San Antonio Municipal Court
Shared Court Modules
Location
Municipal Courthouse
In Person @
Municipal Courthouse
Physical Address:
401 S. Frio (map)
San Antonio, TX 78207-4432
Hours:
Monday - Friday:
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Hours will vary for specific courts

Holiday Hours:
The Municipal Courthouse will be closed on the City of San Antonio Holidays.
General Information:
210.207.8970

Parking:
Is available in front of the Courthouse ($4.00 Flat Rate, No In/Out)
Payment Options Hours Payments Accepted
Cashiers Monday - Friday:
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Cash
  • Personal Check (Not Temporary)
    NOTE: There is a $30 fee for all returned checks
  • Money Order
  • Cashier's Check
  • Major Credit Card
Partial Payment or Payment Plan accepted at this location.

Other Payment Options may be available.
Drop Box
(Located in Front of Building)
24-Hour
  • Personal Check (Not Temporary)
    NOTE: There is a $30 fee for all returned checks
  • Money Order
Magistrate Office 24-Hour NOTE: Payment of Fine Only
  • Cash
  • Money Order
  • Cashier's Check
  • Major Credit Card
Other Court Hours, Locations, &
Payment Accepted
When You Must Appear at the
Municipal Courthouse

Depending on your ticket (citation) and how you plan to handle it, you maybe able to use alternative payment options and court locations:

Online Online

You must appear on the court date and time of your citation or summons. If you contest your violation, you may request that the court set your case for trial. If you do not contest the violation, you may be able to resolve your violation by requesting a driver safety course, deferred disposition, a partial payment, payment plan or community service.

You must appear at the Municipal Courthouse for the following:

  • If you need to plead not guilty and set your case for trial
  • If you need an extension to pay your fine
  • If you need an extension to complete classes/community service hours assigned to you by the Judge
  • If you need to reset your court date
  • If your ticket does not qualify to be resolved online
Additional Services
Administrative Citations
Service Hours & Payment Locations
Service Hours Accepted Payment Locations
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Hearings:
Please refer to your citation or summons for date & time.
Payments for Administrative Citations accepted at:
Class C Misdemeanors & Hearings
Service Hours & Payment Locations
Service Hours Accepted Payment Locations
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Hearings:
Please refer to your citation or summons for date & time.
Payments for Class C Misdemeanors accepted at:
Online Online
Juvenile Related Information/Services
Service Hours & Payment Locations
Service Hours Accepted Payment Locations
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Hearings:
Please refer to your citation or summons for date & time.
Payments for Juvenile Related Services accepted at:
Parking Tickets (Citations) & Hearings
Service Hours & Payment Locations
Service Hours Accepted Payment Locations
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Hearings:
The hours of 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m., or 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. for a hearing.

NOTE: Paying parking tickets or having disabled ticket reductions processed can be completed at the Cashier during published Cashier Hours.
Payments for Parking Tickets (Citations) accepted at:
Online Online
Traffic Tickets (Citations) & Hearings
Service Hours & Payment Locations
Service Hours Accepted Payment Locations
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Hearings:
Please refer to your citation or summons for date & time.
Payments for Traffic Tickets (Citations) accepted at:
Online Online
Location
Satellite Court
In Person @
Satellite Court


Effective November 26, 2014, the Satellite Court will be closed permanently.
Location
Kiosk Court
In Person @
Kiosk Court
Physical Address:
  • H-E-B Plus!
    10718 Potranco Rd. (map )
    San Antonio, TX 78251
    (near Loop 1604)
     
  • H-E-B
    3323 SE Military Dr. (map)
    San Antonio, TX 78223
    (near IH 37)
     
  • H-E-B
    14087 O'Connor Rd. (map)
    San Antonio, TX 78247
    (at Nacogdoches)
Hours:
Monday - Friday:
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Saturday:
8:00a.m. - 12:00 noon

Holiday Hours:
The Kiosk Courts will be closed on the City of San Antonio Holidays.
Using Kiosk Court NOT Allowed to use
Kiosk Court
Payments Accepted
You may choose to use the Kiosk Court for the following:
  • Received a traffic ticket citation from the City of San Antonio
  • Intend to plead Guilty or Nolo Contendere
  • MUST be the person named on the citation
  • Be prepared to pay fees/fines as ordered by the Judge
You cannot use the Kiosk Court if any of the following are true:
  • Intend to plead Not Guilty to a traffic citations from the City of San Antonio
  • You will be represented by an attorney
  • Your name is not the name of the person named on the citation
  • You are not prepared to pay fees/fines as ordered by the Judge.
  • Major Credit Card
Location
By Mail
By Mail

Mailing Address:
City of San Antonio Municipal Court
Office of the Presiding Judge
401 S. Frio St. (map)
San Antonio, TX 78207-4432

Using Payment By Mail NOT Allowed to
pay by Mail
Payments Accepted
  • You may make a request in writing to the Court BEFORE your court date as assigned on your citation or summons.
  • It is recommended that the Court receive your correspondence at least 5 days before your court date.
  • Pursuant to Code of Criminal Proc. Art. 27.14 a payment of a fine constitutes a plea of Nolo Contendere, a waiver of a jury trial and a finding of Guilty.
  • If defendant has not been adjudicated (seen by a Judge).
Payment Accepted - payable to the City of San Antonio:
  • Personal Check (Not Temporary) — There is a $30 fee for all returned checks
  • Money Order
  • Cashier's Check
  • Payments mailed must be postmarked on or before your court appearance date or a warrant will be issued for your arrest.
  • A $50 warrant fee will be assessed for tickets in warrant status.
  • Cases sent to the Department of Public Safety for failure to appear will incur a $30 delinquent fee.
Location
Online
Online
Using Online Payment NOT Allowed to
pay Online
Payments Accepted
The Online Payment System allows you to resolve certain cases without the necessity of a court appearance for some Traffic, Misdemeanor and Parking Citations. You may request and receive Deferred Disposition (Probation) or a Driver Safety Course to have your citation dismissed.

  • REQUIRES you to waive your right to jury trial and enter a plea of Guilty or Nolo Contendere
  • Paying your traffic ticket using our online payment system will result in a conviction on your driving record. A conviction will not be reported if you successfully complete Deferred Disposition (Probation) or a Driver Safety Course.
  • If you wish to contest your citation. You MUST appear in court on the date and time stated on the citation.
Proceed to Online Payments:
  • If a Judge has granted a partial payment plan
  • Major Credit Card - An online convenience fee of $4.00 will be added to every online payment transaction.
** Information on this website is not to be construed as legal advice.