Service offers round-trip to Alamodome for just $5
SAN ANTONIO (Jan. 4, 2018) — VIA Metropolitan Transit will provide convenient and affordable Park & Ride Service to the U.S. Army All-American Bowl and San Antonio Sports All-Star Football Game, Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, when the top high school football players in the city and nation take the field at the Alamodome.
The U.S. Army All-American Bowl begins at noon, and the All-Star Game begins at 5 p.m. Park & Ride Service to the Alamodome will be provided from the Crossroads Park & Ride beginning at 10 a.m., and will continue operating until one hour after the All-Star Game ends.
VIA’s Park & Ride Service is only $2.50 each way with discounted fares for children, seniors, students, and active-duty military. Cash and credit cards are accepted at the Park & Ride location. Customers can also conveniently pre-purchase tickets on their smartphones with the free VIA goMobile app. VIAtrans customers and children under age 5 ride free. VIA bus passes are not valid for Park & Ride Service.
In addition to the Park & Ride Service, VIA Prímo (100) and VIVA centro (301) will be on alternate routes to serve the Robert Thompson Transit Station at the Alamodome, beginning at 10 a.m. and continuing for one hour after the second game. The regular bus fare of $1.30 will apply. Unlimited Day Passes are available on the bus for $2.75. VIA bus passes will be accepted for trips on Prímo and VIVA. For more about VIA’s Park & Ride Service, or to plan your trip, visit VIAinfo.net.
About VIA Metropolitan Transit
VIA provides regional multimodal transportation options that connect our community to opportunity, support economic vitality, and enhance quality of life throughout our region. VIA, recognized by the Texas Transit Association in 2016 as the outstanding Metro Transit Authority of the year, serves 14 member cities and the unincorporated areas of Bexar County, operating seven days a week on 90 routes. Last year, VIA provided 40 million rides across the region. VIA’s AAA bond rating reflects the organization’s sound management and financial practices. Visit VIAinfo.net for more information. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
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