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Installation Overview -- Pope Air Force Base, North Carolina

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Installation Overview -- Pope Air Force Base, North Carolina

Pope AFB NC is located on the northern edge of the city of Fayetteville and adjacent to Fort Bragg, NC. It is approximately sixty miles south-southwest of Raleigh and one hundred miles east of Charlotte.

If you are arriving by airplane, bus train or any commercial transportation, there will be an information sign posted in the terminals. If you arrive at the Fayetteville Airport late at night, there is generally a taxi available for a $20 fee to Pope. Keep your receipt if you use a taxi. The best idea is to inform your sponsor or unit orderly room to have someone to pick you up at the airport. The phone number of your orderly room is in the Major Unit Listing section of this SITES file. If you are driving, the roads are well marked with directions to Fort Bragg and Pope AFB.

1. I-95 Going North - Take the business loop and turn onto Owen Drive. This will turn into an expressway known as the All American Freeway. Take the Reilly Rd/Pope AFB exit and follow Reilly Rd up to the corner of Reilly and Butner Rd. At the gate, ask the Security Policeman for directions to the Base Billeting Office.

2. I-95 Going South - Take the I-95 business loop/301 exit and turn right on to Grove Street. Grove will turn into Rowan Street. Continue on Rowan until you come to Bragg Blvd. Take a right on Bragg Blvd continuing until you reach Butner Drive. Turn left and continue on Butner until you reach Armistead. Turn right on Armistead and ask the Security Policeman for directions to the Base Temporary Lodging Office if it's during duty hours. If it is after duty hours, continue on Butner until you come to Reilly Road, turn right on Reilly Road and this will be the Reilly Road gate. Ask the Security Policeman for directions to the Base Temporary Lodging Office.

3. Hwys 24, 87, 210. Continue on 24 to the south edge of Spring Lake. Turn right on Manchester Road, following the road signs until you reach the Manchester gate. Ask the Security Policeman for directions to the Base Billeting Office.

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