An excellent road network makes it easy to drive to the post from any direction. Entry to the post is through three main gates: the Ozark Gate from the east, the Daleville Gate from the south and the Enterprise Gate from the west.

  • From Ozark via Highway 231, turn onto Alabama 249 westbound (also known as Andrews Ave.) and continue driving until you reach the Ozark Gate.
  • From Enterprise, take Rucker Blvd. to the Enterprise Gate.
  • From Dothan, take Highway 84 West, turn right at the Daleville exit, continue driving on Daleville Ave. for about two miles and then enter the post at the Daleville Gate.

Visitors coming to Fort Rucker who do not have a DOD-issued identification are subject to a background check in order to get a visitor access badge before they are allowed to enter the installation. See the Visitors Information section for information on obtaining a visitor access badge.

Nearby Air Transportation

The Dothan Regional Airport (DHN), located on the north side of the city in Houston County, provides regional airline service. Those moving on a government transportation request can obtain transportation from the Dothan airport to Fort Rucker. The pick up point is in the main terminal.

For further assistance, contact the staff duty officer at (334) 255-3100 or (334) 255-9777.