You’ve heard it before, but winter is flu season, and you don’t want to wind up in bed when you need to be working. Luckily, flu shots are widely available and generally inexpensive as most insurance plans cover them. While health insurance covers the shot at most places, it’s always smart to call ahead to check. Similarly, individuals should check flu shot availability as well. Nonetheless, here are the places around Athens where you can get a flu shot:

For reference, these are two different types of flu shots offered:

Quadrivalent Flu Shot: A vaccine made to target four strains of influenza.

High-dose Flu Shot: A stronger vaccine produced for those generally 65 and older.

CVS Pharmacy

32 S. Court St.

740-592-6024

Quadrivalent Flu Shot: $50.00.

High-dose Flu Shot: $70.00.

CVS Pharmacy

555 E. State St.

740-593-8501

Quadrivalent Flu Shot: $50.00.

High-dose Flu Shot: $70.00.

Kroger Pharmacy

919 E. State St.

740-566-4180

Quadrivalent Flu Shot: $40.00.

High-dose Flu Shot: $60.00.

Walmart

929 E. State St.

740-594-3398

Quadrivalent Flu Shot: $88.00.

High-dose Flu Shot: $69.78.

Fruth Pharmacy

8972 Albany Road

740-594-3092

Flu Shot: Depends on insurance plan.

Shriver Pharmacy and Wellness

310 W. Union St. 

740-447-9201

Flu Shot: Depends on insurance plan.

Campus Care

2 Health Center Dr.

740-592-7100

Students can receive a vaccination at campus care for $25.

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