The New York City Subway is the primary No-Maj underground public transportation network for New York, having been operated since 1904. In 1926, the network was operated by two companies, the Interborough Rapid Transit (IRT) and the Brooklyn Metropolitan Transit (BMT).
Behind the scenes
The station seen in the Fantastic Beasts trailer is City Hall Station on the IRT Lexington Avenue Line, which was closed on 31 December, 1945. Today, the station is used as a switching loop by the 6 Train.