COVID-19 Testing

COVID-19 testing is available at various locations in Lexington. (This page was last updated January 18, 2022.)

Each household can now request 4 at-home COVID tests for free. Fill out the information at the link to request your free at-home tests: www.covidtests.gov

University of Kentucky & Wild Health Community Testing

The Commonwealth of Kentucky, University of Kentucky, UK HealthCare and Wild Health have come together to open a test site available to the public. Testing is available by appointment and is free to the patient. Appointments can be made by visiting lexington.wildhealth.com.

Testing is available on College Way from 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily. See map below.

College Way East Lot Testing Map

Wild Health Pre-K through Grade 12 Students, Teachers, and Staff Testing

Wild Health is providing free COVID-19 tests at several locations, in partnership with Fayette County Public Schools, for Pre-K through grade 12 students, teachers, staff, and family. Appointments are available by visiting lexington.wildhealth.com.

Bluewater Dx Pre-K through Grade 12 Students, Teachers, and Staff Testing

Bluewater Dx, in partnership with Fayette County Public Schools, is providing free COVID-19 tests at several drive-thru locations for Pre-K through grade 12 students, teachers, and staff. No appointments are necessary. You can find updated schedules by visiting the Fayette County Public Schools website.

LabTox Pre-K through Grade 12 Students, Teachers, and Staff Testing

LabTox, in partnership with Fayette County Public Schools, is providing free COVID-19 tests at several drive-thru locations for Pre-K through grade 12 students, teachers, and staff. No appointments are necessary. Get more information on LabTox.

Bluewater Dx Community Testing

Bluewater Dx testing is available at two locations with an appointment.

  • Bluegrass Area Development District (699 Perimeter Dr.)

 

  • Consolidated Baptist Church (1625 Russell Cave Road) 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday through Friday

Lexington VA Health Care System Veterans Testing

Veterans can call to make an appointment, Monday through Friday, for a test at a drive thru clinic at the Sousley Campus at 2250 Leestown Rd. Call (859) 233-4511.

Walgreens

Walgreens is providing COVID testing with an appointment.

Learn more about testing locations and securing an appointment at the link.

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Kroger Health Little Clinic

Testing is available at Kroger Little Clinic locations in Lexington. Appointments are required.

Book your appointment

CVS

Testing is available at CVS Pharmacy locations.

Book your appointment

Additional testing

Testing is also available at:

  • Urgent Care Centers (various locations) – Register online, telephone or walk-in.
  • Medix DX Labs (3191 Beaumont Centre Circle) – Register online.
  • Redding Drug (431 Redding Road, Suite 140) – Register online.
  • Most healthcare providers offer testing with appointments.