There are three public transit options that you can connect to right from the terminals. DART primarily services to Dallas and TEXrail primarily services to Fort Worth, while TRE connects services between the two major cities.
The Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) Orange Line links DFW to Dallas. It follows the route between DFW Airport to Parker Road. Downtown area can be reached through the follow stations: West End, Akard, St. Paul and Pearl/Arts District.
Departing Passengers: From DFW Airport Station follow signs to Terminal A departures. For departing gates other than A, ride the Terminal Link Shuttle to Terminal B, C, D or E.
Arriving Passengers: Exit your Terminal and proceed to lower level A10. If you arrived at Terminal B, C, D or E, ride the Terminal Link Shuttle to Terminal A and proceed to the DFW Airport Station.
An AM/PM Local Pass is $3.00. A DART Local Day Pass is $6.00 and is good for unlimited rides on all DART buses, DART Rail and TRE trains between Union Station and CentrePort/DFW Airport until 3 a.m. the next day. Passes can be purchased at DFW Airport Station kiosks or by mobile at the GoPass app (available for iPhone and Android smart phones only).
The first DART train arrives at 3:50 a.m. and departs at 4:14 a.m. for employees and travelers with early flights. Click here for the full schedule.
The TextRail not only links the airport with Downtown Fort Worth but also with surrounding landmarks.
Departing Passengers: From TEXRail Station, follow signs to Terminal B departures. For departing gates other than B, ride the Terminal Link Shuttle to Terminal A, C, D or E.
Arriving Passengers: Exit Terminal B at B30 to access TEXRail Station. If you arrived at Terminal A, C, D or E, ride the Terminal Link Shuttle to Terminal B.
$2.50/single ride ticket, $5.00/day pass. Passes can be purchased at DFW Airport Station kiosks or via the GoPass app, but are not available online. For more information, call 817-215-8600 or click here.
4:40 a.m. to 2:10 a.m., 7 days/week. The first train arrives at 4:06 a.m. at the TEXRail Terminal B Station. The last train will leave the Airport at 2:10 a.m. Click here for the full schedule.
The Trinity Railway Express (TRE) service offers connects Dallas and Fort Worth with stops in between.
TRE LINK connects TRE with DFW Airport. The free shuttle bus service provides continuous connections between CentrePort Station and DFW Airport Terminal B Lower-level gate 47. It operates one trip every 20 or 40 minutes from 5:30 a.m. - 11 p.m., Monday through Saturday. Click here to view the schedule.
Starting at $2.50/single ride tickets. Passes can be purchased at CentrePorte Station kiosks or by mobile with the GoPass app (available for iPhone and Android smart phones only). For further information call +1-817-215-8600 or click here for more contact options.
Approximately 5 a.m. to 11 p.m., Monday through Saturday Click here for more detailed information on fares and passes.