Underground Signs

This gallery presents the collection of photos submitted for the World Of Signage Photo Contest1 by the readers of Smashing Magazine. We received over 2,500+ photos from our readers across the globe, and present a selection of the most interesting photos in the overview below.

The topic of this gallery is Underground signs. A multitude of signs found in and around subway and metro stations designed to convey an assortment of information in compact and crowded areas. Please notice: each photo has a certain license, provided in the description of the photo. Before using the images for private or commercial projects, make sure that the license allows you to do so. Also, you can click on the photos for a larger preview.

Please feel free to take a look at other submissions as well (links to other galleries are listed in the end of this gallery).

Metro / Underground signs

Westminster Underground

Westminster Underground [ large preview2 ]
"Westminster underground station." License: All right reserved. Photo taken by Matteo Palazzani3 from Italy.

Wayfinding and Typographic Signs - westminster-underground4

Art nouveau metro station in Montreal

Art nouveau metro station in Montreal [ large preview5 ]
"Photo of the metro entrance “Square Victoria” in Montreal." Photo taken by Raul Dario Acosta6 from Canada.

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Changing line

Changing line [ large preview8 ]
"Changing line – metro station on Deák square Budapest." Licensed: cc by-nc. Photo taken by Kristóf Jakab15129 from Hungary.

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M as metro

M as metro [ large preview11 ]
"M as metro station is here – metro station on Deák square Budapest." Licensed: cc by-nc. Photo taken by Kristóf Jakab15129 from Hungary.

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One station two direction

One station two direction [ large preview14 ]
"One station, two direction, old and new design – metro station on Deák square Budapest – metro station on Deák square Budapest." Licensed: cc by-nc. Photo taken by Kristóf Jakab15129 from Hungary.

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Chicago Metro Station2

Chicago Metro Station2 [ large preview17 ]
"Simple yet intricately elegant work for the metro sign simulating Paris Art Nouveau metal work at the stations in the 1920s." Photo taken by Maiss Razem18 from Jordan.

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Tehran metro exit

Tehran metro exit [ large preview20 ]
"Tehran Metro Bi-Language Exit Sign." Photo taken by Arash Haji Vaziri21 from Iran.

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Quo vadis Moskva

Quo vadis Moskva [ large preview23 ]
"Metro information system, Moscow." Photo taken by Lisa Veverka24 from Austria.

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Metro sign in paris

Metro sign in paris [ large preview26 ]
"A public subway entrance sign somewhere in Paris." Designed by V.D. Photo from Romania.

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Lisbon Metro Emergency Break

Lisbon Metro Emergency Break [ large preview11128 ]
"Taken on the Lisbon Metro. Construtctivism-like Emergency Break." License: Creative Commons (by nc). Photo taken by Joris Vreeke11229 from Ireland.

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Underground Sign

Underground Sign [ large preview31 ]
"Classic sign on the London underground. Harrow on the Hill Station." Licensed: Mention/create website link. Photo taken by Josh (Editor)32 from UK.

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Go underground the subway

Go underground the subway [ large preview34 ]
"There are not too much of subways in Pune, India. But found out a signage of one." Photo taken by Mayur Mutha35 from India.

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Handrail signage for blind person

Handrail signage for blind person [ large preview37 ]
"Staircases’ handrails provide information label for blind people in one of the Nagoya’s (Japan) underground. As easy to notice there are braille characters on the left side of the handrail." Licensed: Photo was taken by myself. Photo taken by Piotr Domowicz38 from Poland.

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Underground mortuary

Underground mortuary [ large preview40 ]
"Taken in a German underground military hospital in Guernsey. I loved the really sinister look to it!" Designed by Henrik Cullen from UK.

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Inspired by the underground

Inspired by the underground [ large preview42 ]
"People walk by the musician. He drums with his eyes closed completely immersed in the music of the city – the rumble of the trams, the stream of cars freed by the green traffic light like the breaking of a dam and the moments of silence between them. People are pale shadows, that vibrate with the rhythm of the city. The beats of his hands synchronize the beating of the heart with the pulse of the city." Designed by Vladimir Rizov from Bulgaria.

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Sunshine Sign

Sunshine Sign [ large preview44 ]
"A sign in the Tokyo underground… I just really wanted to go to Sunshine!" Photo taken by Lee Crutchley45 from England.

Wayfinding and Typographic Signs - sunshine-sign46

Food on the go

London Underground

London Underground [ large preview10847 ]
"A sign leading into the St. James’s Park Underground station." Photo taken by Jen Mabe10948 from USA.

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Street Kensigton Subway Station, London

Street Kensigton Subway Station, London [ large preview50 ]
"The repressive metal net above the subway station’s sign is so typical of Britain." Licensed: Creative Commons Attribution License. Photo taken by Dimitar Nikolov51 from Bulgaria.

Wayfinding and Typographic Signs - street-kensigton-subway-station-london52

Wrong direction

Wrong direction [ large preview53 ]
"An emergency exit sign on a subway station ground." Photo taken by Chao-ping Chen54 from Taiwan.

Wayfinding and Typographic Signs - wrong-direction55

Radio City Subway

Radio City Subway [ large preview56 ]
"New York Radio City Music Hall and Subway Type." Photo taken by Matthew Tarran57 from UK.

Wayfinding and Typographic Signs - radio-city-subway58

Subway wayfinder

Subway wayfinder [ large preview59 ]
"A way-finder at the central Subway station in Tokyo, Japan." Photo taken by Fumie Wada60 from Japan.

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Subway Elevator

Subway Elevator [ large preview62 ]
"Elevator signage at a Toronto subway." Photo taken by Kenneth Gerson63 from Canada.

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Mexico City Auditorio’s Subway Sign

Mexico City Auditorio’s Subway Sign [ large preview11765 ]
"This is a sing in the inside of a Subway in Mexico City." Photo taken by José Arturo García garcía11866 from Mexico City.

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Vienna Subway Map

Vienna Subway Map [ large preview68 ]
"Vienna Subway Map. I really love the use of Helvetica" Photo taken by Alex Buga69 from Romania.

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Station Shop

Station Shop [ large preview71 ]
"Please use other door – Station Shop." Photo taken by John Kilpatrick72 from United Kingdom.

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Kiss and ride

Kiss and ride [ large preview74 ]
"Funny signage at the entrance of a High-speed rail station in Taiwan." Licensed: Full Copyright. Photo taken by Arthur Heng75 from Taiwan.

Wayfinding and Typographic Signs - kiss-and-ride76

Wapping

Wapping [ large preview77 ]
"London Overground Station at Night (Wapping Supergraphics)." Photo taken by Matthew Jeffery78 from United Kingdom.

Wayfinding and Typographic Signs - wapping79

Miami Beach

Miami Beach [ large preview80 ]
"Miami Beach lifeguard station." Photo taken by Boris Henriot81 from USA.

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On the Left

On the Left [ large preview83 ]
"Gas station on the left." Photo taken by Willi willi84 from Indonesia.

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No Begging

No Begging [ large preview86 ]
"This photo was taken at Leytonstone tube station in August 2010. My baby daughter and I have cycled past this sign on numerous occasions. It made me laugh every time I saw it and I was waiting for the moment to do something with it. This competition gave me the opportunity to show the ridiculous contradiction of those words. My friend Jesica helped me for that." Photo taken by Claire Guilloton87 from UK.

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The High Numbers

The High Numbers [ large preview89 ]
"Pricing in gas station." Designed by Ruben Manuel M Moreno from Portugal.

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Railway Officer’s Parking Space

Railway Officer’s Parking Space [ large preview91 ]
"A railway station that is about to close down and the space infront of the station is for the officers." Licensed: Royalty Free (RF) images. Photo taken by Ellson Yap92 from Singapore.

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Which level ?

Which level ? [ large preview94 ]
"In the beautiful brussel’s station, the sign of elevator is very huge and beautiful lighting inside, very integrate with modern architecture of the station." Licensed: License (Attribution) free but if it used just notified by Thomas Nicot. Photo taken by nicot95 from France.

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Subway Scratch Off

Subway Scratch Off [ large preview97 ]
"Subway sign for center city Philly @ Market East Station." Photo taken by Carissa Katz98 from USA.

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Urban Rabbit

Urban Rabbit [ large preview100 ]
"Photo taken in the tube in Paris." Photo taken by Julian Salaun104101 from France.

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Alarme volontaire

Alarme volontaire [ large preview103 ]
"Photo taken in the tube in Paris." Photo taken by Julian Salaun104101 from france.

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Traditional Signage

Traditional Signage [ large preview106 ]
"A collection of signs in Victoria Tube Station." Photo taken by Charlotte Simpson from UK.

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London Underground

London Underground [ large preview10847 ]
"A sign leading into the St. James’s Park Underground station." Photo taken by Jen Mabe10948 from USA.

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Lisbon Metro Emergency Break

Lisbon Metro Emergency Break [ large preview11128 ]
"Taken on the Lisbon Metro. Construtctivism-like Emergency Break." License: Creative Commons (by nc). Photo taken by Joris Vreeke11229 from Ireland.

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Lost in Beijing

Lost in Beijing [ large preview114 ]
"Wierds and confusing signs in a station in Beijing." License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/fr/. Photo taken by Thomas Bardin115 from France.

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Mexico City Auditorio’s Subway Sign

Mexico City Auditorio’s Subway Sign [ large preview11765 ]
"This is a sing in the inside of a Subway in Mexico City." Photo taken by José Arturo García garcía11866 from Mexico City.

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Blue Line of Chicago

Blue Line of Chicago [ large preview120 ]
"The signage that help you not to lost the way in CTA Blue Line." Created by Miss Tanida Pupatarapong from Thailand.

Wayfinding and Typographic Signs - blue-line-of-chicago121

Melbourne subway station

Melbourne subway station [ large preview122 ]
"The sign for a subway station in Melbourne, Australia." Created by Brooke Pitson from Australia.

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Signal

Signal [ large preview124 ]
"Signal-sign-Brussels-Underground." Created by David Marquie from Belgium.

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Fire

Fire [ large preview126 ]
"Fire hose nozzle sign Brussels Underground." Created by David Marquie from Belgium.

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Alarm

Alarm [ large preview128 ]
"SOS sign and device Brussels Underground." Created by David Marquie from Belgium.

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subway directions signage

subway directions signage [ large preview130 ]
"Picture was taken in a subway passage in Bucharest; it’s a touch-screen map with irections." Photo taken by Alexandra Haret131 from Romania.

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Italian Style

Italian Style [ large preview133 ]
"New tunnel in Milan where the construction workers didn’t realize that the signs have different distances to the exits. Therefore some smart/lazy guy, just taped new numbers over the orignial ones, italian style." Photo taken by Fabian Rauch134 from Austria.

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Tube vienna

Tube vienna [ large preview136 ]
"The photo was taken in a tube in vienna." Photo taken by David Graesser137 from Germany.

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Cellphone off signage

Cellphone off signage [ large preview139 ]
"Photo of signage located within a subway train in Tokyo, Japan." Photo taken by Paul Thompson140 from USA.

Wayfinding and Typographic Signs - cellphone-off-signage141

Thank you!

Thanks to all participants for taking their time for preparing and sending submissions for the contest and creating a unique and diversified gallery presented above. We truly appreciate and respect your efforts and your time, folks!

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Footnotes

  1. 1 http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2010/08/16/the-world-of-signage-photo-contest-join-in-and-win-an-slr-camera/
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Katrín Svana Eyþórsdóttir is a media artist and designer from Iceland. You can follow her on twitter.

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    Thank you veru much.
    This contest was my first one and it was a lovely start.
    Claire

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