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Map of COVID-19 testing sites

The City of Boston is partnering with community health centers, hospitals, and pharmacies to increase access to COVID-19 testing for Boston residents.

Please note:
  • Testing will not affect public charge rule determinations.
  • Some sites require you to call ahead for pre-screening and to schedule an appointment.
  • Hours vary between sites. Please call ahead.
  • Many of these sites have capacity for languages in addition to English.
  • Contact your health insurance provider with insurance coverage questions.

The multilingual Mayor's Health Line (617-534-5050) can help with health insurance applications, navigating Boston's health care system and COVID-19 questions.

Still have questions? Contact:
Public Health Commission
1010 Massachusetts Avenue
2nd Floor
Boston, MA 02118
Free online screenings

If you think you are experiencing symptoms, Buoy Health is offering free online screenings for Mass. residents.

Locations outside of Boston

The state put together its own map that includes COVID-19 testing locations outside of the City of Boston:

State testing locations

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COVID-19 testing sites map

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List of testing sites

Bowdoin Street Health Center 230 Bowdoin Street
Dorchester, MA 02122
617-754-0100 Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Brigham and Women's Hospital
(Boston main campus)
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115

Brookside Community Health Center

3297 Washington Street, Jamaica Plain, 02130 617-522-4700 or 617-983-4100 Wednesdays and Thursdays only, from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Walk-in service, weather permitting.
Carney Hospital 2100 Dorchester Avenue
Dorchester, MA 02124
617-296-4000 Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Charles River Community Health 495 Western Avenue
Boston, MA 02135
617-783-0500 Open Monday, Wednesday, and Fridays, from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Codman Square Health Center 637 Washington Street
Dorchester, MA 02124

Please call 617-822-8271 to pre-register.

Walk-ins are welcome, but there's no guarantee you'll be seen if the schedule is full.

Starting September 1, testing will be by appointment only. Patients will have to have insurance. This is not a free service.

Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
CVS Pharmacy drive-thru

207 Market Street, Brighton, MA 02135

181 Brighton Avenue, Allston, MA 02134

1921 Centre Street West Roxbury, MA 02132

4600 Washington Street, Roslindale, MA 02131

1150 Saratoga Street, East Boston, MA 02128

703 Gallivan Boulevard, Dorchester, MA 02124

To get rested, register in advance online with CVS.  
Daniel Driscoll Neponset Health Center (Harbor Health) 398 Neponset Avenue
Dorchester, MA 02122

By appointment only: Monday through Friday, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

(Times subject to change)

Dimock Center 45 Dimock Street
Roxbury, MA 02119

Ext. 2683

Available to everyone by appointment only. You must pre-register by calling 617-754-8240.

Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

DotHouse Health 1353 Dorchester Avenue
Dorchester, MA 02122


No appointment needed. Just walk up to the site.

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
East Boston Neighborhood Health Center 164 Orleans Street
East Boston, MA 02128

Testing for symptomatic and asymptomatic patients.

You need to pre-register for testing by calling 617-569-5800 before arriving on site. This helps reduce traffic and crowding.

Drive-thru testing: Monday - Friday, 8 - 11:30 a.m.
Walk-thru testing: Monday - Friday, 1 - 4:30 p.m.; Saturday,  10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Greater Roslindale Medical and Dental Center 4199 Washington Street
Roslindale, MA 02131
617-323-4440 Monday through Friday, 2 - 4 p.m.
Harvard Street Neighborhood Health Center 632 Blue Hill Avenue
Dorchester, MA 02121


You must make an appointment. Anyone unable to schedule an appointment can go to any of the Harvard Street mobile testing sites listed at the bottom of this page.

Monday through Friday, 3 - 4 p.m.
Massachusetts General Hospital 55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114
Mattapan Community Health Center 1575 Blue Hill Avenue
Mattapan, MA 02126
617-296-0061 Monday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Fridays, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
NEW Health Charlestown 15 Tufts Street
Charlestown, MA 02129
857-238-1100 Monday through Friday, 1 - 4 p.m. 
NEW Health Waterfront North End 332 Hanover Street, Boston, MA 02113 Appointments can be made by calling NEW Health at 617-643-8000 Tuesday and Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Revere drive-through express COVID-19 testing

Across the street from the Shops at Suffolk Downs on Tomasello Way, 31 Furlong Drive, Revere, MA 02151

Visit the state's website for more information.  
South Boston Community Health Center 409 West Broadway, South Boston, MA 02127 Currently testing South Boston Community Health Center patients by appointment only: 617-269-7500 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturdays, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Upham's Corner Health Center 415 Columbia Road
Dorchester, MA 02125


Patients need to call first for an appointment.

Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Saturday, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Whittier Street Health Center 1290 Tremont Street
Roxbury, MA 02120
617-427-1000 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

The state also put together a map of testing locations outside of the City of Boston.

Mobile and pop-up testing sites

Mobile testing sites
East Boston Community Health Center: 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Central Square Park
Border Street, across from Liberty Plaza Shopping Center
East Boston, MA 02128

Harvard Street Neighborhood Health Center: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Bethel AME Church Youth Center, 84 Wachusett Street, Boston, MA 02130
Walk-ups accepted but we encourage you to pre-register. Call 617-245-8206

Whittier Street Health Center: 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Nubian Square, Blair Parking Lot
Palmer Street, Harrison Ave, Boston, MA 02119


Monday through Friday

Holy Trinity Orthodox Cathedral (Parking Lot), 161 Kilmarnock Street, Boston, MA 02215

By appointment only: 617-927-6000

8 a.m. - 12 p.m. (noon)

Could I have COVID-19?

The most common symptoms of COVID-19 are fever, cough and shortness of breath. The most common method to acquire COVID-19 is through direct contact with a person diagnosed with COVID-19.

However, community transmission is happening in some areas. Community transmission occurs when a virus spreads and the source is not known.

Think you should get tested?

We have answers to common questions about when you should be tested for the coronavirus (COVID-19):

When to get tested