CONVERSE, Tex. (KTSA News) — VIA Metropolitan Transit announced Monday it is moving to ‘Saturday’ schedules and is extending its fare relief period.

The transit agency said the following changes will be effective April 6th:

  • Under the adjusted schedules, all VIA bus routes will be on “Saturday” schedules Monday-Friday.
  • Routes will run their regular weekend schedules on Saturdays and Sundays.
  • VIAtrans and VIA Link will continue to operate normally.
  • Express Routes 6, 7, and 48 will run on the adjusted schedule.
  • Routes 4, 97, and 616 will have minor changes
  • Routes 16 and 65 will not operate due to Joint Base San Antonio restrictions.
  • Routes 30, 36, 42, and 515 will no longer serve the extended segments of the routes.
  • VIVA Routes 11, 40 and 301 will not operate.

VIA will be extending its fare relief policy through April 30th.  Additionally, some seats on VIA buses and vans will be removed or locked in an effort to improve distancing between riders.

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