Mass Transportation Benefit Program Office

POC: NTC G8 Manpower Division, EMAIL

 Who is eligible to participate?

  1. All Army Active Component (AC) military service members.
  1. Army Reserve Component (RC) military service members (Army Reserve and

 Army National Guard) who are currently on active duty.

  1. DoD/DA Federal civilian employees, including part-time federal employees and interns.
  1. DA Non-Appropriated Fund (NAF) personnel employed by a duly constituted

Army Non-Appropriated Funded Instrumentality (NAFI) under the control of the Secretary of the Army and organized under the provision of AR 215-1 (Military Morale, Welfare, And Recreation Programs And Non-Appropriated Fund Instrumentalities), (e.g., NAFI activities managed by the U.S. Army Family and Morale Welfare and Recreation Command).

MTBP Application

Commuter Options:

Note: DoD, the US Army, and NTC and Fort Irwin do not imply endorsement or endorse the specific companies referenced; the information is being provided merely as an indication of commercial companies available within the local area, other companies may also be available.

VANPOOL Documents

Other Vanpools
The vehicle may be owned and operated by either public transit or commercial authorities, or by a private vendor in the business of transporting persons for compensation or hire. The vehicle must have a seating capacity of at least six (6) adults, not including the driver. There are no guidelines that specify the maximum capacity of the vehicle. The minimum number of adult seats occupied for commuting purposes must be at least half (3) of the adult seating capacity (6) of such vehicle in addition to the driver, or 4 total (3 adult passengers + 1 driver). At least 80 percent of the expected mileage use of the vehicle must be for the purpose of transporting personnel in their local commute from residence to their place of employment/duty station.

Commuter Bus Documents

NTC Commuter Bus
Victor Valley Transit Authority (VVTA) operates bus service from Victorville, Silver Lakes and Barstow to and from Fort Irwin called the “NTC Commuter”. The schedule and other information can be found at their website: or by calling 760-948-4021 x123 month to month service or 760-948-4021 x115 automatic service

"Applicants must submit from their own government e-mail address and forms must be signed digitally"