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DCTA (Denton County Transportation Authority)

When it comes to public transportation to and from TWU, DCTA is the place to start!  For an overview of how to use the DCTA public transportation system, please see our DCTA powerpoint.

DCTA offers the following options for traveling to and around Denton:
(Sign up for DCTA e-mail Rider Alerts to receive schedule modification notices.)  

The DCTA Connect is the Denton City Bus that operates Monday through Saturday (no buses on Sunday), making 186 stops throughout the city. 
It is free with your TWU ID!

To get to campus from the downtown Denton A-train station, ride DCTA Connect bus routes 4, 5, or 6

Denton Connect Map and Schedule 

Lewisville Connect Map and Schedule
To plan a route ahead of time or ask general questions, email info@dcta.net

The A-Train will travel between Dallas and Denton.  Here is a map of the train stations and an updated schedule
See more about fares and other important information on our A-Train page!

DART (Dallas Area Rapid Transit)

Map (Green, Red, & Blue Lines) & Schedule

Public Transportation Routes:

Tickets & Prices

Check out the new university pass!

The following are currently available in SU 209:

DCTA Local Passes (Denton County only)

  • Monthly (only for the calendar month)  -  $90
  • 10-Day Bundle  -  $40

DCTA Regional Passes (includes DCTA, DART, TRE, & T)

  • Monthly (only for the calendar month)  -  $120
  • Monthly Disabled/Senior (65+) w/valid ID - $32
  • 10-Day Bundle  -  $70

Monthly Passes
Valid for designated calendar month only
Available for purchase approximately 1 week prior to the 1st day of the month.
Both Local (Denton County only) and Regional (all DFW public transit, including DART, TRE, and the T) are available for purchase.

10-Day Pass Bundle
Contains (10) day passes
Each day pass is punched when the rider boards the bus for the first portion of their trip. Rider can continue to ride unlimited for the remainder of the day. Passes are only good for the date that they are activated/punched.
Both Local (Denton County only) and Regional (all DFW public transit, including DART, TRE, and the T) are available for purchase.

Reduced Passes
Available to seniors (65+), disabled, Medicare card holders and students (18 & under, w/ valid student ID).
Both Local (Denton County only) and Regional (all DFW public transit, including DART, TRE, and the T) are available for purchase.

page last updated 9/20/2011 4:57 PM