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Naval Construction Training Center Gulfport
Driving
There are three major routes to reach Naval Construction Battalion Center Gulfport:
  • Highway 49 from the North
  • Interstate 10 from the East and West, or
  • Highway 90 from the East and West

If you are looking for the fastest route from the East or West, it is recommended that you take I-10. If you would enjoy a more scenic route along the beach, take Highway 90. You can access Highway 90 from any number of exits along I-10.

The NCBC Main Gate is located on Pass Road. Visitor passes and base decals are issued at the Visitor's Center located at this gate.

The Main Gate is located just west of US Highway 49 on Pass Road.

  • From I-10 take Exit 34A (US Highway 49 south) toward Gulfport. Continue of US Highway 49 approximately 4 miles to Pass Road. Turn right onto Pass Road for approximately 0.5 mile. This will bring you directly to the Pass Road Gate and the Visitor’s Center.
  • From Highway 90 take US Highway 49 north approximately 1 mile. Turn left of Pass Road for approximately 0.5 mile. This will bring you directly to the Pass Road Gate and the Visitor’s Center.
Flying

If you plan to fly into the area, there are three possible options:

  • New Orleans International Airport (approximately 90 miles away)
  • Bates Field, Mobile, Alabama (approximately 75 miles away), or the nearby
  • Biloxi/Gulfport Regional Airport

Students arriving at the Biloxi/Gulfport Airport may use the telephone at the baggage claim area to call the NCTC Quarterdeck (Phone: 228-871-2132) for the NCTC Duty Driver to pick them up and bring them to NCTC for check in.

Local taxi cab and limousine service to NCBC is available from the New Orleans and Biloxi/Gulfport airports. Travelers should have sufficient funds to pay the cost of local transportation (limousine service from New Orleans is approximately $35.00 or you can make prior arrangements with your sponsor).

"A" School
Navy "A" School students will report in Uniform of the Day to the NCTC Quarterdeck located in Bldg. 460, 7 days-a-week/24-hours a day.

"C" School
"C-1" Advance students on TAD/ADT orders will report in Uniform of the Day to Student Registrar (Bldg. 343) during normal working hours. Students reporting after normal working hours will report to the NCTC Quarterdeck (Bldg. 460) and will check-in with Student Registrar the next work day NLT 0800, prior to class convening.

"F" School (SCBT)
(a) Students on ADT/AT orders to TWENTIETH SRG to attend NCTC Gulfport courses of instruction will report in Uniform of the Day to Administrative Office ( Bldg. 1) during normal working hours. Students reporting after normal working hours will report to the TWENTIETH SRG Quarterdeck (Bldg. 1) and will check- in at Administrative Office the next work day NLT 0700.
(b) Students on ADT/AT orders to NCTC will report to Student Registrar (Bldg. 343) during normal working hours. Students reporting after normal working hours will report to the NCTC Quarterdeck (Bldg. 460) and will check-in with Student Registrar the next work day NLT 0800, prior to class convening.
(c) Students on Cost TAD orders will report in Uniform of the Day to Student Registrar ( Bldg 343) during normal working hours. Students reporting after normal working hours will report to the NCTC Quarterdeck (Bldg.317) and will check-in with Student Registrar the next work day NLT 0800, prior to class convening.
(d) Students on local NO Cost TAD orders will report in Uniform of the Day to Student Registrar (Bldg. 343) NLT 0800 on class convening date.