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About DART Daily

Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) gets you around 13 cities with rail, bus, paratransit, and rideshare services. We serve DFW International Airport and Fort Worth via the Trinity Railway Express (TRE). The service area consists of 13 cities: Addison, Carrollton, Cockrell Hill, Dallas, Farmers Branch, Garland, Glenn Heights, Highland Park, Irving, Plano, Richardson, Rowlett and University Park.

Raising the Bar: Platform Extensions Logistics

As you may recall, DART’s Red and Blue Line Platform Extension project is underway. Once complete, all of DART’s light rail stations will be able to accommodate longer, three-car trains. The platform extension project is focused on modifying and extending … Continue reading

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Supporting Sustainable Growth

Within our rapidly growing state, North Texas stands out as one of the fastest-growing regions. Just earlier this year, population rates released by the U.S. Census “show the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington region had the nation’s largest numeric growth, gaining 131,767 people last … Continue reading

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DART and TRE to Offer Special Service for AT&T Red River Showdown Oct. 12

You’ve got your tickets to the big game. Now, you just need a way to get there. Fortunately, DART and the TRE are your easy rides to the AT&T Red River Showdown Oct. 12 at Fair Park’s Cotton Bowl Stadium. … Continue reading

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Seniors Save at the State Fair with DART

What goes up, but makes prices go down? Age. At the State Fair of Texas, senior citizens 60 years and older get into the Fair FREE every Thursday. On DART, if you’re 65 or older with a valid DART Senior … Continue reading

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In Pictures: Silver Line Groundbreaking Sept. 19

DART broke ground on the new 26-mile Silver Line regional rail service during six ceremonies Thursday, Sept. 19. The events took place across DART’s historic Cotton Belt Corridor in Addison, Plano, Dallas, Carrollton and Richardson, and ended at DFW International … Continue reading

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Your State Fair Game Day Survival Guide

Howdy, folks! DART and the State Fair of Texas welcome college football fans to Dallas. With the fair making its annual run from Sept. 27 to Oct. 20 at Fair Park in Dallas, it’s time for exciting gridiron action. Get … Continue reading

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DART: Delivering Economic Benefits to North Texas

DART doesn’t just provide North Texans with flexible transit options; we also provide our region with significant economic benefits. Since 1996, DART Rail has not only helped connect riders and community members, but has also created billions of dollars in … Continue reading

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Keeping DART Riders Safe and Secure

DART is committed to providing our North Texas riders with an enjoyable, safe and secure ride to wherever their journey takes them. With security always on our mind, here are some of the ways we’re working to keep everyone safe … Continue reading

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Silver Line Q&A: Next Stop… Collaboration

The Silver Line project is moving forward, and DART is working to keep you updated every step of the way. Today, we want to take a closer look at how DART is collaborating with the community to keep you informed … Continue reading

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The World Food Championships Are DARTable

Watch up-and-coming culinary stars compete for thousands of dollars in prize money at the eighth annual World Food Championships. Victory never tasted so good! It’s all happening Oct.16 – 20 on the Reunion Tower Lawn in downtown Dallas. Deliciousness is … Continue reading

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