Amtrak RoutesHeartland Flyer

Amtrak Heartland Flyer Route Guide

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The Amtrak Heartland Flyer will take you from Oklahoma City to Fort Worth, TX. Once in Fort Worth you will have access to Dallas, Chicago and San Antonio via the Texas Eagle.

The Heartland Flyer will take you from Oklahoma City to Fort Worth via Norman, Purcell, Pauls Valley, Ardmore and Gainesville.

Train Info

Observation Car No
Dining CarNo
Distance206 Miles
Time4 Hours

Ticket Options

On the Heartland Flyer you can purchase tickets in these categories:

  • Coach ($62)

Scenic Views

The Heartland Flyer train route offers a great alternative to driving in rush hour as you leave the city of Fort Worth with no stress and arrive in the evening in Oklahoma City. You can choose between upper or lower level seating for a better view on your ride. This train does offer bicycle storage but you must call ahead for reservation.

Fort Worth, Texas

Major Stations

The Amtrak Heartland Flyer visits the major stations of Oklahoma City, Norman, Purcell, Pauls Valley, Ardmore, Gainesville and Fort Worth.

States Visited

The Amtrak Heartland Flyer travels through Oklahoma and Texas only.

Station Reviews

The Amtrak Heartland Flyer has terminus stations of Oklahoma City on one end and Fort Worth on the other. Both stations have a few services to offer. You can check baggage at both stations. There is a waiting area with restrooms and you are able to purchase food and drinks nearby if needed.

Santa Fe Depot (Transit Hub)

Santa Fe Depot is located in a historic train station in downtown Oklahoma City. This station is an intermodal transit hub for the region. It is undergoing some renovations to accommodate enhanced use. This station shares the same ID code for the international airport, OKC.

Fort Worth Central Station

Fort Worth Central Station is an intermodal transit center in downtown Fort Worth, Texas. It serves TEXRail, Trinity Railway Express, as well as Amtrak, Greyhound Lines and intercity buses. The station is near Sundance Square and the Botanical and Water Gardens. This central station is known for its soaring clock tower.

Trip Planning

The Heartland Flyer can be paired with the Texas Eagle for a longer vacation.

Booking Tickets

Tickets for Amtrak can be booked at or by using their app on your phone. Reservations can also be made by calling 1-800-USA-RAIL.

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