SAN ANTONIO (Nov. 18, 2016) – VIA Metropolitan Transit will operate Special Event Park & Ride Service to the Ford Holiday River Parade and Lighting Ceremony on the River Walk, Friday, Nov. 25, 2016.


Park & Ride Service will be available from Crossroads Park & Ride, 151 Crossroads Blvd. Service to the downtown area begins at 5 p.m., and return service continues until 10 p.m. Passengers will be dropped off and picked up on Market Street in front of the Convention Center.


Park & Ride Service is $2.50 each way, with discounts 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 location. VIAtrans customers and children under age 5 ride free. VIA bus passes are not valid for this service, and a current student ID is required to receive the student rate.


For more information regarding VIA’s Park & Ride Service to the Holiday River Parade and Lighting Ceremony, visit or call (210) 362-2020.


VIA Metropolitan Transit provides regional multimodal transportation options that connect our community to opportunity, support economic vitality, and enhance quality of life throughout our region. VIA serves 14 member cities and the unincorporated areas of Bexar County, operating seven days a week on 90 routes. In 2015, VIA provided 42.2 million rides across the region. VIA’s AAA bond rating reflects the organization’s sound management and financial practices. for more information. Follow us,,