You may contact the ship at (904) 270-7981 (Inport) or (757) 443-8372 (Underway).
The mailing address for Sailors onboard THE SULLIVANS is:
Rate/Rank First Name Last Name
USS THE SULLIVANS (DDG 68)
UNIT 100307 BOX 1
FPO AA 34093-1721
Naval Station Mayport Installation Numbers:
Naval Station Mayport Quarterdeck
TRICARE East (Humana Military)
Active Duty Dental Program (United Concordia)
Main Gate (Mayport Road) : Open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Naval Station Mayport Gate 5 (Commercial Gate):
Open to all inbound/outbound traffic daily from 5 a.m. - 5 p.m. When entering, ensure ID is presented to the sentry. If no sentry is visible, present ID to camera. Sentry will initiate gate opening. All commercial vehicles must enter through this gate.
Seminole Gate (Hanna Park):
Inbound: Monday - Friday, 6 - 8 a.m.
Outbound: Monday - Thursday, 3 - 5 p.m.
Closed: Fridays, weekends, and holidays.
The naval station is located at the end of Mayport Road. To get here from the north, take I-95 South to the 9A exit. Get off on Atlantic Boulevard and drive east until you cross the Intracoastal Waterway. After crossing the waterway, take the first exit on the right to Mayport Road. Continue for approximately five miles. You will enter the naval station through the main gate.
To get here from the south, take I-95 North to J. Turner Butler Boulevard. Go east to the San Pablo exit and turn left. Drive across Beach Boulevard, continuing to Atlantic Boulevard and turn right on to Atlantic at the light. After crossing the Intracoastal waterway, follow the above directions.
From Interstate I-10 East, continue to I-95 South, exit at US Highway 90 (Beaches) until it splits into Atlantic Boulevard and Beach Boulevard. Take Atlantic Boulevard and follow the above directions.
Jacksonville International Airport, 35 miles northwest of the naval station, services most major airlines. Taxi and limousine services are available from the airport to Naval Station Mayport. Fares range from $25-$42. If you are traveling under orders the fare is reimbursable, but you must get a receipt from the taxi driver and submit it with your travel claim. If you have any problems, you may call the Naval Station Mayport quarterdeck at (904) 270-5401 using the toll-free courtesy phone at the information desk in the baggage claim area.
Greyhound Bus services are located at 10 North Pearl Street in downtown Jacksonville near the BellSouth Tower. Dial 356-9976 for information. Local buses or taxis provide transportation from downtown to the naval station. The Jacksonville Transportation Authority bus information telephone number is 630-3100. Amtrak also provides limited service in the Jacksonville area. Amtrak's toll-free number is 1-800-872-7245.
Transient Personnel Detachment (TPD)
While THE SULLIVANS is underway, all personnel on PCS orders must check in with Naval Station Mayport's Transient Personnel Detachment (TPD) located in building 1587.
The mission of Transient Personnel Detachment (TPD), Mayport is to expeditiously process Sailors through administrative, transfer, discipline, and medical transition pipelines for commands that, because of deployment or overseas locations, cannot provide appropriate facilitation themselves.
Questions? Please call the TPD Quarterdeck at (904) 270-7732 or DSN 270-7732.
After Hours: Report to building 2105 or call (904) 270-7579/5423 (open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.)
Things To Do
MWR Mayport is home to 'The Finest Resort on the First Coast'...and you're already a member. With top-notch facilities, outstanding customer service, and high quality programs, you might expect to pay a lot for this resort-like atmosphere. In fact, Sailors, family members, retirees, reservists and civilian employees are already members of this club.
The Naval Station Mayport Morale, Welfare & Recreation Department (MWR) provides a wide variety of high quality services, facilities, recreation programs and activities. Outstanding customer service is the #1 goal in pursuit of the Mayport mission: "The Finest Service to the Finest Fleet".
To contact MWR Mayport customer service, please call (904) 270-5228.
School Liaison Officer
Located in Building 1, Rm 1104 the School Liaison Officer (SLO) serves as the primary link between schools, Commanders, and military parents pertaining to K-12 educational issues. The job of the SLO involves informing and linking military families to the resources and information needed to maximize the educational opportunities to ensure academic success for all military children.
Get all of your school-based questions answered. Navy SLO personnel understand the difficulty that families face through frequent transitions and extended deployments. Navy SLO education professionals work closely with school administrators to foster a positive and mutually beneficial relationship between schools and the military community, all for the sake of the military child.
Parents and community members with questions on school-age military child education are encouraged to contact their local School Liaison Officer. Education professionals with the Navy SLO program are located on all major installations and serve as the link between Navy families and schools.
Sharon Kasica is the School Liaison Officer for NS Mayport. If you have questions about this article or questions about enrolling in another local school district, she can be reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (904) 270-6289 X1305 [office] or (904) 993-5860 [cell]. Or you can schedule a meeting with her in her office in Building One.
904-270-6289 Ext. 1305
Monday: 7:30am - 4pm
Tuesday: 7:30am - 4pm
Wednesday: 7:30am - 4pm
Thursday: 7:30am - 4pm
Friday: 7:30am - 4pm