There is an amazing world just outside the gate. We have services and professionals ready to assist or transport you to your next destination. Start making memories that will last a lifetime, and start by taking a guided tour with IT&T or using our MCCS Connect interactive map to explore on your own.
IACE TRAVEL is here for all of your worldwide travel needs. The staff will gladly help you with arranging travel and booking tickets.
- Domestic Discount Airplane Tickets
- International Discount Airplane Tickets
- Package Tours to Many International Destinations & Certain Domestic Destinations – Okinawa, Tokyo and Hokkaido
- Tourist VISA (For Outside Japan Only)
- Train Passes (For Outside Japan Only)
- Rent A Car Reservations (For Outside Japan Only)
- Hotel Reservations (For Outside Japan Only)
- Credit Cards are accepted (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX, Discover Card).
- Cancellation charges may apply and vary depending on type of ticket and tour.
NOTICE This facility is not operated by MCCS; information is provided as a courtesy to MCAS Iwakuni residents. All questions, comments and inquiries need to be directed to the contact information provided.
Located in the Auto Mini Mart complex next to the Auto Skills Center, our well-maintained rental fleet consists of sedans, passenger vans, SUV’s and trucks. Make reservations in advance, especially for busy weekends and holidays.
Trucks, vans, SUVs and cars are available at daily or weekly rental rates. Our largest van accomodates 8 passengers.
EXPLORE BY AIR
There’s a big ocean between Japan and the US, so most of us fly to our new home. The major airports are fairly easy for English speakers to navigate, but if you’d like to learn more about where you will be touching down, check out their English-based websites.
HIROSHIMA AIRPORT SHUTTLE BUS PICKUP MAP
Need a ride from the Hiroshima Airport? We’re here for you! A two-week notification will be required for airport transportation. Seats will be given on a first-come, first-served basis. Payment is required to secure a seat.
MCAS Iwakuni –> Hiroshima Airport
Morning Departure: 4:30 AM show time; departs at 5 AM
Evening Departure: 4 PM show time & departure time
Hiroshima Airport –> MCAS Iwakuni
Evening Departure: 9:30 PM
Occupancy of the TLF is intended for military personnel and their families who are without housing due to permanent change of station (PCS) orders, military members and DOD civilians on temporary duty, military personnel, their families, and guests in non-duty status, and other authorized patrons. PCS personnel have priority through advance reservations.
Military TAD travelers may contact the TDY/TAD Kintai Inn before being able to make reservations at the TLF. A Non-Availability letter must be provided by the Kintai Inn in order for the Military TAD traveler to stay at the TLF.
Want to get out on your own and explore Asia? IACE Travel can help you with your international travel needs.
Interested in climbing Mt. Fuji or biking the Japan countryside? Outdoor Rec has all sorts of outdoor trips and activities hosted throughout the year. You can also check out their Gear Issue section for camping, skiing and other outdoor equipment.
Need help finding local resources, places to visit or making reservations with Japanese businesses? Stop by the Information & Referral desk in the Travel Center (Bldg 410) to get that helping hand you need!
Did you take advantage of your airline’s maximum luggage allowance when moving here, but realise your back isn’t up to the task of lugging them all the way to base?
MCCS ANTI-TERRORISM OFFICER
All MCCS NAF/GS employees traveling TAD or for leisure must complete a travel force protection plan 45-days prior to traveling.
Please contact the MCCS anti-terrorism officer to coordinate your training requirements and country brief.
All other military travelers, please contact ATFP for current information on international travel.
SPACE ‘A’ TRAVEL
For those who are authorized to use Space Available travel, this is a great, inexpensive option. The station website has all the information you need to get started.
TRAVELING BETWEEN AIRPORTS AND MCAS IWAKUNI
Traveling is stressfull enough and traveling to another country adds that much more. The station has taken some of that stress out by creating travel guides to help you get home with a minimum of fuss.