The simulator is located at Naval Base San Diego on 32nd Street in Buildings 3149 and 3531.
Driving directions from San Diego Airport to Naval Station: From the terminals, follow the signs for Airport Exit / Downtown. There are two ways to get to the naval station:
Most Direct Route: Leave the airport and proceed on Harbor Drive past the downtown area. Harbor Drive continues along the waterfront and past the commercial shipyards. Turn right at the sign for the Main Gate to the naval station;
Fastest Route: Leave the airport and proceed on Harbor Drive for approx 1 - 1.5 miles. Turn left on Grape Street and proceed uphill to the onramp for I-5 South. Go past the exit for the Coronado Bridge and exit at 28th Street South. Go to the end of the street and turn left on Harbor Drive. At the second light, turn right into the naval station main gate.
Directions from Main Gate to NSST facility: Just inside the main gate, turn left (approximately 270 degrees counter-clockwise around a rotary) onto Surface Navy Blvd. At the first stop sign, bear left and continue on Surface Navy Blvd. Just past the post office and before Rice King, turn right onto W. Vesta Street. Proceed towards the piers. At the first stop sign, turn right onto Brinser Street. Just past the first building on the right, turn right into the ship-handling complex parking area. Please see Note 3 below for required Visitor Request form. For those familiar with Naval Base San Diego, the NSST facility is on the waterfront just north of Pier 6.