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Public-images-osm logo.svg electrified
Indicates infrastructure to supply vehicles with electricity, on rail tracks or highways.
Group: Properties
Used on these elements
should not be used on nodes
may be used on ways
should not be used on areas
use on relations unspecified
Useful combination


Status: Unspecified

The electrified=* key is used to specify the form of electrification system used on railway, tram to and trolley bus systems.

Key Value Element Comment Rendering Photo
electrified contact_line Mf way.png For an overhead line Overhead power lines.jpg
electrified rail Mf way.png For a 3rd or 4th rail system
electrified yes Mf way.png Unspecified system, one of the above is preferred
electrified no Mf way.png Not electrified
frequency Mf way.png The frequency with which the line is electrified. For example 0, 16.7, 50, 60
voltage Mf way.png The voltage with which the line is electrified, for example 630, 1000, 25000


Railway electrification view of south East England

The railway electrification map using ITO Map highlights railway lines colour-coded by their electrification status. Available globally and updated daily.