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Rite Aid adds new COVID-19 testing locations; multiple sites exist in WNY

Individuals being tested will be provided a nasal swab and will swab themselves at the drive thru, with a Rite Aid pharmacist there to oversee the test.

BUFFALO, N.Y. — On Thursday, Rite Aid announced that 317 new COVID-19 testing sites will open on Friday.

The company says these new locations include several in New York and that with the additions, the company will now offer tests at 777 Rite Aid locations in 16 states. 

To get tested for the coronavirus at Ride Aid, individuals can register online and show up at the drive through window of the Rite Aid location they chose to get tested at in Western New York.

Individuals who are being tested will be provided a nasal swab, and they will swab themselves, with a Rite Aid pharmacist there to oversee the COVID test.

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For more information on testing, click here.

Here is where you can get tested in Western New York:

  • Akron
  • Alden
  • Amherst
  • Angola
  • Attica
  • Auburn
  • Batavia
  • Buffalo
  • Cheektowaga
  • Clarence
  • Depew
  • Derby
  • Dunkirk
  • East Aurora
  • Fredonia
  • Getzville
  • Gowanda
  • Grand Island
  • Hamburg
  • Jamestown
  • Kenmore
  • Lackawanna
  • Lancaster
  • Le Roy
  • Lockport
  • Niagara Falls
  • North Tonawanda
  • Olean
  • Orchard Park
  • Salamanca
  • Silver Creek
  • Springville
  • Tonawanda
  • West Seneca
  • Williamsville

For a full list of locations, click here.