Information as of 8 Oktober 2021
In Lucerne from 11 October 2021:
Location: Walk-In» test center at the Uni/PH building (Frohburgstrasse 3) close to the Lucerne main station
Opening hours: Monday to Friday, from 7 am to 2pm and 3pm to 6pm
In Rotkreuz from 4 October 2021:
Location: Zug-Rotkreuz campus, Suurstoffi 6, Rotkreuz
Opening hours: click HERE
The centres offer a nasopharyngeal swab with an evaluation time of 15 minutes. If the result is negative, a certificate for the Covid Cert app valid for 48 hours will be issued. If the test result is positive, a PCR test will be offered there and then.
The costs of the tests are covered by the Confederation until 30 September 2021. The process requires your consent to having photographs taken of your
- identity document and
- health insurance card
Continuing education participants are asked to present their HSLU Card or documentary confirmation that they have been admitted to a continuing education programme.
Confirmation of participation can be obtained from the relevant programme administrator.
The demand for tests has increased sharply in many places due to the introduction of the requirement for certificates; this is resulting in scheduling difficulties or waiting times. In addition to the two test centres of the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, there are others in the canton, which are listed here.