INTERCITY BUS COMPANIES

RIO GRANDE TRAILWAYS


1948 MAP


Formed 1927 as bus subsidiary of Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad. In 1930 acquired Western Slope Motor Way which had been formed in 1926 as another bus subsidiary of Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad, operating from Grand Junction to Montrose and Durango. In 1929 Rio Grande Motor Way of Utah formed as a separate bus subsidiary of Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad, consolidated 1932 into Rio Grande Motor Way. In 1936 joined Trailways, sold 1948 to Transcontinental Bus System/Continental Trailways.


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