Attention to detail

The most Instagrammable features of train and bus journeys around the world


Train and bus stations, bridges and transport hubs are often filled with amazing architecture, art and unique designs. But they're frequently overlooked as we all hurry on to our next destination.

So, whether you’re a tourist on your first visit to a new city – or a commuter who’s passed through the same station countless times – perhaps it’s time to plan ahead and stop, look up and pay more attention to the little, interesting things.

Explore the unique features of train and bus journeys around the world

Below we’ve collected 50 examples of glorious architecture, stunning artwork and intricate interior design from all over the world. Each can be found in a station, on bridges or in walkways that thousands of people pass by every day. So delve in and explore the fascinating world of transport design... maybe you'll rethink your 'must-see' list of travel destinations around the globe!

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*Using architecture journals, design sites and travel blogs, we found over 50 destinations across the world with interesting design features. Instagram data is sourced directly from Instagram and is accurate as of June 2020.

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