Service Alerts

VIA services are occasionally detoured due to construction, severe weather or other conditions that prevent us from safely operating the normal route. The list below describes the current service disruptions and detours. Please note that circumstances beyond our control may require us to change our services without notice. Call VIA Customer Service at (210) 362-2020 to verify the most current information. Up-to-date information, including service alerts, are also available on VIA’s Facebook and Twitter pages.

Detours in Effect

  • The San Antonio Water System is working on a project that will cause intermittent road closures in the vicinity of Walters Street at Commerce Street for a few weeks. When the closures are in effect, so are the following detours for route 515 Southcross.

    Northbound
    From Walters at Commerce, right on Commerce
    Left on Grimes Street
    Left on Center Street
    Right on Walters
    Continue regular route

    Southbound
    From Walters at Center, left on Center
    Right on Grimes
    Right on Commerce
    Left on Walters
    Continue regular route

     

    Start: August 14, 2018
    End: September 04, 2018

  • Due to a paving project, route 28 Porter will be on detours until further notice.

    Outbound
    From Porter Street at Peidmont Avenue, right on Piedmont
    Left on Denver Boulevard
    Left on New Braunfels Avenue
    Right on Porter
    Continue regular route

    Inbound
    From Porter at New Braunfels, right on New Braunfels
    Left on Delmar Street
    Left on Aransas Avenue
    Left on Peidmont
    Right on Porter
    Continue regular route

     

    Start: August 14, 2018
    End: December 31, 2018

  • Due to a Public Works project, the following detours will be in place for 20 New Braunfels Frequent through September 2018.

    Outbound
    From Josephine Street at Broadway Street, right on Broadway
    Left on Grayson Street
    Right on Austin Street
    Continue regular route

    Inbound
    From Austin at Grayson, left on Grayson
    Right on Broadway
    Left on Josephine
    Continue regular route

     

    Start: August 14, 2018
    End: September 30, 2018

  • Due to ongoing construction, route 651 Deco District/Castle Hills will be on the following detours until further notice.

    Northbound
    From Mariposa Drive at Santa Paula Avenue, left on Santa Paula
    Right on Gardina
    Right on Buckeye Avenue
    Right on Basse Road
    Continue regular route

    Southbound
    From Basse at Neer, continue on Basse
    Left on Buckeye
    Left on Mariposa
    Continue regular route

    Start: August 07, 2018
    End: December 31, 2018

  • Due to a project by a private contractor, route 509 Hildebrand will be on the following detours until further notice.

    Eastbound
    From Shadwell Drive at Colleen Drive, right on Colleen
    Left on John Page Drive
    Left on Wild Cherry Drive
    Right on Alexander Hamilton Drive
    Right on Cheryl Drive
    Continue regular route

    Westbound
    From Cheryl at Alexander Hamilton, left on Alexander Hamilton
    Right on Colleen
    Left on Shadwell
    Continue regular route

    Start: August 07, 2018
    End: December 31, 2018

  • Construction activities in Converse have made it necessary to place route 21 Kirby/Converse on detour until further notice.

    Outbound
    From FM 1516 at FM 78, right on FM 78
    Left on Converse Center Street
    Right on S. Seguin Road
    Continue regular route

     

    Start: July 10, 2018
    End: December 31, 2018

  • Due to ongoing construction, route 651 Deco District/Castle Hills will be on the following detours until further notice.

    Outbound
    From Neer Avenue at San Francisco Street, right on San Francisco
    Left on Santa Paula Avenue
    Left on Pasadena Street
    Right on Neer
    Continue regular route

    Inbound
    From Neer at Pasadena, left on Pasadena
    Right on Santa Paula
    Right on San Francisco
    Left on Neer
    Continue regular route

    Start: July 03, 2018
    End: December 31, 2018

  • Route changes and stop closures in the Downtown San Antonio area due to major construction in the area which begun June 25, 2018 and will continue for up to two years. The City of San Antonio’s street improvements project will affect travel on Commerce Street between North Santa Rosa Avenue and North St. Mary’s Street. Lane closures will also occur on Buena Vista Street/Dolorosa and West Cesar E. Chavez Boulevard between South Santa Rosa Avenue and South Frio Street. VIA service will be detoured to alternate routes during this time. A map of expected changes is provided below.

    While on detour please note the texting service (52020), automated trip planning and next bus digital signage will not be accurate for stops and routes affected.

    Detours to the following routes went into effect June 25:
    2, 3, 9, 10, 17, 21, 22, 24, 25, 26, 34, 42, 51, 70, 75, 77, 82, 88, 93, 94, and 100.

    Visit our Downtown Detours Page for detailed information.

    Start: June 27, 2018
    End: June 30, 2020

  • UPDATE: 6/25/2018 – Timeline extended for hotel construction work at St. Mary’s and Commerce.

    Construction at the intersection of St. Mary’s and Commerce Streets performed by from May 6, 2018 to Mid August will have several VIA bus routes on varying detours, which are listed. The table below shows bus stop closures affected by the construction, as well as corresponding temporary stops.

    Routes 28, 30, 32, 36, 54, 67, 95, and 97
    From St. Mary’s at Martin, right on Martin
    Left on Flores
    Left on Dolorosa
    Continue onto Market
    Right on St. Mary’s
    Continue regular route

    Routes 6, 7, and 79
    From Martin at St. Mary’s, continue on Martin
    Left on Flores
    Left on Dolorosa
    Continue onto Market
    Right on St. Mary’s
    Continue regular route

    Routes 2 to 34, 82 to 51, and 88 to 42
    From Flores at Pecan, continue on Flores
    Left on Dolorosa
    Continue onto Market
    Right on St. Mary’s
    Continue regular route

    The table below shows routes that travel along St. Mary’s Street and are affected by the construction at St. Mary’s and Commerce streets. Some stops are closed and have corresponding temporary stops.

    Route 6
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stops
    79977 - St. Mary's at Pecan79879 - Martin at St. Mary's
    89377 - St. Mary's at Travis (farside)79879 - Martin at St. Mary's
    89807 - St. Mary's at Crockett81726 - Navarro at Crockett
    Route 7
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stops
    79977 - St. Mary's at Pecan79879 - Martin at St. Mary's
    89377 - St. Mary's at Travis (farside)79879 - Martin at St. Mary's
    89807 - St. Mary's at Crockett81726 - Navarro at Crockett
    Route 9
    Stops Regular Stops
    79823 - Pecan at SoledadNo Change
    79973 - Pecan at St. Mary'sNo Change
    Route 10
    Stops Regular Stops
    79823 - Pecan at SoledadNo Change
    79973 - Pecan at St. Mary'sNo Change
    Route 28
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stops
    89277 - St. Mary's at Travis (nearside)79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    89807 - St. Mary's at Crockett91223 - Market at Presa
    Route 30
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stops
    79977 - St. Mary's at Pecan79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    89377 - St. Mary's at Travis (farside)79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    Route 32
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stop
    89277 - St. Mary's at Travis (nearside)79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    Route 34
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stop
    89377 - St. Mary's at Travis (farside)88586 - Flores at Pecan
    79823 - Pecan at Soledad88586 - Flores at Pecan
    79973 - Pecan at St. Mary's88586 - Flores at Pecan
    Route 36
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stop
    79977 - St. Mary's at Pecan79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    89377 - St. Mary's at Travis (farside)79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    Route 42
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stop
    89377 - St. Mary's at Travis (farside)88586 - Flores at Pecan
    79823 - Pecan at Soledad88586 - Flores at Pecan
    79973 - Pecan at St. Mary's88586 - Flores at Pecan
    Route 51
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stop
    89377 - St. Mary's at Travis (farside)88586 - Flores at Pecan
    79823 - Pecan at Soledad88586 - Flores at Pecan
    79973 - Pecan at St. Mary's88586 - Flores at Pecan
    Route 54
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stop
    89277 - St. Mary's at Travis (nearside)79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    53777 - St. Mary's at Houston79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    Route 67
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stop
    89277 - St. Mary's at Travis (nearside)79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    53777 - St. Mary's at Houston79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    Route 79
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stop
    79977 - St. Mary's at Pecan79879 - Martin at St. Mary's
    89377 - St. Mary's at Travis (farside)79879 - Martin at St. Mary's
    Route 95
    Stops ClosedTemporary Stop
    89277 - St. Mary's at Travis (nearside)79877 - St. Mary's at Martin
    89807 - St. Mary's at Crockett81726 - Navarro at Crockett
    Route 301
    Stops Regular Stops
    79977 - St. Mary's at PecanNo Change
    89277 - St. Mary's at Travis (nearside)No Change

    Start: May 14, 2018
    End: August 31, 2018

  • Due to ongoing construction, route 505 Basse will be on three sets of detours until further notice.

    Set 1

    Eastbound
    From Eisenhauer Road at Kingston Drive, right on Kingston
    Left on Diamondhead Drive
    Left on Glendora Avenue
    Left on Eisenhauer
    Right on Dell Oak Drive
    Continue regular route

    Set 2

    Eastbound
    From Dell Oak at Lanark Drive, right on Lanark
    Left on Elkhorn Drive
    Left on Overland Drive
    Left on Lakeshore Drive
    Right on Hartline Drive
    Continue regular route

    Westbound
    From Hartline at Lakeshore, left on Lakeshore
    Right on Overland
    Right on Elkhorn
    Right on Lanark
    Left on Dell Oak
    Continue regular route

     

    Start: May 09, 2018
    End: June 09, 2019

  • Due to construction in the area, route 70 Cesar Chavez will be on the following detours through August 2018.

    Outbound
    From Cesar Chavez Boulevard at Navidad Street, right on Navidad
    Left on Saunders Avenue
    Left on Zarzamora Street
    Right on Cesar Chavez
    Continue regular route

    Inbound
    From Cesar Chavez at Zarzamora, left on Zarzamora
    Right on Saunders
    Right on Navidad
    Left on Cesar Chavez
    Continue regular route

    Start: May 09, 2018
    End: August 31, 2018

Upcoming Service Changes

  • The following routes and/or schedules will be modified to adjust for recent lane/road closures in the Downtown area:

    17, 21, 22, 24, 25, 26, 70, 75, 77, 93, 94, 100 and all lineup routes

    Routes with other service changes include:

    2, 4, 5, 7, 9, 10, 11, 14, 20, 28, 30, 32, 34, 36, 42, 43, 44, 46, 48, 51, 62, 64, 66, 67, 68, 76, 79, 82, 88, 89, 90, 96, 97, 520, 550/551, 640, 641 and 642

    See the detailed August Service Changes here.

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Temporary Service Disruptions

    There are no temporary service disruptions.

Notice of Bus Stop Changes

  • On Monday, July 30, 2018 the following bus stop changes will go into effect:

    Stop 92899 – Starcrest at Skyblue
    This is a new bus stop that will serve route 648.

    Stop 24959 – Woodlawn at Grant
    This stop, which serves route 90, is being moved from the near side of the intersection to the far side.

    In addition to the stop changes above, the following two bus stops will be closed on Thursday, August 2:

    Stop 92929 – Bitters opposite Blanche Coker, route 648 (nearest service is at new stop on Starcrest at Skyblue)

    Stop 31497 – S. St. Mary’s opposite Florida, routes 34 and 42 (nearest service is on S. St. Mary’s at Barbe)

    Start: July 26, 2018
    End: August 31, 2018

Proposed Service Changes

    There are no current proposed service changes.