Luke (Gateway) East
Mon.-Fri. 6 a.m. – 9 a.m. and
3 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Sat.-Sun. & Holidays
Luke (Gateway) West
Mon.-Wed, & Fri
6 a.m. – 9 a.m.
Thurs 6 a.m. - 6 p.m. (Closed AETC
Sat.-Sun. & Holidays
Growden Gate/Commercial Gate
Mon.-Fri. 5 a.m.-6 p.m.
Sat.-Sun. 5 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Mon.-Fri. 6 a.m.-6 p.m.
BMT graduations are scheduled every Thursday at 9 a.m. Graduates may invite a limited number of guests (2 per graduate) to attend in-person. Guests must meet all entry requirements for access to the installation and ceremony. Click on the link below (Air Force Basic Military Training website) to access the most current information. As of July 29, 2021, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland is under Health Protection Condition Bravo+. The COVID protocols outlined in the information at this site will be adhered to in order to maintain a culture of safety, and to mitigate risk to the force, risk to the mission and risk to the community. We continuously evaluate conditions and adjust COVID policy as conditions improve or degrade. Information will be updated if/when conditions change. Under HPCON Bravo+, all individuals, regardless of vaccination status, must wear a mask indoors while on the installation.
Air Force Basic Military Training Website
If you are a visitor with gate questions, please call the Luke East Gate Visitor Control Center at:
For Pass and Registration questions, please call:
As of September 15, 2016, identification cards from the following states will be denied access or must be escorted if they cannot present an alternate identification credential: American Samoa, Minnesota, Missouri and Washington.
Additionally, as part of DHS REAL ID phase implementation, starting Oct. 10, the following states will also require an alternate identification credential: Alaska, Arkansas, California, Guam, Idaho, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Montana, N. Marianas, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia and the Virgin Islands.
To learn more about the Real ID act and how it will affect you, visit: http://go.usa.gov/xKXp5.
Starting midnight, March 1, 2021, installation entry control points will return to normal entry and visitor procedures. At least one Department of Defense ID card will be checked per vehicle. Security Forces may check any and all ID cards at any time. Personnel with authorized credentials allowing escort privileges may escort non-ID card-holding personnel in their same vehicle. Escorts are required to remain with and maintain control of their visitors at all times while on the installation. A visitor pass is required if not remaining with the visitor at all times.
Click here for information on how to sponsor a visitor onto Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland.
Drivers on JBSA locations must have a valid driver's license, registration and proof of insurance; obey posted speed limits; wear seat belts at all times; and use hands-free mobile devices.