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A general unified id for public transportation stops. Edit or translate this description.
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may be used on nodesmay be used on waysmay be used on areasmay be used on relations
Useful combination

One of:

See also
Status: imported


The GTFS stop id is used to identify public transport stations. It is a international designed identifier which is used to reference a public_transport=stop_position, a public_transport=platform and the public_transport=stop_area clearly. It can be used by search engine to identify the station or platform.

It is used in the GTFS data in several files

Similar tag

At least in Europe stop_id is often identical to ref:IFOPT=*. In this situation, the well established ref:IFOPT=* is the preferred alternative.


  • PTNA represents the stop_id on its pages about GTFS trips.