Transportation is divided into several categories:  Official Commercial Travel Office (CTO), local commercial transportation, Transportation Motor Pool (TMP), post shuttles, personal property (household goods and whole baggage) and freight/central receiving office.

Shuttle Hours

On-post shuttle hours

The Fort Lee Official Shuttle operates Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  The shuttle is for traveling in and around Ft Lee on official business. The shuttle does not run on weekends or federal holidays.  Call the shuttle dispatcher at (804) 765-8294 with pick up location and the shuttle will arrive for pickup within 15 minutes.

The Sunday Shuttle operates on Sunday only from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  The Sunday shuttle provides transportation for trainees on Ft Lee from their living areas to various chapels on post.

TMP Official Shuttle:
Phone: 804-765-8294
Operating Hours: 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday
Closed Saturday/ Sunday and Federal Holidays

Sunday Chapel Shuttle:
Phone: 804-765-2280
Operating Hours: 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Sunday Only

TMP Supervisor:
Phone: 804-765-2276

TMP Manager:
Phone: 804-765-7617

Shuttle Hours

Travel

Official Travel

The Fort Lee’s Official Travel Office is located on the first floor of the Soldier Support Center, Building 3400, Room 119 (corner of “B” Avenue and 16th Street).

Operating Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday, Closed Saturday/Sunday and Federal Holidays

The Official Travel Office phone numbers are: 804-765-7028, 804-765-7502, 804-734-4179.

All service members, DOD Civilians and DA Civilians traveling on official orders must contact the Official Travel Office to schedule flights to their next duty station. In addition, use of the Air Mobility Command (AMC) flight for overseas travel is mandatory for anyone traveling on official orders.

Travelers should be aware that failure to make travel arrangements through the Official Travel Office could result in non or partial reimbursement for official travel.

For DTS technical issues and after hour emergencies, contact Carlson Sato Travel (CWTSATO) at 800- 916-3456, option #1. All other inquiries: option #2.

Leisure Travel

Visit the Fort Lee FMWR Leisure Travel Services page for more information.
Phone: 804-734-6255 / 804-733-2137
Fax: 804-733-7322

Travel

Local Transport

To/From Richmond International Airport

For Advanced Individual Training Soldiers – including Army Reservists, National Guardsmen and Initial Ready Reserve Soldiers – the following companies will provide transportation between Richmond International Airport and the post at no individual cost when provided with a complete copy of the service member's signed military orders to Fort Lee (applies only to initial arrival and final departure in accordance with orders):

  • James River Transportation:  804-249-1052
  • Groome Transportation:  804-222-7226
  • CMC, INC.:  804-222-7790

The companies are also authorized to convey other passengers to/from Fort Lee at their normal rates.

Servicemembers that arrive at the airport must save receipts for transport, if over $75, and file a DD Form 1351-2 travel voucher after reporting to their units.

Taxi Service

The taxi companies listed below are authorized to operate on Fort Lee, providing transportation on/around post and in surrounding communities. Other taxi companies may deliver and pick up customers on Fort Lee by request, but may not solicit fares on post.

  • Marshall Cabs: (804) 458-3325
  • Airport Taxi: (804) 233-4444
     

Rail Service

Regional and national rail service is provided by AMTRAK. The AMTRAK station is located at 3516 South Street, Ettrick, Va., and the ticket office hours are 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. daily.

Bus Service

Regional bus service is provided by Greyhound Trailways. The local terminal is located at 108 East Washington Street, Petersburg.

  • Toll-free: 1-800-872-7245
  • Local: 804-732-2905

The Petersburg Area Transit operates on Fort Lee providing services to and from the installation to Petersburg with connections to the surrounding communities. Pick-up location is outside the the PXtra on Mahone Ave.

Local Transport

TMP

The Transportation Motor Pool (TMP) section of the Installation Transportation Office. The TMP provides non-tactical vehicle (NTV) GSA leased vehicle support for local transportation requirements. The TMP provides various types of NTVs ranging from sedans, vans (cargo and passenger), buses (VIP and 40 passenger), box trucks, stake bed trucks, refrigerated trucks, tractor and trailer (stake bed, box, lowboy) and TMP Driver Support. When TMP assets are not available, TMP can provide a Letter of Non-availability justifying the use of commercial rental. TMP support should be requested at least 72 hours in advance using form FT LEE 580-E.

Address: 6270 Quartermaster Drive, Fort Lee, Virginia 23801

TMP Dispatch:

Phone: 804-765-2280
Operating Hours: 5 a.m. – 5 p.m. - Monday – Friday;
Closed Saturday/Sunday and Federal Holidays

GSA Vehicle Recalls/GSA Vehicle Replacement/GSA Preventive Maintenance:

Phone: 804-734-3440
Operating Hours: 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. - Monday – Friday;
Closed Saturday/Sunday and Federal Holidays

GSA Vehicle Accidents/GSA Vehicle Modifications:

Phone: 804-734-3215
Operating Hours: 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. - Monday – Friday;
Closed Saturday/Sunday and Federal Holidays

Tractor Trailer with TMP Driver Support:

Phone: 804-765-2280
Operating Hours: 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday – Friday;
Closed Saturday/Sunday and Federal Holidays

TMP Supervisor:

Phone: 804-765-2276

TMP Manager:

Phone: 804-765-7617

TMP

Shipping

Personal Property Inbound/Outbound Shipments (Household Goods/Whole Baggage)

The Personal Property Processing Office (PPPO) is located on the first floor of the Soldier Support Center, Building 3400, Room 119 (corner of “B” Avenue and 16th Street).

Operating Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday, Closed Saturday/Sunday and Federal Holidays

Appointments/Walk-In/Online Counseling

You must have a hard copy of your official military orders to schedule a counseling appointment with the Passenger and Personal Property Office (PPPO) to ship your household goods. If this is your first or final move, you must physically visit the PPPO to coordinate your move. Please contact 804-734-4449 or 804-734-4187 to speak to help desk personnel.

Utilizing Defense Personal Property System (DPS)

Log on to WWW.MOVE.MIL to register for a DPS account. This site is where you will process the application to create your shipment. Once this step is complete, you can schedule your counseling appointment to secure the dates you wish for your property pickup. If you have questions or concerns, please call or visit the PPPO for personalized assistance, 804-734-4449 or 804-734-4187.

Quality Control

Quality Control (QC) plays an important role as the arbitrator between you and the moving company. If there are any issues during pickup, please contact them at 804-734-4190, 804-734-7275, 804-765-7535.

Free Fort Lee Scale

If you are conducting a personally procured move (PPM), to utilize this weigh station please contact 804-734-4190, 804-734-7275, or 804-765-7535.

Freight and Central Shipping

The Freight and Central Receiving Office, Building 7126, is located at the corner of 19th Street and Warehouse Road. This office receives all inbound freight and supplies, arranges outbound freight shipments, overnight delivery of small packages and receipt of supplies and equipment.

Phone: 804-734-5981 / 804-734-3060

Operating Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday-Friday, Closed Saturday/Sunday and Federal Holidays

Delivery Times: 7:45 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday-Friday, Closed Saturday/Sunday and Federal Holidays

Shipping