INTERCITY BUS ROUTES - HISTORY

NEBRASKA

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 1927, intrastate bus service was regulated by the Nebraska State Railway Commission, later the Nebraska Public Service Commission.


GREYHOUND BUS COMPANIES

Overland Greyhound Lines

TRAILWAYS BUS COMPANIES

Burlington Transportation Co./Burlington Trailways
Missouri Pacific Bus Lines/Missouri Pacific Trailways
Santa Fe Trail Transportation/Santa Fe Trailways

INDEPENDENT BUS COMPANIES

Jack Rabbit Lines

Additional Bus Companies

Early Certificates of Convenience and Necessity

Bus companies listed in Annual Reports of the Nebraska State Railway Commission.

Obscure Interurban/Intercity Bus Companies

Omaha
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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