Your Fast Track to the Fair for 40 Years!
DART is celebrating its 40th year in 2023 -- four decades of connecting you to deep-fried fun! Riding DART means more time enjoying the fair and less time getting there. From pig races, fried food, and Creative Arts entries to concerts, football games, and Midway action, the State Fair has something for everyone.
Best of all, DART takes you straight to the gate -- and straight to the savings! Using the promo code provided by the GoPass app, receive $5 off fair admission Monday-Friday. On Saturdays and Sundays, you’ll save $7! To enjoy this special pricing, simply enter the promo code 23DART when purchasing your fair admission on the State Fair’s website. All aboard for savings!
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Also, you can park for FREE at any of DART’s Park & Ride stations. Find your most convenient parking options here.
If you’re riding DART Rail or the Trinity Railway Express (TRE) to downtown Dallas, you can transfer easily to Green Line. From downtown Dallas, board Green Line trains marked “BUCKNER,” “LAWNVIEW,” or “FAIR PARK”:
View DART Rail schedules effective Monday, September 26 through Sunday, October 23.
View TRE schedules by clicking here.
DART’s GoPass app puts travel tools at your fingertips. In the app, you can plan trips in real time and buy DART passes. The app also features integrated system maps and up-to-the-minute service alerts. GoPass is easy to use and personalize – allowing you to save your favorite routes and securely store your preferred payment methods.
GoPass® Tap card
DART’s reloadable transit payment card provides a convenient and flexible way to pay your DART fare. You can reload the card at hundreds of participating retailers and manage your account online. By registering your card, you can also take advantage of fare capping, which means you get the best fare every time you ride!
Why hassle with cash or ticket vending machines? Using a contactless credit or debit card, or any payment-enabled mobile device is the easy and convenient way to buy your DART pass. You can also take advantage of fare capping if you register your contactless card or the card associated with your payment app.
Parking gates and ticket booths open at 9 a.m. daily.
State Fair of Texas Midway and Fair Park Museum hours vary.
The best way to stay up to date on service alerts and other DART-related news and information is to register for My DART Updates.
1401 Pacific Ave, Dallas, TX 75202
Customer Service Information is available 7 days a week : 5 a.m. to 12 a.m.
Holidays: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day