Irving Convention Center Transportation

Getting to the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas is easy. The unbeatable central location makes air and car travel simple, while ample public transit—like a light rail and buses, ride-share services, and classic taxi options—provides seamless ways to navigate around Irving and Las Colinas during your stay.

Getting to the Irving Convention Center

Air Travel

With both the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, the third largest airport in the world, and Dallas Love Field, the hub of Southwest Airlines, less than 10 miles away from the core of Las Colinas, the Irving Convention Center can be reached by a quick flight from anywhere in the United States. Perfectly located in between the east and west coasts, Irving is a three-and-a-half-hour flight or less from most major airports in the continental United States, Mexico, and Canada.

Car Travel

Situated in the middle of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex and its vast network of freeways, traveling to and getting around Irving by car is easy. Several highways run through the city, making it simple to get from the Irving Convention Center to anywhere in the DFW Metroplex in just minutes. New roads, ample signage, and plenty of parking help ensure few headaches for car travelers. 

Learn more about parking and driving directions to and from the Irving Convention Center, and find out about pre-purchase and parking fees.

Mass Transit

Light Rail

With a dedicated light rail station at the Irving Convention Center station, Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) provides light rail service directly to the Convention Center via the Orange Line. While the Orange Line can carry travelers to Dallas in about an hour, jumping on at the Las Colinas Urban Center Station, located near the shores of Lake Carolyn, can take you right to the Irving Convention Center in no time.


DART also runs bus routes throughout Irving, making it easy to jump on and off anywhere in the city. There is a bus stop just outside the Irving Convention Center, so you can get there from most points in Las Colinas. Check the DART website for route and timetable information.


While you’re in Las Colinas, take advantage of the Las Colinas Area Personal Transit System (APT). This free, user-friendly people-mover will take you to many popular destinations all around Las Colinas. The four stops it makes form a perfect circle around the entire Las Colinas area. And, if you need the DART Orange Line light rail, simply transfer at the Las Colinas Urban Center Station. 

Learn more about public transportation in Irving.

Ride-Sharing Services and Taxis

Uber, Lyft, and Taxis

Ride-sharing services Uber and Lyft both operate in Irving and the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, making it simple for you to get a ride to and from the Irving Convention Center with the click of a button. Traditional taxi services also provide rides in and around Irving.