April 12, 2024

VIA to go fare free during COVID-19 crisis

VIA will be going fare free starting on Saturday, March 21. All fares will be suspended until 1 a.m. on April 1. After, VIA will continue to assess and evaluate the coronavirus situation that is impacting San Antonio and the world. This fare relief also helps those financially who lost their jobs during this difficult time. People rely on VIA to get them to places such as work, meal distribution sites, critical care centers, medical facilities and other necessary trips. If you don’t need to be out, stay home.

Passengers that hop on board any VIA bus to bypass the paybox and also reduce passenger interaction with the operator. VIA wants to help social distancing by asking riders to sit 6-feet away from any rider nearby.

VIA is also helping fight the coronavirus by cleaning all the busses thoroughly