VIA Park & Ride Service always just $5 roundtrip

SAN ANTONIO (March 19, 2018) — VIA Metropolitan Transit will run convenient Park & Ride service to the 2018 NCAA March Madness Music Festival at Hemisfair and Final Four Fan Fest at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, March 30 to April 1, 2018. The affordable, easy-to-use service will connect from Crossroads Park & Ride, 151 Crossroads Blvd.; Blossom Athletic Center, 12002 Jones Maltsberger Rd.; and Madla Park & Ride, 1584 Cantrell Drive.

Park & Ride Special Event Service will be available from all three locations during the following times:
• Friday, March 30, 2-11 p.m.
• Saturday, March 31, Noon-11 p.m.
• Sunday, April 1, 1-11 p.m.

Drop-off and pick-up location: E. Houston Street at Avenue E.

Special Event Park & Ride Service fare is only $2.50 each way with discounted fares available for children, seniors, students, and active-duty military. Cash and credit cards are accepted at the Park & Ride locations. Customers may also conveniently pre-purchase tickets on the free VIA goMobile app. VIAtrans customers and children under age 5 ride free. VIA bus passes are not valid for Special Event Park & Ride Service.

For more information regarding VIA’s service to the March Madness Music Festival, call (210) 362-2020, or visit

For information on the NCAA bag policy, CLICK HERE.


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 92 routes. Last year, VIA provided nearly 40 million rides across the region. VIA’s AAA bond rating reflects the organization’s sound management and financial practices. Visit for more information. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.


CONTACT: Lorraine Pulido, Ph.D.
c 210-380-6895