News from Brno

A new testing place for antigen tests at the exhibition centre

Since 16 November, there has been a new option to get a COVID-19 test in Brno. The Helping Hands NGO (Společnost Podané ruce) has opened a new testing place for antigen tests in the area of the exhibition centre. The place is accessible via the main entrance next to the Congress Centre for those coming on foot. If arriving by car, you may use the parking plot in front of the main gate. Further information as well as the reservation system can be found at covidtestbrno.cz (in Czech only). Currently the opening hours are scheduled from 8:00 to 18:00 on weekdays, from 8:00 to 13:00 on Saturdays, and Sundays according to demand. The test price is CZK 500. Antigen tests are evaluated within several minutes and are cheaper than PCR tests. However, their sensitivity is lower and if they come out positive, it is necessary to confirm the result with a PCR test. …