Traveling to Fort Leonard Wood



Fort Leonard Wood is located in Southwest Missouri just off Interstate 44. Take I-44 Exit 161 and go South on Missouri Avenue for approximately 2 miles.


Fort Leonard Wood is served by 4 airports all within an approximately 2 to 2 1/2 hour drive of the installation.  Travel from the airports is via four lane divided highway or shuttle service.

You may fly directly into the Fort Leonard Wood airport via Contour Airlines regional jet service from Dallas-Fort Worth or Nashville.  The flights are on a 30 passenger regional jet.  Hertz Rental Cars is located at the Fort Leonard Wood airport or you may obtain taxi service to your hotel.  To book travel between Dallas-Fort Worth and Fort Leonard Wood or Nashville and Fort Leonard Wood, please visit  To book your entire itinerary, please visit Expedia or Travelocity.

Springfield-Branson National Airport is served by American Airlines, United Express, Delta, and Allegiant Airlines with non stop service from Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Memphis, Minneapolis, Orlando, Phoenix, St. Louis, and Tampa.  Visit their website at Many times you can find bargains on Allegiant Airlines.  Springfield-Branson National Airport is located 100 miles from Fort Leonard Wood.

St. Louis International Airport is served by numerous carriers and offers the most diverse selection of flights.  Visit their website at  The budget carrier Southwest Airlines serves St. Louis International Airport.  St. Louis International Airport is located 135 miles from Fort Leonard Wood.  Shuttle bus service from the St. Louis airport is provided by USA Express.


Greyhound Bus provides service to St. Roberts, Missouri. St. Robert borders the Fort Leonard Wood military reservation.  The Greyhound Bus station is located at 718 Missouri Avenue, St. Robert, Missouri. Save 15% when you book your tickets online.


Amtrak provides train service to St. Louis, Missouri.  The St. Louis train station is located 131 miles from Ft. Leonard Wood.

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Local taxi service from the nearby Waynesville and St. Robert area is available to all locations at Fort Leonard Wood.  Taxi companies serving the local area:

  • Post Cab Co. - 573-336-0111
  • Union Cab Co. -  573-336-1111
Uber and Lyft also serve Fort Leonard Wood.

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