NYCTA Subway Car Number Finder

Enter a car number and press Search.
The page will show all of the subway cars by type that had that number.

Enter Car Number:

Make a selection by division or type. The selection is inclusive, so all cars that meet any selection will be displayed.
For example, if you select car number 8111 and IRT R-Types you will see all of the IRT cars and the R-27 and R-143 BMT/IND cars.

Show ALL Cars
Select by Division - Select by type -
IRT Subway Cars Single Cars
IRT R-Types Articulated
BMT Subway Cars MP - Couplers
IND Cars MP - Draw Bar
BMT-IND Cars Sets (ABBA) or (ABBBA)
Staten Island Cars R-Types
BMT and IRT Elevated cars Renumbered Fleet
BMT Elevated cars CBTC equipped
IRT Elevated cars Active Fleets
Named Cars
Named cars are those individual cars that had either official names or nicknames. This does NOT include fleet names like Brightliners or Triplexes.
All Museum Fleets
IRT R Type Museum Fleet Original IRT Museum Fleet
BMT -IND R Type Museum Fleet Original BMT Museum Fleet
IND R Type Museum Fleet
The Museum list does not include NYCTA work cars nor NYCTA subway cars preserved at other locations.

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With corrections and additions contributed by Edward Crew