Tag:railway=subway

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Public-images-osm logo.svg railway = subway
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Description
city passenger rail service
Group: Railways
Used on these elements
should not be used on nodes
may be used on ways
should not be used on areas
should not be used on relations
Status: Unspecified

Type of railway track for a city passenger rail service (see Wikipedia Rapid transit).

How to Map

Use this tag on a way Way representing the railway tracks of the subway route

Tags to use in combination

  • tunnel=yes for underground sections and...
  • tunnel=no for overground sections (note that it is useful to set this to dispel any ambiguity in the case of railway=subway ways)
  • electrified=rail - Indicates infrastructure to supply vehicles with electricity
  • gauge=# - Gauge in mm
  • frequency=# - Frequency in Hz
  • voltage=# - Voltage in Volt

To map the route of the subway