TRANSIT SYSTEMS IN CALIFORNIA

PRESENT AND PAST


LOS ANGELES COUNTY (MTA)

LOS ANGELES COUNTY (INDEPENDENT BUS SYSTEMS)

LOS ANGELES AREA/OUTLYING COUNTIES

SAN DIEGO/SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

SAN FRANCISCO

OAKLAND/ALAMEDA-CONTRA COSTA

SAN FRANCISCO/OUTLYING COUNTIES NORTH

SAN JOSE/SANTA CLARA AREA

SACRAMENTO AREA

CALIFORNIA COAST

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY

EASTERN CALIFORNIA

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA

Above include web links to current transit systems.


INTERURBAN AND SUBURBAN TRANSPORTATION

Bus/Early Certificates of Convenience and Necessity

Bus companies listed in reports of the California Railroad Commission.

Obscure Bus Companies/1952

The most obscure bus companies, listed in the 1952 Mass Transportation's Directory, but records of whose existence could not be found anywhere else.


California is a state which is very supportive of public transportation, which has resulted in the creation of countywide bus systems serving most counties. Many of the transit systems in California thus interconnect, enabling the possibility of long continuous interurban journeys exclusively using local transit.


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