Travelling by metro and bus will be free in Valencia on Friday, September 22, 2017 for the Day without a Car. That same day, in addition, the Town Hall Square will be closed to traffic, but the street cuts will not be taken to the neighborhoods.
Meanwhile, Metrovalencia has announced that it will leave open the validation lines, which will be out of service, to facilitate access to underground stations throughout the day and until the end of the service, which in this case will be from 05:00 to 23:00 hours, more or less.
Also, according to FGV sources, the vending machines will remain in operation and all titles, except single ticket and round trip tickets, all other tickets will be available. The initiative will also extend to the Tram of Alicante and Castellón, a novelty that was introduced two years ago.
Please note, as important events will be happening around, there will be partial strikes:
Regarding the EMT, travelling on 22nd September Friday by BUS shall also be free of cost, you will have to validate the corresponding bonus when boarding the bus, but your trip/journey won’t be deducted from your card balance. Those without a voucher will be given a single ticket at zero cost. Thus, according to company sources, this way guarantees travel insurance for those who take buses that day and, in addition, travelers are counted.
As for the closure of traffic at the City Hall square for Friday 22, Day Without Cars, it is worth mentioning that, according to traffic circumstances, cuts could be extended depending on the degree of congestion generated by the traffic that occurs in the cities. surroundings. We recommend, therefore, to be attentive to the warnings of the Center of Management of the Traffic of the City council of Valencia.
On the other hand, during the day will be carried out a series of activities for the little ones of the house, where at 10:30 hours the “Special EMT in the School” will be realized with the participation of the Superbusina and Superbus puppets and with the stellar performance of Ramonets, a rock band oriented to the children’s audience. In addition, not to forget the high school student, the same afternoon at 18:30 hours will perform the concert “Secundaria moves,” with the performance of rapper Arkano, known to be one of the best Spanish rappers in the freestyle category rap, and other special guests.
Finally, as we tell you in another article, from Sunday 16 to 23 September, there will be a dozen activities in many neighborhoods of Valencia with the Town Hall as epicenter hosting a fair of mobility from this weekend (Saturday 16 and Sunday 17, from 11:00 to 20:30 hours).
The day of “Mobility, Health and Road Safety”, the Day of the Bicycle (September 17), the free of charge in EMT and Metrovalencia on the 22nd, the closure of the town hall also on September 22; lectures, a drawing contest and workshops; and concerts, including a concert by the Orquesta de Valencia (called a Plaza de Cine), performances by Dani Miquel and Sènior i el Cor Brutal, as well as a film series.