Special Event Park & Ride Service offers round trip to Alamodome for $5, including game-day service from UIW campus on Aug. 31
VIA Metropolitan Transit will kick off the 2019 Roadrunner Football Season with Special Event Park & Ride Service to all home games beginning Aug. 31, 2019, when the University of Texas at San Antonio takes on the University of the Incarnate Word Cardinals. VIA’s special event service is convenient and affordable with roundtrip travel to the Alamodome for just $5.
NOTE: Special Event Park & Ride Service will be available from the University of the Incarnate Word campus for the game on Saturday, Aug. 31. Riders can board at the AT&T Parking Lot along E. Hildebrand, directly .across the street for the UIW entrance. (SEE MAP)
Special event service to UTSA home games will be provided from the Crossroads Park & Ride (151 Crossroads Blvd.) and the Madla Transit Center (1584 Cantrell Drive). Service will begin two and a half hours before game time, and return service will run for one hour after each game. The special event fare is $2.50 each way with discounted fares available for children, seniors, students, and active-duty military. Pre-purchase tickets on VIA’s new goMobile app, available to download free on Apple and Android devices. Cash and credit cards are accepted at Park & Ride locations. VIAtrans customers and children under age 5 ride free. VIA bus passes are not valid for this service.
Service for UTSA students and their families will also be available at the UTSA Main Campus (pick up at the UTSA Oval on Devine Avenue) on route 93 Alamodome Express. This route will travel directly to the Alamodome. The fare is $2.75 for a Day Pass, and UTSA students ride free with VIA’s U-Pass.
In addition to the special event service, VIA Prímo (100) and VIVA centro (301) will be detoured to serve the Robert Thompson Transit Center at the Alamodome, beginning two and a half hours before game time and continuing for one hour after the conclusion of each game. Regular bus fare of $1.30 per trip (65 cents for students) will apply. Day Passes are available on the bus for $2.75 and are good for unlimited rides on the day of activation. VIA bus passes will be accepted for trips on Prímo and VIVA centro.