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In-Person COVID-19 Testing

Last updated: June 2, 2023

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Anne Arundel County offers FREE In-Person PCR testing at the following locations: (Staff-directed, Self-swabbing)

Appointments preferred. Walk-ins are welcome. Wait times may vary.






  • Symptoms are not required for testing.
  • A doctor’s note is not needed.
  • It is recommended to get tested immediately when symptoms develop or 5 days after possible exposure, regardless of vaccination status.
  • PCR test results are usually available in three to five days. 
  • For close contacts (within 6 feet for a cumulative 15 minutes or more) with a laboratory confirmed COVID case, follow the recommended isolation and quarantine guidelines.



Click here for free testing kit information.



Learn more about the different types COVID-19 tests:
CDC | FDA | Harvard Medical School

Maryland Testing Site Locator

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