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 LineNormal 
Green Line is operating normallyGreen LineNormal 
Orange Line is operating normallyOrange LineNormal1 Upcoming
Red Line is operating normallyRed LineNormal2 Upcoming
Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyNormal 
Silver Line are operating normallySilver Line Normal
Blue Line is operating normallyBlue LineNormal 
Green Line is operating normallyGreen LineNormal 
Orange Line is operating normallyOrange LineNormal1 Upcoming
Starting Monday:
Buses replacing Orange Line between Sullivan & Oak Grove Stations on Dec 1, 2, 9, 10, 15, 16, & 22 from about 8:45pm until closing
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Red Line is operating normallyRed LineNormal2 Upcoming
This Weekend:
Buses replacing Red Line service between Alewife and Harvard Sq Stations on November 29-30 and December 13-14 from start to end of service
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Starting December 06:
Buses replacing Red Line service between JFK/UMass and Broadway Stations on December 6-7 from start to end of service.
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Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyNormal 
Silver Line are operating normallySilver Line Normal

 

Bus Service AlertsBus Service Alerts

Route 15Normal1 Ongoing
Route 231 Current 
Route 39Normal2 Ongoing
Route 43Normal1 Ongoing
Route 441 Current 
Route 55Normal2 Ongoing
Route 57Normal1 Ongoing
Route 64Normal1 Ongoing
Route 671 Current 
Route 73Normal1 Ongoing
Route 771 Current 
Route 791 Current 
Route 87Normal1 Upcoming
Route 88Normal1 Upcoming
Route 94Normal1 Upcoming
Route 96Normal1 Upcoming
Route 1161 Current 
Route 1191 Current 
Route 1201 Current 
Route 131Normal1 Ongoing
Route 136Normal1 Upcoming
Route 137Normal1 Upcoming
Route 277Normal1 Ongoing
Route 4281 Current 
Route 4291 Current 
Route 4361 Current 
Route 554Normal1 Ongoing
Route 15Normal1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Tremont St opp Winter St has been moved to Tremont St opp West St
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Route 231 Current 
Current:
Route 23 experiencing minor delays
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Route 39Normal2 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Tremont St opp Winter St has been moved to Tremont St opp West St
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Ongoing:
Boylston St opp Gloucester St (inbound) in front of Prudential Center is temporarily closed due to construction.
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Route 43Normal1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Tremont St opp Winter St has been moved to Tremont St opp West St
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Route 441 Current 
Current:
Route 44 experiencing minor delays due to disabled bus
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Route 55Normal2 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Tremont St opp Winter St has been moved to Tremont St opp West St
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Ongoing:
Boylston St opp Gloucester St (inbound) in front of Prudential Center is temporarily closed due to construction.
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Route 57Normal1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Tremont St opp Winter St has been moved to Tremont St opp West St
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Route 64Normal1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Western Ave @ Green St (outbound) has been moved to 17-21 Western Ave.
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Route 671 Current 
Current:
Massachusetts Ave @ Academy St has been moved from the near side of Academy to the far side of Academy in front of Arlington Town Hall
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Route 73Normal1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The Church St @ Lexington St (layover) bus stop is temporarily closed due to construction.
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Route 771 Current 
Current:
Massachusetts Ave @ Academy St has been moved from the near side of Academy to the far side of Academy in front of Arlington Town Hall
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Route 791 Current 
Current:
Massachusetts Ave @ Academy St has been moved from the near side of Academy to the far side of Academy in front of Arlington Town Hall
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Route 87Normal1 Upcoming
Thursday:
Routes 87, 88, 94, and 96 detoured from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Thursday, November 27, 2014, due to a special event.
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Route 88Normal1 Upcoming
Thursday:
Routes 87, 88, 94, and 96 detoured from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Thursday, November 27, 2014, due to a special event.
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Route 94Normal1 Upcoming
Thursday:
Routes 87, 88, 94, and 96 detoured from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Thursday, November 27, 2014, due to a special event.
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Route 96Normal1 Upcoming
Thursday:
Routes 87, 88, 94, and 96 detoured from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Thursday, November 27, 2014, due to a special event.
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Route 1161 Current 
Current:
Route 116 experiencing minor delays due to disabled bus
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Route 1191 Current 
Current:
Route 119 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 1201 Current 
Current:
Route 120 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 131Normal1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
7am-3pm: Rt 131 detoured due to construction & bypasses Porter St @Garfield Rd. Connect at Porter St @Orient Ave & Porter St @Norman Rd.
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Route 136Normal1 Upcoming
Sunday:
Routes 136 and 137 detoured from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, November 30, 2014, due to a special event.
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Route 137Normal1 Upcoming
Sunday:
Routes 136 and 137 detoured from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, November 30, 2014, due to a special event.
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Route 277Normal1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Tremont St opp Winter St has been moved to Tremont St opp West St
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Route 4281 Current 
Current:
Route 428 experiencing minor delays due to disabled bus
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Route 4291 Current 
Current:
Route 429 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 4361 Current 
Current:
Route 436 experiencing moderate delays
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Route 554Normal1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Route 554 (outbound) detoured beginning Thursday, September 25, 2014, due to construction on the Beaver Street Culvert.
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Commuter Rail Service Alerts Commuter Rail Service Alerts

Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineNormal1 Upcoming
Fitchburg/South Acton Line is operating normalFitchburg/South Acton LineNormal1 Upcoming
Framingham/Worcester Line is operating normalFramingham/Worcester LineNormal 
Franklin Line is operating normalFranklin LineNormal 
Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineNormal 
Haverhill Line is operating normalHaverhill LineNormal 
Kingston/Plymouth Line is operating normalKingston/Plymouth LineNormal 
Lowell Line is operating normalLowell LineNormal 
Middleborough/Lakeville Line is operating normalMiddleborough/Lakeville LineNormal 
Needham Line is operating normalNeedham LineNormal 
Newburyport/Rockport Line is operating normalNewburyport/Rockport LineNormal 
Providence/Stoughton Line is operating normalProvidence/Stoughton LineNormal 
Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineNormal1 Upcoming
Starting Saturday:
Weekend Fairmount Line service is available effective Saturday, November 29, 2014.
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Fitchburg/South Acton Line is operating normalFitchburg/South Acton LineNormal1 Upcoming
This Weekend:
Weekend service returns to the Fitchburg/South Acton Line effective Saturday, November 29, 2014.
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Framingham/Worcester Line is operating normalFramingham/Worcester LineNormal 
Franklin Line is operating normalFranklin LineNormal 
Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineNormal 
Haverhill Line is operating normalHaverhill LineNormal 
Kingston/Plymouth Line is operating normalKingston/Plymouth LineNormal 
Lowell Line is operating normalLowell LineNormal 
Middleborough/Lakeville Line is operating normalMiddleborough/Lakeville LineNormal 
Needham Line is operating normalNeedham LineNormal 
Newburyport/Rockport Line is operating normalNewburyport/Rockport LineNormal 
Providence/Stoughton Line is operating normalProvidence/Stoughton LineNormal 

 

Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts

Elevator is experiencing delaysElevatorNormal4 Upcoming
Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalatorNormal 
Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftNormal 
Elevator is experiencing delaysElevatorNormal4 Upcoming
Starting Monday:
Elevator 930 LYNN PARKING GARAGE is unavailable from Monday, December 1, 2014, through Tuesday, December 2, 2014, due to maintenance.
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December 03:
Elevator 861 CENTRAL - Ashmont/Braintree-bound platform to the street is unavailable on Wednesday, December 3, 2014, due to maintenance.
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December 04:
Elevator 860 CENTRAL - Alewife-bound platform to the street is unavailable on Thursday, December 4, 2014, due to maintenance.
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December 05:
Elevator 863 KENDALL/MIT - Ashmont-/Braintree-bound platform to the street is unavailable on Friday, December 5, 2014, due to maintenance.
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Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalatorNormal 
Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftNormal 

 

Boat Service AlertsBoat Service Alerts

Hingham Ferry Normal  
Hull Ferry Normal  
Charlestown Ferry Normal  
Hingham FerryNormal  
Hull FerryNormal  
Charlestown FerryNormal  

 

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: JV-Joint Venture 888-920-7433TTY 888-607-7787
Northwest area: VTS-Veterans Transportation 877-765-7433 TTY 888-553-8294

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Delay

Cancelled Trip

Cancelled Trip

Detour

Detour

Snow Route

Snow Route

Shuttle Bus

Shuttle Bus

Station/Stop Closure

Station/Stop Closure

No Service

No Service

Extra Service

Extra Service

Schedule Change

Schedule Change

Access Issue

Access Issue

Other

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