To reach the base from I-405, take the El Segundo Blvd. exit and go west on El Segundo Blvd. Continue west and turn right on Douglas Street. The Base entrance will be on your right. You will need a military or DoD ID to enter the base. Visitors (those with no military or DoD ID) must stop at the Visitors Center just inside the gate and show proof of registration, proof of insurance and a current drivers license to get a day pass. Park in Customer Parking. See Location Overview for information on parking passes.
Directions to the Housing Area at Fort MacArthur in San Pedro
The housing area is about 20 miles south of El Segundo. From the base take the I-405 south to the I-110. Follow the I-110 south to the end, where it meets Gaffey Street. Turn left on Gaffey, follow Gaffey to 22nd Street and turn left onto 22nd. Turn right at the traffic light on Pacific Avenue. Fort MacArthur is on the left about a block from 22nd Street. The main gate is located at Pacific Avenue and 24th Street.