DFW Connector TEXpress Lanes

The four-mile DFW Connector TEXpress Lanes along SH 114/SH 121 provide drivers predictable travel speeds when commuting just north of the D/FW International Airport. To visit the DFW Connector website, click here.

Carpool and vanpool drivers, as well as motorcyclists, qualify for an HOV discount on the DFW Connector TEXpress Lanes. Pricing signs before each DFW Connector TEXpress Lanes entrance display the toll price for the active HOV period. During non-HOV periods on the DFW Connector TEXpress Lanes, the pricing signs display the full toll price for all vehicles.

HOV discounts for the DFW Connector TEXpress Lanes are:

  • 50% via the Drive On TEXpress mobile app or web app
  • Avalaible Monday through Friday during rush hours:
    • A.M. Period: 6:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
    • P.M. Period: 3:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

To qualify for an HOV discount:

  • At least two people, such as a driver and a passenger, must be in the vehicle (except for motorcyclists)
  • Your TollTag, TxTag or EZ TAG must be properly mounted on your windshield (including motorcycles)
  • The HOV discount must be activated or pre-scheduled for the desired HOV period(s) at least 15 minutes prior to entering the DFW Connector TEXpress Lanes

The DFW Connector TEXpress Lanes are operated and managed by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT). For questions about the DFW Connector TEXpress Lanes, contact TxDOT at TEXpress@txdot.gov.

Other TxDOT TEXpress Lanes:

  • I-30 TEXpress Lanes
  • 635 East HOV/Express Lanes 
  • I-35E TEXpress Lanes (opening spring 2017)
  • Midtown Express TEXpress Lanes (under construction)