Welcome to the Defense Travel System

Welcome to DTS

The Defense Travel System (DTS) is a fully integrated, automated, end-to-end travel management system that enables DoD travelers to create authorizations (TDY travel orders), prepare reservations, receive approvals, generate travel vouchers, and receive a split reimbursement between their bank accounts and the Government Travel Charge Card (GTCC) vendor. DTS operates at over 9,500 total sites worldwide.

Login to the Defense Travel System

Begin using the Defense Travel System.

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First Time Users

Learn more about DTS and the tools required for use.

First Time Users

Training

Learn how to use DTS & find additional training resources.

Training

Notices

DTS is available
Updated: 30 Jun 2016

The Defense Travel System (DTS) is available to support travel requirements for all users.

EWTS is available
Updated: 27 Jun 2016

EWTS training environment is available to all users

JAVA Installation Instructions
Updated: 11 Aug 2013

You have reached this page due to an issue with your JAVA installation. DTS uses a JAVA applet called the “Universal Web Signer (UWS)” for logging in to the system as well as signing documents. In order to install and run this applet, it is important that your JAVA installation is up-to-date and that applets are allowed to run on your computer.

Web Accessibility
Updated: 9 Jul 2013

DTS is committed to providing electronic and information technology that is as accessible as possible to all people, including those with disabilities.

DTS is Available
Updated: 11 Jun 2013

All functionality available as of 6:37pm PST.

Cookie Example
Updated: 11 May 2013

Example Information Collected for Statistical Purposes

DTS Access
Updated: 11 May 2013

Want to use DTS but not sure how?

Privacy and Security Notice
Updated: 11 May 2013
Updating Existing Authorizations with New GTCC Information
If you receive a new GTCC, please ensure that you update your DTS profile with the new card number and/or expiration date. If you already have an existing, signed authorization, click here for step-by-step instructions.

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DTS Status: 6-hr Downtime on 6/24
(updated June 13, 2016) Due to system maintenance, DTS will be unavailable for 6 hours beginning at 2300 EST on Friday, June 24, 2016. 

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EWTS Status: 6-hr Downtime on 6/17
(Updated June 13, 2016) Due to system maintenance, EWTS will be unavailable for 6 hours beginning at 2300 EST on Friday, June 17, 2016.

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Integrated Lodging Program Pilot to Expand on July 1
On July 1, 2016, the Department of Defense will continue its expansion of the Integrated Lodging Program Pilot by adding DoD Preferred commercial lodging at five pilot sites.

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Key Points About Securing a Non-Availability Confirmation Number
In response to questions from the field, here is a list of key points about securing a non-availability confirmation number.

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Windows 10 and DTS Workaround
Microsoft has replaced Internet Explorer as the default browser in Windows 10 with a new browser called “Edge”. Like the Metro browser in Windows 8, this browser is not compatible with JAVA, meaning it is also not compatible with DTS.

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FY Crossover and Affected Partner Systems
DTS/EWTS Maintenance Schedule