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Things to Do in Dallas

Check out Discover Dallas to learn more about things to do in Dallas and view a welcome message from Gary Thomas, DART President/Executive Director.

Visit the DCTA Stadler DMU Rail Vehicle

Dallas Union Station — Track 4

  • Monday, June 4: 10:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, June 5: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 6: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

The Denton County Transportation Authority (DCTA) ordered 11 diesel-electric GTW 2/6 articulated rail vehicles from Stadler Rail. DCTA opened the A-train to serve Denton County residents and visitors on June 20, 2011. The vehicles are compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and incorporate enhanced air conditioning, passenger information system, video surveillance and a significant part of the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) compliant elements. The generous interior has room for wheelchairs, strollers and bicycles. There are 104 seats and standing room for 96 persons in every vehicle, with bright compartments, large windows and plush seating.

 

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