Southlake is located in the heart of Northeast Tarrant County in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. The city is just minutes from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and Alliance Airport. Southlake offers an excellent quality of life in a comfortable suburban setting with convenient access to Fort Worth, Dallas and Denton.
The Metroplex offers an excellent highway system. It consists of seven interstate highways, 10 U.S. highways, and 22 state highways. Recently expanded S.H. 114 runs through Southlake and connects I-35W and I-35E. Another main road in Southlake is FM 1709, a seven-lane east/west arterial.
Southlake is located at the geographic center of Metroplex airport activity with Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport 10 miles east of Southlake. It serves over 60 million passengers annually, is ranked the world's third busiest airport, and provides over 212,000 area jobs both direct and indirect. Alliance International Airport is 8 miles west of Southlake. Alliance Aiport and Business.