Driving directions to Fort Drum


Fort Drum is located in northern New York's picturesque North Country. It is approximately 30 miles from Canada, with the Great Lakes to the west, the Adirondack Mountains to the east, and the St. Lawrence River and Thousand Islands to the north.


From the west: Take Interstate 81 Exit 48A, and merge onto Interstate 781. This is a direct route to the Fort Drum North Gate.


From the east (Plattsburgh, N.Y.): Take NYS Route 190 / Military Turnpike to NYS Route 374 West to NYS Route 3 West. Follow Route 3 West to NYS Route 3A. Follow signs to Fort Drum.