Parking and Transportation
From buses to boats and cars to cycles, getting to and around downtown has never been easier. Explore your options below.
Download a pdf of the Downtown Parking Map
(last updated 05/2012)
To view metered parking areas, please download the City of San Antonio Parking Meter Map
You may also want to visit the City of San Antonio Center City Development & Operations Department website for city parking information.
Buses and large vehicles should visit the CVB site and download the "tour or school bus parking map" for more details, or call the Downtown Operations department at (210) 207-3677
Parking downtown is provided by the City and several independent private companies. Due to the fact that it is a competitive market, pricing for parking changes and we are unable to publish pricing. Please call the numbers below to inquire about cost.
|City of San Antonio
VIA Metropolitan Transit
|Central Parking System
|Classified Parking System
The Downtown Wayfinding System is color-coded into 10 street level districts based on recognizable landmarks. Street level entrances to the Riverwalk level are clearly marked, and an elevator is located at the streetcar station on Commerce/Alamo Streets. Most river level activity takes place on the horseshoe-shaped area west of Alamo St.
Via Public Transportation*
VIA buses operate seven days a week from 4 a.m. to 1 a.m. There are 6,994 bus stops along 90 bus lines, which are divided into five service categories: frequent, metro, express, skip, and streetcar.
(New! Use Google Maps to locate public transportation routes. Click get directions, then use drop down menu for "by public transportation.")
New! Look for bike parking on any of the maps on our site!
PediCabsA bicycle built for 2...or 3...a bicyclist will pull you and a friend around town. Great for short distances!
Yellow Cab San Antonio*: (210) 222-2222
Rio San Antonio Cruises*
*Link will take you to an external site
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