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Public-images-osm logo.svg railway = subway
800px-Madrid - Estación Marqués de Vadillo - 20060910.jpg
city passenger rail service
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
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)
  • colour=* to indicate the colour used for each line.

See also

  • Railways - general railways mapping information