Andrews AFB Map and Directions

Andrews AFB Map
••• Andrews AFB Map. Map Data © 2016 Google

Andrews AFB is located off of Exit 9 of I-495, about 10 miles southeast of Washington DC in Camp Springs, Maryland. The military base, also known as Joint Base Andrews, is the home of the 79th Medical Wing, 89 Airlift Wing, 316th Wing and Air Force One. Proper identification is required to gain access: DOD Common Access Cards, Military Retiree ID cards, Military Dependent ID cards, State/Federal Law Enforcement (ON OFFICIAL BUSINESS), and Sponsored Guests.

DOD, retired, and dependent ID Card holders are able to escort up to 10 individuals in accordance with AFI 31-113. Due to security concerns taxis, buses, airport shuttle buses, and limousines are NOT allowed on base. The closest Metro Station is Branch Avenue. Metro buses pick up outside the Main Gate during the week, but do not stop on weekends.

Public Tours of Joint Base Andrews

Public tours of the base are available to groups of 10 to 40 people. Groups must complete a request form. For information, call 301-981-4429. Groups visit by entering the Pearl Harbor Gate, located off of Exit 11A of I-495.

Attending the Air Show? Note that only DoD authorized members are allowed to park at AFB for the show. For all the details about attending see a Guide to the Andrews Air Show. Public parking is provided at FedEx Field which is marked on the map with a parking icon. Free shuttle transportation is provided between the two destinations.

Driving Directions

From I-95/495 South to Main Gate:
Take exit 9, turn right at stop sign
At the light turn right onto Allentown Road
Turn left at next light
Proceed through the Main Gate

From I-95/495 to Virginia Gate:
Take exit 7A, Route 5 South (Branch Avenue)
Follow Branch Avenue (Route 5) south; take the Coventry way exit
Turn left onto Coventry Way
Turn right onto Old Alexandria Ferry Road
Turn left at Virginia Ave, and proceed through the Virginia Gate

From I-95/495 North to North Gate:
Take exit 9 and follow around
At light make left onto Allentown Road
Follow Allentown Road
Merge onto Suitland Parkway
Take Andrews Air Force Base, North Gate exit
Proceed through North Gate

From 95/495 South to North Gate:
Take exit 11A, Route 4 South/Pennsylvania Avenue
Stay to the right, Go through the first Light
At the next light, make a right onto Suitland Parkway
Take Andrews Air Force Base, North Gate exit
Proceed through North Gate

From 95/495 North to Pearl Harbor Gate:
Take exit 9, Turn left onto Allentown Road
Merge onto Suitland Parkway/Pennsylvania Avenue
Take right onto Dower house Road
Turn right onto Pearl Harbor Drive and proceed through Pearl Harbor Gate

From 95/495 South to Pearl Harbor Gate
Take exit 11A, Route 4 South/Pennsylvania Avenue
Make a right at the light onto Dower house Road
Turn right onto Pearl Harbor Drive and proceed through Pearl Harbor Gate

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