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Framingham/Worcester Line: Upcoming

Friday: Shuttle buses will replace service on the Worcester Line between Wellesley Farms and South Station on 3/31 from approximately 8:30 pm through the end of service.

Due to Boston Landing Station construction in Allston, service will be suspended between Wellesley Farms and South Station in both directions on Friday, March 31 from approximately 8:30 p.m. through the end of service.

Inbound Framingham/Worcester Line service will terminate at Wellesley Farms where passengers can connect with shuttle buses to Newton, Back Bay, and South Station. Passengers desiring outbound Framingham/Worcester Line service from South Station or Back Bay must board shuttle buses to Wellesley Farms for Commuter Rail connection. Shuttle buses will also depart from Newtonville, West Newton, and Auburndale to Wellesley Farms for outbound Commuter Rail connection. There will be no shuttle bus connection to/from Yawkey Station. Passengers should allow additional travel time of approximately twenty to thirty minutes.

Customers should please note, bikes are not permitted on board during this temporary weekend service change.

Last Updated: 3/27/2017 6:56:02 AM

This Weekend: Shuttle buses will replace service on the Worcester Line between Wellesley Farms and South Station on 4/1 & 4/2 from start to end of service.

Service will be suspended between Wellesley Farms and South Station in both directions from start to end of service on Saturday, April 1, and Sunday, April 2, 2017.

Inbound Framingham/Worcester Line service will terminate at Wellesley Farms where passengers can connect with shuttle buses to Newton, Back Bay, and South Station. Passengers desiring outbound service from South Station or Back Bay must board shuttle buses to Wellesley Farms for Commuter Rail connection. Shuttle buses will also depart from Newtonville, West Newton, and Auburndale to Wellesley Farms for outbound Commuter Rail connection. There will be no shuttle bus connection to/from Yawkey Station. Passengers should allow additional travel time of approximately 20-30 minutes.

Customers should please note, bikes are not permitted on board during this temporary weekend service change.

Last Updated: 3/27/2017 6:56:17 AM

Framingham/Worcester Line: Ongoing

Due to the Simon Company's Copley Place construction, Back Bay Stations Dartmouth Street underpass will remain closed until April 8, 2017.

Due to Copley Place construction being performed by the Simon Company, the Dartmouth Street underpass leading to and from the west side of Dartmouth Street at Back Bay Station will be temporarily closed until April 8, 2017.

Customers are encouraged to use the stations main entrance on the east side of Dartmouth Street during the underpass closure.

Affected routes:
Orange Line
Framingham/Worcester Line
Needham Line
Franklin Line
Providence/Stoughton Line

Last Updated: 2/10/2017 9:22:07 AM

The South Station Concourse Elevator, which operates to/from the Commuter Rail and Red Line/Silver Line levels, will be out of service through Friday, March 31, due to modernization.

During this scheduled outage, please utilize South Station Elevator 926 (located on Atlantic Ave) for access to the Red Line and Silver Line.

Affected routes:
Framingham/Worcester Line
Needham Line
Franklin Line
Fairmount Line
Providence/Stoughton Line
Middleborough/Lakeville Line
Kingston/Plymouth Line
Greenbush Line

Last Updated: 3/27/2017 6:51:38 PM

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Please board inbound Worcester Line trains on the outbound platforms at Framingham through Wellesley Farms stations weekdays from 2:30 pm until 7:30 pm.

Please follow these boarding instructions Monday - Friday unless noted otherwise or if operating on a holiday schedule.

Affected direction: Inbound

Affected trips:
518 (2:15 pm from Worcester)
522 (3:45 pm from Worcester)
588 (4:47 pm from Framingham)
524 (5:20 pm from Worcester)
590 (5:40 pm from Framingham)
526 (6:05 pm from Worcester)
592 (7:05 pm from Framingham)

Last Updated: 12/12/2016 2:27:33 PM

Please board outbound Worcester Line trains on the inbound platforms at Wellesley Farms through Framingham stations weekdays from 2:30 pm until 7:30 pm.

Please follow these boarding instructions Monday - Friday unless noted otherwise or if operating on a holiday schedule.

Affected direction: Outbound

Affected stops:
Wellesley Farms
Wellesley Hills
Wellesley Square
Natick Center
West Natick
Framingham

Affected trips:
515 (2:00 pm from South Station)
517 (3:30 pm from South Station)
589 (3:40 pm from South Station)
519 (4:25 pm from South Station)
591 (4:35 pm from South Station)
521 (5:05 pm from South Station)
593 (5:15 pm from South Station)
523 (5:40 pm from South Station)
525 (5:50 pm from South Station)
527 (6:20 pm from South Station)
529 (6:45 pm from South Station)

Last Updated: 12/12/2016 2:27:02 PM

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