Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) is located approximately 30 minutes from Fort Worth, Dallas and Arlington by car. The area welcomes both business and leisure travelers throughout the year. Visit Arlington if you want to the excitement of Six Flags Over Texas, AT&T Stadium or Maverick Stadium.
Dallas is a good place to explore museums like the Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza. When you're ready for fun, find the Zero Gravity Amusement Park.
In Fort Worth, Sundance Square is a one-stop playground for shopping boutiques, restaurants llike Mercury Chop House, as well as entertainment venues. You may also enjoy the Fort Worth Zoo or the Fort Worth Botanical Garden.
DFW airport is surrounded by highways that will take you in any direction. Highway 114 East will take you to Dallas. To get to Fort Worth, start out on TX-183 West and transition onto TX-121 South. TX-360 South will take you into Arlington. If you want to make a run for the coast to see the Gulf of Mexico or visit Galveston and Houston, go south on I-45.
Hints and Tips
A direct flight from the Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) to DFW takes less than three hours. Follow the rental car signs from any terminal to locate shuttles running to the car rental desks around the clock.