The Friendly City
The Lower Rio Grande Valley Development Council provides public transportation in urbanized and non-urbanized areas of the lower Rio Grande Valley through its transit department, Valley Metro. Valley Metro operates routes in the following communities:
Alamo, Alton, Donna, Edcouch, Elsa, Edinburg, Hargill, La Blanca, La Joya, Mercedes, Mission, Palmhurst, Palmview, Pharr, San Carlos, San Juan, Sullivan City, Weslaco
Main transfer hub: McAllen Central Station (downtown McAllen)
Brownsville, Harlingen, La Feria, La Paloma, Olmito, Port Isabel, Primera, San Benito, Santa Rosa
Main transfer hub: Brownsville Market Square (downtown Brownsville)
Curb-to-curb demand response service
Service hours are typically Monday - Friday, from 6:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
Fares are $1.50 for adults (regular fare) and $0.75 for students, the elderly (60+), the disabled, and veterans. Transfers from one bus to another are free. Children under 7, as well as students from the University of Texas-Pan American, ride free with an official ID.
Click the link below to find the route map for your area.
Come out and voice your opinion for the future development of public transportation in the RGV!
For a printable version of schedule in english/spanish click this link.
Tuesday October 4, 2011
5:30 PM—7:30 PM
Willacy County Commissioner’s Court
523 W. Main Street
Wednesday October 5, 2011
2:00 PM—4:00 PM
Centro Cultural Cameron Park
2100 Gregory Avenue
5:30 PM—7:00 PM
McAllen Convention Center Board Room 1
700 Convention Center Blvd.
Thursday October 6, 2011
10:00 AM—12:00 PM
Arise Support Center
1417 S. Tower Road, Alamo, TX
5:30 PM—7:30 PM
City of Harlingen Town Hall
118 E. Tyler, Harlingen, TX