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38 Interactive Bus Stops and Billboards

From Bus Stop Photoshop Pranks to Instantly Shoppable Ads

— July 16, 2014 — Marketing
This collection of interactive bus stops and billboards shows that companies are looking to engage with their customers on a more meaningful level. Instead of showing them images and text that are blindly glazed over while waiting for public transit, driving in a car or out walking, advertisements are grabbing people's attention in ways that are much memorable.

Whether that involves giving people a sample of the product being sold such as with a sunscreen-dispensing ad or offering a warmer shelter in the wintertime, there are a myriad of ways to make an impact. Some of these interactive bus stops and billboards are meant to raise people's awareness of important issues as well. Thus, making them stand out is even more important. Essentially, these shelters and billboards talk with customers instead of at them.
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Activity
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Live Travel Billboards
Live Travel Billboards
The Takeoff by Transavia Makes Its Advertisement Absolutely Unmissable
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36
Surprise Bus Stop Ads
Surprise Bus Stop Ads
This Ad by Qualcomm Hilariously Showcases the Effects of Mobile Technology
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35
Stress-Relieving Commuter Stations
Stress-Relieving Commuter Stations
'Antistress for Free' Lets Travelers Burst Bubbles for Relief
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34
Interactive Detachable Billboards
Interactive Detachable Billboards
These Interactive Billboards Give Away Free Summer Gear
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33
Augmented Reality Bus Ads
Augmented Reality Bus Ads
The Pepsi MAX Ad Creates Shocking Scenes for People Waiting for Buses
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32
Bus Stop Photoshop Pranks
Bus Stop Photoshop Pranks
Erik Johansson Uses Adobe Photoshop Live To Prank Bus Stop Waiters
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31
Scannable Public Libraries
Scannable Public Libraries
Projekt Ingeborg Seeks to Bring Classic Literature to Everyday Citizens
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30
Motion-Activated Digital Displays
Motion-Activated Digital Displays
'Perception' Interactive Billboard Engages & Excites New Yorkers
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29
Instantly Shoppable Ads
Instantly Shoppable Ads
Le Fast Shopping Lets You Scan an Ad, Buy & Receive Within 48 Hours
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28
SAD-Combating Commuter Shelters
SAD-Combating Commuter Shelters
The Umea Bus Stops Helps Relieve Depression During Winter
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27
Social Media-Sourced Billboards
Social Media-Sourced Billboards
The Scribe Billboard Features Artwork Based on People’s Tweets
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26
Energy-Replenishing Drinks
Energy-Replenishing Drinks
Vitamin Water Installs Cellphone Chargers in Billboards
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25
LIfe-Saving Bus Ads
LIfe-Saving Bus Ads
Public Health Bus Stop Campaign Asks Commuters to Help Save a Life
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24
Mind-Controlled Gaming Billboards
Mind-Controlled Gaming Billboards
Mindpong Uses Interactive Billboard Advertising to Beat Cancer
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23
Scratch-Off Advertisements
Scratch-Off Advertisements
These Ads Promote an Exhibit at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
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22
Interactive McMarketing
Interactive McMarketing
McDonald's Pick 'n' Play Billboard Lets People Play for Free Food
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21
Digital Billboard Art Galleries
Digital Billboard Art Galleries
'Stockholm Is Your Canvas' Allows Citizens to Display Personal Art
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20
Nightclub-Inspired Bus Shelters
Nightclub-Inspired Bus Shelters
The Disco Bus Stop Turns Waiting into a Groovy Experience
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19
Framed Snapshot Billboards
Framed Snapshot Billboards
A Camera-Shaped Ad Frames a Perfect Shot with the Canon EOS 1200D
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18
Gigantic Outdoor Search Engines
Gigantic Outdoor Search Engines
The ‘Google Outside’ Display Screen Helps Tourists Fin
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17
Foot-Powerd Transit Shelters
Foot-Powerd Transit Shelters
This Detroit LED Bus Stop Generates Energy from Pedestrian Pacing
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16
Chic Cafe Bus Stops
Chic Cafe Bus Stops
The 'Station Diderot' is the European Bus System of the Future
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15
Heated Bus Shelters
Heated Bus Shelters
'The Beach Look Good On You' Campaign Encourages New Yorkers to Vacation
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14
Motivating Interactive Campaigns
Motivating Interactive Campaigns
Saucony's Athletic Ad Campaign Asks Users to Find Their Strength
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13
Interactive Avatar-Making Billboards
Interactive Avatar-Making Billboards
McDonald's Little Piccadilly is an Interactive Advertisement
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12
Uplifting Social Billboards
Uplifting Social Billboards
The Prigat Smile Stations Bring Happiness to Consumers
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11
Gender Discriminating Ads
Gender Discriminating Ads
The Facial Recognition Billboard is a Highly Interactive Campaign
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10
Privacy-Pushing Campaigns
Privacy-Pushing Campaigns
The CBS Person of Interest Interactive Billboards are Borderline Creepy
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9
Unwrappable Art Ads
Unwrappable Art Ads
The Leo Burnett and Arc Worldwide Art Institute of Chicago is Interactive
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8
Sunscreen-Dispensing Signage
Sunscreen-Dispensing Signage
This SunSmart Australia Campaign Encourages Skin Protection
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7
Gaming Bus Stops
Gaming Bus Stops
These Yahoo Bus Shelters Feature Video Games to Pass the Time
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6
Phone-Enabled Violence Campaigns
Phone-Enabled Violence Campaigns
Interactive Billboard by NCDV Allows Texters to 'Drag Him Away'
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5
Advantageous Transit Shelters
Advantageous Transit Shelters
The Solar Stop Will Entertain You Until Your Bus Arrives
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4
Bookworm Bus Shelters
Bookworm Bus Shelters
Read While You Wait for Transit at the Magazine Kiosk Bus Stop
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3
People-Warming Ovens
People-Warming Ovens
Caribou Coffee Bus Shelters Promote 'Hot 'n Wholesome' Menu
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2
Ingenious Interactive Ads
Ingenious Interactive Ads
These Interactive Ads for French Railways Encourage People to Travel
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1
Connect-the-Dots Campaigns
Connect-the-Dots Campaigns
The Jessie Ware 'Devotion' Billboard is Artistically Interactive
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