Rapid antigen tests: Fastest delivery times
Don't wait days or even weeks for your rapid antigen tests to arrive – these sites have the fastest RATs delivery.
The drought is finally over. After weeks of major stock shortages, rapid antigen tests are flooding back onto store shelves.
In addition to being easier to buy, this has also resulted in drastically improved delivery times. You can now receive your rapid antigen test on the same day you order it, provided you shop at the right places.
It's important to always check the delivery dates, as some providers can take over a week to dispatch RAT orders. The following online sellers all guarantee delivery within 1-3 business days.
Buy RATs: Fastest delivery times
Note: Stock levels are still extremely volatile. The following delivery times were correct at the time of writing but are subject to change. Be sure to check each site for the very latest shipping information.
Same/next day dispatch
Rapid Antigen Australia – 1-3 business days
Rapid Antigen Australia is selling InnoScreen Rapid Antigen Nasal Tests in packs of 20-1,000. All purchases are dispatched from the company's Sydney warehouse within 24 hours of purchase. Prices start at $149.90. (Test type: Nasal and Oral/Saliva)
RabMed – Same/Next day dispatch
RabMed is selling TESTSEALABS COVID-19 Antigen Test Cassettes in packs of 5. It offers Express Post delivery sent on the same day of purchase. Prices start at $89.95. (Test type: Nasal Swab)
COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Tests Australia is selling Clungene COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Tests in packs of 5, 10 and 25. It provides express delivery, with stock shipped from a local warehouse in Melbourne. Prices start at $100. (Test type: Nasal Swab)
Current RAT stock levels
Over the past week, RAT stock levels have drastically improved. As you can see in the graph below, in-store availability has climbed from a pitiful 11% to more than 80%, based on crowd sourced data from the Find a RAT website.
This means you should have significantly less trouble finding a rapid antigen test in-store if you prefer to buy them in person.
More buying options
Need to find a rapid antigen test? Our guide to online stores is updated every hour with current stock availability.