The smartest, most affordable way to get around Birmingham.

Shared Taxi Service in Birmingham, AL.  Book rides from your phone, get picked up in minutes

Take a ride with Via and get on-demand shared rides in Downtown and the East Side for $1.50 or less.

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"Right at your fingertips and just minutes away. It’s been a great experience and has changed my life for the better.”"

– Jeremy McNair, Via Birmingham rider

Like a rideshare, but better.

Get on-demand, convenient and affordable rides to work, school, entertainment, health, government and many more services in two convenient areas in Birmingham, AL: Downtown and the East Side Zone. 

Via Birmingham is the city’s on-demand transportation service. When you’re ready to go, simply book a ride within either the City Center zone or the new East Side zone and we'll get you there with ease. Commute, explore the sights, or get just about anywhere you need without breaking the bank.



$1.50 per ride.

Additional passengers ride for only $0.75 each.


Service hours: 

City Center

Monday to Friday 6am - 11pm 

Saturday 10am - 11pm

Nighttime zone available from 7pm - 11pm

East Side

Monday to Friday 6am - 8pm 

Saturday 10am - 8pm


Easy ways to pay:

Credit or debit card only.



Wheelchair accessible vehicles are available.*

How to ride Via Birmingham.

3 easy steps to get on board in no time.

1. Create an account

2. Book a ride.

3. Meet your driver.

Download the Via app from your preferred app store and follow the simple signup steps.

Enter your pickup and dropoff address.  Choose the ride that works for you by tapping Book This Ride.  

Check out the app to find out exactly where to meet the vehicle. It may be a short walk from where you are, but it makes the journey faster.

*Tap the accessibility icon in your profile to be able to request wheelchair vehicles.

No smartphone? No problem!Book a ride by calling 205-236-0768.

Take your first ride today.

Any questions? Call us at 205-236-0768 or email us at

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