Please help us keep our city clean, safe and beautiful by following these Motor
coach Regulations (which includes Charter and Sightseeing vehicles).
Motor Coaches may discharge waste only at permitted facilities Under City
ordinance, illegal dumping on land or in waterways is prohibited. Violators will
incur fine. Additional legal action may also result.
Motor Coaches may only load and/or unload passengers at the numbered
stops featured on the map inside and identified by special signs, or at designated
areas at hotels, restaurants and other attractions. The loading and/or unloading
of passengers should be completed as expeditiously as possible and should not
exceed 30 minutes.
Motor Coaches may not park or stand anywhere except in these designated
While in the parking areas, Motor Coaches may not idle engines for more than
10 minutes prior to their time of departure. Under certain weather conditions
Motor Coaches will be allowed to idle their engines longer.
To ensure the safety of the riding public on double-decker buses, children 10 or
younger may only be allowed on the upper level when accompanied by an adult.
Passengers are not allowed to stand In the upper level of a double-decker bus
while the bus is moving.
City of San Antonio licenses are not required for Motor Coaches that
transport passengers to the City from other destinations or from the City to