Beneath the streets of New York City lies one of the largest metro systems in the world, spanning over 660 miles of track, boasting 468 stations, transporting over 5 million people a day, and being the best designated driver a city could ask for. After living in New York for a while, it's hard to be a good commuter
on the crowded trains, but these images might just have you rekindling your love for MTA all over again. Although some subway stations need some repairs
, the future is bright for the system with features like digital metro cards
, more WiFi enabled stations, and the long awaited artsy Second Ave subway line
; but until then, enjoy our favorite photos from the subway and the trains of the past 110 years of service.