How to Reach Dallas, Texas

The Easiest Way to Reach Dallas

HOW TO GET TO DALLAS                     

  • Owing to the size of the United States, unless you’re coming from a nearby city, your best bet is to fly directly to Dallas. Many international as well as domestic airlines fly to DFW Airport.
  • You could also ride a bus to Dallas if you’re travelling on a budget or are coming from a city or state that’s within driving distance.
  • Amtrak trains too stop at Dallas, so you could ride a train as well.
  • Car rentals are easily available as long as you’re of age and have a valid driver’s license. You could always take a road trip, especially if you’re traveling with a group of friends and interested in some countryside en-route.

HOW TO GET AROUND DALLAS

  • Dallas has an excellent well connected system of buses and trams that cover the entire city, tourist attractions and all.
  • The best way to see Dallas would be to take the bus or tram to an area/stop, explore that area on foot and then board the tram/bus to the next stop or back to your hotel.
  • You could also rent a car and drive around the city but familiarize yourself with the parking norms; the last thing you’d want is a parking ticket.
  • Taxis are the most convenient way of getting from one point to another, but taxis can be expensive, so if you’re traveling on a budget, you might want to avoid taxis.

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Modes of Transportation in Dallas

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Dallas. The most preferred mode of transport in Dallas is Car.

Average distance: 31.01 km Average time: 36.85 min

  • Car 84.21%
    Driving 37.13 min Walking 0.33 min Overall average time for 33.42 kms 37.46 min
  • Train/Metro 3.51%
    Train 27 min Bus 13 min Waiting 11.5 min Walking 9 min Other 1.5 min Overall average time for 25.75 kms 62 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 1.75%
    Bus 30 min Walking 10 min Waiting 5 min Overall average time for 12.23 kms 45 min
  • Walking 3.51%
    Walking 7.5 min Driving 0.5 min Overall average time for 1.3 kms 8 min
  • Motorbike 1.75%
    Motorbike 7 min Overall average time for 3.7 kms 7 min

How to Reach Dallas from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Red Oak to Dallas 3.8 km 3 mins
Carrollton to Dallas 10.66 km 10 mins
Richardson to Dallas 19.65 km 27 mins
Mesquite to Dallas 21.99 km 21 mins
Garland to Dallas 24.91 km 29 mins
Wylie to Dallas 28.85 km 28 mins
Plano to Dallas 29.48 km 37 mins
Mansfield to Dallas 38.41 km 38 mins
Fort Worth to Dallas 51.44 km 40 mins
Terrell to Dallas 57.98 km 57 mins
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