Connecting in DFW International Airport

DART Light Rail


Reaching Downtown Dallas is easy. Take DART Light Rail from Terminal A to Downtown, you will be in Dallas in about 50 minutes and will spend $2.50 for a one way train ticket or $5.00 for a day ticket.

Free Activities


Get off at Saint Paul Station and connect to Uptown with the free and historical McKinney Avenue Trolley. Have a snack at Klyde Warren Park either at a food truck or at Savor Restaurant . Or walk from there to Stampede 66 for bold Texan flavors (allow 30 min. to 1 hour). Enjoy some of the free activities at Klyde Warren Park, such as petanque, tennis or a free architectural tour. Or take time to explore the adjacent Dallas Arts District (allow at least 1 hour min.).

Perot Museum of Nature & Science


If visiting with the family get off at Victory Park and walk to the Perot Museum of Nature & Science (allow at least 1 hour). Have lunch at Taqueria La Ventana for a quick and affordable lunch, or walk to Klyde Warren Park to enjoy food from the Food Trucks (allow about 45 min.), have some fresh air before walking to the Dallas World Aquarium (allow at least 1 hour). With more time, take DART light rail from West End Station and head to the Dallas Zoo to check out the Giants of the Savannah exhibit (allow at least 1 hour).

Largest Shopping Center


Serious shoppers can head to NorthPark Center, our largest shopping center. With DART, get off at Park Lane Station and catch the NorthPark shuttle or walk to the main entrance. If the 235 stores at NorthPark aren't enough, go across the street to The Shops at Park Lane and find some of your favorite stores in their outlet version! As an added value, NorthPark offers excellent dining and one of the best collections of contemporary sculptures in the world.

George W. Bush Presidential Library


Have a presidential day! Get off at Mockingbird Station and catch the Mustang Express (768) or the Museum Express (743) to the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, don't forget to take your picture in the Oval Office (allow 1.5 hours). You can also visit the Meadows Museum showcasing the largest collection of Spanish art outside of Spain. Or go back to Mockingbird Station for lunch and then head downtown with DART, get off at West End Station and visit the Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza to pay tribute to President JFK (allow 1.5 hours).

Horseback Riding


If you always dreamed of doing some horseback riding in Texas, taxi or uber XL to the Texas Horse Park. You can do this from DFW Airport or once you reach downtown Dallas at West End Station. The Horse Park is about 10 min. from downtown (allow about 2.5 hours for the experience). With more time, head back downtown to Reunion Tower Geo-Deck to take your iconic Dallas skyline picture and to grab a bite.


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