Fast Facts

  • Privately funded, 240-mile high-speed passenger rail between Dallas and Houston
  • Bullet train technology – N700 Tokaido Shinkansen
  • 90-minute travel time with speeds up to 205 mph
  • “Closed” railroad system (dedicated to HSR), no at-grade crossings
  • Terminal stations in Dallas and Houston with potential for an intermediate station (exact locations to be determined)