People.com Celebrity Train Spotting: Stars on the Subway! See what happens when celebs venture underground on New York City's mass transit By Karen J. Quan Published on February 4, 2015 11:00 AM Share Tweet Pin Email 01 of 17 HILARY SWANK Felipe Ramales/Splash News Online Don't believe Oscar winners still ride the subway? Hilary Swank is happy to prove you wrong by flashing her MetroCard on her way into a station to catch a train. Although, to be honest, we're more curious about how she manages to still look so fresh despite the sweltering underground heat. 02 of 17 HELEN MIRREN Courtesy Jason Lowe/Instagram Despite the man next to her using a little too much space, the Dame shows off her impeccable subway etiquette with her bag in her lap and her lack of eye contact for an early 2015 ride. 03 of 17 TOM HANKS Splash News Online The actor goes casual for his January 2015 trip – though loses points for taking up two seats. 04 of 17 KATY PERRY Courtesy Katy Perry/Instagram Before enjoying the craziness of the Super Bowl, Perry and her possé celebrate New Year's Eve 2014 N.Y.C.-style. 05 of 17 BRADLEY COOPER Brian Flannery/StarTraks Currently staring in The Elephant Man on Broadway, the former Sexiest Man Alive gets to work on Nov. 23, 2014, the fastest way: on the New York City subway! 06 of 17 KARLIE KLOSS Splash News Online Naturally, the supermodel looks camera-ready while listening to some tunes during her Aug. 21, 2014, ride. 07 of 17 SARAH JESSICA PARKER Splash News Online What would Carrie Bradshaw say? Fresh off a trip to New York's Museum of Modern Art, Sarah Jessica Parker hops on the train with 10-year-old son James Wilkie (not pictured) in March 2013. 08 of 17 MATTHEW BRODERICK Lisvett Serrant/StarTraks Parker's husband is also a public transit fan, seen here waiting for a train at the West 4th Street stop on Sept. 21, 2014. 09 of 17 KATIE HOLMES Freddie Baez/StarTraks Sunglasses, iPhone, bags – check! For the second time in a week, Katie Holmes gets on the commuting train, riding the New York City subway to work (also known as Broadway, where the actress was rehearsing for the play Dead Accounts) in 2012. 10 of 17 JAY Z Lawrence Schwartzwald/Splash News Online No sleep 'til Brooklyn! The native New Yorker happily poses for a pic with a fellow commuter while en route to the final leg of his eight-day concert series at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Oct. 6, 2012. 11 of 17 JESSICA ALBA AKM-GSI Look, no hands! The stylish actress impressively keeps steady as she catches another ride in Manhattan on Sept. 14, 2012. 12 of 17 ANNE HATHAWAY & ADAM SHULMAN Xposure(2) Frequent subway takers Hathaway and Adam Shulman pack on the PDA with smooches and snuggling during a July 4, 2012, ride on N.Y.C.'s public transit. 13 of 17 JAKE GYLLENHAAL Marquez/Splash News Online Looking like a native New Yorker, the bearded actor tunes out the sounds of the underground while commuting through the New York City's subway system on March 14, 2012. 14 of 17 NEIL PATRICK HARRIS Ray Tamarra/Getty All aboard! The How I Met Your Mother star stays plugged in before hopping a train at the 42nd Street-Port Authority station in May 2011. 15 of 17 CHRISTINA RICCI Nancy Rivera/Ace Pix Think she's playing Angry Birds? The black-clad actress gives new meaning to swipe and ride during a solo commute on March 14, 2012. 16 of 17 JESSE TYLER FERGUSON INF It's nice to catch some shade in the subway! The Modern Family star keeps his cool while waiting at the 28th Street stop with husband Justin Mikita in April 2011. 17 of 17 TONY DANZA Love New York/Splash News Online Who still looks like the Boss? The acting vet – and former Philadelphia public school teacher – suits up for a ride on the red line at the 66th Street-Lincoln Center station on March 14, 2012.