Celina Economic Development Corporation

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Celina EDC

Transportation

Air Service:         

Nearest Airport:
Collin County Regional Airport, McKinney, Texas
Private, Corporate Jets, Customs Services,

Commercial Airports:

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW)
Approximately 39 miles southwest of Celina
Easy access by TX-289S and TX-121S

Dallas Love Field (DAL)
Approximately 38 miles south of Celina
Easy access by TX-289S, TX-121S, and then the North Dallas Tollway

Rail Service:
Burlington Northern & Santa Fe Railroad – runs the North/South length of Celina’s planning area.

Nearest Highways:
Celina sits between Interstate 35 on the west and Interstate 75 on the east. State Highway 380 runs south of Celina. State Highway 289 runs through Celina.

Future plans include extending the North Dallas Tollway from TX-380 to Grayson County; service roads to CR 428 are expected to be completed by the county December 2007. Additional thoroughfare planning includes the East West Tollway joining Interstate 75 with the North Dallas Tollway Extension, which will cut through Celina. These future roadways will increase the north/south and east/west traffic flow, making Celina the key intersection point of these roadways.

Thoroughfare Plans:

For information on future transportation plans:

North Central Texas Council of Governments:  www.nctcog.dst.tx.us is a great source for the overall transportation and thoroughfare plan for the metroplex.

North Texas Tollway Authority: www.ntta.org

Collin County Planning Information:

This website identifies the status of the thoroughfare plans in Collin County, including, but not limited to the North Dallas Tollway Extension and the Hwy 75N connection to the Tollway Extension, both of which affect the future of Celina.