The health and safety of Chickasaws, employees and patrons is our main priority. As the coronavirus, or COVID-19, spreads globally and cases rise in the U.S., some Chickasaw Country events, classes, facilities, etc., will be postponed, closed or canceled out of an abundance of caution.

For more information regarding the coronavirus as it relates to the Chickasaw Nation, please visit our information pages below. We will continue to update these pages regularly as the situation progresses. Thank you for your understanding during this time.

For all Chickasaw Country cancellations and closings please contact the business directly.

Covid-19 Information

Chickasaw Nation Cancellations & Closings

AMTRAK Heartland Flyer

Take a Trip by Train!

Sit back, relax and enjoy the unique scenery unfolding outside the windows of Oklahoma's Heartland Flyer. The AMTRAK Heartland Flyer is a passenger rail service between Oklahoma City and Fort Worth, Texas. The Heartland Flyer offers two daily train rides, one each way, with stops in Norman, Purcell, Pauls Valley, Ardmore and Gainesville.

East Main St & N. Santa Fe Ave
Visit Purcell, Oklahoma, OK 73080
(800) 872-7245

Light fare such as sandwiches and beverages can be purchased in the cafe-style club car. Each train consists of bi-level coaches. All of the Heartland Flyer's coaches feature an upper level coach section with spacious reclining seats, complete with individual reading lights and large windows. The lower level of the two Superliner Coaches features 12 wheelchair accessible seats on one end and restrooms on the other end.

As an additional service, the National Park Service is teaming up with AMTRAK to provide on-board tour guides every third Saturday, April through September. The Trails & Rails program will introduce southbound passengers to the history, landscape and economics of the areas in Oklahoma and Texas along the Flyer route. Other promotions available on the Heartland Flyer include Kids Club and Senior Club programs.

Departure Times:
Daily departures from Oklahoma City at 8:25am with arrival into Fort Worth, TX at 1pm.
Daily departures from Fort Worth at 5:25pm with arrivals into Oklahoma City at 10pm.

For more information about the AMTRAK Heartland Flyer, contact 800-872-7245.

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