COVID-19 Testing Information

GTCHD Testing is available from 9 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 1 - 4:00 p.m:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday

Drive-thru testing is provided in the BACK PARKING LOT of the main Health Department building at 2600 LaFranier Rd., Traverse City

Appointments are now required for testing.  Schedule an appointment here.

Travel Testing is not being offered at GTCHD at this time. 

You are welcome to register ahead of time to expedite the testing process.  

Self-Testing results can be reported here:  Report Button Opens in new windowLearn more about AT-HOME TESTS & results HERE. 



Additional places to find testing in Grand Traverse County:

  • Northwest Michigan Health Services (231-642-5292): By appointment only.  Please leave a voicemail and they will return your call.
  • Rite Aid (231-943-9288). No doctor recommendation is needed. Online scheduling is required: https://www.riteaid.com/pharmacy/services/covid-19-testing 
  • Munson’s Foster Family Community Health Center (231-935-9269): At this location, rapid antigen and PCR testing is available. Testing is billed to insurance and patient is responsible for any remaining balance.
  • Munson Walk-In Clinic (231-929-1234) on US 31 South. Testing is offered regardless of symptoms.
  • Walgreens in Traverse City: The one located at Chum's Corners. An appointment is required.  No doctor's recommendation is needed.  An online assessment tool will ask you some questions and then allow you to schedule an appointment: https://www.walgreens.com/findcare/covid19/testing/consent
  • Crystal Lake Clinic (5191 Rosewood Dr., Traverse City, 231-922-0667): Symptomatic or asymptomatic. Telehealth visit required. They provide same-day appointments for testing with results usually within 48-72 hours. They will bill insurance or $55 if no insurance. Appointment preferred or can drive-up and call from the parking lot.
  • The Walk-In Clinic (3074 US-31, Traverse City, 231-929-1234): Schedule online www.thewalkinclinic.biz
  • TC Rapid Testing - (3301 Veterans Dr) Testing is $125. The clinic accepts credit cards and cash. Clients are taken on a first-come, first served basis and will remain in their car for testing. Learn more at 231-252-FAST. 

You can also locate testing sites throughout the State of Michigan HERE