Mountain Home AFB Community
Driving to mountain home AFB
From the airport, head southwest on W Airport Way. Continue onto the Vista Connector Road. Turn Right to merge onto I-84 toward Mountain Home. Take exit 90 for I-84 toward State Hwy 51/State Hwy 67 for Mountain Home. Merge onto I-84 BUS E/Old U.S. 30/Sunset Strip. This road will turn into Airbase Road after the underpass. Follow all the way to the base gate, about 15 minutes. The entire drive from the about to the base gate will take just under an hour.
If you are traveling with a U-Haul or trailer, you must enter the base through the Grandview Gate. Take I-84 and follow the same directions above, however from Airbase Road you will want to take a right on Grandview Road and follow the road until you see the Grandview Gate on the left. Grandview Gate hours are from 6am-10pm daily.
No matter which direction you come from, take Idaho Interstate 84. From the airport, head southwest on W Airport Way. Contnue on to Vista Connector Road. Turn Right to merge onto I-84 toward Mountain Home. Take exit 90 for I-84 toward State Hwy 51/State Hwy 67/Mountain Home/Bruneau. Merge onto I-84 BUS E/Old US 30/Sunset Strip. Contunie to follow I-84 BUS E/Old US 30 E. Continue onto W 6th St, which turns into Airbase Rd after the overpass. This will lead you directly to the base gate.
If you are travelling with non id-card holders in a separate vehicle, they must have license, insurance, and registration and check in at the front gate Visitor Center on the right hand side of the gate. If you are hauling your household goods, you must use the Grandview gate. Just turn right onto Grandview from Airbase Road and Grandview gate is on the left. Grandview gate hours are 6am-10pm every day. As of August 2011, you must register your ID card with the base electronic verification system before being granted access through the gate. This can be accomplished at the Visitors Center at the main gate.