Getting Here

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From San Diego International Airport

The United Service Organization (USO) is in Terminal 2 of the airport and is open 6 a.m. to midnight every day. The facility offers active-duty members, their family members and retirees referrals for shuttle service to Camp Pendleton, directions to base and hospitality services. The facility contains a television lounge and sitting area, video games, movies, internet service, an ATM, showers, coffee and refreshments. For more information, call 619-296-3192.

From Los Angeles
International Airport

The USO is across from terminals 1 and 2 at Bob Hope Hollywood USO at LAX, 203 World Way, Suite 200, Los Angeles. The facility has a television lounge, sitting area, internet service, showers and refreshments. For more information, call 310-645-3716.

Via Car

If you are coming from San Diego, take Interstate 5 north toward Los Angeles. Once in Oceanside, take the Camp Pendleton exit, which will lead you to the main gate. If you are coming from Los Angeles, take Interstate 5 south toward San Diego. Once in Oceanside, take the Oceanside Harbor Drive exit and make a left to the main gate.


All permanent personnel Marines report to the IPAC Inbound Center, Building 13107. A duty is on post 24/7 to receive Marines reporting aboard. For more information, call the IPAC Inbound Center at 760-763-4179 or Duty After Hours at 760-725-4833.

Deployment Processing Command/Reserve Support Unit

Marines mobilized as Individual Augmentees should report to S-3, Processing Section, Building 64322. Marines coming to Camp Pendleton on AT, RCT or ADOS orders should report to the Adjutant Office, Building 64385. All others should report directly to the S-3, Building 64322. The DPC functions year-round, providing all administrative Reserve services for Camp Pendleton. For more information, call 760-725-7291/7037.

Navy Personnel

All Navy personnel assigned to Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton should report to the officer of the day at the Naval Hospital quarterdeck during and after working hours. Navy personnel assigned to a Marine Corps command aboard Camp Pendleton should report to the appropriate personnel office (i.e., MCB, 1st MLG, division, etc.). For more information, call 760-725-1078/1288. After hours, call 760-293-1492.


Boasting sunny days, low humidity and an average temperature that ranges from 52 to 72 degrees year-round, Oceanside has the most comfortable weather in Southern California. The average rainfall is 10.93 inches. Oceanside also has more than 26 city parks, several community recreation centers and 3.5 miles of beautiful public beaches.


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