Photo of ‘the best seat on the CTA’ goes viral

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CHICAGO — A photo of what one person says is the best seat on the CTA is going viral.

Reddit user gjkorne posted the photo below and said, “Easily the best seat Chicago (transit authority) has to offer.” However, the poster did not specify where the photo was taken.

Some Reddit commenters questions gjkorne’s statement: “Idk…you ever sit in one of those single seats in the back of some of the blue line cars?”

Another commenter chimed in: “The single seats on the Brown Line are my favorite.”

The photo has been viewed more than 43,000 times in less than 24 hours, according to Imgur.

What is YOUR favorite seat on the CTA? Let us know in the comments:

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  • Rob

    Standing up cause the seat covers are soiled with who knows what. Bring back the plastic seats. Thanks CTA for taking care of your riders.

  • Joe

    The forever alone seats

    The singles at the inside end of the 2600 series railcars

    The *railfan* seat next to the operator area on the 3200 and 2600 series railcars

    And the single seats on the 3200 series railcars

    Basically anywhere you don’t have to sit next to somebody else