(09 Jun 2021)
British Airways customers now have access to
discounted COVID19 PCR tests administered by a testing specialist
in the comfort of their own home, with provider Wren Healthcare.
Once ordered, Wren Healthcare will book a slot for a testing
specialist to visit the customer’s home to take a PCR sample,
avoiding the need for a trip to a dedicated testing facility.
the sample has been taken, the testing specialist will deliver the
test directly to the lab, avoiding any postal delays and the
results will be available within 24hours.
customers have access to these at home tests with Wren Healthcare
at a reduced rate of £129, down from the non-discounted rate of £169.
If a customer wishes to visit a clinic
to have their sample taken, they can do so for £99.
Tom Stevens, British Airways’
Director of Brand and Customer Experience, said, “We are committed
to exploring ways to make sure that our customers have access to
affordable tests that suit their needs. We know that sourcing and
sending PCR tests away shortly before travel can make people
anxious. We are pleased to have found and negotiated a reduced
price option for those who would prefer to take a test in the
comfort of their own home or in a clinic, safe in the knowledge
they will be delivered straight to a lab for rapid and reliable
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