About Texas Central High-Speed Railway, LLC
Note: For in depth information regarding the Dallas to Houston high-speed rail project, please visit the website of Texas Central at “www.texascentral.com
What is Texas Central High-Speed Railway?
Texas Central High-Speed Railway (TCR) is an independent, private, for-profit company, promoting high-speed rail connecting Dallas and Houston in under 90 minutes.
Who is Texas Central Partners (TCP)?
Texas Central Partners (TCP or Texas Central) is an independent, privately owned, Texas-based company that plans to build the first high-speed passenger railway between Dallas and Houston. Texas Central will manage the system’s finance, construction, operation and maintenance.
How are TCR and Texas Central different?
TCR, an independent company, is the promotional entity of the Dallas to Houston high-speed rail project with the primary purposes of advancing high-speed rail, specifically the N700-I technology, in Texas and for securing environmental approvals for the project that Texas Central is leading.

Texas Central, not TCR, is the company that is responsible for the overall system development, including design, finance, construction, operation and maintenance.

TCR has no ownership stake in Texas Central, and Texas Central has no ownership stake in TCR.
Why are there different company names associated with the high-speed rail project?
Due to the magnitude of the project, separate entities with established roles provide the technical, design, regulatory, financial, real estate acquisition, real estate development and other necessary specialties.
What is the relationship between TCR and Texas Central?
TCR and Texas Central are independent companies working together closely to bring a transformational high-speed rail project to the state of Texas. TCR’s primary purpose has been to promote the adoption of high-speed rail in Texas. It will work to secure environmental and technological regulatory approvals, while Texas Central will be responsible for the system’s development, including design, finance, construction, operation and maintenance.

TCR has no ownership stake in Texas Central. Texas Central is the company that is responsible for the overall system development, including design, finance, construction, operation and maintenance.
What is the high-speed rail project that you want to bring to Texas?
The idea is to introduce Texas to high-speed rail that will run between Dallas and Houston, based on the Tokaido Shinkansen System. With trains capable of 205 mph, your trip between these cities will now take less than 90 minutes.
For additional information please visit the website of Texas Central at “www.texascentral.com