Jury duty is served at the Justice Center located at:
San Antonio, TX 78205
Jury Duty Services is located in the basement, across the hall from the cafeteria.
If you enter through the Dolorosa entrance, take stairs or elevator to the basement.
If you enter through the Nueva Street entrance, enter the Paul Elizondo Tower, walk straight, and exit to patio area. You can take the stairs to the Justice Center basement in patio area or enter the Justice Center building and take elevators.
Note: Due to downtown construction and possible road closures, you are encouraged to arrive early for jury duty to allow time to find adequate parking if you choose not to take advantage of the Bus Coupon included in your jury summons.
Riding the bus can be easier than driving your car. To use the Bus Coupon, you must have the top portion of your Jury Summons.
To determine what bus route you will need, you can call VIA at 210-362-2020, visit their websiteViaInfo.net, or useGoogle Mapsby entering your address and the Justice Center address and then clicking the bus icon:.
Ellis Alley Park & Ride
One alternative to parking in the immediate Courthouse area is to park free at VIA’s Ellis Alley Park and Ride lot at St. Paul’s Square. From there you are able to catch a VIA streetcar to the Courthouse and use your Bus Coupon to ride free. To use the Bus Coupon, you must have the top portion of your Jury Summons.
There is parking available in the downtown area but it can fill up on high traffic days. It is advised that you arrive early enough to obtain a parking space in a nearby garage.
Parking reimbursement is not provided by the Central Jury Room. Nor is the Central Jury Room responsible for any parking tickets obtained by the individual.
Parking at the parking meters is not advised. The Courts cannot allow anyone to leave the courtroom to insert change in the meters.
Bexar County Parking Garage
There is a $2.00 maximum charge at the Bexar County Parking Garage with ticket validation from the Central Jury Room for the first day of Jury Service. After the first day, standard parking rates apply and are posted at the entrance of the parking garage. Parking space is limited and there is no guarantee of parking space availability.
There is parking for persons with disabilities around the elevators on every floor of the Bexar County Parking Garage.
There are no in-and-out privileges.
Standard rates apply for non-validated parking.
Other Downtown Parking Lots
Parking rates for lots around the Justice Center are set at the discretion of the owner, not Bexar County (except for the Bexar County Parking Garage).