With so many things to see and do in Downtown Dallas, walking is the easiest way to explore this amazing city. We are always finding ways to improve the Downtown experience through pedestrian counters and surveying areas where our 360 strategic plan can enhance the pedestrian experience.
efrogs is a tip-based ride share service that offers rides around the City Center in golf cart-like vehicles. All you have to do is text your location and destination to 469.432.4055. The ride is free; just don’t forget to tip your friendly driver!
McKinney Avenue Trolley
Founded in 1983 with the intent of returning heritage streetcars to the streets of Dallas, the McKinney Avenue Transit Authority successfully accomplished that goal in July of 1989. The M-Line’s air-conditioned and heated restored vintage trolleys operate normally 365 days a year, providing safe, clean, reliable, and convenient public transportation between Downtown and Uptown free of charge.
Bike and Electric Scooter Share
Dockless bike and scooter share are available throughout the City Center and provide entertainment and a great last-mile solution for people. Remember, it is illegal to ride bikes or scooters on sidewalks in Downtown Dallas. Please be a courteous rider!
The free service begins at 5:30 a.m. and the cars run until midnight, making connections with the final DART Rail trains at Union Station. Trains operate every 20 minutes. https://www.dart.org/riding/dallasstreetcar.asp
Drive cars by the hour or day. Gas and insurance included. In neighborhoods, cities and airports across the globe, including Downtown Dallas! Save hundreds over car ownership. Choose from sedans, hybrids, vans, and more. Membership starts as low as $6/month.
There is an abundance of public parking in Downtown Dallas. From paid parking on surface lots, to parking garages, meters, and valet, parking is available throughout Downtown. There are several resources that make finding, reserving, and paying for your parking hassle-free!
BestParking.com - Locate and compare City Center parking
ParkMobile - ParkMobile is a free app & website that helps drivers pay for parking in Downtown Dallas through their mobile app. Receive notifications and extend your time through the app.
Spot Hero - Reserve Downtown Parking Before You Go
Find parking in Downtown Dallas and book ahead of time. Simply book parking online with Parking Panda to enjoy exclusive discounts at thousands of parking garages and private lots and spaces across the city. Plus, once you reserve parking with Spot Hero, your space is guaranteed reserved, so no more driving around the block looking for parking again!
ParkMe - ParkMobile is a free app & website that helps drivers find and pay for parking in Downtown Dallas. Drivers can use ParkMobile to see public parking locations, rates, hours of operations, and even parking meter locations! Additionally, drivers can see if certain locations offer Zipcars.