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All Roads Lead to Richardson!

Be it for business or leisure travel, a sports tournament, meeting, convention or tradeshow you will find Richardson is a smart, convenient and accessible location.

Getting to Richardson by car is easy due to its strategic location. Bordering the City to the north is State Highway 190 (President George Bush Turnpike) and to the south, Interstate 635 (LBJ Freeway), while US Highway 75 (North Central Expressway) bisects the city from north to south.

Richardson offers convenient access to and from two major airports, DFW International and Dallas Love Field.  Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport only 24 miles southeast is served by more than 20 airlines, connecting Richardson and the Dallas area with more than 150 US and 20 international destinations.  Dallas Love Field Airport is located in the heart of Dallas just 17 miles from Richardson. Love Field services Texas and the surrounding states with connections to all other destinations.

Once you arrive, getting around is easy. Many hotels offer complimentary shuttle services and Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) provides mass tranisit via busses, commuter train and DART light rail throught the DFW area. A variety of taxi, bus, shuttle and limousine companies provide door-to-door service to the destination of your choice.

Directions to Richardson

From Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (approx. 24 miles):
Take the North Exit from the airport (4 miles)
Merge onto I-635 East (17 miles)
Get on US-75 North (4 miles)
Richardson encompasses the next five exits off US-75

From Dallas Love Field (Approx. 17 miles):
After exiting the airport, turn left onto W. Mockingbird Lane (3 miles)
Turn left onto the Dallas North Tollway North ramp. (6 miles)
Merge right onto 1-635 East. (4 miles)
Get on US –75 North (4 miles)
Richardson encompasses the next five exits off US-75

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Taxi Service

Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport taxi service is available on the upper level of Terminals A, B, C and E, and on the lower level of Terminal D. An Airport Guest Assistant will be available at the taxi stands between 8:00 AM and midnight. Between midnight and 8:00 AM, dial 972 574 5878 to request a taxi.

 

Dallas Love Field Airport taxi service is available on the upper level across the street from the baggage claim wing of the main terminal building.

 

Richardson Area taxi service: 

 

AAA Cab 972-208-1500
All Star Coachways 877-743-3724
All Star Transportation 972-964-9339
Checker Cab /  Yellow Cab 972-222-2000
Discount Taxi Company 972-491-7300
Super Shuttle 817-329-2000
Supershuttle DFW 972-456-3128
Yellow CHecker Shuttle 214-841-1900

Car Rental

The Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Rental Car Center is located at 2424 E. 38th St, DFW Airport, TX, near the south entrance of the Airport and is served by the following companies: Advantage, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, E-Z Car Rental, Hertz, National and Thrifty.

The following companies offer rental car services at Dallas Love Field: Advantage, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National and Thrifty.  If you need additional assistance, please contact the Department of Aviation's Transportation Coordinator at 214-670-6148.

Shuttle Service

Shuttle service is available to and from both airports for those who don't want to deal with parking and leaving their car. Some suggested companies include:

 

All Star Coachways 877-743-3724
Discount Shuttle 817-267-5150
Super Shuttle 817-329-2000
Supershuttle DFW 972-456-3128
Yellow Checker Shuttle 214-841-1900

Public Transportation

The Dallas Area Rapid Transit system (DART) runs through the heart of Richardson.  Local bus service is also provided by DART. With four light rail stations DART makes visiting the local sights and sounds of Richardson or stepping out of the city to one of the many areas of interest such as museums, shopping malls and sporting arenas just a short ride away. To find out about DART Light Rail schedules and routes. www.dart.org.

 

For additional transportation information, including buses, limousines, and motor coach charters, please call the Richardson CVB at 972-744-4034 or toll free at 888-690-7287.

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