In concert with national efforts to foster the development of high-speed rail across the US, leaders throughout Dallas-Fort Worth have been working for several years to bring high-speed transportation options to, from, and within the region.
Current Regional High-Speed Transportation Efforts:
Congressionally-Designated High-Speed Rail Corridors
Source: "Vision for HIGH-SPEED RAIL in America" strategic plan, Federal Railroad Administration, 2009
Regional Plan for High-Speed Rail Corridors
Source: Mobility 2045, NCTCOG, 2018
While the Dallas to Houston High-Speed Rail project has selected high-speed rail as its mode, the Dallas to Fort Worth and Fort Worth to Laredo studies review the following high-speed technologies as part of each study analysis.
Imagery provided by NCTCOG staff, Schon Noris Photography, Texas Central Partners, Ren Long/China Features Photos, AECOM
General Planning Timelines Related to the Typical Development Process