On-demand Transit

Shared rides in premium vehicles. Revolutionary low flat fares. Ride for the price of a latte.

Via. Smarter than the subway. Better than the bus.
Cheaper than a taxi.

  • Book a ride on your phone

  • Get picked up on your corner by a professionally chauffeured vehicle

  • Share your ride with others going the same way

  • Save cash and reduce your carbon footprint

Via is currently available in NYC and Chicago

New York

The Via Zone:

Manhattan south of 125th St
LaGuardia and JFK Airports


Mon – Fri: 6am – midnight
Sat: 10am – midnight
Sun: 10am – 9pm

Book a seat – always a low flat fare!

In Manhattan:
$5 + tax, weekdays (6am – 9pm)
$5.95 + tax, weeknights (9pm – midnight) and weekends

Traveling with friends? Additional seats are 50% off

To/from the airport:
$24.95 + tax, LaGuardia Airport
$39.95 + tax, JFK Airport
Additional seats are $5; tolls may apply


Ride weekdays, 6:30am to 9pm, anywhere in the Loop, West Loop, River North, Lincoln Park, and Lakeview (east of Sheffield).

Rides are just $3.95!

After your first 5 rides, purchase Ride Credit in your app to keep riding at the lowest fare. Not ready to buy Ride Credit and commit? A $2 pay-per-ride surcharge will apply. Click here to learn more about pricing.


  • How does Via work?

    Book a ride and in under a second our algorithms match you with a vehicle going your way. Via makes sharing with other members seamless and is nearly as fast as a taxi.

  • How long will I wait?

    Our average wait time is 5 minutes, and you’ll always get an accurate estimate of your pickup before booking. You can also track your vehicle in the app.

  • Commuter Benefits

    You can pay for Via with a variety of commuter benefits debit cards including WageWorks, TransitChek, Beniversal, eTRAC, Commuter Check, Benefit Strategies, Ameriflex, TRANServe, and Zenefits. Members using commuter benefits debit cards always ride in vehicles seating six or more.


Refer a friend & Via for free

Share your personal promo code directly through the “Refer Friends” section of the app! When your friend signs up with your code, they’ll start off with $10 of Ride Credit, and you’ll get $10 too, once they take their first ride.