Jefferson Lines

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Service Area: Midwest United States
Founded: 1919
Fleet Size:
Website: jeffersonlines.com

History

  • Jefferson Lines was founded in 1919 to provide convenient intercity bus travel along the Jefferson Highway, which ran from Winnipeg, MB to New Orleans, LA.[1]
  • Bought Jack Rabbit Lines in 2000.

Services

Charter

Jefferson Lines coaches are available for charter trips.

Scheduled

Regular Route

Jefferson operates regularly scheduled service to many locations, large and small, throughout the Midwest United States. Service to Canada ended on March 7, 2018.

Jefferson Express/Rocket Rider

A newer service called Rocket Rider provides scheduled service between major destinations with fewer stops than a typical route. In addition, special buses featuring the Jefferson Express Rocket Rider livery are used, and extra perks such as free radio, movies, and wifi are provided.[2]

Maintenance

Bus maintenance service is provided by Jefferson at its Minneapolis location.[3]

Locations

Jefferson Lines operates scheduled service to many locations in the Midwest and central areas of the United States.[4] Many of these stops are at service stations, local area transit agencies, or colleges and universities.

Fleet

All-Time Roster

Grey = Retired

Fleet Number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
569 ? MCI MC-12 Ex Greyhound USA
1775, 1778, 1781, 1786, 1794 Jefferson Lines 1786-a.jpg 1994-1997? MCI 102-D3
1801 Jefferson Lines 1801-a.jpg 1994-1997? MCI 102-D3
1803 Jefferson Lines 1803-a.jpg 1994-1997? MCI 102-D3
1813-1816 Jefferson Lines 1815-a.jpg ? Prevost Car LeMirage XL-40 Allison
1818 ? Prevost Car H3-41
1819 1999 Prevost H3-45
1820, 1821 1999 Prevost H3-45
1822 ? (2001 or before) Prevost Car LeMirage XL-45
1823, 1824, 1826 Jefferson Lines 1826-a.jpg 2000 MCI 102-DL3
1827 2000 Prevost Car LeMirage XL-II
1829-1830 Jefferson Lines 1829-a.jpg 2001 Prevost Car LeMirage XL-II
1838 Jefferson Lines 1838-a.jpg 2002 MCI J4500
1839 MCI J4500 1839 observed
1840 Jefferson Lines 1840-a.jpg 2005 MCI J4500
1841-1847 Jefferson Lines 1844-a.jpg 2006 MCI J4500 1841, 1844, 1845, 1847 observed
1848, 1849, 1852 Jefferson Lines 1849-a.jpg 2006 MCI D4505
1856-1858 Jefferson Lines 1857-a.jpg 2008 MCI D4505 Cummins ISM Allison B500
1859 2009 MCI D4505
1860-1871 2010 MCI D4505
1873-1875 2005 MCI J4500 ex-Opryland Hotel Nashville LLC (TN)
1876-1877 2012 MCI D4505
1878-1879 2002 MCI D4505 ex-Concord Coach Lines (NH) 914-915
1880 2010 MCI J4500
1881-1883 2002 MCI D4505 ex-Concord Coach Lines (NH) 916-918
1884-1885 2013 MCI D4505
1886 2008 MCI J4500 ex-Roadrunner Charters (TX) 56081
1887-1888 2014 MCI D4505
1897 2015 MCI D4505 Cummins ISX-12
1909 Jefferson Lines 1909-a.jpg 2019 MCI J4500
2000-2006 Jefferson Lines 2003-a.jpg 2010 MCI D4505 Allison B500 Branded as "Rocket Rider" (Jefferson Express) livery
2007 Jefferson Lines 2007-a.JPG 2010 MCI D4505 Allison B500
2008-2009 2012 MCI D4505 Cummins ISX Allison B500 Branded as "Rocket Rider" (Jefferson Express) livery
3001-3003 Jefferson Lines 3001-a.jpg 2014 Freightliner S2C
4002-4005 Jefferson Lines 4005-a.jpg 2012 Temsa TS-35

External Links

References

  1. [1] Jefferson Lines: Our History
  2. [2] Jefferson Lines: Rocket Rider - Retrieved 12-16-11
  3. [3] Jefferson Lines: Bus Maintenance
  4. [4] Jefferson Lines: Location