Learn More About the New York City Subway Naming and Colors With This Short Video by Matt Coneybeare at 1:01 PM on July 12, 2016 on Jul. 12, 2016 at 1:01 PM Play Video Ever wonder why the A train is blue on the map but the 6 train is green? Or why you never see an F train on a 2 train platform? Once you learn the method behind MTA subway colors and names, the map will never look the same. via mtainfo history mta subway transportation Matt Coneybeare Founder, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief Matt enjoys exploring the City's food scene with his Wife and the outdoors with their three dogs. He is an avid marathon runner, and spends most of his time working from a treadmill desk at home. Posts by Matt Coneybeare Share This Post Brought To You By... If You Liked This, You May Enjoy… Map Shows Best Travel Alternatives for Brooklynites Stranded by a Shutdown L by Matt Coneybeare at 2:33 PM on January 27, 2016 on Jan. 27, 2016 at 2:33 PM Finnish Designer Proposes a Beautifully Redesigned New York City Subway Map by Matt Coneybeare at 11:41 AM on October 28, 2015 on Oct. 28, 2015 at 11:41 AM Thursday, December 3rd 2015: Good Morning! by Matt Coneybeare at 7:44 AM on December 3, 2015 on Dec. 3, 2015 at 7:44 AM Here's a Look at the New NYC Subway Maps Showing the Resurrected W Line by Matt Coneybeare at 12:47 PM on October 16, 2016 on Oct. 16, 2016 at 12:47 PM Subscribe to Viewing NYC by Email Email Address Daily Weekly Both We hate spam too, so we absolutely won't give your email address to anybody else. Expect emails containing the site's most popular articles only as frequently as you like.