Your enRoute News November Issue

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DCTA to Honor Veterans and Active Military with Free Rides on Veterans Day

We’re excited to honor veterans and military personnel with free rides on Veterans Day, Monday, November 11. To receive free rides all day, veterans and active military personnel must show their military ID, state-issued ID with veteran/military designation or discharge papers to DCTA bus and rail operators.

Our Veterans Day free ride promotion will be valid on the following services:

  • A-train Commuter Rail
  • Denton and Lewisville Connect Bus
  • Highland Village Connect Shuttle
  • Denton Enterprise Airport On-Demand
  • Lewisville Lakeway On-Demand
  • University of North Texas (UNT) and North Central Texas College (NCTC) Campus Shuttles  

Our promotion does not apply to the following DCTA services: Access, Frisco On-Demand service, Highland Village and UNT Lyft discount programs, Collin County Transit, Coppell Lyft Pilot Program and Lewisville Access to Flower Mound Program and North Texas Xpress or vanpool services. In addition, passengers who plan to transfer from DCTA to the Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) will need to have or purchase DART local fare for that portion of their trip.

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BLOG: Why We Slowed Down Our Trains

Want the inside scoop on our Positive Train Control (PTC) implementation progress and why we slowed down our A-train with our recent August service and schedule changes? Read our latest blog post to learn how the new federally-mandated PTC safety technology system changed our schedule for the better and how it makes your commute safer!

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BLOG: #WhyIRideDCTA- Daniel Ray Williams

There is lots to do while you #RideDCTA! Daniel Ray Williams uses his traffic-free commute to get some extra work in. Check out our blog to read more reasons why he likes to #RideDCTA!

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BLOG: Fun Things to Do in November

The holiday season has begun, which means November is here! As the air gets chillier and holiday decorations start going up, enjoy the Thanksgiving holiday with family and friends. From beekeeping to holiday open houses, it’s easy to #RideDCTA to all this month’s festivities!

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