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Updated 10 January 2022

The Ministry of Public Health, Qatar, has taken stringent measures to combat and mitigate the detrimental effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and ensure that the country and its citizens are on the road to recovery.

The RT-PCR test is considered the best method in yielding the most accurate results for COVID-19 diagnosis. As such, the Qatari government strives to ensure that RT-PCR testing is widely available to the general population through testing centers established throughout the country.

If you’re wondering where you can get you or your family members tested for COVID-19, we have put together an extensive list of RT-PCR testing centers in Qatar where you can get tested at your convenience while following the safety protocols declared by the state.

RT-PCR testing centers in Qatar

Covid-19 PCR Tests are currently available in all 28 Primary Health Care Corporation Health Centers and Qatar’s Ministry of Health advises people with signs and symptoms of COVID-19 to go directly to any of these health centers for testing, free of charge, and avoid contact with other people until the test result is confirmed.

The following is a list of 28 PHCC centers that provide RT-PCR testing in Qatar:

South Wakra HC
Haqel Bu Al Haneen St، Al, Qatar
Open Sunday to Thursday from 7:00 AM- 11:00 PM
Please contact +97444069917 for more information

Abu Baker Al Siddiq HC
Simaisma St, Doha, Qatar
Open Sunday to Thursday from 7:00 AM- 11:00 PM
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Umm Ghuwailina HC
Furousiya St, Ar-Rayyan, Qatar
Open Sunday to Thursday from 7:00 AM- 11:00 PM
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Al Thumama HC
Al Fadaill St, Al Thumama QA, Doha, Qatar
Open Sunday to Thursday from 7:00 AM- 11:00 PM
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Al Wajbah HC
Umm Al Dome St, Ar-Rayyan, Qatar
Open Sunday to Thursday from 7AM- 2PM and from 4PM to 10PM
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Muaither HC
Umm Al Dome St, Ar-Rayyan, Qatar
Open Sunday to Thursday from 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM
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Omar Bin Al Khattab HC
Ali Bin Abi Talib St, Doha, Qatar
Open Sunday to Thursday from 7AM- 2PM and from 4PM to 11PM
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Qatar University HC
Arab League St, Doha, Qatar
Open Sunday to Thursday from 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM
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Umm Slal HC
Al Shamal Road, Umm Salal Muhammed, Qatar
Open Sunday to Thursday from 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM
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Al Khor HC
Al Shamal Road, Umm Salal Muhammed, Qatar
Open Sunday to Thursday from 7 AM to 11 PM, and Friday and Saturday from 7 AM to 2 PM and 4 PM to 11 PM
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Al Jumailiya HC
Al Jumayliyah, Qatar
Open Sunday to Thursday from 7 AM to 11 AM and 4 PM to 7 PM, and Friday and Saturday on call.
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Leghwairiya HC
Al Shamal Road, Ar-Rayyan, Qatar
Open Sunday to Thursday from 8 AM to 5 PM
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Abu Nakhla HC
Mebaireek, Qatar
Open Sunday to Thursday from 7 AM to 10 PM
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Airport HC
Al Salah St, Doha, Qatar
Open every day from 7 AM to 11 PM
Please contact +97444069917 for more information

Al Daayen HC
Al Khawr Coastal Road, Al Daayen Municipal, Qatar
Open Sunday to Thursday from 7 AM to 11 PM
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Al Rayyan HC
Furousiya St, Ar-Rayyan, Qatar
Open every day from 7 AM to 2 PM and 4 PM to 11 PM
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Al Waab HC
Sports City St, Doha, Qatar
Open every day from 7 AM to 11 PM
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Gharrafat Al Rayyan HC
Al Maszhabiliya St, Ar-Rayyan, Qatar
Open Sunday to Thursday from 7 AM to 11 PM and on Friday and Saturday from 7 AM to 2 PM and 4 PM to 11 PM
Please contact +97444069917 for more information

Leabaib HC
Othman Bin Sanad St، Alnuaimi Area, Qatar
Open Sunday to Thursday from 7 AM to 11 PM and on Friday and Saturday from 7 AM to 2 PM and 4 PM to 11 PM
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Madinat Khalifa HC
Khalifa St, Doha, Qatar
Open Sunday to Thursday from 7 AM to 11 PM and on Friday and Saturday from 7 AM to 2 PM and 4 PM to 11 PM
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Al Wakra HC
Al Wukair St, Al Wakrah, Qatar
Open every day from 7 AM to 11 PM
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Al Ruwais HC
Al Shamal Road, Al Ruwais, Qatar
Open Sunday to Thursday from 7 AM to 11 PM and on Friday and Saturday from 7 AM to 2 PM and 4 PM to 11 PM
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Al Sheehaniya HC
Garafat Al Rayyan and, Dukhan Hwy, Ash-Shahaniyah, Qatar
Open every day 7 AM to 9 PM
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West Bay HC
Al Jamiaa St, Doha, Qatar
Open every day 7 AM to 11 PM
Please contact +97444069917 for more information

Al Kaaban HC
Al Shamal Rd, Madinat al Ka`ban, Qatar
Open Sunday to Thursday from 8 AM to 3 PM
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Al Karaana HC
Salwa Road, Al-Kiranah, Qatar
Open Sunday to Thursday from 7 AM to 9 PM
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Mesaimeer HC
Wholesale Market St, Doha, Qatar
Open every day from 7 AM to 11 PM
Please contact +97444069917 for more information

Rawdat Al Khail HC
B Ring Road, Doha, Qatar
Open every day 24/7
Please contact +97444069917 for more information

Drive-through PCR test centers

The following fourteen health centers also run Drive-through PCR services daily from 4 PM to 10 PM:

  •  Al Wakra
  • Al Thumama
  • Airport
  • West Bay
  • Abu Baker
  • Mesaimeer
  • Al Waab
  • Al Rayyan
  • Al Wajbah
  • Umm Slal
  • Gharrafat Al Rayyan
  • Qatar University
  • Leabaib
  • Al Khor

Other Drive-through centers

Lusail RT-PCR drive-through center- Al Masrouhiya, Qatar (Open daily from 8 AM to 10 PM)

Other facilities providing RT-PCR testing

  • Dr Fatina Imran Medical Complex
  • Dr Maher Abbas Polyclinic
  • Dr. Mohammad Amine Zbeib Polyclinic
  • Dr. Walid Abu Halawa Medical Center
  • Elite Medical Center
  • Focus Medical Center
  • Future Medical Center
  • Houston American Medical Center
  • Imara Medical Center
  • KIMS Qatar Medical Center
  • LifeLine Medical Centre
  • Madina Dental Centre – Luqta
  • Magrabi Center for Eye, ENT & Dental
  • Marble Medical Center
  • Marble Medical Center Plus
  • Millennium Medical Center
  • Naseem Al Rabeeh Medical Center
  • Naseem Al Rabeeh Medical Center Doha
  • New Naseem Al Rabeeh Medical Center
  • Nova Health Care
  • Ocean Medical Center
  • Parco Healthcare
  • Parco Healthcare – Al Shahaniya
  • Pearl Medical Centre
  • Planet Medical Center
  • Premium Naseem Al Rabeeh Medical Center – Doha
  • Qatar Petroleum – Al Salata
  • Queen Hospital
  • Raha Medical Center W.L.L
  • Reem Medical Center
  • SAC Polyclinic – Qatar Mall
  • Sama Medical Care
  • Sidra Medicine
  • Syrian American Medical Center
  • Tadawi Medical Center
  • The Medical Centre – Qatar Airways
  • Turkish Hospital
  • United Medical Center
  • Value Medical Complex
  • Wellcare Polyclinic

Please visit the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) Qatar website for additional information on COVID-19 PCR testing and approved health centers.

How much do COVID tests in Qatar cost?

The price for the PCR test in Primary Health Care Corporation Health Centers is free of cost. However, the PCR test is charged at QR 160 for travel purposes. The price for the PCR test was earlier fixed at QR 300 by the Ministry of Public Health Qatar (MoPH) but has now been reduced to QR 160 per test. In contrast, the rapid antigen test and serology antibody test will both cost QR 50. Only private facilities and labs are currently authorized to perform the RT-PCR test.

Please note that prices are subject to change.