Tallinna Linnatranspordi AS

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Scania L94UB in Tallinn in July 2008
Scania CL94UA in Tallinn in August 2006

Tallinna Linnatranspordi AS (TLT) is a transportation company owned by the city of Tallinn, Estonia. TLT is a result of the merger of Tallinn Bus Company (Tallinna Autobussikoondis) and Tallinn Tram and Trolleybus Company (Tallinna Trammi- ja Trollibussikoondis) in July 2012. The company provides bus, trolleybus, and tram services in Tallinn.

History[edit]

Tallinn Bus Company[edit]

TAK was founded in 1945 as a state-owned company, under which status it operated until 1993, when it was reorganised as a public limited company owned by the City of Tallinn. The company had seven subsidiaries:

  • Tallinn City Lines (Tallinna Linnaliinid), which operates bus lines in the city
  • Bus Repair and Maintenance (Busside Remont ja Hooldus), which is involved in maintenance of the bus fleet
  • TAK Training Centre (TAK Koolituskeskus), which trains bus drivers, as well as international lorry drivers and car drivers
  • TAK Real Estate (TAK Kinnisvara), which owns the bus stations, buildings and energy supply of the company
  • TAK Catering (TAK Toitlustus), which provides catering and food to TAK staff
  • Burman’s Willa, which provides conference and hotel facilities
  • Kadaka Sport, which provides recreational and sports facilities

Tallinn Tram and Trolleybus Company[edit]

Tallinn Tram and Trolleybus Company was started in 1997.

Merger[edit]

Tallinn Tram and Trolleybus Company was merged with Tallinn Bus Company, and Tallinna Linnatranspordi AS officially started its operations under the new name on 18 July 2012.[1]

Routes[edit]

Bus routes[edit]

Tram routes[edit]

Trolleybus routes[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Filippov, Madis (19 July 2012). "Tallinna Autobussikoondis ja Trammi- ja Trollibussikoondis ühinesid". Tallinn City (in Estonian). Postimees. Retrieved 1 April 2015. 

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Coordinates: 59°24′38″N 24°39′38″E / 59.410456°N 24.660423°E / 59.410456; 24.660423