTek offers fast, convenient COVID-19 testing in several US locations serviced by Copa Airlines, including the Miami, Washington DC, and Chicago vicinities.
US BioTek is a high complexity CLIA and CAP certified lab and performs its tests on an FDA EUA authorized platform that uses real-time polymerase chain reaction technology (RT-PCR), the required testing protocol for entry to most destinations in Latin America. Please visit Copa Airline's International Travel Requirements page, or check with your destination's consulate to confirm the specific requirements of your destination. It is the responsibility of the passenger to ensure compliance with all government requirements for entry.
US BioTek will provide test results within 48 hours* of your appointment.
We're pleased to extend discounted pricing for Copa Airlines passengers:
RT-PCR, Nasal swab test: $109 (Regular Price $165 - $265)
Please select from the following locations:
We will notify you via email to let you know your results are ready in a secure patient portal. Positive results will also receive a phone call. Test results will arrive within 48 hours of your test appointment.
We use a nucleic acid amplification test (NAAT) that utilizes real-time reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) technology for detection of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. The test is a healthcare worker administered nasal swab or saliva collection test.
This test may or may not be eligible for insurance reimbursement. Please check with your insurance provider for more details.
Yes, children of any age can be tested with our COVID-19 RT-PCR test.
Yes! Appointment timing differs based on the location.
Specimen collection is performed at one of our partner labs in XX, XX, and XX.
Visit Copa's International Travel Requirements page or check with the consulate of your travel destination to confirm requirements of entry, as your testing window may vary from 48-72 hours prior to departure. We typically, recommend scheduling your test between 2-3 days in advance of the departure time of your flight.
*Turn-around times may be affected by weather systems that impact transit and carrier mobility.