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Group: Railways
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesmay be used on waysshould not be used on areasmay be used on relations
Status: unspecified

It is used on stop positions (public_transport=stop_position) of busses, trams and trains to indicate the number (or letter) of the corresponding platform (public_transport=platform). Add this Tag with the same value to both elements.

So it is used for the reference of one platform, as ref=* would indicate the ref of the whole stop area.




This key is rendered on ÖPNVKarte for all public transport platforms.

Example with three bus stops:;51.508;18

Transport Map

This key is rendered on the Transport Map only for bus stops.

Example with three bus stops:

Stop positions of trams and trains aren't rendered. The reason is unknown.

See also