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 experiencing delaysBlue Line1 Current  
Green Line is operating normallyGreen LineRegular 
Orange Line is operating normallyOrange LineRegular3 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Red Line is operating normallyRed LineRegular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyRegular 
Silver Line is experiencing delaysSilver Line 2 Current1 Upcoming
Blue Line is experiencing delaysBlue Line1 Current  
Current:
Blue Line experiencing minor westbound delays between Suffolk Downs and Aquarium.
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Green Line is operating normallyGreen LineRegular 
Orange Line is operating normallyOrange LineRegular3 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Tuesday:
Buses replacing Orange Line service between Oak Grove and Wellington Stations on Tue, Sep 8, from about 8:45pm through the end of service
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Starting Wednesday:
Buses replacing Orange Line between Oak Grove and Sullivan Stations on Sep 9, 10, 13, 14, 15, 16, and 17 from about 8:45pm until closing
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Starting Thursday:
Buses replacing Orange Line service between Oak Grove and Wellington Stations on Sept 3 and 8 from about 8:45pm through the end of service
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Ongoing:
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 operating normallyRed LineRegular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
September 12-13:
Buses replacing Red Line service between JFK/UMass and Quincy Center Stations on Sep 12-13, 19-20, and 26-27 from start to end of service.
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Ongoing:
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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Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyRegular 
Silver Line is experiencing delaysSilver Line 2 Current1 Upcoming
Current:
Silver Line - SL4 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Current:
Silver Line - SL5 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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September 12-13:
Temple Pl @ Washington St will be temporarily closed on Sat, Sep 12, & Sun, Sep 13, from about 7am to 5pm
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Bus Service AlertsBus Service Alerts

Route CT11 Current 
Route CT2Regular1 Ongoing
Route SL41 Current 
Route SL51 Current1 Upcoming
Route 11 Current 
Route 5Regular1 Ongoing
Route 7Regular1 Ongoing
Route 9Regular1 Ongoing
Route 10Regular1 Ongoing
Route 171 Current 
Route 181 Current 
Route 291 Current 
Route 351 Current 
Route 39Regular1 Upcoming
Route 431 Current 
Route 64Regular1 Ongoing
Route 661 Current 
Route 68Regular1 Ongoing
Route 74Regular1 Upcoming
Route 75Regular1 Upcoming
Route 78Regular1 Upcoming
Route 85Regular1 Ongoing
Route 1081 Current 
Route 1091 Current 
Route 111Regular1 Ongoing
Route 120Regular1 Ongoing
Route 1341 Current 
Route 2251 Current 
Route 2401 Current 
Route 4291 Current 
Route 441Regular1 Ongoing
Route 448Regular1 Ongoing
Route 4501 Current 
Route 4551 Current 
Route 4591 Current 
Route 5561 Current 
Route CT11 Current 
Current:
CT1 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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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 SL41 Current 
Current:
Silver Line - SL4 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route SL51 Current1 Upcoming
Current:
Silver Line - SL5 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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September 12-13:
Temple Pl @ Washington St will be temporarily closed on Sat, Sep 12, & Sun, Sep 13, from about 7am to 5pm
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Route 11 Current 
Current:
Route 1 experiencing minor delays due to traffic.
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Route 5Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Rts. 5, 7, 9, & 10 detour will continue until further notice. No service on East 4th St.
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Route 7Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Rts. 5, 7, 9, & 10 detour will continue until further notice. No service on East 4th St.
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Route 9Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Rts. 5, 7, 9, & 10 detour will continue until further notice. No service on East 4th St.
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Route 10Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Rts. 5, 7, 9, & 10 detour will continue until further notice. No service on East 4th St.
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Route 171 Current 
Current:
Route 17 experiencing minor delays due to traffic.
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Route 181 Current 
Current:
Route 18 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 291 Current 
Current:
Route 29 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 351 Current 
Current:
Route 35 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 39Regular1 Upcoming
Tuesday:
Route 39 will use the lower busway instead of the upper busway at Forest Hills Station, from approximately 8pm to 12am, due to construction
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Route 431 Current 
Current:
Route 43 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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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 661 Current 
Current:
Route 66 experiencing minor delays due to traffic.
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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 74Regular1 Upcoming
Starting Tuesday:
Route 74 detoured from start of service on Tue, Sep 8, & continuing for 6 to 8 weeks. Stops missed: Concord at Chauncy & Concord at Craigie
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Route 75Regular1 Upcoming
Starting Tuesday:
Route 75 detoured from start of service on Tue, Sep 8, & continuing for 6 to 8 weeks. Stops missed: Concord at Chauncy & Concord at Craigie
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Route 78Regular1 Upcoming
Starting Tuesday:
Route 78 detoured from start of service on Tue, Sep 8, & continuing for 6 to 8 weeks. Stops missed: Concord at Chauncy & Concord at Craigie
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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 1081 Current 
Current:
Route 108 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 1091 Current 
Current:
Route 109 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 111Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Rt. 111 detoured beginning at the start of service on Sat, May 26, & continuing until further notice due to construction on Washington Ave b
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Route 120Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
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 1341 Current 
Current:
Route 134 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 2251 Current 
Current:
Route 225 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 2401 Current 
Current:
Route 240 experiencing moderate delays due to accident
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Route 4291 Current 
Current:
Route 429 experiencing minor delays due to traffic.
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Route 441Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Route 441 detoured beginning Mon Aug 24 due to construction. Connect at Paradise Rd @ Franklin Ave & Paradise Rd @ Norfolk Ave
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Route 448Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Route 448 detoured beginning Mon Aug 24 due to construction. Connect at Paradise Rd @ Franklin Ave & Paradise Rd @ Norfolk Ave
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Route 4501 Current 
Current:
Route 450 experiencing moderate delays due to disabled bus
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Route 4551 Current 
Current:
Route 455 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 4591 Current 
Current:
Route 459 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 5561 Current 
Current:
Route 556 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Commuter Rail Service Alerts Commuter Rail Service Alerts

Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineRegular 
Fitchburg Line is operating normalFitchburg LineRegular 
Framingham/Worcester Line is experiencing delaysFramingham/Worcester Line4 Current1 Ongoing
Franklin Line is operating normalFranklin LineRegular 
Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineRegular 
Haverhill Line is operating normalHaverhill LineRegular1 Ongoing
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 LineRegular1 Upcoming
Providence/Stoughton Line is experiencing delaysProvidence/Stoughton Line1 Current1 Ongoing
Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineRegular 
Fitchburg Line is operating normalFitchburg LineRegular 
Framingham/Worcester Line is experiencing delaysFramingham/Worcester Line4 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Framingham/Worcester Line Train 528 (4:40 pm from Worcester) delayed today due to heavy ridership. 15-20 min
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Current:
Framingham/Worcester Line Train 521 (2:55 pm from South Station) delayed today due to heavy ridership. 25-35 min
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Current:
Framingham/Worcester Line Train 524 (3:00 pm from Worcester) delayed today due to police action. 15-20 min
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Current:
Board ALL Worcester Line trains on the inbound side track at Ashland & Southborough stations until 3:00PM.
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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 LineRegular 
Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineRegular 
Haverhill Line is operating normalHaverhill LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Haverhill Ln Commuter Rail service between Boston & Reading will be suspended beginning Mon, Aug 24, through Fri, Oct 23, from 9am until 3:3
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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 LineRegular1 Upcoming
September 19-27:
Newbury/Rock Ln suspended from Lynn to N Station on Sept 19-20 & 26-27 due to Mass Highway bridge replacement at Winthrop St in Revere. Repl
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Providence/Stoughton Line is experiencing delaysProvidence/Stoughton Line1 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
At Hyde Park board the following inbound trains on the outbound platform: 800, 802, 906, 812, 814, 912 & 816
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Ongoing:
Providence/Stoughton: Route 128 elevators are back in service. Route 128 escalators out of service until further notice due to maintenance.
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Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts

Elevator is experiencing delaysElevator1 Current1 Ongoing
Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalatorRegular2 Upcoming, 2 Ongoing
Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftRegular 
Elevator is experiencing delaysElevator1 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Elevator 816 DAVIS - Platform to Lobby unavailable due to maintenance
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Ongoing:
Elev. 891 DOWNTOWN CROSSING - Oak Grove-bound platform to Franklin and Washington Streets is unavailable Mon, Aug 10, until Summer 2016
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Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalatorRegular2 Upcoming, 2 Ongoing
Monday Through Tuesday:
Escalator 378 BEACHMONT - Inbound paid lobby to the platform is unavailable from Monday, Sep 7, through Tuesday, Sep 8, due to maintenance
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September 14-18:
Escalator 511 PORTER SQUARE - Mezzanine to the paid lobby is unavailable from Monday, Sep 14, through Friday, Sep 18, due to maintenance
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Ongoing:
Escalator 417 COURTHOUSE - Outbound to Lobby South unavailable due to maintenance
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Ongoing:
Escalators at ROUTE 128 are unavailable until further notice while Amtrak repairs them.
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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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Delay

Delay

Cancellation

Cancellation

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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