Where to get tested for COVID-19 for FREE in Houston area

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- If you want to be tested for COVID-19, you'll want to plan on when and where to go.

There are free testing locations around the Houston area, each with different requirements.

Texas Division of Emergency Management

Sinclair Elementary
6410 Grovewood Lane

Eden Event Center
7450 N Wayside Drive

Crosby Stadium
409 Hare Road

Crump Stadium
12321 High Star Drive

Houston Community College
NE Campus, 555 Community College Dr.
South Campus, 1990 Airport Blvd.

You need an appointment to be tested. You can book an appointment at texas.curativeinc.com.

Merfish Teen Center- Walk-up

South Rice Avenue
Wednesday 8:30 a.m - 4:30 p.m.
Does not require appointment

Houston Health Department

Butler Stadium
13755 S Main Street

Delmar Stadium
2020 Mangum Road

Each location has a testing capacity of 650 people per day. An ID code is required to be tested. You can get a code by calling 832-393-4220.

The locations are open Monday through Saturday.

You do not need to have symptoms to be tested.

Ibn Sina Foundation

North Shepherd Clinic
5012 N Shepherd Drive


South Wilcrest Clinic
11226 S Wilcrest Drive

Both sites offer rapid testing results in a matter of minutes. Appointments are required

Fort Bend County

Rosenberg, Katy, Missouri city

Monday- Saturday 7 a.m.- 2 p.m.

You can call 281-238-2363 to schedule an appointment or visit fbcountytx.gov.

After you sign up by website or phone, you will be given a unique identification code, your appointment day and time, and the address of your preferred testing site.

You must be a Fort Bend County resident.

Watch the video above for tips on what to do while you wait to be tested.

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