INTERCITY BUS ROUTES - HISTORY

MINNESOTA

Intercity Bus Map/1976

Color coded map shows intercity bus routes in existence in 1976.

Blue indicates Greyhound, red indicates Trailways. Additional colors indicate significant independent bus companies, and are identified with labels. Black indicates smaller independent companies.

Thin blue or red lines indicate routes which were once part of Greyhound or Trailways, but later transferred to independent bus companies.

Beginning in 1925, intrastate bus service was regulated by the Minnesota Railroad & Warehouse Commission.


GREYHOUND BUS COMPANIES

Northland Greyhound Lines

INDEPENDENT BUS COMPANIES

Jefferson Transportation Co.
Northern Transportation Co.
Southwestern Stages
Triangle Transportation Co.

Additional Bus Companies

Obscure Interurban/Intercity Bus Companies

Minneapolis/St. Paul Area
Additional Areas

The most obscure bus companies, not listed in the Russell's Guide but mentioned in the 1952 Mass Transportation's Directory, or sometimes mentioned in the WPA Federal Writers Project/American Guide Series books.


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