Getting around the city is convenient and accessible. A wealth of transportation services are available to help you explore to your heart’s content once you arrive in downtown San Antonio.
Ride VIA Metropolitan
VIA, the main public transport network in San Antonio, and VIVA, the system’s newest service line connects all the popular landmarks and attractions in the heart of the city, including the San Antonio Missions World Heritage Site, the Alamo, and surrounding neighborhoods like the Pearl, Downtown, Southtown, and the Broadway Cultural Corridor.
Widely available in San Antonio — Lyft and Uber are two of the most popular rideshare apps. If you’d prefer to use a local rideshare, Leep is a San Antonio-based rideshare company. We also have multiple traditional taxi companies servicing downtown San Antonio.
Scooters & Bikes
There are e-scooters and e-bikes conveniently located throughout El Centro. Jump on and jump off when you’re ready to get moving. As e-scooters and e-bikes have become increasingly popular, the City of San Antonio is committed to ensuring access to both innovative transportation options and safe sidewalks, pedestrian thoroughfares, and streets.
Downtown trolleys, constructed like old-fashioned streetcars but with rubber tires, are a fun and inexpensive way to explore the downtown area. The red, yellow, and blue trolley lines serve four routes and stop at all major downtown attractions. The fare of $1.10 is a bargain, and you can also purchase a monthly streetcar pass for $30 if you plan on becoming a regular urbanista.
If you choose to take your own ride, there’s a plethora of parking options throughout downtown.
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