London Passenger Transport Board | london passenger transport area
The London Passenger Transport Area had an approximate radius of 30 miles (48 km) from
|London Passenger Transport Area 1933–1947|
The London Passenger Transport Area is outlined in red, with the LPTB "special area", in which it had a monopoly of local road public transport, shown by a broken black line. The boundary of the
Within the special area services operated by the LPTB did not need road service licences, and no person or undertaking was allowed to provide a public road service without written permission from the LPTB. In the London Passenger Transport Area outside the special area the LPTB was required to hold road service licences.