Gate Locations and Hours
Exit 301, U.S. Interstate Highway 70 is Fort Riley’s main gate, is open 24 hours daily and also the location of the Visitor Control Center.
On the east side of Fort Riley from Manhattan via Kansas Highway 18 is open 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily. Traffic patterns change during non-peak hours so use caution when approaching.
On the southwest side of Fort Riley from Junction City via Washington St. is open 24 hours daily. Traffic patterns change during non-peak hours so use caution when approaching.
On the south side of Fort Riley from Junction City via Grant Ave. is open from 5 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday thru Friday. Grant Gate is closed Saturdays, Sundays and Federal Holidays.
Located on the west side of Fort Riley from U.S. Highway 77 via Old Highway 77 is open 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily. Commercial traffic will need to have an installation pass or badge PRIOR to attempting entry through Estes Gate.
12th Street Gate
Located on the east side of Fort Riley off of Kansas Highway 18 at Camp Funston. The gate is open from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday thru Friday for commercial traffic only. Outbound traffic is not authorized.
Rifle Range Road and Four Corners Gate
COMING JANUARY, 2020; EXPANDED PRIVILEGES FOR CERTAIN VETERANS
The Department of Defense is expanding Commissary, Military Exchange and Morale, Welfare and Recreation privileges on U.S. Military installations. Starting Jan. 1, 2020, access will expand to include all veterans with service-connected disabilities, veterans who are Purple Heart recipients, veterans who are former prisoners of war and individuals approved and designated as the primary family caregivers of eligible veterans under the Departnemt of Veterans Affairs Program of Comprehensive Assistance for Family Caregivers. Details for these new privileges are being finalized. Information will be announced soon regarding installation access and the authentication process for these privileges. For more information visit, https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Releases/Release/Article/2015599/department-of-defense-expanding-access-to-commissaries-military-exchanges-and-r/ and https://download.militaryonesource.mil/12038/MOS/Factsheets/expanding-access-fact-sheet.pdf
Real ID Act
The REAL ID Act is a federal policy which establishes minimum security standards for license issuance and production and prohibits Federal agencies from accepting for certain purposes driver’s licenses and identification cards from states not meeting the Act’s minimum standards. The purposes covered by the Act are: accessing Federal facilities, entering nuclear power plants, and, boarding federally regulated commercial aircraft. If your state is out of compliance with Real ID, you may be required to show additional forms of identification before being granted access to Fort Riley.
Fort Riley visitors with out-of-state driver's lisences can view their state's current compliance status at: