New testing procedure at Frankfurt Airport for transit passengers to China

Starting immediately and following the closure of the Centogene Test Center at the transit area of Frankfurt Airport, transferring passengers to the People’s Republic of China who need to do PCR and IgM/IgG antibodies tests can select from one of these two options:

Location & Opening HoursTests & Price
Transit passengers with LufthansaTest Center at Gate Z50
Terminal 1
Monday to Friday 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
PCR & IgM Tests
2 PCR: €406
1 PCR & 1 IgM: €231 + €106
Transit passengers with other airlinesMedical Clearing Center at Gate B60
Terminal 1
Daily from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Testing takes place between 7:00 AM and 3:00 PM.
PCR & IgM Tests
2 PCR: €406.08
1 PCR & 1 IgM: €231.22 + €128.84
Weekend & Public Holidays:
2 PCR: €425.9
1 PCR & 1 IgM: €251.04 + €148.66
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  • If you landed in terminal 2, you can take the bus or Skyline to reach the transit test centers in Terminal 1.
  • If the sample is taken before noon, the test results are usually available the same day.
  • If the sample is taken after 12:00 noon, the results may not be available until the following day.