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The HRSC East is located in three buildings. Two are located in Portsmouth, Virginia and the other in Norfolk, Virginia.

(The links above provide visitor information near our Service Center locations. These links and their listings of services are not intended to be all-inclusive. The Service Center includes these links for your convenience, and in no way endorses any of the named businesses. No representations are made as to the accuracy of the information or the quality of the services.)

Building 491, outside Norfolk Naval Shipyard
Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Bldg. 491
Portsmouth, VA 23709

Building 491, outside of Norfolk Naval Shipyard, houses the Front Office and Customer Service Department.

 
SUGGESTED ROUTES

From Downtown Tunnel
Take the first exit after leaving the tunnel and bear left on the exit to Effingham Street. Turn left onto Effingham Street and then turn left at Portsmouth Boulevard. Turn right onto Green Street (first right) and then turn right into the parking lot at Building 491 (through the fence gate and over the riser). The building entrance faces Effingham Street.

From Midtown Tunnel
Exit the M. L. King Freeway (from the tunnel) onto London Boulevard. (Follow the signs to the Norfolk Naval Shipyard.) Turn right onto Effingham Street and turn left at Portsmouth Boulevard. Turn right onto Green Street (first right) and then turn right into the parking lot at Building 491 (through the fence gate and over the riser). The building entrance faces Effingham Street.

From Monitor Merrimac Tunnel
Take I-664 to I-264 and take the first exit to Effingham Street. Follow Effingham Street to Portsmouth Boulevard and turn left. Turn right onto Green Street (first right) and then turn right into the parking lot at Building 491 (through the fence gate and over the riser). The building entrance faces Effingham Street.

From Norfolk International Airport
Follow the airport exit signs to Norview Avenue. Cross Military Highway (Route 13) and take I-64 East (Virginia Beach/Chesapeake) to I-264 West (Downtown Norfolk/Portsmouth). (Follow the signs to "Tunnel to Portsmouth".) Take the first exit after leaving the tunnel and bear left on the exit to Effingham Street. Turn left onto Effingham Street and then turn left at Portsmouth Boulevard. Turn right onto Green Street (first right) and then turn right into the parking lot at Building 491 (through the fence gate and over the riser). The building entrance faces Effingham Street.

Building 17, in Norfolk Naval Shipyard
Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Bldg. 17
Portsmouth, VA 23709

Building 17, at Norfolk Naval Shipyard, houses the Civilian Benefits Center, Administrative Department, and Management and Information Department. Vehicles must have a DoD decal or visitor’s pass to enter the Shipyard.

 
SUGGESTED ROUTES

From Downtown Tunnel
Take the first exit after leaving the tunnel and bear left on the exit to Effingham Street. Turn left onto Effingham Street and then turn left at Portsmouth Boulevard. Turn right onto Mayo Avenue (this is Gate 10 at the Shipyard). Turn left on Berren Street and then slight left onto Rennshaw Street. The building entrance is on Livingston Street.

From Midtown Tunnel
Exit the M. L. King Freeway (from the tunnel) onto London Boulevard. (Follow the signs to the Norfolk Naval Shipyard.) Turn right onto Effingham Street and turn left at Portsmouth Boulevard. . Turn right onto Mayo Avenue (this is Gate 10 at the Shipyard). Turn left on Berren Street and then slight left onto Rennshaw Street. The building entrance is on Livingston Street.

From Monitor Merrimac Tunnel
Take I-664 to I-264 and take the first exit to Effingham Street. Follow Effingham Street to Portsmouth Boulevard and turn left. Turn right onto Mayo Avenue (this is Gate 10 at the Shipyard). Turn left on Berren Street and then slight left onto Rennshaw Street. The building entrance is on Livingston Street.

From Norfolk International Airport
Follow the airport exit signs to Norview Avenue. Cross Military Highway (Route 13) and take I-64 East (Virginia Beach/Chesapeake) to I-264 West (Downtown Norfolk/Portsmouth). (Follow the signs to "Tunnel to Portsmouth".) Take the first exit after leaving the tunnel and bear left on the exit to Effingham Street. Turn left onto Effingham Street and then turn left at Portsmouth Boulevard. Turn right onto Mayo Avenue (this is Gate 10 at the Shipyard). Turn left on Berren Street and then slight left onto Rennshaw Street. The building entrance is on Livingston Street.

Robin Hood Road Facility, in Norfolk, Virginia
5301 Robin Hood Road, Suite 130
Norfolk, VA 23513

The Robin Hood Road Training facility in Norfolk, Virginia, houses the EEO Department, Training Department, and Labor/Employee Relations Department. It is located off-base near the Norfolk International Airport in the Norfolk Commerce Park at the intersection of Robin Hood Road and Walmer Avenue.

 
SUGGESTED ROUTES

From Virginia Beach & Chesapeake
Take 44 West to I-64 and exit Military Highway. Turn left at the stop light on Robin Hood Road. Continue on Robin Hood Road crossing over Military Highway. Turn left on Walmer Avenue. Make the first left into the parking lot. HRSC East Training Facility is directly off Walmer Avenue at the corner of Robin Hood Road and Walmer Avenue.

From Portsmouth
Take the downtown tunnel and cross the Berkley Bridge. Stay in the right-hand lane toward I-264 East. Stay in the far left lane and take I-64 West to the Military Highway exit. Turn left at the stop light on Robin Hood Road. Continue on Robin Hood Road, crossing over Military Highway. Turn left on Walmer Avenue. Make the first left into the parking lot. The HRSC East Training Facility is directly off Walmer Avenue at the corner of Robin Hood Road and Walmer Avenue.

From Peninsula or Naval Base
Take I-64 East through the Hampton Roads tunnel. Take the Robin Hood Road Exit and turn right at the stop light. Turn left on Walmer Road and make the first left into the parking lot. The HRSC East Training Facility is directly off Walmer Avenue at the corner of Robin Hood Road and Walmer Avenue.

From Norfolk International Airport
Follow the airport exit signs to the first traffic light at the intersection of Norview Avenue and Azalea Garden Road. Turn left at Azalea Garden Road and continue for approximately one mile. Turn left at the traffic light on Robin Hood Road and make the first right on Walmer Road. Make the first left into the parking lot. The HRSC East Training Facility is directly off Walmer Avenue at the corner of Robin Hood Road and Walmer Avenue.

 VISITOR INFORMATION

The HRSC East Training Facility is located near the Norfolk International Airport in the Norfolk Commerce Park.

Local Hotels near the Training Facility

Residence Inn Marriott
1590 N. Military Hwy
Norfolk, VA 23502
757-333-3000
Hilton Norfolk Airport
1500 N. Military Hwy
Norfolk, VA 23502
757-466-8000
Holiday Inn Select
1570 N. Military Hwy
Norfolk, VA 23502
757-213-2231
Ramada Norfolk Airport
1450 N. Military Hwy
Norfolk, VA 23502
757-466-7474
Lake Wright Quality Suites
6280 Northampton Blvd
Norfolk, VA 23502
800-228-5157
La Quinta Inn & Suites
1387 N. Military Hwy
Norfolk, VA 23502
757-466-7001

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