Grand Prairie travel guide

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You're Going to Love Grand Prairie

With a population of 175,396, Grand Prairie is a must-see destination in Texas, United States.

Where to Eat in Grand Prairie

If you’re looking for affordable options, Vidorra - Grand Prairie (2959 S State Hwy 161) and The Finch - Grand Prairie (2955 S. State Highway 161) are great picks.

When to visit Grand Prairie

Grand Prairie in January
Estimated hotel price
S$ 134
1 night at 3-star hotel
Grand Prairie in January
Estimated hotel price
S$ 134
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Grand Prairie in July, when the average temperature is 30 °C, and the highest can go up to 35 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 3 °C, with an average temperature of 8 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in May, when precipitation is around 127 mm. In contrast, August is usually the driest month of the year in Grand Prairie, with an average rainfall of 51 mm.

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How to Get to Grand Prairie

Plane

When flying to Grand Prairie, you’ll arrive at Dallas/Fort Worth Airport (DFW), which is located 17 km from the city centre.

Train

Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Grand Prairie. The train journey from Grand Prairie to Austin takes 5h 54m and costs around S$ 26 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from San Antonio, expect to pay about S$ 32 for a 8h 30m trip.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Grand Prairie, including RedCoach, Tornado Bus and Bus. From Austin, the bus ride to Grand Prairie takes 298 km and will cost you around S$ 61. From Houston, the ticket costs about S$ 67 for a journey of 362 km. Grand Prairie’s bus station is located 0.2 km from the city centre.

Plane

When flying to Grand Prairie, you’ll arrive at Dallas/Fort Worth Airport (DFW), which is located 17 km from the city centre.

Train

Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Grand Prairie. The train journey from Grand Prairie to Austin takes 5h 54m and costs around S$ 26 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from San Antonio, expect to pay about S$ 32 for a 8h 30m trip.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Grand Prairie, including RedCoach, Tornado Bus and Bus. From Austin, the bus ride to Grand Prairie takes 298 km and will cost you around S$ 61. From Houston, the ticket costs about S$ 67 for a journey of 362 km. Grand Prairie’s bus station is located 0.2 km from the city centre.

Airports near Grand Prairie

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Airlines serving Grand Prairie

Lufthansa
Good (4,676 reviews)
KLM
Good (839 reviews)
SWISS
Good (941 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,749 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,172 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,445 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (471 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,597 reviews)
Air France
Good (976 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,100 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,937 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,352 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (220 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,231 reviews)
Finnair
Good (765 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,178 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (929 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (847 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,933 reviews)
ITA Airways
Good (776 reviews)
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Where to stay in Grand Prairie

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Holiday Inn Express & Suites Dallas - Grand Prairie I-20 and Tru by Hilton Grand Prairie.

Where to stay in popular areas of Grand Prairie

Most booked hotels in Grand Prairie

Grand Hyatt DFW
4 stars
Excellent (9, Excellent reviews)
S$ 387+
Best Western Plus Arlington North Hotel & Suites
3 stars
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
S$ 155+
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Dallas Grand Prairie North
3 stars
Excellent (8.4, Excellent reviews)
S$ 106+
Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center
4 stars
Excellent (8.4, Excellent reviews)
S$ 471+
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Dallas Grand Prairie South
3 stars
Excellent (8.2, Excellent reviews)
S$ 126+
Hyatt Place Dallas/North Arlington/Grand Prairie
3 stars
Excellent (8.1, Excellent reviews)
S$ 162+

Hiring a car in Grand Prairie

Expect to pay S$ 1.36 per litre in Grand Prairie (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 16.31 and S$ 21.75. The most frequently booked car type in Grand Prairie is Mini (Chrysler Pacifica or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Nissan Versa or similar) is, on average, 65% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Expect to pay S$ 1.36 per litre in Grand Prairie (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 16.31 and S$ 21.75. The most frequently booked car type in Grand Prairie is Mini (Chrysler Pacifica or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Nissan Versa or similar) is, on average, 65% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.