Events

The MBTA has announced its service schedules for Christmas Eve (Wednesday, December 24, 2014) and Christmas Day (Thursday, December 25, 2014), as well as its service schedules for New Year's Eve (Wednesday, December 31, 2014) and New Year's Day (Thursday, January 1, 2015).

Customers should also note that the MBTA will not collect fares after 8 p.m. on New Year’s Eve.

Subway

Christmas Eve - Wednesday, 12/24/14

• The Red Line will operate a regular weekday schedule.
• The Orange Line will operate a regular weekday schedule.
• The Blue Line will operate a regular weekday schedule.
• The Green B-, C-, D-, and E-Lines will operate a regular weekday schedule.
• The Silver Line will operate a regular weekday schedule.

Christmas Day - Thursday, 12/25/14

• The Red Line will operate a Sunday schedule.
• The Orange Line will operate a Sunday schedule.
• The Blue Line will operate a Sunday schedule.
• The Green B-, C-, D-, and E-Lines will operate a Sunday schedule.
• The Silver Line will operate a Sunday schedule

Customers should also note that the CharlieCard Store located adjacent to the Red and Orange Lines at Downtown Crossing Station is closed on Christmas Day.

New Year's Eve - Wednesday, 12/31/14

• The Red Line will operate a modified weekday schedule with additional trains operating at rush-hour levels of service throughout the evening from 3 p.m. until approximately 2 a.m.
• The Orange Line will operate a modified weekday schedule with additional trains operating at rush-hour levels of service throughout the evening from 3 p.m. until approximately 2 a.m.
• The Blue Line will operate a modified weekday schedule with additional trains operating at rush-hour levels of service throughout the evening from 3 p.m. until approximately 2 a.m.
• The Green B-, C-, D-, and E-Lines will operate a modified weekday schedule with additional trains operating at rush-hour levels of service throughout the evening from 3 p.m. until approximately 2 a.m.
• The Silver Line will operate a regular weekday schedule.

New Year's Day - Thursday, 1/1/15

• The Red Line will operate a Sunday schedule.
• The Orange Line will operate a Sunday schedule.
• The Blue Line will operate a Sunday schedule.
• The Green B-, C-, D-, and E-Lines will operate a Sunday schedule.
• The Silver Line will operate a Sunday schedule.

Customers should also note that the CharlieCard Store located adjacent to the Red and Orange Lines at Downtown Crossing Station is closed on Christmas Day.

Commuter Rail

Christmas Eve - Wednesday, 12/24/14

• The Fairmount Line will operate a regular weekday schedule.
• The Fitchburg/South Acton Line will operate a regular weekday schedule.
• The Framingham/Worcester Line will operate a regular weekday schedule.
• The Franklin Line will operate a regular weekday schedule.
• The Greenbush Line will operate a regular weekday schedule.
• The Haverhill Line will operate a regular weekday schedule.
• The Kingston/Plymouth Line will operate a regular weekday schedule.
• The Lowell Line will operate a regular weekday schedule.
• The Middleborough/Lakeville Line will operate a regular weekday schedule.
• The Needham Line will operate a regular weekday schedule.
• The Newburyport/Rockport Line will operate a regular weekday schedule.
• The Providence/Stoughton Line will operate a regular weekday schedule.

Christmas Day - Thursday, 12/25/14

• The Fairmount Line will operate a Sunday schedule.
• The Fitchburg/South Acton Line will operate a Sunday schedule.
• The Framingham/Worcester Line will operate a Sunday schedule.
• The Franklin Line will operate a Sunday schedule.
• The Greenbush Line will operate a Sunday schedule, which means it does not operate.
• The Haverhill Line will operate a Sunday schedule.
• The Kingston/Plymouth Line will operate a Sunday schedule, which means it does not operate.
• The Lowell Line will operate a Sunday schedule.
• The Middleborough/Lakeville Line will operate a Sunday schedule.
• The Needham Line will operate a Sunday schedule, which means it does not operate.
• The Newburyport/Rockport Line will operate a Sunday schedule.
• The Providence/Stoughton Line will operate a Sunday schedule.

New Year's Eve - Wednesday, 12/31/14 

Customers should please note that bicycles are prohibited on all inbound Commuter Rail trains between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. and all outbound trains from 4 p.m. through the end of service on New Year's Eve.

• The Fairmount Line will operate a modified weekday schedule with additional service provided.
• The Fitchburg/South Acton Line will operate a modified weekday schedule with additional service provided.
• The Framingham/Worcester Line will operate a modified weekday schedule with additional service provided.
• The Franklin Line will operate a modified weekday schedule with additional service provided.
• The Greenbush Line will operate a modified weekday schedule with additional service provided.
• The Haverhill Line will operate a modified weekday schedule with additional service provided.
• The Kingston/Plymouth Line will operate a modified weekday schedule with additional service provided.
• The Lowell Line will operate a modified weekday schedule with additional service provided.
• The Middleborough/Lakeville Line will operate a modified weekday schedule with additional service provided.
• The Needham Line will operate a a modified weekday schedule with additional service provided.
• The Newburyport/Rockport Line will operate a modified weekday schedule with additional service provided.
• The Providence/Stoughton Line will operate a modified weekday schedule with additional service provided.

Extra service times as well as delayed departure times are listed below. Customers must arrive prior to departure time.

Extra Service Outbound from North Station
LineDepartureDestination
Newburyport/Rockport12:10 a.m.Beverly
Haverhill12:10 a.m.Reading
Lowell12:10 a.m.Lowell
Fitchburg12:10 a.m.South Acton 
 
LineDepartureDestination
Newburyport2:00 a.m.Newburyport
Rockport2:00 a.m.Rockport
Haverhill2:00 a.m.Haverhill
Lowell2:00 a.m.Lowell
Fitchburg2:00 a.m.Fitchburg

Delayed Service Outbound from North Station
LineTrainScheduledDelayedDestination
Newburport17711:45 p.m.1:00 a.m.Newburyport
Rockport12312:10 a.m.1:00 a.m.Rockport
Haverhill22712:10 a.m.1:00 a.m.Haverhill
Lowell34712:10 a.m.1:00 a.m.Lowell
Fitchburg43312:10 a.m.1:00 a.m.Fitchburg
 
Extra Service Outbound from South Station
LineDepartureDestination
Needham1:00 a.m.Needham Heights
Kingston1:00 a.m.Kingston
Greenbush1:05 a.m.Greenbush
Middleborough1:10 a.m.Middleborough
Providence1:45 a.m.Providence
Franklin1:45 a.m.Forge Park/495 
 
 
Delayed Service Outbound from South Station
LineTrainScheduledDelayedDestination
Providence83111:59 p.m.12:45 a.m.Providence
Franklin73111:50 p.m.12:45 a.m.Forge Park/495
Worcester54511: 25 p.m.1:00 a.m.Worcester 


New Year's Day - Thursday, 1/1/15

• The Fairmount Line will operate a Sunday schedule
• The Fitchburg/South Acton Line will operate a Sunday schedule
• The Framingham/Worcester Line will operate a Sunday schedule
• The Franklin Line will operate a Sunday schedule.
• The Greenbush Line will operate a Sunday schedule (Saturday and Sunday service begin on December 27). 
• The Haverhill Line will operate a Sunday schedule
• The Kingston/Plymouth Line will operate a Sunday schedule (Saturday and Sunday service begin on December 27). 
• The Lowell Line will operate a Sunday schedule.
• The Middleborough/Lakeville Line will operate a Sunday schedule
• The Needham Line will operate a Sunday schedule, which means it does not operate. 
• The Newburyport/Rockport Line will operate a Sunday schedule.
• The Providence/Stoughton Line will operate a Sunday schedule.

 

Bus

Christmas Eve - Wednesday, 12/24/14

Buses and trackless trolleys will operate a regular weekday schedule.

Christmas Day - Thursday, 12/25/14

Buses and trackless trolleys will operate a Sunday schedule, which means the following routes do not operate:  

    • CT1
    • CT2
    • CT3
    • 4
    • 5
    • 7

    • 14
    • 18
    • 19
    • 29
    • 33
    • 37

    • 38
    • 51
    • 52
    • 62
    • 65
    • 67

    • 68
    • 85
    • 92
    • 114
    • 121
    • 131

    • 132
    • 170
    • 210
    • 212
    • 217
    • 221

    • 245
    • 325
    • 326
    • 351
    • 352
    • 354

    • 411
    • 424
    • 424W
    • 426
    • 428
    • 430

    • 434
    • 436
    • 439
    • 448
    • 449
    • 451

    • 456
    • 459
    • 465
    • 501
    • 502
    • 503

    • 504
    • 505
    • 553
    • 554
    • 556
    • 558


        New Year's Eve - Wednesday, 12/31/14

        Buses and trackless trolleys will operate a regular weekday schedule.

        New Year's Day - Thursday, 1/1/15

        Buses and trackless trolleys will operate a Sunday schedule, which means the following routes do not operate: 

          • CT1
          • CT2
          • CT3
          • 4
          • 5
          • 7

          • 14
          • 18
          • 19
          • 29
          • 33
          • 37

          • 38
          • 51
          • 52
          • 62
          • 65
          • 67

          • 68
          • 85
          • 92
          • 114
          • 121
          • 131

          • 132
          • 170
          • 210
          • 212
          • 217
          • 221

          • 245
          • 325
          • 326
          • 351
          • 352
          • 354

          • 411
          • 424
          • 424W
          • 426
          • 428
          • 430

          • 434
          • 436
          • 439
          • 448
          • 449
          • 451

          • 456
          • 459
          • 465
          • 501
          • 502
          • 503

          • 504
          • 505
          • 553
          • 554
          • 556
          • 558

          Boat

          Christmas Eve - Wednesday, 12/24/14

          Hingham Service (Hingham Shipyard - Rowes Wharf) will operate a modified weekday schedule with additional service times below. Inbound service will conclude with the 6:55 p.m. ferry from Quincy. Outbound service will conclude with the 7:35 p.m. (LW) ferry to Hingham (Hull added).
          Hull Service (Hingham, Hull - Long Wharf, Boston via Logan Airport) will operate a modified weekday schedule with service additions below.
          Charlestown Service (Long Wharf - Charlestown Navy Yard) will operate a regular weekday schedule.  

            Depart HinghamArrive BostonDepart BostonHullArrive Hingham
               12:40 p.m.12:55 p.m.
              12:30 p.m. (RW) 1:05 p.m.
               2:25 p.m.2:40 p.m.
            1:15 p.m.1:50 p.m. (RW)   
              2:30 p.m. (RW) 3:05 p.m.
            3:15 p.m.3:50 p.m. (RW)   
               8:15 p.m.8:30 p.m.

             

             Christmas Day - Thursday, 12/25/14 

            Hingham Service (Hingham Shipyard - Rowes Wharf) will not operate.
            Hull Service (Hingham, Hull - Long Wharf, Boston via Logan Airport) will not operate.
            Charlestown Service (Long Wharf - Charlestown Navy Yard) will not operate. 

            New Year's Eve - Wednesday, 12/31/14 

            Hingham Service (Hingham Shipyard - Rowes Wharf) will operate a regular weekday schedule.
            Hull Service (Hingham, Hull - Long Wharf, Boston via Logan Airport) will operate a regular weekday schedule.
            Charlestown Service (Long Wharf - Charlestown Navy Yard) will operate a regular weekday schedule.

            New Year's Day - Thursday, 1/1/15 

            Hingham Service (Hingham Shipyard - Rowes Wharf) will not operate.
            Hull Service (Hingham, Hull - Long Wharf, Boston via Logan Airport) will not operate.
            Charlestown Service (Long Wharf - Charlestown Navy Yard) will not operate.

            THE RIDE

            Christmas Eve - Wednesday, 12/24/14

             The RIDE will operate a regular weekday schedule. Please contact your RIDE contractor at the numbers below for details regarding Christmas Eve service information.

            Christmas Day - Thursday, 12/25/14

             The RIDE will operate a Sunday schedule. Please contact your RIDE contractor at the numbers below for details regarding Christmas Day service information.

            New Year's Eve - Wednesday, 12/31/14

            The RIDE will operate a regular weekday schedule with extended hours until 2:30 a.m. Please contact your RIDE contractor at the numbers below for details regarding New Year's Eve service information.

            New Year's Day - Thursday, 1/1/15

            The RIDE will operate a Sunday schedule. Please contact your RIDE contractor at the numbers below for details regarding New Year's Day service information.

            North area: Greater Lynn Senior Services888-319-7433TTY 800-621-0420
            South area: National Express888-920-7433TTY 888-607-7787
            West area: Veterans Transportation877-765-7433TTY 888-553-8294

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