Denton County Transportation Authority Announces 2017-2018 Holiday Service Schedule

DCTA 2017-2018 Holiday Service Schedule

The holiday season is here, and the Denton County Transportation Authority (DCTA) is reminding passengers to review the agency’s 2017-2018 holiday service schedule in order to plan their travel plans in advance. Below are key DCTA modified holiday schedule dates that riders should keep in mind during the winter season.

 

  1. A-train and Connect Bus

    • Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, November 23) – No Service
    • Day After Thanksgiving (Friday, November 24) – Saturday Schedule
    • Christmas Eve (Sunday, December 24) – No Service
    • Christmas Day (Monday, December 25) – No Service
    • Day After Christmas (Tuesday, December 26) – Regular Schedule
    • New Year's Eve (Sunday, December 31) – No Service
    • New Year's Day (Monday, January 1) – No Service
    • Day After New Year’s (Tuesday, January 2) – Regular Schedule

 

Highland Village Connect Shuttle and Community On-Demand, Frisco Demand-Response, Collin County Transit and Access Services

    • Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, November 23) – No Service
    • Day After Thanksgiving (Friday, November 24) – Regular Schedule
    • Christmas Eve (Sunday, December 24) – No Service
    • Christmas Day (Monday, December 25) – No Service
    • Day After Christmas (Tuesday, December 26) – Regular Schedule
    • New Year's Eve (Sunday, December 31) – No Service
    • New Year's Day (Monday, January 1) – No Service
    • Day After New Year’s (Tuesday, January 2) – Regular Schedule
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North Texas Xpress (Route 64)

    • Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, November 23) – No Service
    • Day After Thanksgiving (Friday, November 24) – Regular Schedule
    • Christmas Eve (Sunday, December 24) – No Service
    • Christmas Day (Monday, December 25) – No Service
    • Day After Christmas (Tuesday, December 26) – Regular Schedule
    • New Year's Eve (Sunday, December 31) – No Service
    • New Year's Day (Monday, January 1) – No Service
    • Day After New Year’s (Monday, January 2) – Regular Schedule

 

Downtown Denton Transit Center (DDTC)/Customer Service Call Center

  • Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, November 23): Closed
  • Day after Thanksgiving (Friday, November 24): 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Christmas Eve (Sunday, December 24) – Closed
  • Christmas Day (Monday, December 25) – Closed
  • Day After Christmas (Tuesday, December 26) – 5 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • New Year's Eve (Sunday, December 31) – Closed
  • New Year's Day (Monday, January 1) – Closed
  • Day After New Year’s (Tuesday, January 2) – 5 a.m. - 7 p.m.

 

The University of North Texas (UNT) and North Central Texas College (NCTC) Campus Shuttles will operate limited or no service as early as mid-December for the winter break. Be sure to check out both university websites for exact dates on when campus shuttles will operate service during the holiday break at transportation.unt.edu and nctc.edu/index.html.

DCTA’s holiday service schedule is available at RideDCTA.net. For more information, please call DCTA Customer Service at 940.243.0077.

 

For direct media inquires, please contact:

Adrienne Hamilton,

Senior Manager of Marketing and Communications

Direct Line: 972.316.6114

Mobile: 214.497.6166

Email: ahamilton@dcta.net

Nicole Recker,

Vice President of Marketing and Administration

Direct Line: 972.316.6132

Mobile: 817.909.3498

Email: nrecker@dcta.net