SAN ANTONIO (April 16, 2018) — VIA Metropolitan Transit bus routes and information centers will operate on the following special schedule on Friday, April 27, 2018 in observance of the Battle of Flowers holiday:

• Bus routesFiesta schedule (detours will be in effect for the Battle of Flowers Parade)
• Information line, (210) 362-2020 – 6 a.m. – 10 p.m.
• Downtown Information Center – 7 a.m. – noon
• All other information centers – Closed

For assistance in planning trips with VIA, customers may visit, or call 210-362-2020. They may also purchase passes and plan trips with the user-friendly VIA goMobile app. Passengers can simply show their phone screen to the operator when boarding. The free app is available on Apple and Android smartphones.

Park & Ride Service will be available to the Battle of Flowers Parade


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