How much does the shingles vaccine cost and where can I get it?

Question: 

How much does the shingles vaccine cost and where can I get it?

Answer: 

You can purchase the shingles vaccine at some travel clinics or pharmacies for $150-$190. Some health insurance plans may cover the cost, check with your provider. If you buy the vaccine at a health clinic, a doctor or nurse will be able to vaccinate you on site.
 

Date last updated: 
Wednesday, Jan 02, 2013
Date last reviewed: 
Wednesday, Nov 01, 2017