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DCTA offers free parking at all five stations.

Stations names and locations include:

  • Hebron Station (south Lewisville at Lakeside Circle & Hebron Parkway)
  • Old Town Station (Downtown Lewisville four blocks east of Old Town between College & Main)
  • Higland Village/Lewisville Lake Station (Garden Ridge Boulevard & I-35E)
  • Medpark Station (Colorado & Brinker behind Denton Regional Medical Center)
  • Downtown Denton Station (Railroad & Hickory near City Hall East)

A station at Trinity Mills Road in north Carrollton is shared by DCTA and DART (green line) and allows passengers to transfer to make regional transit connections.

Need to get to campus from the Downtown Denton Station? It's easy, ride DCTA Connect bus routes 4, 5, or 6 for free with your train pass! Or bring your bike on the train and ride your bike from the station to campus. It's less than a mile away. 


Travel from Downtown Denton to Trinity Mills will be approximately 37 minutes.
The trip between Denton and Downtown Dallas using the A-train and DART’s Green Line will take approximately 70 minutes, not including the transfer time at Trinity Mills.

To plan your commute, take a look at the detailed A-train schedule. An overview of the A-train time schedule is provided below.

Time Schedule Overview


First Train

Last Train


5:00 AM

9:15 PM


5:00 AM



9:30 AM


Travel Estimates

  • TWU-Trinity Mills Station (Green Line Connection) in Carrolton- Ranges from 1 hour to 1 hour and 30 minutes.
  • Trinity Mills Station (Green Line Connection) in Carrolton-Downtown Dallas- Ranges from 1 hour to 1 hour and 20 minutes.

Directions from Lovefield Airport to TWU

·         Take Bus Route 39 to Inwood/Lovefield Station
·         Hop on the DART rail to N.Carrollton/Frankford Station
·         Get off DART at Trinity Mills station and transfer to the A-train to Denton
·         Take the A-train to Downtown Denton Transit Center
·         At DDTC, hop on the Route 4,5, or 6 bus and it will take you directly to TWU campus

University Pass Program

Are you a student interested in purchasing the DCTA University pass? University Passes may be purchased one of 2 ways:

  • At the Downtown Denton Transit Center (DDTC)
    • You will need proof of identification and your TWU E-Bill (you can find your E-Bill on your Pioneer Portal)


  • Online
    • Go to
    • Click on University Pass Program icon on the homepage
    • Scroll to the bottom and Click on “TWU students, faculty and staff click here”
    • You will be re-directed to the Pioneer Portal login screen.
    • Once in the Pioneer Portal you will need:
      • The address of the University: 304 Administration Drive, Denton, TX 76204

Remember to always carry your ID and your pass while riding the bus or train. Both must be shown upon request by a DCTA officer.

Local and Regional System Fares

Local System

Local System Passes allow a passenger to travel within Denton County on DCTA services; Connect, Connect RSVP, UNT Shuttle and the A-train. (Passengers wishing to travel south of the Trinity Mills will need to purchase a Regional Pass.).

Regional System

Regional Passes provide a passenger complete access to bus and rail service on DCTA, DART, TRE and The T (except paratransit services).

Not sure which pass you need?  See our map of regional & local fare areas and descriptions of monthly & 10-day passes!

  • Use the chart below to determine the BEST PASS VALUE for your travel needs.
  • Numbers are based on traveling round-trip 2 DAYS PER WEEK for the entire semester.


Price each

Daily cost

Semester cost

Day Pass




10 Day Pass Booklet




University Semester Pass









Price each

Daily cost

Semester cost

Day Pass




10 Day Pass Booklet




University Semester Pass




page last updated 4/21/2014 11:35 AM