MCLB Barstow is located halfway between Los Angeles and Las Vegas on Interstate 15.  It is approximately 120 miles northeast of Los Angeles and 150 miles southwest of Las Vegas in the San Bernardino County high desert. The City of Barstow has a population of over 22,000.
View Larger Map If you are flying into Ontario Airport to reach MCLB Barstow, you will need to take ground transportation from the airport to Barstow.  From the airport, take Interstate 10 east to Interstate 15 north for about 80 miles.  Once you reach Barstow, take Interstate 40 for two miles until you reach the installation. If coming in from the east, Barstow is the second to the last stop on Interstate 40.  If arriving by bus or train, you will arrive in Barstow at the famous Harvey House, located on First Street. Make a left when exiting the parking lot and proceed until you come to the first stoplight -- Main Street. Go left on Main Street for approximately six miles until you come to the on-ramp for Interstate 40 going east. Stay on the Interstate for two miles until you reach the exit for the installation. If you do not have transportation, contact your assigned sponsor and make arrangements with him or her to coordinate your transportation requirements.  Sponsorship assignment is mandatory at MCLB Barstow.

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Important Information
Call (800) THE-USMC (843-8762) for more information. It is important to hand carry the following information or documents, if applicable: medical/dental records, copy of official orders, school records (for you and your children), personnel file (SRB), training records, birth certificates, social security cards, pink slips/titles for vehicles, resumes, insurance papers, passports, warranties, road hazard insurance papers, prescriptions, etc