INTERCITY BUS ROUTES - HISTORY

WEST VIRGINIA

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.

(map also includes Virginia)

Beginning in 1921, intrastate bus service was regulated by the West Virginia Public Service Commission.


GREYHOUND BUS COMPANIES

Atlantic Greyhound Lines
Capitol Greyhound Lines
Blue Ridge Transportation Co.
West Virginia Transportation Co.

TRAILWAYS BUS COMPANIES

Consolidated Bus Lines/Consolidated Trailways

INDEPENDENT BUS COMPANIES

Reynolds Transportation Co.

Additional Bus Companies

Obscure Interurban/Intercity Bus Companies

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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