List of approved labs for COVID test in Pakistan for Saudi Arabia

People coming from Pakistan to Saudi Arabia have to present a PCR test conducted 72 hours before the flight from a lab approved by the Saudi authorities for the COVID test.

  • Children below 8 years of age are not required to perform a PCR test.

Here is a list of approved labs for the COVID test in Pakistan for Saudi Arabia for the PCR test. Keep in mind that every airline has a list of its own labs so it is better to check with the airline before taking the test.

List of Saudi approved labs for PCR test in Pakistan3 Conditions to enter Saudi Arabia from Pakistan

1- The passenger must have a valid visa;

2- The passenger must have a negative PCR test report conducted by one of the approved laboratories by the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia in Pakistan for the PCR test.

3- The passenger must fill in and sign the Health Disclaimer Form and hand it over to the health control center upon arrival at the airport in Saudi Arabia.

PIA, Air Blue, Saudi Airlines

If you are flying through PIA, Saudi Airlines, or Air Blue from Pakistan to Saudi Arabia, the PCR test must be conducted from any of the following labs.

  1. Medask Labs (Pvt) Division, Rawalpindi
  2. Islamabad Diagnostic Center (Pvt) Ltd, Islamabad
  3. Khan Labs & Diagnostic Center, Sargodha
  4. Real time PCR Diagnostic Labs KPK, Peshawar
  5. Test Zone Diagnostic Center, Lahore
  6. Metropol Laboratories (Pvt), Islamabad
  7. Maroof International Hospital Lab, Islamabad

Flynas Airlines

If you are flying through Flynas from Pakistan to Saudi Arabia, the PCR test must be conducted from any of the following labs.

  1. Venus Diagnostic.
  2. Islamabad Diagnostics Center.
  3. Medikay Care Limited.
  4. Essa Lab.
  5. Chughtai Labs.

Emirates Airlines

If you are flying through Emirates Airlines from Pakistan to Saudi Arabia, the COVID test must be conducted from any of the following labs.

  1. Chughtai Labs.
  2. Shaukat Khanum Memorial Trust.
  3. Aga Khan University Hospital.
  4. Islamabad Diagnostic Centre.
  5. Excel Lab (Pvt) Ltd.
  6. Dr. Essa Laboratory & Diagnostic Centre.

Fly Dubai

If you are flying through Fly Dubai from Pakistan to Saudi Arabia, the COVID test must be conducted from any of the following labs.

  • Excel Lab
  • IDC – Islamabad Diagnostic Center
  • SKMH (Shaukat Khanum Memorial Hospital)
  • Aga Khan University Hospital, Clinical Laboratory
  • Essa Lab
  • Medikay Lab
  • MedAsk Labs
  • Test Zone Labs
  • Khan Labs
  • Citi Lab

Etihad Airways

  1. Chughtai Labs.

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Steve has been living in Saudi Arabia since 2013 and writing about Saudi rules, regulations, guides, and procedures since then.