Subway 101

Posted January 13, 2022

So the New York City subway is the stuff of legend. Stories--and questions--abound. Is it safe? Should I take the local or an express? What happens if I get off at the wrong stop? Why is that guy talking to himself?       

Well, we're here to tell you that not only is it safe, but it's the most convenient way to get around our city. 472 stations serving 27 lines...you can't beat that. And it's cheap, too boot!

Here's a quick primer on the ins and outs of subways in NYC. If you aren't already, we're sure that you'll be a convert to the best public transportation in the world after watching this short video:

Oh--and don't forget to wear a mask!

Image via Susan Jane Golding/Flickr