Leading provider of public transit management & contracting.
Founded in 1955 as American Transportation Enterprises (ATE), First Transit has a long and proud tradition in the world of public transportation and we stand behind our promise of a superior level of service, performance, and support that is second to none in our industry. First Transit partners with public and private entities to provide efficient and cost-effective transportation solutions designed to provide the services needed by their residents and passengers. Our customized transportation solutions address our partners’ unique political, economic, and operational environments – resulting in improved safety, reliability, and passenger satisfaction.
With over 65 years of transit experience, First Transit is one of the nation’s leading providers of public transportation contracting and management services, presently serving over 300 transit authorities, DOTs, universities, federal agencies, municipal organizations and private companies. This level of expertise is the foundation for our successful partnerships with well-known organizations such as PSTA, MARTA, BWI Airport, Denver RTD, New Jersey Transit, Rutgers and many more.