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 experiencing delaysGreen Line2 Current 2 Upcoming
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 experiencing delaysGreen Line2 Current 2 Upcoming
Current:
Green Line D Branch service will originate at Park Street due to signal problems. For service to Riverside, please board at Park Street.
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Current:
Green Line C branch and Green Line E branch experiencing minor delays due to signal problem
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This Weekend:
Buses replacing Green Line B branch service between Blandford St and Boston College Stations on October 25-26 from start to end of service
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Starting November 01:
Buses replacing Green Line B branch service between Babcock Street and Boston College Stations on November 1-2 from start to end of service.
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Orange Line is operating normallyOrange LineNormal1 Upcoming
Starting Monday:
Buses replacing Orange Line between Sullivan & Oak Grove Stations on Oct 20 & 27 and Nov 3, 19, & 25 from about 8:45pm until closing
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Red Line is operating normallyRed LineNormal2 Upcoming
Starting November 08:
Buses replacing Red Line service between Alewife and Harvard Square Stations on November 8-9 and November 29-30 from start to end of service
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Starting November 15:
Buses replacing Red Line service between JFK/UMass and Broadway Stations on November 15-16 and November 22-23 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 81 Current 
Route 221 Current 
Route 231 Current 
Route 281 Current 
Route 391 Current 
Route 431 Current 
Route 551 Current 
Route 64Normal1 Ongoing
Route 661 Current 
Route 73Normal1 Ongoing
Route 781 Current 
Route 1161 Current 
Route 1171 Current 
Route 131Normal1 Ongoing
Route 134Normal1 Upcoming
Route 554Normal1 Ongoing
Route 7121 Current 
Route 81 Current 
Current:
Route 8 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 221 Current 
Current:
Route 22 experiencing minor delays due to disabled bus
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Route 231 Current 
Current:
Route 23 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 281 Current 
Current:
Route 28 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 391 Current 
Current:
Belvidere St @ Huntington Ave (outbound) in front of Prudential Center is temporarily closed due to construction.
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Route 431 Current 
Current:
Tremont St opp Winter St has been moved to Tremont St opp West St
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Route 551 Current 
Current:
Belvidere St @ Huntington Ave (outbound) in front of Prudential Center is temporarily closed due to construction.
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Route 64Normal1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Bus stop at Western Ave @ Green St (outbound) moved to 17-21 Western Ave.
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Route 661 Current 
Current:
Route 66 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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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 781 Current 
Current:
Route 78 detoured due to construction
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Route 1161 Current 
Current:
Route 116 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 1171 Current 
Current:
Route 117 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 134Normal1 Upcoming
Sunday:
Route 134 detoured from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM on Sun Oct 26 due to special event
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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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Route 7121 Current 
Current:
Route 712 detoured due to construction
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Commuter Rail Service Alerts Commuter Rail Service Alerts

Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineNormal 
Fitchburg/South Acton Line is experiencing delaysFitchburg/South Acton Line1 Current1 Ongoing
Framingham/Worcester Line is operating normalFramingham/Worcester LineNormal2 Upcoming
Franklin Line is operating normalFranklin LineNormal1 Upcoming
Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineNormal 
Haverhill Line is operating normalHaverhill LineNormal 
Kingston/Plymouth Line is operating normalKingston/Plymouth LineNormal 
Lowell Line is experiencing delaysLowell Line2 Current 
Middleborough/Lakeville Line is operating normalMiddleborough/Lakeville LineNormal 
Needham Line is operating normalNeedham LineNormal1 Upcoming
Newburyport/Rockport Line is experiencing delaysNewburyport/Rockport Line3 Current 
Providence/Stoughton Line is operating normalProvidence/Stoughton LineNormal1 Upcoming
Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineNormal 
Fitchburg/South Acton Line is experiencing delaysFitchburg/South Acton Line1 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Fitchburg/South Acton Line Train 427 (7:50 pm from North Station) delayed about 15 minutes today due to earlier mechanical problem
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Ongoing:
Fitchburg Line suspended between N Sta & Fitchburg on weekends through Nov 23 due to track improvements. No substitute buses provided
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Framingham/Worcester Line is operating normalFramingham/Worcester LineNormal2 Upcoming
This Weekend:
fm Sat Oct 25 at 5am until Sun Oct 26 at 6pm the outbnd platform at Yawkey station will be closed. All trains at Yawkey station will board o
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Starting Monday:
Elevator 854 BACK BAY - Commuter Rail Track 2 to the lobby is unavailable from Monday, October 27, 2014, through Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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Franklin Line is operating normalFranklin LineNormal1 Upcoming
Starting Monday:
Elevator 854 BACK BAY - Commuter Rail Track 2 to the lobby is unavailable from Monday, October 27, 2014, through Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineNormal 
Haverhill Line is operating normalHaverhill LineNormal 
Kingston/Plymouth Line is operating normalKingston/Plymouth LineNormal 
Lowell Line is experiencing delaysLowell Line2 Current 
Current:
Lowell Line Train 342 (8:30 pm from Lowell) delayed about 20 minutes today due to track work.
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Current:
Outbound platform closed at West Medford, Wedgemere, and Winchester. Please board all trains on inbound platform
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Middleborough/Lakeville Line is operating normalMiddleborough/Lakeville LineNormal 
Needham Line is operating normalNeedham LineNormal1 Upcoming
Starting Monday:
Elevator 854 BACK BAY - Commuter Rail Track 2 to the lobby is unavailable from Monday, October 27, 2014, through Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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Newburyport/Rockport Line is experiencing delaysNewburyport/Rockport Line3 Current 
Current:
Newburyport/Rockport Line Train 136 (7:45 pm from Rockport) delayed about 25 minutes today due to earlier mechanical problem
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Current:
Newburyport/Rockport Line Train 130 (5:25 pm from Rockport) delayed due to mechanical problem
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Current:
Salem Station: Salem parking garage will open for full service at 4 PM this Friday, October 24th, 2014.
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Providence/Stoughton Line is operating normalProvidence/Stoughton LineNormal1 Upcoming
Starting Monday:
Elevator 854 BACK BAY - Commuter Rail Track 2 to the lobby is unavailable from Monday, October 27, 2014, through Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts

Elevator is experiencing delaysElevatorNormal1 Upcoming
Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalator 3 Current 
Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftNormal 
Elevator is experiencing delaysElevatorNormal1 Upcoming
Starting Monday:
Elevator 854 BACK BAY - Commuter Rail Track 2 to the lobby is unavailable from Monday, October 27, 2014, through Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalator 3 Current 
Current:
Escalator 346 QUINCY ADAMS - Unpaid Lobby to Garage/2nd floor unavailable due to maintenance
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Current:
Escalator 347 QUINCY ADAMS - Garage 2nd floor to 4th floor unavailable due to maintenance
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Current:
Escalator 348 QUINCY ADAMS - Garage 4th floor to 2nd floor unavailable due to maintenance
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Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftNormal 

 

Boat Service AlertsBoat Service Alerts

Hingham Ferry Normal 1 Ongoing
Hull Ferry Normal 1 Ongoing
Charlestown Ferry Normal  
Hingham FerryNormal 1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Hingham Ferry Schedule Change: Effective Oct 14, 2014, the weekday 10:30am Boston-Logan-Hingham & the weekday 11:30am Hingham-Boston Trips n
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Hull FerryNormal 1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Hingham Ferry Schedule Change: Effective Oct 14, 2014, the weekday 10:30am Boston-Logan-Hingham & the weekday 11:30am Hingham-Boston Trips n
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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

Not sure which contractor serves your area? Check here



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Detour

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Snow Route

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Shuttle Bus

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Access Issue

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