Airport wayfinding

Check out Sander Bauman’s review of airport wayfinding systems on Design Work Plan. Bauman showcases some favourite examples and provides helpful pointers on creating good airport signage. Key factors include legible typography, a limited colour system with high contrast, clear pictograms, balanced arrow treatments, and careful attention to the visual surroundings in which signage is placed. Scroll to the bottom for detailed information on signage design in Amsterdam Schiphol, Dusseldorf and London Heathrow.

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