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Travel guide Austin–Dallas
What train companies operate the route from Austin to Dallas?
This route is operated solely by Amtrak’s Texas Eagle service.
What is the schedule for the train route from Austin to Dallas?
Trains depart once per day at 9:31 AM.
What are the departure and arrival train stations for the route from Austin to Dallas?
Trains leave Austin Station and arrive in Dallas’s Union Station.
What distance is the train route from Austin to Dallas?
The distance traveled between Austin and Dallas is approximately 250 miles.
How long does it take to travel from Austin to Dallas by train?
The published traveling time between cities is 5 hours 49 minutes.
What are the stops on the train route from Austin to Dallas?
After leaving Austin Station, trains stop at Taylor Station, Temple Station, McGregor Station, Cleburne Intermodal Transportation Depot, and Forth Worth, before arriving in Dallas.
Why should you travel by train from Austin to Dallas?
The train trip is only slightly longer than the corresponding drive, and many people consider a train trip to be significantly more convenient than driving, since the passenger can relax during transport.
What is there to see and do in Dallas?
In Dallas, there are many restaurants featuring Tex-Mex style of cuisine. One restaurant, in the Ritz-Carlton Dallas hotel was named by a 2009 Zagat Survey to be the best US hotel restaurant. Visitors interested in art should visit the famous Arts District, which features a variety of highly-esteemed venues. Music lovers can catch a performance by the Dallas Wind Symphony or the Dallas Symphony Orchestra. Dallas features several public art galleries, a variety of parks and playgrounds, and has 17 different lakes scattered around the city. Visitors who come at the right time of year can also attend the Dallas State Fair.