Nothing better than a bit of humanity in a sign system, i bet the initial idea of whiteboards in the station didn’t account for random bursts of art:
Bus flags, sometimes know and Bus IDs are the minimum required signage for a location to be used as a bus stop. In most cases it’s a flat panel at the top of a pole. Sizes vary, as does the information on the flag.
Flag in this context seems to have two possible meanings: either the resemblance to a flag:
or the acting of waving your arm (like a flag) in order to get a bus to stop, also known as hailing:
So, what different kinds of bus flag will you find around the world? Continue reading “Bus Flags of the world”