Via Routes Changes
In an ongoing effort to enhance bus service and reliability, VIA is implementing the following service changes effective June 6, 2016:
Route 301 (Red) – This route will be modified to a new VIVA Centro route to provide west/east connections between Centro Plaza and the Robert Thompson Transit Center. This route will continue to travel east on Houston Street to Bowie Street, with service adjusted to return westbound on Travis Street.
The new VIVA Centro route will provide service to the following locations:
|UTSA Downtown Campus||Market Square|
|Tobin Center||River Walk|
|The Alamo||Shops at Rivercenter|
|Convention Center||Sunset Station|
|St. Paul Square|
Routes 305 (Blue), 333 (E) and 7 (Sightseer) – These three route will be combined into and served by a new VIVA Culture route to provide more direct connections between Southtown/King William, Downtown, The Pearl, and Broadway Reach cultural attractions. Schedules will be adjust to provide frequency of service and extended hours along some stops.
The new VIVA Culture route will provide service to the following locations:
|McNay Art Museum||The DoSeum|
|The Witte Museum||Pearl|
|San Antonio Botanical Garden||San Antonio Museum of Art|
|Brackenridge Park||The Alamo|
|San Antonio Zoo||Tobin Center|
|Blue Star Complex|
Other Service Changes/Schedule Adjustments – Routes: 9, 10, 14, 22, 43, 44, 70, 79, 640
- Route 42 will be part of the new VIVA Missions service extension to provide service to the following Missions:
- The Alamo
- Mission Concepción
- Mission San José
- Mission San Juan
- Espada (upon completion of road construction project)
- Route 614 – This route will be modified by extending service to serve Pearsall Park on Old Pearsall Road.
- Re-Pair Route 70 with Route 22 – Route 70 will interline with Route 22 through Downtown.