COVID-19 Cambridge Community Testing

By Cambridge Public Health Department

We will offer COVID-19 testing to all Cambridge residents twice each week.

Photo of COVID testing supplies.
This is an ongoing program.
Monday and Thursday.

Mondays 4:00pm - 8:00pm, Thursdays 11:00am - 3:00pm

Learn more about the latest updates at:

Ages Young Adult to Senior Adult.

Cambridge residents only

Testing is available for residents of all ages. Children should be accompanied by an adult. You can also sign your family up to be tested as a small group.


COVID-19 Testing Questions
Help Line
(617) 362-8308

You must set up and confirm an appointment in order to be tested at your designated time.

Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing

Appointments are no longer necessary.



  • In-person only.


First Street, Upper Garage Entrance (Drive-through)
Cambridge, MA 02141
United States

East Cambridge

Cambridgeside no longer offers Drive Thru testing. You can park in the garage, testing is performed on the 2nd Floor near the Food Court.

Additional information

Visit the City of Cambridge's Testing Information Page: click here!

Appointments not required. Cambridge residents can call 617-349-9788.

Test results are typically available within 2 days on the online patient portal. Residents receive an email alerting them when results are ready on the portal. Cambridge residents can also request results by phone at the time of their appointment. For Cambridge residents requesting phone notification, the Cambridge Public Health Department will call with results typically within 3 business days of receiving them.