Fort Riley, KS - Arrival
When arriving in the Fort Riley area by plane, the nearest major airport is the Manhattan Regional Airport which is located about 9 miles from Fort Riley. Shuttle service is available from the airport directly to the base. If arriving by rental car, take 435 South from the airport to Exit 1-70 West which connects with the turnpike. Stay on the Turnpike until you get to the Topeka exit. Stay on the Interstate until exit 301. Fort Riley is located at exit 310, about 120 miles from Kansas City. For military personnel who are in need of temporary lodging, contact the Fort Riley Army Lodging Front Desk which is open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. The Lodging office is located at the Main Post, at Carr Hall at 45 Barry Avenue.