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Infograph: The NYC subway versus subways around the world

The NYC subway is the largest, the longest, and hey—it’s cheaper than London’s. See how the NYC subway compares to others around the globe.


New Yorkers like to boast that the NYC subway system is the best in the world (even as we complain about how crummy it is in the very next breath), but how accurate is that claim? As it turns out, the NYC subway truly is the world’s best—it’s the longest, it has the most lines, and as far as cost…well, hey, it’s no London tube, at least. See how the NYC subway stacks up with this handy infograph.

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