SAN ANTONIO (March 21, 2016) – VIA Metropolitan Transit will offer Special Event Park & Ride service for participants in the 19th Annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure at the Alamodome, 100 Montana St., on Saturday, April 9, 2016.
VIA’s Park & Ride service to the Race for the Cure will be offered from the Crossroads Park & Ride, 151 Crossroads Blvd., and Heroes Stadium, 4799 Thousand Oaks Dr. Service to the Alamodome will begin at 6 a.m., and return service will run until 11 a.m.
The fare is $2.50 each way with discounted fares available for children, seniors, students, and active-duty military members in uniform or with a VIA Reduced Fare ID. Cash and credit cards are accepted at the Park & Ride locations. VIAtrans customers and children under age 5 ride free. VIA bus passes are not valid for this service.
In addition to the Park & Ride service, VIA Primo will be detoured to serve the Robert Thompson Transit Station at the Alamodome, beginning at 6 a.m. and continuing until 11 a.m. The regular bus fare of $1.30 will apply, and VIA bus passes will be accepted for trips on Primo.
For more information regarding VIA’s special event service to the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, customers may call (210) 362-2020 or visit www.VIAinfo.net.
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