Fast, No Cost, Bay Area
COVID-19 testing

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No cost to you

We bill your health insurance

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Results in 24 hours

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Highly accurate qRT-PCR test

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By appointment only. Schedule online for drive-through or walk-through testing.

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Testing is quick and painless

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Testing for travel?

If you need to meet travel requirements, visit

1. Schedule your test

  • Schedule your test. Enter contact, personal, and insurance information.
  • Receive an appointment reminder via email and/or text
  • We cannot accept travelers or foreign insurance.
  • For travel testing, please visit

2. Get tested

  • Schedule an appointment for fast, safe drive-through or walk-through testing
  • Drive-through and walk-through testing in Oakland require an appointment. No parking is available at the location.
  • Walk-through testing in San Francisco and Alameda does not require an appointment. There is no drive-thru testing at these locations.
  • Bring your driver's license,  state ID and/or insurance card. For minors, parents/guardians should provide an insurance card, SSN, or if they are old enough their state issued ID/DL.

3. Get your result

  • Results within 24 hours via secure web portal sent to your email and/or text.

About #TestThePeople

Test The People is a collaborative effort to make fast, accurate COVID testing accessible to all. We provide testing for individuals throughout the Bay Area. We also work with grassroots community health organizations to provide testing for at-risk communities.

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