Join communities across the country and celebrate National Dump the Pump Day on June  21, 2018. Give up your car for a day, a week, or a year and contribute to cleaner air and less congestion for our region.

What’s in it for you?

More cash in your pocket and and a cleaner environment.

3 Reasons to Dump the Pump

1. Public Transportation saves you money.

Did you know? A two-person household can save, on average, nearly $10,000 a year by downsizing to one car.

Calculate your savings here. Ch-ching!  

2. Fewer cars means cleaner air.

Did you know? Communities that invest in public transit reduce the nation’s carbon emissions by 37 million metric tons annually.

Use this handy carbon-saving calculator to see how it all adds up. 

3. Save time. Lots of time.

Did you know? Public transportation use for just one year in most major metro areas can save 865 million hours of travel time and 450 million gallons of fuel.

Plan your trip now!

Use VIA’s new Trip Planner!

You can also call (210) 362-2020 to get help planning your trip.


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