DART and TRE Reduce Schedules for the Holidays

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Santa greets guests during DART’s annual Stuff a Bus Event on Dec. 2 at Mockingbird Station

Whether you’re visiting family, shopping for gifts or going out with your friends and loved ones, let DART be your ride this holiday season.

Remember, DART and TRE reduce their bus and train schedules on the holiday weekends, so stay in the know to reach your destinations with ease. You can find those schedules  below and at DART.org and TrinityRailwayExpress.org.

Sat., Dec. 24

  • DART and TRE – Saturday schedule.
  • Paratransit – DART Paratransit Services for customers with disabilities will operate regularly. Customers may call Thursday, Dec. 22, to schedule service through Monday, Dec. 26, and may call Friday, Dec. 23, to schedule service through Tuesday, Dec. 27. Customers should call 214.515.7272 and choose Option 3 to schedule their trip. Next day scheduling is also available using X-Press Booking, web booking or the semi-automated voicemail.

Sun., Dec. 25

  • DART – Sunday schedule.
  • TRE – No service.
  • Paratransit – Services for customers with disabilities will operate on a Sunday schedule on Christmas Day and a holiday schedule on Monday, Dec. 26. The DART Paratransit Scheduling Center will also be closed. Regular subscription trips are canceled on Dec. 25 and Dec. 26. Next day scheduling is available using X-Press Booking, web booking and the semi-automated voice mail.
  • DART On-Call – Will not operate on Sunday, Dec. 25.

Mon., Dec. 26 (Christmas Holiday Observed)

  • DART administrative offices and DART Store are closed.
  • DART and TRE – Saturday schedule.
  • Paratransit – Services for customers with disabilities will operate on a Sunday schedule on Christmas Day and a holiday schedule on Monday, Dec. 26. The DART Paratransit Scheduling Center will also be closed. Regular subscription trips are canceled on Dec. 25 and Dec. 26. Next day scheduling is available using X-Press Booking, web booking and the semi-automated voice mail.
  • DART On-Call – Will not operate on Monday, Dec. 26.

Sat., Dec. 31

  • DART and TRE – Bus, rail service and trains will operate on a regular Saturday schedule with free service beginning at 6 p.m. until end of service, sponsored by Miller Lite Free Rides. A final TRE train leaves Union Station at 1 a.m. and final DART light rail trains leave from West End Station in Downtown Dallas at:
    • 1:44 a.m., Red Line to Parker Road
    • 1:47 a.m., Blue Line to Downtown Rowlett
    • 1:56 a.m., Green Line to North Carrollton/Frankford
    • 12:54 a.m., Orange Line to Parker Road
    • 1:50 a.m., Red Line to Westmoreland
    • 1:46 a.m., Blue Line to UNT Dallas
    • 1:36 a.m., Green Line to Buckner
    • 1:30 a.m., Orange Line to DFW Airport
  • Dallas Streetcar – A final streetcar leaves Union Station at 1:10 a.m. and Bishop Arts at 1:25 a.m.
  • Paratransit – Regular service provided. Customers may begin calling Thursday, Dec. 29, to schedule service through Monday, Jan. 2, and Friday, Dec. 30, to schedule service for Tuesday, Jan. 3. Customers should call 214.515.7272 and choose Option 3 to schedule their trip. Next day scheduling is also available using X-Press Booking, web booking or semi-automated voicemail.

Sun. Jan. 1

  • DART – Buses and light rail will operate on a Sunday schedule.
  • TRE – No service.
  • Paratransit Services for customers with disabilities will operate on a Sunday schedule. The Paratransit Scheduling Center will also be closed. Regular subscription trips are canceled on Jan. 1. Customers needing service for Monday, Jan. 2, are encouraged to begin calling Thursday, Dec. 29. Next day scheduling is also available using X-Press Booking, web booking and the semi-automated voice mail system.
  • DART On-Call – Will not operate.

Mon., Jan. 2  (New Year’s Holiday Observed)

  • DART administrative offices and DART Store are closed.
  • DART and TRE – Saturday schedule.
  • Paratransit – Regular subscription trips will be canceled. Customers needing service for Monday, Jan. 2, are encouraged to begin calling Friday, Dec. 30. The Paratransit Scheduling Center will also be closed. However, next day scheduling will be accepted using our voicemail booking system and DART’s automated booking feature, X-Press Booking as well as web booking. To speak with a staff person, customers may begin calling Friday, Dec. 30, to schedule service through Tuesday, Jan. 3. Customers should call 214-515-7272 and choose Option 3 to schedule their trip.
  • DART On Call – Will not operate.

For information about these schedules, visit DART.org and TrinityRailwayExpress.org.

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