Russian Underground Stations Look Even More Stunning In Black and White

These photos of Saint Petersburg and Moscow Metro system were taken by Russian photographer Andrey Kruglikov, also known as subwayspecial on Instagram. They highlight the rich architecture that Muscovites see on their daily commutes. » 12/23/14 7:41pm 12/23/14 7:41pm

A New Glimpse Into the Gigantic Construction Project Hidden Below NYC

What do you want to be when you grow up? A baseball player? A doctor? A blogger (LOL)? How about a badass who carves caves through the Earth to improve the lives of millions in America's greatest city? That sounds pretty heroic. And right now, hundreds of hard hat-wearing workers are tackling that grand task » 12/18/14 4:57pm 12/18/14 4:57pm

Man runs out of subway car and races it to get back in at next station

I could have never imagined this could be possible: Watch this guy getting out of a London subway car and running all the way to next station to get back inside the same subway car. » 9/18/14 11:25pm 9/18/14 11:25pm

Why Doesn't NYC Have a P Train?

New York has one of the oldest and biggest subways in the world, and as it has expanded, the city has used almost every letter in the alphabet to name its new lines. Conspicuously absent? The P line. Probably for the exact reason you'd imagine. » 3/09/14 1:42pm 3/09/14 1:42pm

Tour the Crazily Complex Skeleton of NYC's Newest Subway Line

The Second Avenue Subway is more than 80 years in the making. Some said it would never be done. Yet, deep underneath Manhattan this spring, the final framework is being laid for a system that will carry millions of commuters through the city—and it looks downright primordial. » 3/04/14 3:46pm 3/04/14 3:46pm

NYC's Touchscreen Subway Maps Are Finally Here, and They're Amazing

New York subway riders first were promised futuristic touchscreen wayfinding maps a year ago. But the plan to install the futuristic infrastructure stalled as the design team took a step back to improve the hardware. Six months overdue, the first batch is finally live in Grand Central Station. They were worth the wait. » 2/12/14 11:47am 2/12/14 11:47am

Watch Two Idiots Subway Surf Over Williamsburg Bridge

Watch these two idiots take the J train over the Williamsburg Bridge the hard way — by "surfing" on the outside of the train. You know, because, like, YOLO or something. » 1/25/14 1:15pm 1/25/14 1:15pm

These Laughing Subway Conductors Will Make You Feel All Good Inside

Subway conductors in New York City are required to point at a sign on the platform at all hours of the day, everyday, to show they're paying attention. They do it robotically. So why not try and make them laugh? » 10/30/13 5:55pm 10/30/13 5:55pm

Watch The Crazy Way People Get On The Metro In Venezuela

People tend to really want a seat when they got on the subway, so I totally get this. The joy on their faces just from being able to get on is completely understandable. The insane rush though, I'm still working on. » 10/27/13 4:36pm 10/27/13 4:36pm

Did You See the Naked Man Delaying the Q Train in Brooklyn Last Night?

According to at least one subway commuter, the D/N/Q trains were delayed early Friday morning because a naked man refused to get off the tracks at the DeKalb Ave. stop in Brooklyn. » 9/13/13 8:59am 9/13/13 8:59am

New York City's New Subway Tunnel Looks Like a Level from Half-Life

New York City's Metro Transit Authority is still plugging away on its giant project to bring the 7 train into far west Manhattan, and the scope of the construction is just as awe-inspiring as ever. The MTA just put out a crop of new pictures on Flickr, and we just can't help but see a slight comparison to a certain,… » 6/24/13 3:28pm 6/24/13 3:28pm

These Photos Of NYC's Subway Project Are Astonishing

New York City is doing some serious work on the Second Avenue Subway, the first new line built under the city since 1932. The $4.5 billion project aims to decrease commuter congestion for east Manhattan. Check out these pictures. They are incredible. » 6/16/13 12:00pm 6/16/13 12:00pm

This Subway Map Is Not an Image, Just Pure Code

This version of London's iconic tube map looks just like the official PDF of the transport network—but in fact it is created entirely from HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. » 5/22/13 9:22am 5/22/13 9:22am

Car Brand Loved By Liberals Mocks Subway Smells, Bums and Safety

Liberals love Subaru cars. In certain woodsy towns filled with wealthy former hippies, Subarus have long been the default automobile. So why is the company now mocking public transportation, the most hallowed of elite coastal liberal institutions? » 5/10/13 1:58pm 5/10/13 1:58pm

Watch A New York City Subway Flood After A Watermain Break

Earlier today, a large watermain broke around the Flatiron Building on 23rd Street here in New York City. Water mains break all the time, this isn't anything new. » 2/01/13 4:40pm 2/01/13 4:40pm

World's Laziest Pizza Delivery Guy Takes The Subway On His Scooter…

Taking the subway (streetcar?) to deliver pizza when you're already riding a scooter sets new standards in laziness. » 6/15/12 4:00pm 6/15/12 4:00pm

Russian Man Rescues Woman Pushed Onto Subway Tracks

CCTV footage from a St. Petersburg subway station shows passenger Yevgeny Borodin shoving a female employee onto the tracks. He is immediately punched in the face. The woman was rescued and he now faces jail time. Faith in humanity has been restored. » 6/13/12 4:30pm 6/13/12 4:30pm

How Two Irish Soccer Fans Survived Falling On The Tracks Last Night

If you fall onto the tracks, don't try and jump up, just go to the end of the platform and walk up the stairs. That's the unofficial word from the MTA, who also remind you that whatever the hell happens, don't jump in to try and save someone. » 6/11/12 10:30am 6/11/12 10:30am

Packed Bombay Train is Worse Than Your Commute

The Mumbai Suburban Railway carries over 7.24 million commuters per day. This packed train gives you an idea how all those people fit and why Mumbai's suburban railways experience over 3,500 deaths per year. » 5/23/12 2:30pm 5/23/12 2:30pm