About Garland


Let's have a look around into background of Garland
  • County: Dallas
  • State: Texas
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 32.9125
  • Longitude: -96.6386111
  • Time zone: US/Central
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -5 hours

Weather in Garland

  • Climate: humid subtropical climate
  • Best Time to Visit: September - November

Location

Located close to Dallas, Garland is a culturally diverse city and has a diverse number of options, rich in history, urban appeal and natural resources.

Distance from Garland center to Airport

Airport: Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is the primary international airport which serves the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex area.

Driving Distance: 29 Miles, 47kms

Driving Time:  40 mins

Languages: English followed by Spanish, etc.

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Dallas Love Field Airport, Dallas Executive Airport
  • Rail: Downtown Garland Station, Forest/Jupiter Station.
  • Road: Bus – Citibus; Taxi – Texas Transit Association

Customs and Tipping

  • For Restaurants and Bars:
    • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.
  • For Hotels:
    • Room Service: 10 – 15% of the Bill
    • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
    • Concierge: Between $5 - $25
  • Valet Parking:
    • Parking or Returning Car: $1 - $2

Nearby Tourist Cities




Plano

Location

Located in the State of Texas, Plano comes under the Collin County and is the 9th most populous city in Texas.

Weather
  • Climate: Humid Sub-Tropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: March to May )
Tourist Attractions
  • Arbor Hills Nature Preserve
  • Adventure Landing Dallas
  • Plano Station, Texas Electric Railway

Emergency Contact Numbers in Garland city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Railroad: +1 214-979-1111 (South Garland Transit Center)
  • Cab: +1 469-964-6555 (DFW Affordable Taxi Cab Garland)
  • Airport: +1 972-973-3112 (Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport)
  • Hospital: +1 972-487-5000 (Baylor Scott & White Medical Center), etc.

Events

  • The MarketPlace in Downtown Garland
  • Les Miserables by Breitling Theatres
  •  The Lubbock Farmers Market

Tourist Attractions

  • Downtown Garland
  • The Bankhead Highway
  • Garland's Landmark Museum
  • Travis College Hill 

Theatre & Concerts

  • Plaza Theater
  • Walnut Theaters


 

Visit Top Restaurants in Garland

  • La Tacos Vecindad 
  • 111 Fellas BBQ
  • The Branding Iron Restaurant & Patio
  • "The Producers" by Garland Summer Musicals

Top Shopping Centers in Garland

  • Bass Pro Shops
  • American Eagle Outfitters
  • Cali Saigon Mall
  •  Brighton Collectibles

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • The Rowlett Creek Preserve
  • Spring Creek Park

 

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

Caribean-Ortanique on the Mile

Seafood-Truluck's Restaurant

Sports Club

  • Foro Sports Club

  • Dallas Athletic Club

Shelling Out Dollars

Rent Per Month

Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre- 750.00 $

Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre- 800.00$

Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre- 750.00$

Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centr-900.00$

Transportation

Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)-3.00$

Taxi 1hourWaiting (Normal Tariff)- 30.00 $

Information about Kelowna

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Kaleden, 
  • Salmon Arm,
  • Summerland

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Kelowna International Airport
  • Rail: Kelowna Pacific Railway
  • Road: Bus: Kelowna Regional Transit System

Airport

Airport: Kelowna International Airport

Driving Distance: 9 miles / 14 km 

Driving Time: 19 minutes

Languages: Dutch

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: TIP 2$ TO 20$
  • Housekeeper: TIP 2$ TO 20$
  • Concierge: Between TIP 2$ TO 20$

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: 10 – 15 % of the Bill.
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