TRANSIT SYSTEMS IN IDAHO

BOISE AREA


Boise

1891-1903 - Boise Rapid Transit Co.
1903-1907 - Boise Traction Co.
1907-1912 - Boise Railroad Co.
1912-1915 - Idaho Railway Light & Power Co.
1915-1917 - Boise Railroad Co.
1917-1921 - Boise Railway Co.
1921-1947 - Boise Street Car Co.
1947 - streetcars replaced with buses operated by new company

After 1947 - Boise Bus Co.
1977-2002 - Boise Urban Stages (B.U.S.)

Caldwell

1907-1910 - Caldwell Interurban Railway Co.
1910-1924 - Caldwell Traction Co.
1924-1928 - Idaho Traction Co.
1928 - streetcars discontinued

Private bus co. in 1952 - Caldwell Bus Co.

Nampa

Private bus co. in 1952 - Nampa City Lines

CURRENT TRANSIT SYSTEM (SINCE 2002)
Valley Ride

HISTORIC INTERURBAN RAILWAYS
Boise Valley Traction/Caldwell Traction


SMALLER CITIES

Idaho Falls

Private bus co. in 1952 - Idaho Falls Motor Coach Co.

Lewiston

1908-1910 - Lewiston & Southeastern Electric Railway Co.
1915-1929 - Lewiston-Clarkston Transit Co.
1926 - buses introduced
1929 - streetcars discontinued

Private bus co. in 1952 - Chapin's Transit

HISTORIC INTERURBAN RAILWAY
Lewiston-Clarkston (1915-1929)

Pocatello

Private bus co. in 1952 - Tarr Bus Lines

Sandpoint

1909-1917 - Sandpoint & Interurban Railway Co.
1917 - streetcars discontinued

HISTORIC INTERURBAN RAILWAY
Sandpoint-Kootenai (1909-1917)

Twin Falls

1910's-1915 - Twin Falls Railway Co.
1915-1919 - Twin Falls Railroad Co.
1919 - streetcars discontinued

Private bus co. in 1952 - Twin Falls Motor Transit


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