For those on the move during Thanksgiving, local transit authorities have issued some updates on their holiday schedules, including Dallas Area Rapid Transit in Dallas and Trinity Metro in Fort Worth.
Dallas Area Rapid Transit
DART buses, light rail trains, and Dallas streetcar services will operate on a weekend schedule on Thursday November 24, and Friday November 25.
However, if you're headed to Fort Worth, call Uber: The Trinity Railway Express (TRE) will not operate on Thanksgiving Day. On Friday November 25, it'll operate on Saturday service hours.
DART and TRE holiday changes will continue until regular scheduled transit service resumes on Saturday, November 26, which will also observe Saturday hours. It being a Saturday and all.
DART Mobility Management's Paratransit Call Center will be closed Thursday-Sunday. If you need to schedule a trip by phone for any of the four days, you'll need to do so by Wednesday, November 23. (Customers can schedule, view and cancel trips 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at www.DART.org/paratransit.)
On Thursday, November 24, GoLink will operate only in zones that provide Sunday service: Northwest Dallas, Inland Port, Rylie, West Dallas, North Dallas, North Central Dallas, and Park Cities. Service will be unavailable in all other zones.
On Friday, November 25, GoLink will operate only in zones that provide Saturday service: Northwest Dallas, Inland Port, Rylie, West Dallas, North Dallas, North Central Dallas, Park Cities, Cypress Waters, Central Richardson, Legacy West, North Central Plano/Chase Oaks, Rowlett, Southeast Garland, Central Irving, and Mountain Creek. Service will be unavailable in all other zones.
DART's Customer Information Center will be closed Thanksgiving Day and open Friday 8 am-5 pm. Schedule information can be found at DART.org, TrinityRailwayExpress.org or by calling 214-979-1111.
2022 Dallas YMCA Turkey Trot
Buses in Downtown Dallas, Deep Ellum, and North Oak Cliff could see delays on Thanksgiving morning and be affected by detours or reroutes due to the 2022 Dallas YMCA Turkey Trot.
DART Rail will operate three additional Red Line trains, and one additional Blue Line train from Downtown Rowlett to the Cedars station, on Thursday morning, from 7 am-8:15 pm.
On Thanksgiving Day, November 24, Trinity Metro will operate regular service for TEXRail, The Dash, and Molly the Trolley.
Buses, ACCESS paratransit and the ZIPZONEs in Alliance and Southside will operate on a modified service.
On Thanksgiving Day, Trinity Railway Express and the ZIPZONEs in Mercantile and South Tarrant will not operate. The ticket sales kiosk at Fort Worth Central Station will be closed.
However, customer service will be available 8 am-5 pm at 817-215-8600.
On Friday, November 25, all services will resume regular service except for TRE, which will operate on a Saturday schedule.
The kiosk will be open 6 am-7:30 pm. Customer service will be available 5 am-10 pm at 817-215-8600.