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Directions to Kennedy Space Center Badging Office on SR-405
(This is the location for all regular, non-shuttle-launch-related badging for media
and the first stop for shuttle launch foreign-national badging.
)


From Orlando International Airport: The Kennedy Space Center (KSC) is located approximately 45 miles east of the Orlando International Airport. When exiting the airport, follow the signs to State Road (SR) 528 (Beachline Expressway) east to the Kennedy Space Center. After approximately 25 miles, there will be a fork in the road. Bear to the left onto SR 407. Stay on SR 407 for about 5 miles until it dead-ends into SR 405/NASA Causeway. Turn right (east) on SR 405 and go about eight (8) miles – just beyond the KSC Visitor Complex - where you will see a one-story building on the right called "KSC Badging Office."

From Cocoa Beach Area: Take A1A north towards Cape Canaveral. After A1A turns into SR 528 (Beachline Expressway). You will pass the Gate 1 entrance to Kennedy Space Center and Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (where the cruise ships are). Do not take this exit but continue on SR 528 going west passing over the Banana River and Sykes Creek bridges until you get to the SR 3/Merritt Island exit. Take a right onto SR 3 and after approximately 7 miles you will see a sign that says "all visitors turn left at next light." Turn left onto Space Commerce Way following the signs to the Visitor Complex. This road will dead-end into SR 405. Take a right onto SR-405 and go about 1/2 miles – just beyond the KSC Visitor Complex - where you will see a one-story building on the right called "KSC Badging Office."



Directions to Kennedy Space Center Press Accreditation Badging Building on SR-3
(This is the location for shuttle mission badges for media
and the location for foreign-national parking and transportation to the Press Site.
)


From Orlando International Airport: The Kennedy Space Center (KSC) is located approximately 45 miles east of the Orlando International Airport. When exiting the airport, take the north exit and follow the signs to State Road (SR) 528 (Beachline Expressway) east to the Kennedy Space Center. After approximately 25 miles, there will be a fork in the road. Bear to the right and stay on SR528 going towards Cape Canaveral/Cocoa/Merritt Island. Do not bear to the left onto SR 407 even though the sign says Kennedy Space Center. Stay on SR 528 for another 12 miles. Take the SR 3 exit, turning left at the light and going under the overpass. Proceed about 6.4 miles and you will see the one-story building called "Press Accreditation" on the right just past the Air Liquide plant.

From Cocoa Beach Area: Take A1A north towards Cape Canaveral. After A1A turns into SR 528 (Beachline Expressway), you will pass the Gate 1 entrance to Kennedy Space Center and Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (where the cruise ships are). Do not take this exit but continue on SR 528 going west passing over the Banana River and Sykes Creek bridges until you get to the SR 3/Merritt Island exit. Take a right onto SR 3 and after approximately 6.4 miles you will see the one-story building called "Press Accreditation" on the right just past the Air Liquide plant.



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