COVID-19 is a severe respiratory syndrome and infectious disease. Its symptoms include but are not limited to fever, cough, shortness of breath, loss of taste or smell. However, not all people have symptoms when they have COVID-19.
The COVID-19 diagnostic test is safe, free, and easy. A nasal swab, oral swab or saliva sample may be used.
All New Yorkers should get tested now, whether or not you have symptoms or are at increased risk.
If your first COVID test is negative, you should get tested again if you
Most results are returned in about 3-5 days.
Your test results are confidential.
There are hundreds of convenient testing sites across the city, as well as mobile testing units visiting different locations throughout the five boroughs. Mobile testing sites are currently only testing people 2 years and up.
For the week of November 2 - 6, mobile units will be available:
Corner of East 164th & River Avenue
Bronx, NY 10452
Brighton Beach Playground
Corner of Brighton 2nd Street & Brightwater Court
Brooklyn, NY 11235
Colonel David Marcus Playground
1662 E 5th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11230
Corner of Maspeth Avenue & Olive Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Avenue M & E 38th Street,
Brooklyn, NY 11234
Yellowstone Boulevard (betweenn 64 Road & 65 Avenue)
Rego Park, NY 11374
Judge Moses Weinstein Playground
Union Turnpike (Vleigh Place & 141 Street)
Flushing, NY 11367
London Planetree Park
Corner of 89th Street & 95th Avenue
Woodhaven, NY 11421
Phil "Scooter" Rizzuto Park
Corner of 95th Avenue & 126th Street
South Richmond Hill, NY 11419
83-22 Baxter Avenue
Elmhurst, NY 11373
Willow Lake Playground
72 Avenue between 112 Street & Grand Central Parkway
Queens, NY 11375
Conference House Park
Corner of Satterlee Street & Hylan Boulevard
Staten Island, NY 10307
Davis Avenue (between Delafield Place & Livingston Court)
Staten Island, NY 10310
To find a testing site near you, type your zip code into the below.