Fort Shafter, HI - Arrival
When arriving in the Fort Shafter area by air, the nearest major airport is the Honolulu International Airport which is located about 4 miles from Fort Shafter. Taxis are available at the airport as are rental cars. Replacement drivers are available to transport soldiers form the airport to the Replacement Detachment barracks. Call 808-554-9817 for information. If arriving by car, take Interstate H1 westbound and proceed on H-1 to H-2 and north to Wahiawa. Continue 8 miles on H2 until Wilikina Drive 99, then proceed to the second traffic light and turn left onto Kunia Road. Make a right at Foote Gate and go through the next three stoplights. At the third stoplight, you will see the main gate to Fort Shafter. For military personnel who are in need of temporary housing, there are temporary quarters available for Tripler Army Medical Center, Fort Shafter and Camp Smith that are coordinated by Tripler Lodging. For advance reservations, call 808-839-2336 x.0.