Transit Updates

Service Alerts

MBTA Services are constantly updated through our operations center. Please check here regularly for up-to-the-minute updates on every transit service as well as elevators and escalators.

Subway Service Alerts Subway Service Alerts

Blue Line is operating normallyBlue LineRegular 
Green Line is operating normallyGreen LineRegular1 Ongoing
Orange Line is experiencing delaysOrange Line2 Current 2 Upcoming
Red Line is experiencing delaysRed Line1 Current 3 Upcoming
Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyRegular 
Silver Line is experiencing delaysSilver Line 1 Current
Blue Line is operating normallyBlue LineRegular 
Green Line is operating normallyGreen LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Construction on the stairs at the Park Drive entrance at Fenway Station is complete. The stairs have been returned to service.
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Orange Line is experiencing delaysOrange Line2 Current 2 Upcoming
Current:
Buses replacing Orange Line between Forest Hills and Ruggles Stations on Aug 1-2, Aug 8-9, and Aug 15-16 from start to end of service
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Current:
Downtown Crossing: The Franklin St entrance will be temporarily closed on Sat, Aug 1, and Sun, Aug 2, all day due to construction
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Starting Monday:
Buses replacing Orange Line between Oak Grove and Wellington Stations on Aug 3-4, 10-13, 18, 24, and 25 from about 8:45pm until closing
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Starting August 10:
Downtown Crossing: The Franklin St entrance will be closed on Mon, Aug 10, and will remain closed until Summer 2016, due to construction
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Red Line is experiencing delaysRed Line1 Current 3 Upcoming
Current:
Downtown Crossing: The Franklin St entrance will be temporarily closed on Sat, Aug 1, and Sun, Aug 2, all day due to construction
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Starting August 10:
Downtown Crossing: The Franklin St entrance will be closed on Mon, Aug 10, and will remain closed until Summer 2016, due to construction
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Starting August 14:
The JFK/UMass ramp will be out of service beginning Fri, Aug 14, at 7pm until closing on Mon, Aug 24. Buses operating between Andrew and JFK
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Starting August 22:
Buses replacing Red Line service between JFK/UMass and North Quincy Stations on Aug 22-23 and Aug 29-30 from start to end of service.
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Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyRegular 
Silver Line is experiencing delaysSilver Line 1 Current
Current:
Silver Line - SL2 Detour: Omitting 88 Black Falcon Pier. Connect at Northern Ave.
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Bus Service AlertsBus Service Alerts

Route CT2Regular1 Ongoing
Route SL21 Current 
Route 5Regular1 Ongoing
Route 7Regular1 Ongoing
Route 81 Current 
Route 9Regular1 Ongoing
Route 10Regular1 Ongoing
Route 231 Current 
Route 35Regular1 Ongoing
Route 39Regular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Route 431 Current 
Route 451 Current 
Route 552 Current 
Route 602 Current 
Route 64Regular1 Ongoing
Route 68Regular1 Ongoing
Route 701 Current 
Route 85Regular1 Ongoing
Route 1111 Current1 Ongoing
Route 1161 Current 
Route 1202 Current1 Upcoming
Route 4261 Current 
Route 4501 Current 
Route CT2Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Main St @ Kendall Sta (outbound) temporarily moving to Main St @ Kendall Sta on the opposite side of the street due to construction
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Route SL21 Current 
Current:
Silver Line - SL2 Detour: Omitting 88 Black Falcon Pier. Connect at Northern Ave.
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Route 5Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Routes 5, 7, 9 and 10 detour will continue until further notice.
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Route 7Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Routes 5, 7, 9 and 10 detour will continue until further notice.
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Route 81 Current 
Current:
Routes 8 and 60 detoured around Brookline Ave. Connect at Kenmore, Brookline Ave @Pilgrim Rd, or Brookline Ave @The Fenway
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Route 9Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Routes 5, 7, 9 and 10 detour will continue until further notice.
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Route 10Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Routes 5, 7, 9 and 10 detour will continue until further notice.
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Route 231 Current 
Current:
Route 23 experiencing moderate delays due to disabled bus
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Route 35Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
S Huntington Ave opp VA Hospital moving 30 feet north from previous location (about 184 S Hungtinton Ave) starting Thu, Jul 23
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Route 39Regular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Starting Today:
Route 39 will utilize the lower busway on Hyde Park Ave from South Street on July 26-30 from 08:00 PM to end of service due to construction.
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Ongoing:
S Huntington Ave opp VA Hospital moving 30 feet north from previous location (about 184 S Hungtinton Ave) starting Thu, Jul 23
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Route 431 Current 
Current:
Route 43 experiencing moderate delays due to special event
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Route 451 Current 
Current:
Route 45 experiencing moderate delays
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Route 552 Current 
Current:
Route 55 detoured due to the Red Sox Game. No service on Ipswich St. Connect on Boylston St.
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Current:
Route 55 experiencing moderate delays due to special event
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Route 602 Current 
Current:
Route 60 experiencing moderate delays
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Current:
Routes 8 and 60 detoured around Brookline Ave. Connect at Kenmore, Brookline Ave @Pilgrim Rd, or Brookline Ave @The Fenway
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Route 64Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Main St @ Kendall Sta (outbound) temporarily moving to Main St @ Kendall Sta on the opposite side of the street due to construction
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Route 68Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Main St @ Kendall Sta (outbound) temporarily moving to Main St @ Kendall Sta on the opposite side of the street due to construction
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Route 701 Current 
Current:
Route 70 experiencing minor delays
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Route 85Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Main St @ Kendall Sta (outbound) temporarily moving to Main St @ Kendall Sta on the opposite side of the street due to construction
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Route 1111 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Route 111 experiencing minor delays
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Ongoing:
Rt. 111 detoured beginning start of svc, Sat, May 26, & continuing until further notice due to construction on Washington Ave btn Bellingham
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Route 1161 Current 
Current:
Route 116 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 1202 Current1 Upcoming
Current:
Rte 120 Detoured: Omitting Jefferies Point. Connect at Maverick Station.
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Current:
Route 120 detoured due to construction connections can be made at Maverick Station
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Starting Monday:
Border St opp Liberty Plaza Shopping Center (inbound and outbound) will be closed until further notice beginning Mon Aug 3
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Route 4261 Current 
Current:
Route 426 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 4501 Current 
Current:
Route 450 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Commuter Rail Service Alerts Commuter Rail Service Alerts

Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineRegular1 Ongoing
Fitchburg Line is experiencing delaysFitchburg Line1 Current 
Framingham/Worcester Line is operating normalFramingham/Worcester LineRegular1 Ongoing
Franklin Line is operating normalFranklin LineRegular1 Ongoing
Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineRegular 
Haverhill Line is operating normalHaverhill LineRegular 
Kingston/Plymouth Line is operating normalKingston/Plymouth LineRegular 
Lowell Line is operating normalLowell LineRegular 
Middleborough/Lakeville Line is operating normalMiddleborough/Lakeville LineRegular 
Needham Line is operating normalNeedham LineRegular1 Ongoing
Newburyport/Rockport Line is operating normalNewburyport/Rockport LineRegular 
Providence/Stoughton Line is operating normalProvidence/Stoughton LineRegular1 Ongoing
Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Effective Monday, June 29, 2015, the Fairmount Line will have a modified schedule.
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Fitchburg Line is experiencing delaysFitchburg Line1 Current 
Current:
Fitchburg Line: Service suspended along the entire line every Sat and Sun beginning Sat, Apr 25, through Sun, Nov 22. Busing not provided
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Framingham/Worcester Line is operating normalFramingham/Worcester LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Due to track work, temporary schedule for the Fram/Worc Line goes into effect on Monday, June 8, affecting some weekday and weekend trains.
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Franklin Line is operating normalFranklin LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Effective Monday, June 29, 2015, the Franklin Line will have a modified schedule.
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Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineRegular 
Haverhill Line is operating normalHaverhill LineRegular 
Kingston/Plymouth Line is operating normalKingston/Plymouth LineRegular 
Lowell Line is operating normalLowell LineRegular 
Middleborough/Lakeville Line is operating normalMiddleborough/Lakeville LineRegular 
Needham Line is operating normalNeedham LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Needham Ln schedule will be modified beginning Mon, Apr 27, 2015, due to Amtrak repairing the signal system damaged by the recent Forest Hil
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Newburyport/Rockport Line is operating normalNewburyport/Rockport LineRegular 
Providence/Stoughton Line is operating normalProvidence/Stoughton LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
At Hyde Park board the following inbound trains on the outbound platform: 800, 802, 906, 812, 814, 912 & 816
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Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts

Elevator is experiencing delaysElevator2 Current1 Upcoming
Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalator 2 Current1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftRegular 
Elevator is experiencing delaysElevator2 Current1 Upcoming
Current:
Elevator 965 MAVERICK - Blue Line Platform to Maverick Square Lobby unavailable
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Current:
Elevator 966 MAVERICK - Blue Line Platform to Lewis Courtyard Lobby unavailable due to maintenance
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Starting August 10:
Elevator 886 BEACHMONT - Bowdoin-bound platform to the lobby is unavailable from Monday, Aug 10, through Friday, Aug 14, due to maintenance
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Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalator 2 Current1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Current:
Escalator 350 ALEWIFE - Red Line Platform to Russell Field unavailable due to maintenance
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Current:
Escalator 360 CENTRAL - Outbound Platform to Street unavailable due to maintenance
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Starting Monday:
Escalator 112 DOWNTOWN XING - Southbound platform to Chauncey St is unavailable from Mon, Aug 3, through Friday, Aug 7, due to maintenance
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Ongoing:
Escalator 417 COURTHOUSE - Outbound to Lobby South unavailable due to maintenance
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Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftRegular 

 

Boat Service AlertsBoat Service Alerts

Hingham Ferry Regular  
Hull Ferry Regular  
Charlestown Ferry Regular  
Hingham FerryRegular  
Hull FerryRegular  
Charlestown FerryRegular  

 

THE RIDE Updates

Attention Paratransit Customers: During inclement weather, THE RIDE strongly recommends that you check with your contractor directly as services may be curtailed, expect delays. The numbers are as follows:

North area: GLSS-Greater Lynn Senior Services 888-319-7433 TTY 800-621-0420
South area: NEXT-National Express Transit 888-920-7433TTY 888-607-7577
West area: VTS-Veterans Transportation 877-765-7433 TTY 888-553-8294

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Snow Route

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Shuttle Bus

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No Service

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