Heartland Flyer

Oklahoma City - Fort Worth
4 hours 14 minutes
The Heartland Flyer connects Oklahoma City to Fort Worth, TX daily and also connects travelers to the cowboy state of mind that lives on in the West. At Fort Worth, connections are available to Dallas, Chicago and San Antonio via the Texas Eagle.

Catch a rodeo in Oklahoma City, the "Horse Show Capital of the World." You can also learn about Native American history at the Red Earth Indian Center, and tour the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum.

Heartland Flyer Bike Service

Don't let your bike sit at home while you have all the fun — take it with you on your next Heartland Flyer train trip and explore your destination car-free. Advance reservations are required. See the full details.

Mount a great adventure to cowboy country. Catch a rodeo and watch a genuine cattle drive. Admire Native American art and culture, hunt for fossils or get wild at the zoo. The Heartland Flyer is a modern-day wagon train that takes you to the heart of Oklahoma City and Fort Worth, where Western flavors, fashion and fun await.
“Even if you are on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.” — Will Rogers

Features & Amenities

  • Route Highlights

    Watch real-life cowboys lead daily cattle drives to the Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District. Treat your taste buds to down-home Texas barbeque or sizzling sirloins. Dress your heels in custom cowboy boots or cool your heels in an urban oasis of water gardens.
    Bike or walk the city’s Trinity River Trails system before catching a concert in the stunning Bass Performance Hall in Sundance Square.
  • Route Highlights

    Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

    Grab your Stetson and watch cowboy history come alive at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. Catch barrel racers, ropers and bronco riders at a horse show. Admire traditional and contemporary Native American culture and art at the Red Earth Indian Center.
    Venture off the beaten path with a side trip the springs and swimming pools of Chickasaw National Recreation Area.

Trails & Rails - Heritage Appreciation Onboard

An innovative partnership program between the National Park Service and Amtrak, the Trails & Rails program provides Amtrak passengers with educational opportunities to foster an appreciation of a selected region's natural and cultural heritage and renews the long tradition of associating railroads with National Parks.
As part of the Trails & Rails program, National Park Service guides from the Chickasaw National Recreation Area are onboard the Heartland Flyer between Oklahoma City and Ft. Worth.

Train Stations Served by the Heartland Flyer