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Ground Directions to The Irving Convention Center


From DFW International Airport
  • Exit DFW Airport using the North exit
  • Proceed and take HWY 114 East (John Carpenter Freeway)
  • Exit O'Connor Boulevard
  • Turn left on O'Connor Boulevard
  • Pass under HWY 114 and then turn left on Las Colinas Boulevard
  • The Convention Center will be on your left
From Love Field Airport
  • Exit Love Field Airport and turn right onto Mockingbird Lane
  • Pass under Harry Hines Blvd and I-35 and turn right onto HWY 183 West
  • Proceed and merge onto HWY 114 West
  • Exit O'Connor Boulevard
  • Turn right on O'Connor Boulevard
  • Turn left on Las Colinas Boulevard
  • The Convention Center will be on your left
Additional Routes/Considerations
  • Traveling west from Dallas on HWY 114: Exit Northwest Hwy/Spur 348 and take an immediate right from the frontage road to the Convention Center.
  • Traveling east from Grapevine/DFW Airport on HWY 114: Exit Northwest Hwy/Spur 348, take a right on Las Colinas Boulevard and the Convention Center will be on your right.
  • Las Colinas Boulevard is now fully connected and open, and runs beneath the overpass of Northwest Hwy/Spur 348, so you may now take that thoroughfare to the center when traveling from north of the center.
    • Traveling North or South on SH 161 (George Bush Turnpike)
    • Exit Las Colinas Boulevard
    • Go east until you come to the Northwest Hwy/Spur 348 overpass
    • Continue through the intersection
    • The Convention Center will be on your right
From Downtown Dallas
  • Take I-35E (Stemmons Freeway) north to the HWY 183/114 exit (left exit)
  • Proceed westbound and stay in the right lane
  • You will veer west and continue to travel on HWY 114 (John Carpenter Freeway)
  • Exit O'Connor Boulevard
  • Turn right on O'Connor Boulevard, then left on Las Colinas Boulevard
  • The Convention Center will be on your left
From North Dallas
  • Take I-635 (LBJ Freeway) west and merge left onto I-35E (Stemmons Freeway) south
  • You will veer right onto Loop 12 south
  • From Loop 12, exit HWY 114 (John Carpenter Freeway) and turn right
  • Exit O'Connor Boulevard
  • Turn right on O'Connor Boulevard, then left on Las Colinas Boulevard
  • The Convention Center will be on your left
From Arlington
  • Travel north on HWY 360 and exit HWY 183 (Airport Freeway) east
  • Turn right on HWY 183 and continue to travel east
  • Exit O'Connor Boulevard
  • Turn left on O'Connor Boulevard, then left on Las Colinas Boulevard
  • The Convention Center will be on your left
From Fort Worth
  • Travel northeast on HWY 121
  • Merge onto HWY 820 north, then HWY 183 (Airport Freeway) east
  • Continue to travel east on HWY 183
  • Exit O'Connor Boulevard
  • Turn left on O'Connor Boulevard, then left on Las Colinas Boulevard
  • The Convention Center will be on your left


Getting Here and Getting Around


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.

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.

Bus - 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.

APT - 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.


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