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The XXVII Texas Symposium will be held at the Fairmont Dallas Hotel, located in downtown Dallas at:

1717 N. Akard Street
Dallas, TX 75201


Airports

Dallas is served by two nearby airports:

Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport
Travel time to hotel: 25 min. by car, 60-90 min by DART

and

Dallas Love Field Airport
Travel time to hotel: 15 min. by car, 45-60 min by DART.

Routes from each airport are shown to the right, with detailed directions available by clicking on either route.

Local Transport

All Dallas attractions are easily accesible via DART (Dallas Area Rapid Transit), serving the most popular entertainment, cultural and shopping destinations. For a map of the rail service, click here. For more information, route itineraries, and tips on riding DART, go to www.dart.org/riding/dartrail.asp. Travel to the Uptown/West Village areas of Dallas is also possible via the complimentary McKinney Ave Trolley.

Visa Information

Information about Visa requirements for foreign visitors can be found through the US State Dept. here. If you require a letter of invitation, please complete the form found here and return it by email to texas2013@utdallas.edu or by fax to 972-883-4569 c/o Beth Keithly.