US Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz

Bldg 8746, Smith Barracks
Baumholder, GE 55774
1 (314) 420-1110


USAG Baumholder is currently the base hosting the largest amount of US forces outside of the United States of America, with over 13000 individuals. The base is part of a wide web of US bases located in the central and southern part of Germany. This one is located in Baumholder, in the western side of the country. The small town is part of Westrich. Westrich is a historical area well known in Europe among the history lovers. The area is spread over both the German and French territories. The base is also referred to as “The Rock” or the home of the champions. No one knows where these nicknames come from.


The Frankfurt Airport is approximately 2 hours from USAG Rheinland-Pfalz, Baumholder
When departing Frankfurt International Airport, follow signs for A5 towards Basel / Darmstadt.
After a few minutes, you will see signs for A67. Get in the center/left lane and follow A67.
When you pass the town of Lorsch, you will see an exit on the far right for A6 Mannheim, Kaiserslautern and Saarbruecken – Take this exit and follow A6 towards Kaiserslautern/Saarbruecken.
Passing Kaiserslautern, Exit A6 TO A62 towards Trier/Kusel.
After about 20 minutes you will come to the exit Freisen – take this exit.
Exiting A62 at Freisen take a right and follow the signs for Baumholder.
Once in Baumholder, follow the main road, take a left at the traffic light. Keep going straight through the next traffic light. You will see the main gate for Smith Barracks, Baumholder.
Individuals who wish to use GPS should enter Baumholder as city, zip code is 55774 and Aulenbacher Strasse as street address.

Quick Reference

Bldg 8308, Smith Barracks

Dining Facility
Hard Rock Diner
Bldg 8311

Education Center
Bldg 8332, Smith Barracks
314-485-8892 | 314-485-8893 | 314-485-6484

Equal Opportunity

Family Advocacy
Bldg 8746, 2nd Floor, Health Clinic Complex

Family Support

Public Affairs
Bldg 8698, Smith Barracks

Fire Emergency Service
MP- 110
Fire- 112

Finance Office
Bldg 8670, Smith Barracks

Housing Office

Bldg 8222, Smith Barracks

Post Office
Bldg 8661

Base Surroundings

Burg Lichtenberg Oberstenfeld,
66871 Thallichtenberg, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 7062 4017

Am Berg 7,
55743 Idar-Oberstein, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

Deutsches Edelsteinmuseum
Hauptstrasse 118,
55743 Idar-Oberstein, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 6781 900980

Steinkaulenberg Gemstone Mine
Idar-Oberstein, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

66625 Nohfelden, Saarland, Germany

Urweltmuseum Geoskop
Burgstr. 19 | auf Burg Lichtenberg,
66871 Kusel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 6381 993450

Schloss Oberstein
Schloss 3,
55743 Idar-Oberstein, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 6781 24933

Naturwildpark Freisen
Hermbacher Hof 1,
66629 Freisen, Saarland, Germany
+49 6855 6365

Medical Care

Baumholder Health Clinic
Bldg 8740, 8741, 8742
590-5762 (LRMC)
Mon-Fri 1930 – 1630

Mission:  Regional Health Command Europe through Army Medicine in Europe, Asia and Africa provides sustained health services in support of forces in USAREUR, USARCENT and USARAF to enable readiness and conserve the fighting strength while caring for Families and Soldiers for Life.

Vision: RHCE is the premier, expeditionary, integrated medical force ready to meet ever-changing challenges of today and tomorrow.

Frequent numbers called
Pharmacy: 485-6270/7220

Tricare Numbers
Nurse Advice Hotline TRICARE- (800) 874-2273 Opt 1
Primary Care Appointments- (800) 600-9332
TRICARE for Life- (866) 773-0404

Tricare partners with United Healthcare Military & Veterans as its regional contractor in the Western United States to provide health care services and support to beneficiaries.


Tricare Home Page allows access to Enroll in or Purchase a Plan, File or Check a Claim, View Referrals, Find a Health Care Provider, Change Your Primary Care Manager, Compare Plans, Manage Prescriptions and much more.

Nurse Advice Line TRICARE: (800) 874-2273 Opt 1.

The Nurse Advice Line is available to all TRICARE beneficiaries in the U.S., except those enrolled in US Family Health Plan. You can call the Nurse Advice Line 24/7, at no cost to you, to talk to a registered nurse who can: Answer your urgent care questions.


Learn more about TRICARE- Watch an overview video & take free public TRICARE courses online.


You can make Primary Care appointments, check lab results and even order your pharmacy refills using TOL, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Contact: (800) 600-9332

Contact- (866) 773-0404

TRICARE for Life is your Medicare-wraparound coverage for TRICARE-eligible beneficiaries who have Medicare Part A and B. TRICARE for Life beneficiaries can receive care at military hospitals and clinics, but only on a space-available basis.

TRICARE Pharmacy Program:

The TRICARE Pharmacy Program provides the prescription drugs you need, when you need them, in a safe, easy, and affordable way.

Customer Service Community Directory:

The directory helps you connect with a Beneficiary Counseling and Assistance Coordinator (BCAC), Debt Collection Assistance Officer (DCAO), or other member of the customer service community. If you have questions or issues specific to a single clinic or hospital, contact someone listed for that facility.

You may contact any customer service community representative for general TRICARE issues.

Must be registered in the DEERS program to be eligible for TRICARE
Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System:

Base Listings

The numbers for Fairchild Air Force Base have low accuracy due to its unique utilization. Entire companies are rotated through on a regular basis, so large portions of the phone directory are subject to change without notice. Please contact the base operator at (509) 247-1212 if you experience any difficulty reaching your desired contact.

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