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Installation Overview --Naval Station Mayport, Florida


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Installation Overview --Naval Station Mayport, Florida

Naval Station Mayport is located 15 miles east of Jacksonville, Florida, at the mouth of the St. Johns River in Duval County.

The Naval Station is located at the end of Mayport Road. To get there from the north, take I-95 South to the 9A exit. Get off on Atlantic Boulevard and drive east until you cross the Intracoastal Waterway. After crossing the waterway, take the first exit on the right to Mayport Road. Continue for approximately five miles. You will enter the Naval Station through the main gate.

Traveling from the South you take I-95 North to J. Turner Butler Boulevard. Go east to the San Pablo exit and turn left. Drive across Beach Boulevard, continuing to Atlantic Boulevard and turn right on to Atlantic at the light. After crossing the Intercoastal waterway, follow the above directions.

From Interstate I-10 East you will continue to I-95 South, exit at US Highway 90 (Beaches) until it splits into Atlantic Boulevard and Beach Boulevard. Take Atlantic Boulevard and follow the above directions.

Jacksonville International Airport, 35 miles northwest of the naval station, services most major airlines. Taxi and limousine services are available from the airport to Naval Station Mayport. Fares range from $25-$42. If you are traveling under orders the fare is reimbursable, but you must get a receipt from the taxi driver and submit it with your travel claim. If you have any problems, you may call the Naval Station Mayport quarterdeck using the toll-free courtesy phone at the information desk in the baggage claim area. Dial 270-5401 for the duty office.

To reach Naval Station Mayport from the Airport follow the airport access road to I-95. Turn right on I-95 south. The second exit will be 9A. Follow 9A until you reach the Atlantic Boulevard exit. Turn left on Atlantic (east); stay on Atlantic until you see the Mayport exit on your right (right after crossing the Intracoastal Waterway bridge); and follow that road five miles directly to the base.

Greyhound Bus services are located at 10 North Pearl Street in downtown Jacksonville near the BellSouth Tower. Dial 356-9976 for information. Local buses or taxis provide transportation from downtown to the naval station. The Jacksonville Transportation Authority bus information telephone number is 904-630-3100. Amtrak also provides limited service in the Jacksonville area. Amtrak's toll-free number is 1-800-872-7245.

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