Hook of Holland To Harwich

Hassle free testing in the UK

Arriving in Harwich, you have a huge selection of exciting destinations across England to choose from. However most arrivals will require a lateral flow Covid test test when they arrive in the UK to be done on or before their second day in England.

If you’re travelling to England, what you need to do depends on where you have been before you arrive and your vaccination status.

You must follow government rules even if you have been vaccinated.

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for arrivals to the UK

Approved for day 2 testing for exempt persons with digital verification and certificate.** 

This test is only suitable as a Day 2 Arrival test if the user is Fully Vaccinated or a Child aged 5-17.

Fully Vaccinated means you have received all necessary doses of a vaccine:

  • in the UK, or UK vaccine programme overseas

  • with the Oxford/AstraZeneca, Pfizer BioNTech, Moderna or Janssen vaccines (or formulations of the vaccines in the relevent countries such as AstraZeneca Covishielf) in the EU, Andorra, Iceland, Lichtenstein, Monaco, Norway, San Marino, Switzerland, Vatican City State, the US, Australia, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Bahrain, Brunei, Canada, Dominica, Israel, Japan, Kuwait, Malaysia, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan or the UAE

Arrivals must have had a complete course of a recognised vaccine at least 14 days before arriving in England.


£29 Per Test

Approved Testing Partner

Racoo Screening Ltd is the approved provider of testing for Stena Line. Testing customers and crews to ensure safe international travel with minimal disruption.

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Delivery By Royal Mail

24hr Tracked

We aim to despatch test kits the same day if ordered before 1pm. These are sent by Royal Mail on their Tracked 24hr service.

*Order by 1pm Monday - Friday for next day delivery. No orders are despatched on Sundays.

Digital Verification

Online with a mobile phone or laptop

After purchasing a Day 2 test kit you will be emailed your passenger locator form reference number. 


Register your details for your test online along with your passport before carrying out the test.​

You must conduct your test in accordance with the instructions.** 


After the test, you will be required to upload a photo of your completed test.


Within 24 Hours

Your result will be verified by one of our team within 24 hrs of submission.


If you have followed all of the instructions we will email your result certificate. 


Verification operates 7 days a week.

Assessed Test

Approved Device

We use the Hughes/Flowflex Lateral Flow device produced by ACON Biotech for detection of SARS-CoV-2 Antigen Rapid Test.

These tests have passed full assessment by Public Health England and the EU. Both tests meet the requirements for entry into the UK:

  •   99% specificity

  •   97% sensitivity

Approved for Day 2 UK

Approved for use by the EU