On-demand Transit

Shared rides in premium vehicles.
Revolutionary low flat fares – nearly always just $5 a ride!

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

Ride weekdays, 6:30am to midnight
Via anywhere in Manhattan south of 110th St.

Rides from 6:30am to 9pm are $5 plus tax

Rides from 9pm to midnight are $7.95 plus tax


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

Rides are $5

  • 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.

  • How much does Via cost?

    Rides from 6:30am to 9pm are $5 plus tax when you prepay (just buy Ride Credit in the app) or $7 plus tax when you pay-per-ride. Rides from 9pm to midnight (NYC only) are $7.95 plus tax when you prepay or $9.95 plus tax when you pay-per-ride. Members with a commuter benefits debit card can use it to pay with pre-tax $.

  • 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 and TRANServe. 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.