Triemli Corona virus testing centre
Attending with someone else*
If you are attending with someone else who also needs to be tested, a separate appointment needs to be booked online for each person.
What do I need to bring with me?
Please bring proof ID (ID card or passport), your patient registration form and your health insurance card.
Monday - Thursday and Sunday
09.00 - 19.00
No walk-ins possible between 11.45 and 14.00 and after 18.30
Friday and Saturday
09.00 - 22.00
No walk-ins possible between 11.45 and 14.00 hrs and after 18.30 hrs
Parking / Arrival / Taxi
Please use public transportation. There are very few parking spaces available at the test center. The hospital parking garage is not available for people visiting the test center.
Cabs are available at the test center. (Reduced rates for people after a test. Booking and payment directly at the cab on site).
Frequently asked questions (FAQs)
- If you have mild symptoms of an acute respiratory infection (cough, sore throat, with or without fever, feeling feverish, muscle pain) and/or a sudden loss of smell or taste.
- If your employer sends you for a test.
- If you want a test for personal reasons.
- If the SwissCovid infoline or app recommends a test.
- If the cantonal medical officer (Kantonsärztin) recommends a test.
The testing centre is open to adults and children aged 12 or over. Children under the age of 12 who have symptoms of coronavirus should see their GP.
By using the online registration system, you are helping us to reduce waiting times. We apologise for any waiting time you may nonetheless experience
The cost of the antigen test is CHF 80.*.
The cost of the PCR-test is CHF 137.-
- Credit card
- EC card
If you meet the requirements of the FOPH's sampling strategy (see above "When should you come by the test centre?"), the test will be paid for by the federal government.
If you do not meet the requirements of the FOPH, but your employer requires a test or you wish to have a test yourself, you or your employer will receive the invoice.
* In certain cases, it may be necessary to carry out a PCR test after an antigen test. In this case the costs for both tests will be invoiced.
Yes, but they must pay for the test directly on location (card payment only)
You will receive the test result via e-mail.
For the antigen test, the result is delivered within approx. 30 min.
If a PCR test is necessary in your case, you will usually receive the result within 24-48 hours by unencrypted e-mail in German and English.
If the test result is negative, you will also receive the certificate as a PDF with the e-mail.
The test result is usually sent within 24 to 48 hours, even over the holidays.
Translated with www.DeepL.com/Translator (free version)
To the duration of you self-isolation depends on your test result. If your test result is positive, the cantonal medical service will contact you and provide you with further information and instructions.