VIA Metropolitan Transit

VIA Metropolitan Transit is San Antonio's public transportation agency offering service throughout the city including service within the downtown area.

Get Downtown from the Airport:

Frequency may vary throughout the day and on weekends. Download the Route 5 bus schedule here. ** Bus transfers are available for an additional $ .15

Once in the downtown area, VIA's VIVA service offers stops to or near most hotels, restaurants, the convention center and many visitor hot spots. Three distinct VIVA routes connect riders with historic places, opportunities to learn and discover, classic and contemporary art, and popular and entertainment spots.

For added convenience, VIA offers a $2.75 Day Pass for purchase on the bus, online, on your smartphone and in advance of your trip. A Day Pass is good for unlimited rides on all regular bus and service for the one day indicated on the pass. The Day Pass will be activated the first time boarding the bus. Download VIA's goMobile app on your smartphone to purchase your passes or plan your trips.

For more details on bus schedules and fares, visit or call 1.866.362.2020.

*All schedules and fares are subject to change.