Service Alerts

VIA services are occasionally detoured due to construction, severe weather or other conditions that prevent us from safely operating the normal route. The list below describes the current service disruptions and detours. Please note that circumstances beyond our control may require us to change our services without notice. Call VIA Customer Service at (210) 362-2020 to verify the most current information. Up-to-date information, including service alerts, are also available on VIA’s Facebook and Twitter pages.

Detours in Effect

  • Construction at the intersection of St. Mary’s and Commerce Streets  from May 6, 2018 to late June will have several VIA bus routes on varying detours, which are listed. The table below shows bus stop closures affected by the construction, as well as corresponding temporary stops.

    Routes 28, 30, 32, 36, 54, 67, 95, and 97
    From St. Mary’s at Martin, right on Martin
    Left on Flores
    Left on Dolorosa
    Continue onto Market
    Right on St. Mary’s
    Continue regular route

    Routes 6, 7, and 79
    From Martin at St. Mary’s, continue on Martin
    Left on Flores
    Left on Dolorosa
    Continue onto Market
    Right on St. Mary’s
    Continue regular route

    Routes 2 to 34, 82 to 51, and 88 to 42
    From Flores at Pecan, continue on Flores
    Left on Dolorosa
    Continue onto Market
    Right on St. Mary’s
    Continue regular route

    The table below shows routes that travel along St. Mary’s Street and are affected by the construction at St. Mary’s and Commerce streets. Some stops are closed and have corresponding temporary stops.

    Route 6
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stops
    79977 - St. Mary's at Pecan79879 - Martin at St. Mary's
    89377 - St. Mary's at Travis (farside)79879 - Martin at St. Mary's
    89807 - St. Mary's at Crockett81726 - Navarro at Crockett
    Route 7
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stops
    79977 - St. Mary's at Pecan79879 - Martin at St. Mary's
    89377 - St. Mary's at Travis (farside)79879 - Martin at St. Mary's
    89807 - St. Mary's at Crockett81726 - Navarro at Crockett
    Route 9
    Stops Regular Stops
    79823 - Pecan at SoledadNo Change
    79973 - Pecan at St. Mary'sNo Change
    Route 10
    Stops Regular Stops
    79823 - Pecan at SoledadNo Change
    79973 - Pecan at St. Mary'sNo Change
    Route 28
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stops
    89277 - St. Mary's at Travis (nearside)79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    89807 - St. Mary's at Crockett91223 - Market at Presa
    Route 30
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stops
    79977 - St. Mary's at Pecan79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    89377 - St. Mary's at Travis (farside)79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    Route 32
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stop
    89277 - St. Mary's at Travis (nearside)79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    Route 34
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stop
    89377 - St. Mary's at Travis (farside)88586 - Flores at Pecan
    79823 - Pecan at Soledad88586 - Flores at Pecan
    79973 - Pecan at St. Mary's88586 - Flores at Pecan
    Route 36
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stop
    79977 - St. Mary's at Pecan79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    89377 - St. Mary's at Travis (farside)79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    Route 42
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stop
    89377 - St. Mary's at Travis (farside)88586 - Flores at Pecan
    79823 - Pecan at Soledad88586 - Flores at Pecan
    79973 - Pecan at St. Mary's88586 - Flores at Pecan
    Route 51
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stop
    89377 - St. Mary's at Travis (farside)88586 - Flores at Pecan
    79823 - Pecan at Soledad88586 - Flores at Pecan
    79973 - Pecan at St. Mary's88586 - Flores at Pecan
    Route 54
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stop
    89277 - St. Mary's at Travis (nearside)79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    53777 - St. Mary's at Houston79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    Route 67
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stop
    89277 - St. Mary's at Travis (nearside)79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    53777 - St. Mary's at Houston79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    Route 79
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stop
    79977 - St. Mary's at Pecan79879 - Martin at St. Mary's
    89377 - St. Mary's at Travis (farside)79879 - Martin at St. Mary's
    Route 95
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stop
    89277 - St. Mary's at Travis (nearside)79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    89807 - St. Mary's at Crockett81726 - Navarro at Crockett
    Route 301
    Stops Regular Stops
    79977 - St. Mary's at PecanNo Change
    89277 - St. Mary's at Travis (nearside)No Change

    Start: May 14, 2018
    End: June 20, 2018

  • Due to ongoing construction, route 651 Deco District/Castle Hills will be on the following detours until further notice.

    Northbound
    From Allena Drive at Weizmann Street, right on Weizmann
    Left on Brookview Drive
    Left on Gilbert Lane
    Rigth on Allena
    Right on Schmeltzer Lane
    Left on Brookview
    Right on Dresden Drive
    Continue regular route

    Southbound
    From Brookview at Dresden, left on Brookview
    Right on Schmeltzer
    Left on Allena
    Left on Gilbert
    Right on Brookview
    Right on Weizmann
    Left on Allena

    Start: May 09, 2018
    End: June 09, 2018

  • Due to ongoing construction, route 505 Basse will be on three sets of detours until further notice.

    Set 1

    Eastbound
    From Eisenhauer Road at Kingston Drive, right on Kingston
    Left on Diamondhead Drive
    Left on Glendora Avenue
    Left on Eisenhauer
    Right on Dell Oak Drive
    Continue regular route

    Set 2

    Eastbound
    From Dell Oak at Lanark Drive, right on Lanark
    Left on Elkhorn Drive
    Left on Overland Drive
    Left on Lakeshore Drive
    Right on Hartline Drive
    Continue regular route

    Westbound
    From Hartline at Lakeshore, left on Lakeshore
    Right on Overland
    Right on Elkhorn
    Right on Lanark
    Left on Dell Oak
    Continue regular route

    Set 3

    Eastbound
    From Eisenhauer at Kenilworth Boulevard, right on Kenilworth
    Left on Devonshire Drive
    Left on Chevy Chase Drive
    Right on Eisenhauer
    Continue regular route

    Westbound
    From Eisenhauer at Chevy Chase, left on Chevy Chase
    Right on Devonshire
    Right on Kenilworth
    Left on Eisenhauer
    Continue regular route

    Start: May 09, 2018
    End: June 09, 2018

  • Due to construction in the area, route 70 Cesar Chavez will be on the following detours through August 2018.

    Outbound
    From Cesar Chavez Boulevard at Navidad Street, right on Navidad
    Left on Saunders Avenue
    Left on Zarzamora Street
    Right on Cesar Chavez
    Continue regular route

    Inbound
    From Cesar Chavez at Zarzamora, left on Zarzamora
    Right on Saunders
    Right on Navidad
    Left on Cesar Chavez
    Continue regular route

    Start: May 09, 2018
    End: August 31, 2018

  • Due to a VIA project in the area, route 36 South Presa will be on the following detours through the end of May 2018.

    Outbound (via Brooks)
    From Presa Street at S.E. Military Drive, left on Military
    Cross Old Corpus Christi Road
    Left on New Braunfels Avenue
    Continue regular route to State Hospital

    Inbound (via Hot Wells)
    From New Braunfels at Military, right on Military
    Right on Presa
    Continue regular route

    Start: May 09, 2018
    End: June 09, 2018

  • Due to ongoing road work by the City of San Antonio, route 3 San Pedro Skip will be on the following detours through the end of May 2018.

    Outbound
    From Pecan Street at Flores Street, left on Flores
    Right on Quincy Street
    Left on San Pedro Avenue
    Continue regular route

    Inbound
    From San Pedro at Elmira Street, right on Elmira
    Left on Flores
    Right on Martin
    Continue regular route

    Start: May 09, 2018
    End: June 09, 2018

  • Due to a construction project in the area, route 509 Hildebrand will be on the following detours through the end of May 2018.

    Eastbound
    From Zachry Drive at Shadwell Drive, continue right on Zachry across Shadwell
    Left on Alexander Hamilton Drive
    Right on Cheryl Drive
    Continue regular route

    Westbound
    From Cheryl at Alexander Hamilton, left on Alexander Hamilton
    Right on Wild Cherry
    Left on Shadwell
    Continue regular route

    Start: May 09, 2018
    End: June 09, 2018

  • Due to construction in the area, route 89 Poplar will be on the following detours through July 2018.

    Outbound
    From Poplar Street at Zarzamora Street, left on Zarzamora
    Right on Delgado Street
    Right on 19th Street
    Left on Poplar
    Continue regular route

    Inbound
    From Poplar at 19th, left on 19th
    Right on Lombrano Street
    Right on Zarzamora
    Left on Poplar
    Continue regular route

    Start: April 18, 2018
    End: July 31, 2018

  • Due to a City of San Antonio project, route 603 Medical Center/UTSA will be on the following detour through May 2018.

    Northbound
    From Medical Drive at Floyd Curl Drive, continue straight on Medical
    Cross Floyd Curl
    Left on Ewing Halsell Drive
    Continue regular route

    Start: April 11, 2018
    End: May 31, 2018

  • Due to a City of San Antonio project, route 520 Zarzamora Frequent will be on the following detours through May 2018.

    Northbound
    From Fredericksburg Road at Louis Pasteur Drive, continue on Fredericksburg
    Left on Medical Drive
    Left on Ewing Halsell Drive
    Continue onto Louis Pasteur
    Continue regular route

    Southbound
    From Louis Pasteur at Floyd Curl Drive, left on Floyd Curl
    Right on Medical
    Right on Fredericksburg
    Continue regular route

    Start: April 11, 2018
    End: May 31, 2018

  • Due to heavy construction and traffic congestion at Loop 410 and SH 151, the following detours will be in effect for route 64 US 90 Express beginning January 23, 2018 and continuing until further notice.

    Outbound
    From Kel-Lac Transit Center, right on Westrock Drive
    Right on driveway behind shopping center
    Right on Westfield
    Left on Military Drive
    Continue on Military under SH 151 to Loop 410
    Left onto Loop 410 access road
    Right on Richland Hills Drive
    Continue regular route

    Inbound
    From Richland Hills at Ingram Road, left on Ingram
    Right on Potranco Road
    Right on Military
    Continue to Walmart
    Continue east on Military under Loop 410
    Continue under SH 151
    Continue to US Highway 90
    Right on US 90 access road
    Continue to Kel-Lac Transit Center

    Start: January 22, 2018
    End: January 22, 2019

  • Due to construction at the Stone Oak Park & Ride, route 503 Huebner will be on the following detours until further notice.

    Northbound
    From Stone Oak Parkway at Stone Hue, right on Stone Hue
    Right on Huebner
    Left on Stone Oak Parkway
    Left on Madison Oak to layover location

    Southbound
    From the layover location, left on Stone Oak Parkway
    Continue regular route

    Start:
    End:

  • Due to construction at the Stone Oak Park & Ride, route 7 Stone Oak Express will be on the following detours until further notice.

    Outbound
    From U.S. 281 North, exit to access road before Loop 1604
    Left on Loop 1604 access road
    Enter Walmart for end-of-the-line stop

    Inbound
    Exit Walmart and continue south on U.S. 281

    Start:
    End:

  • The City of Leon Valley is closing Evers Road between Poss Road and Seneca Drive for bridge construction at Huebner Creek, and the following detours will be in place for approximately eight months, beginning January 10, 2018, for the Evers branch of Route 88 Bandera .

    Outbound
    From Evers at Seneca, left on Seneca
    Right on Bandera Road
    Right on Poss
    Left on Evers
    Continue regular route

    Inbound
    From Evers at Poss, right on Poss
    Left on Bandera
    Left on Seneca
    Right on Evers
    Continue regular route

    Start: January 09, 2018
    End: September 09, 2018

Upcoming Service Changes

  • VIA Metropolitan Transit will implement service adjustments beginning Monday, May 7, 2018 to increase frequency on key routes, reduce wait times, and provide faster connections for VIA customers.

    Three VIA routes will be upgraded to high-frequency service as part of VIA’s ongoing partnership with the City of San Antonio to plan and fund service improvements throughout the area. They are:

    • 3 San Pedro Skip – Service modified to operate every 12 minutes, approximately 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday.
    • 24 East Houston Frequent – Service modified to operate every 12 minutes, approximately 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday. Route extended to serve Centro Plaza for all trips in addition to the frequency improvement. There will no longer be trips that turn around at N. Walters Street.
    • 76 West Commerce Skip – Service modified to operate every 12 minutes, approximately 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday.

    Additional changes include route modifications due to ongoing roadwork by the City of Leon Valley and the Texas Department of Transportation. They are:

    • 64 US 90 Express – Route modified to travel from Kel-Lac Transit Center to Loop 410 using W. Military Drive instead of U.S. Highway 90 West. Eastbound trips will no longer go to the Social Security Administration Offices. These route changes are the result of a construction project.
    • 65 JBSA Express Lackland/USO – Route modified within Lackland to serve the Peterson Training Complex.
    • 88 Bandera – Route modified to travel on Seneca Drive and Poss Road due to Evers Road construction between those streets.

    The following routes will have minor schedule adjustments: 7, 21, 30, 42, 46, 77, 95, 96, 520, and 602. The following new route pairs will also go into effect: 4-28 and 62-89. Route 24 will no longer be paired with route 4.

    Start: May 01, 2018
    End: June 01, 2018

Temporary Service Disruptions

    There are no temporary service disruptions.

Notice of Bus Stop Changes

  • A new bus stop has been installed on Walzem Road between Tarrasa Street and New World Drive to serve the short haul trips of route 632 Randolph/Ventura. This stop, which will have the ID number 86909, will be in service beginning Friday, May 18, 2018.

    Start: May 14, 2018
    End: June 14, 2018

  • Two new bus stops have been opened to serve route 660 Northwest Vista College/University Park & Ride. The two stops, which were installed Feb. 13, 2018, are located on Rogers Road between Mt. Evans and Mt. Baker, serving the northbound trips (stop 41406) and the southbound trips (stop 41407) of route 660.

    On Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, bus stop 86683 on the access road of Loop 410 East at Vance Jackson will be moved from the far side of the intersection to the near side. The far-side location serves routes 550 Looper Skip and 651 Deco District/Castle Hills, but the new location will serve route 550 only.

    Start: February 14, 2018
    End: June 14, 2018

  • Effective Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, the following bus stops will be closed for sidewalk construction approximately one month:

    Bus stop 94117 – Austin Hwy. opposite Lanark Dr.
    Temporary stop one block east at Dollar General

    Bus stop 95237 – Austin Hwy. opposite Callarman North
    Temporary stop 200 feet south at utility pole

    Start: January 17, 2018
    End:

Proposed Service Changes

    There are no current proposed service changes.