Commuting

Parking on Campus

  • Denton Parking Information
    Commuter parking permits are $70 for the year (fall through summer). Remember commuters can park in MAROON & BLACK lots. However, between 4 p.m. - 9 p.m. all students with parking decals can park in any zone except visitor, reserved, yellow curb, and fire lane. The remote parking lot north of University/380 at Woodland and Frame Streets has a complimentary shuttle service to the main campus from 7:30 am to 5:15 pm, Monday - Thursday.
  • Dallas Parking Information
  • Houston Parking Information

Denton County Transportation Authority (DCTA)

Connect Bus
The DCTA Connect is the Denton City Bus that operates Monday through Saturday (no buses on Sunday), making 186 stops throughout the city. To get to the Denton campus from the Downtown Denton Transit Center, ride DCTA Connect bus routes 5 or 6. To ask general questions or provide feedback, contact DCTA.

A-train
The A-train travels between Denton and Carrollton. Here is a map of the train stations and an updated schedule.

Fare Free Zones
DCTA has launched new promotional “free fare” zones along the A-train commuter rail line that went into effect Monday, August 28! This can help decrease parking problems! Park at the MedPark Station and ride the A-train for free. 

Details on "Fare Free" Zones (pdf)

Note: The fare free zone only applies to the A-train and not any connecting buses.

How much does it cost to use DCTA?

Connect Bus: TWU students may purchase packs of discounted bus tickets in the Student Union Room 209. Tickets are sold in packs of 10 for $8.00.

A-Train: Check out the fare information, especially the University Pass.

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I-35 Express Update

I-35 Express Expansion Project is underway.

To learn more about the project visit their Facebook or Twitter sites. You can also sign up for the I-35 Express Newsletter to get the latest information on the project.

For the latest up-to-date traffic information visit the Texas Department of Transportation website.

Other Area Transportation Systems

DART- Dallas Area Rapid Transit

MapSchedule, and Fares

TRE- Trinity Railway Express

MapSchedule, and Fares

Long Range Transportation