FREE COVID-19 Testing at Corpus Christi - Nueces County Public Health District

Drive-Thru Testing Available

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CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – COVID-19 testing will be available at the Corpus Christi – Nueces County Public Health District, 1702 Horne Road, Tuesday, July 5, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. This clinic is drive-thru only.

Registration is preferred but not required. Visit the City’s website at and click “COVID-19 TESTING Registration.” 

Things to know about drive-thru testing sites:

  • Dates and times for drive-thru testing are subject to change based on the availability of supplies
  • Test results are available within 24 to 48 hours
  • Requests for hard copies of test results take 1 to 2 weeks to process
  • CDC guidelines do not require test results to return to school or work
  • If you test positive and are “up to date” on your COVID-19 vaccines, isolate for five days
  • If you test positive and are unvaccinated, isolate for ten days

FREE at-home COVID-19 Testing Kits

The federal government announced every home in the U.S. can order up to four FREE at-home COVID-19 tests. Shipping is FREE, and tests will arrive within 7 to 12 days. 

You can order your FREE tests by visiting or

If you test POSITIVE for COVID-19 with an at-home test, please report your results to the Corpus Christi- Nueces County Public Health District by going to and clicking on “Submit At-Home COVID-19 Test Results.” 

For more information, visit You can also find updates on City social media channels Facebook @citygov and Twitter @cityofcc.