Arriving with speed at DFW International Airport, the Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) orange line DFW Airport Station will open in Terminal A on August 18. If you happen to see the large white canopy arch structures up near Terminal A, you'll see that construction and progress is well underway. The new service will provide a convenient gateway for travelers to get to famous landmarks in the city of Dallas as well as another way to arrive to the Airport.
To get you up to speed on the exciting addition, here are some facts at a glance for the new orange line.
Hours of Operation
: Generally, the DART Rail System is in operation from 4 am to 1 am, 7 days a week. The first train arriving at DFW Airport Station will be prior to 4 am to accomodate airport employees with early work shifts and some passengers with early flightsDART Fares:
A two hour pass will cost only $2.50 and a day pass will cost $5.00DART Buses:
DART buses will no longer service to DFW Airport Station due to the new rail connection on Belt Line Station to DFW Airport Station. DART buses will only be utilized at the DFW Airport Station in case of emergencies
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Check back here for more updates as we near the arrival date of DART's DFW Airport Station. For more information on DART, visit www.dart.org