Self-test after arrival Svalbard

Everyone who comes to Svalbard must still take a covid-19 test within 24 hours of arrival. The test must be antigen fast test.


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Published 2/15/2022

Tests are distributed free of charge to arriving air passengers from Longyearbyen local council's distribution station for self-tests. Boarding pass or ticket receipt must be presented.

The distribution station is located in the parking lot at Lompensenteret / Longyear 78 °. The station is open on weekdays from 11:00 to 14:00. Friday and Saturday, the tests will be handed out at the airport. It is also possible to buy tests at the pharmacy in Lompensenteret and in Svalbardbutikken.

In the event of a positive test result, you must immediately isolate yourself and report the result to the University Hospital of Northern Norway HF - Longyearbyen Hospital.

See more information about handing out self-tests to other people here: Utdelingsstasjonen for Covid-selvtester - Longyearbyen lokalstyre