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.

Temporary Service Disruptions

    There are no temporary service disruptions.

Detours in Effect

  • Construction work on S.W. 19th Street between Monterey and San Luis streets has Route 70 on detour for one month effective 7/17/2017.

    Westbound
    From W. Cesar Chavez Blvd. and S. Hamilton Ave.
    Left on S. Hamilton Ave.
    Right on El Paso St.
    Right on S.W. 19th St.
    Left on San Fernando St.
    Return to regular route

    Eastbound
    From San Fernando and S.W. 19th streets
    Left on El Paso St.
    Left on S. Hamilton Ave.
    Right on W. Cesar Chavez Blvd.
    Return to regular route

    Bus stop closures

    Notices placed at each stop with boarding locations for these stops.

    Start: July 17, 2017
    End: August 17, 2017

  • Construction work on N. Cherry and E. Crockett streets has Route 25 on detour for six months effective 7/14/2017.

    Westbound
    From N. Cherry and E. Crockett streets
    Continue on N. Cherry St.
    Left on E. Houston St.
    Left on Chestnut
    Return to regular route

    Bus stop closures

    Start: July 14, 2017
    End: January 14, 2018

  • A project by City of San Antonio has the following detours in effect for approximately one year beginning February 6, 2017.

    Southbound
    From N. Main St. and E. Quincy St.
    Left on E. Quincy St.
    Right on Richmond Ave.
    Right on N. St Marys
    Return to regular route

    Northbound
    From Navarro St. and N. St. Mary’s St.
    Right on N. St Mary’s St.
    Left on Lexington Ave.
    Left on W. Elmira St.
    Right on N. Main Ave.
    Return to regular route

    Start: February 06, 2017
    End: February 06, 2018

  • A project by San Antonio Water Systems has the following detours in effect beginning Sept. 19, 2016 until project is complete.

    Southbound
    From S. Laredo and Zarzamora
    Right on Zarzamora
    Left on Vera Cruz
    Left on S. Hamilton (across S. Laredo)
    Return to regular route

    Northbound
    From S. Hamilton and Laredo
    Continue on S. Hamilton
    Right on Vera Cruz
    Right on Zarzamora
    Left S. Laredo
    Return to regular route

    Start: September 19, 2016
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  • A reconstruction and drainage project being performed by Public Works has Route 10 on the following detour for three months effective June 9, 2017.

    Southbound
    From Nacogdoches Road and Naco Perrin Blvd.,
    Left on Naco Perrin Blvd.
    Right on Perrin Beitel Road
    Right on Wye Street
    Right on Iota Drive
    Left on Nacogdoches Road
    Continue regular route

    Start: June 09, 2017
    End: September 09, 2017

  • A construction project has routes 43 South Flores and 44 Pleasanton on the following detour through September 2017.

    Inbound
    From Flores Street at Helena Street, right on Helena
    Left on Probandt
    Left on Cevallos Street
    Right on Flores
    Continue regular route

    Start: May 24, 2017
    End: September 23, 2017

  • Due to construction in the vicinity of the Ingram Transit Center, route 618 Ingram/Westlakes will be on the following detour for the duration of the project.

    Northbound, to route 609
    From Ingram Road at Northwestern, continue on Ingram
    Left on Wurzbach Road
    Left on Van Cleave
    Left on Northwestern
    Continue regular route to 609

    Start: October 05, 2016
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  • Updated Feb. 13, 2017 – New eastbound detour delayed; previous eastbound detour still in effect

    Updated Feb. 10, 2017 with new eastbound detour effective Feb. 14, 2017

    Updated Jan. 10, 2017 with new westbound detour

    Due to a couple of projects being carried out in the downtown area, route 301 VIVA centro will be on the following detours:

    Westbound
    From Martin Street at St. Mary’s Street, continue on Martin
    Left on Main Street
    Right on Travis Street
    Continue regular route

    Eastbound (current detour, still in effect)
    From Centro Plaza, right on Frio Street
    Left on Buena Vista Street
    Right on Pecos La Trinidad Street
    Left on Nueva Street
    Left on Navarro Street
    Right on Market Street
    Continue regular route

    Start: February 13, 2017
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  • Updated Feb. 14, 2017 – The outbound detour for route 3 has been modified slightly

    Updated Feb. 9, 2017 – The detours below have been updated, effective Feb. 10, 2017 at 9 a.m.

    Updated Feb. 7, 2017 – The detours below have been updated

    Updated Feb. 6, 2017 – The detours below are now in effect, as of Feb. 6, 2017

    San Pedro Avenue between Quincy Street and Main Avenue has been closed for about one year for the construction of a traffic roundabout at Romana Plaza. All VIA bus routes that go through the area will be on the detours listed below for the duration of the construction.

    Route 90

    Eastbound
    From N. Main Ave. at E. Quincy St.
    Left on E. Quincy St.
    Right on Richmond Ave.
    Right on N. St. Mary’s St.
    Cross Navarro St.
    Continue regular route

    Westbound
    From Navarro St. at N. St. Mary’s St.
    Right on N. St. Mary’s St.
    Left on Lexington Ave.
    Left on E. Elmira St.
    Right on N. Main Ave.
    Continue regular route

    Routes 4, 95, 96, 97

    Southbound
    From San Pedro Ave. at W. Quincy St.
    Left on W. Quincy St.
    Right on Richmond Ave.
    Right on N. St. Mary’s St.
    Cross Navarro St.
    Continue regular route

    Northbound
    From Navarro St. at N. St. Mary’s St.
    Right on N. St. Mary’s St.
    Left on Lexington Ave.
    Left on E. Elmira St.
    Right on San Pedro Ave.
    Continue regular route

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Upcoming Service Changes

  • VIA Metropolitan Transit will implement several service improvements beginning May 1, 2017:

    • Route 3 will be modified to enter and exit downtown on Flores Street, due to construction at Romana Plaza.
    • Route 28 will be modified near Amanda and Yucca streets due to long-term construction.
    • Route 76 will be modified to enter and exit downtown on Flores St. due to construction at Romana Plaza.
    • Route 94 will be modified to enter Fiesta Texas only on northbound trips when the park is open. Southbound trips will remain on La Cantera Parkway.
    • Route 301 VIVA centro will be modified to travel into downtown from Centro Plaza using Buena Vista, Nueva, and Navarro streets instead of West Houston Street, due to long-term construction.
    • There will be minor schedule adjustments to the following routes: 17, 62, 64, 89, 93, 101, 550, 551.

    New pocket schedules are now available online. Printed schedules will be available at all VIA Information Centers and on buses. To see how these changes may affect your travel, use the online Personal Trip Planner up to 14 days in advance, and enter a trip date later than May 1, 2017. For more information on these service changes, call (210) 362-2020.

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  • VIA Metropolitan Transit implementará varias mejoras al servicio de transitó a partir del 1 de mayo, 2017.

    • Ruta 3 será modificada para entrar y salir del centro de San Antonio en la calle Flores debido a la construcción en la Plaza Romana.
    • Ruta 28 será modificada cerca de las calles Amanda y Yucca debido a la construcción de larga duración.
    • Ruta 76 será modificada para entrar y salir del centro de San Antonio en la calle Flores debido a la construcción en la Plaza Romana.
    • Ruta 94 será modificada para entrar a Fiesta Texas solamente en viajes hacia el norte durante los horarios del parque. Viajes hacia el sur continuarán en La Cantera Parkway.
    • Ruta 301 VIVA centro será modificada para viajar al centro de Centro Plaza utilizando las calles Buena Vista, Nueva y Navarro en lugar de la calle W. Houston debido a la construcción de larga duración.
    • Habrán modificaciones menores para las siguientes rutas: 17, 62, 64, 89, 93, 101, 550, 551.

    Nuevos horarios están disponibles en VIAinfo.net. Horarios impresos serán disponibles en todos los centros de información de VIA y en los autobuses. Para información de cómo estos cambios podrán afectar su viaje, use Trip Planner la Agenda de Viaje Personal, en la red hasta 14 días en avanzado con fecha de viaje después del 1 de mayo, 2017. Para más información sobre estos cambios de servicio, llame al (210) 362-2020.

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Notice of Bus Stop Changes

  • On Monday, July 10, 2017, the following bus stop changes will be implemented for routes 25 East Commerce Frequent and 524 General McMullen Frequent:

    86893 – East Houston at Peace Lutheran Church
    This stop, which serves route 25, will be moved 90 feet to the east.

    94697 – Cherry at East Commerce
    This stop, which serves route 25, will be moved 80 feet to the north.

    82686 – St. Cloud at John Adams
    This is a new stop to serve route 524.

    The following Monday, July 17, 2017, the stops below will be closed.

    82676 – St. Cloud at Shadwell – route 524

    94397 – Cherry at Center – route 25

    Start: July 03, 2017
    End: July 31, 2017

  • On Wednesday, April 26, 2017, bus stops at the Ingram Park & Ride serving Routes 550, 551 and 620, will be temporarily closed and relocated to Northwestern Drive.

    Routes 550/551 will share the bus stop that currently serves Route 609. Route 620 will have its own temporary stop on Northwestern Drive.

    For more information call (210) 362-2020.

     

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  • As of Wednesday, April 19, 2017, a new bus stop has been opened at the intersection of Military Drive and Dugas Road. This stop, which is labeled 96553, serves route 64, and it replaces bus stop 38857 on Ellison Drive at Military, which will be closed Tuesday, April 25, 2017.

    Also scheduled to be closed on Tuesday, April 25 are two bus stops on Culebra Road at the railroad crossing just east of I-10. Labeled 43763 and 43769, these stops serve routes 82 and 88, and they are closing due to conditions at the stops and the close proximity of other nearby stops.

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  • Construction on a new hotel at the intersection of St. Mary’s Street and Commcerce Street will begin Monday, Jan. 9, 2017. While the construction is underway (expected to last two years), the following bus stop changes will be in effect.

    89867 – St. Mary’s at Commerce
    This stop will be closed for the duration of the construction. The affected routes are 6, 24, 30, 32, 34, 36, 42, 51, 54, 67, 79, and 95.

    89807 – St. Mary’s
    This is a new temporary stop just north of the closed stop, 89867. Routes served by this stop are 6, 24, and 95.

    53777 – St. Mary’s at Houston Street
    This stop was previously closed, but it will be reopened to serve routes 54 and 67.

    89869 – Commerce at St. Mary’s
    This stop will be moved 50 feet eastward on Commerce to accomodate the construction.

    Other routes affected by the construction will continue to make stops at regular marked bus stops before and after the construction area.

    Start: January 09, 2017
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