Tag:highway=elevator

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Description
An (inclined) elevator (or lift) is used to travel vertically, providing passenger and freight access between pathways at different floor levels. Edit or translate this description.
Rendering in openstreetmap-carto
Elevator-12.svg
Group: Highways
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesmay be used on waysshould not be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Useful combination
Wikidata
Status: de factoPage for proposal

An elevator (or lift) is used to travel vertically, providing passenger and freight access between pathways at different floor levels.

How to Map as a Node

Add a node node to the location of the elevator and tag it with highway=elevator.

How to Map as a Way

Inclined elevators are mapped as an open way way between both endpoints. In this case, the way itself is tagged with highway=elevator.

The endpoints can be tagged with their corresponding level=* and door=yes for indoor tagging.

An example how it can be mapped.

Tags to use in combination

See also