Transportation / Quality of Life


Farmers Branch offers access to highways, airports, light rail, bus and beautiful streets and thoroughfares. Our city is bounded by the Dallas North Tollway on the east, Lyndon B. Johnson Freeway (I-635) on the south, North Stemmons Freeway (I35) bisects Farmers Branch and the Bush Turnpike (Hwy 161) is accessible to the west. Dallas Fort Worth International Airport is only 20 minutes from the city center and Dallas Love Field Airport is 15 minutes away.

Farmers Branch Station provides light rail service from the Dallas Area Rapid Transit system. The DART light rail Green Line provides alternative commuter options, as well as a convenient way to explore area attractions and amenities. DART also provides bus service linking the entire city to the light rail and other transportation hubs across the area. Known as the City in a Park, businesses find the clean, well maintained streets and beautifully landscaped medians and sidewalks, provide a great impression to clients, partners, vendors and staff.

Quality of Life

The City in a Park provides special events, sports facilities, parks, recreation programs and other amenities that create a vibrant community. With 28 parks including the Farmers Branch Historical Park, the John Burke Nature Preserve and the Earthkind Trial Rose Gardens, residents and visitors enjoy a respite from the hustle and bustle of the urban Metroplex.

Events such as Liberty Fest, Bloomin' Bluegrass, Christmas Tour of Lights and Halloween in the Park allow citizens the opportunity to experience entertainment and holiday celebrations throughout the year while businesses can support the community through sponsorships, being a vendor or simply encouraging their employees to take advantage of the fun.