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 LineRegular2 Upcoming
Orange Line is operating normallyOrange LineRegular1 Upcoming, 2 Ongoing
Red Line is operating normallyRed LineRegular4 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyRegular 
Silver Line are operating normallySilver Line Regular1 Ongoing
Blue Line is operating normallyBlue LineRegular 
Green Line is operating normallyGreen LineRegular2 Upcoming
Starting Later Today:
For Green Line B service at Boston College Sta, board at the intersection of Commonwealth Ave and Lake St on Apr 27 - 28 from 9am to 4pm
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Starting Monday:
Beginning on Mon, May 1, 2017, access to the east entrance of N Station will be through a covered walkway
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Orange Line is operating normallyOrange LineRegular1 Upcoming, 2 Ongoing
Starting Monday:
Beginning on Mon, May 1, 2017, access to the east entrance of N Station will be through a covered walkway
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Ongoing:
Due to the Simon Company's Copley Place construction, Back Bay Stations Dartmouth Street underpass will remain closed until June 1, 2017.
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Ongoing:
All Orange Line train service will board on Track 2 at Forest Hills through May 5, 2017, due to the Casey Overpass Project.
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Red Line is operating normallyRed LineRegular4 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
This Weekend:
Buses will replace Red Line between Harvard and Alewife Stations during the weekends of Apr 29 - 30 and May 13 - 14 all day
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May 6-7:
Shuttle buses replacing Red Line service between Davis and Alewife Stations during the weekend of May 6 - 7 from start to end of service.
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May 13-14:
Buses will replace Red Line service between Harvard and Alewife Stations during the weekend of May 13 - 14 from start to end of service.
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May 20-21:
Buses replacing Red Line service between Braintree and JFK/UMass Stations on the weekend of May 20 -21 from start to end of service.
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Ongoing:
The pedestrian bridge at the Braintree Parking Garage will be closed through Summer 2020 due to construction.
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Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyRegular 
Silver Line are operating normallySilver Line Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Silver Line - SL2 detoured. No service to 88 Black Falcon. Connections can be made at the corner of Dry Dock Ave & Black Falcon
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Bus Service AlertsBus Service Alerts

Route SL2Regular1 Ongoing
Route 8Regular1 Ongoing
Route 9Regular1 Ongoing
Route 16Regular1 Ongoing
Route 70Regular1 Ongoing
Route 891 Current 
Route 1061 Current 
Route 1171 Current 
Route 210Regular1 Ongoing
Route 230Regular1 Ongoing
Route 236Regular1 Ongoing
Route 4491 Current 
Route SL2Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Silver Line - SL2 detoured. No service to 88 Black Falcon. Connections can be made at the corner of Dry Dock Ave & Black Falcon
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Route 8Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Routes 8 & 16: All trips may depart the UMass Campus Center earlier than scheduled due to construction.
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Route 9Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
W Broadway @ B St (inbound) moving permanently to the nearside of B Street beginning Fri Mar 17
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Route 16Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Routes 8 & 16: All trips may depart the UMass Campus Center earlier than scheduled due to construction.
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Route 70Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The following stop is permanently closed due to construction: Western Ave @ Stadium Way (outbound)
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Route 891 Current 
Current:
Route 89 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 1061 Current 
Current:
Route 106 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 1171 Current 
Current:
Route 117 experiencing minor delays
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Route 210Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The pedestrian bridge at the Braintree Parking Garage will be closed through Summer 2020 due to construction.
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Route 230Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The pedestrian bridge at the Braintree Parking Garage will be closed through Summer 2020 due to construction.
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Route 236Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The pedestrian bridge at the Braintree Parking Garage will be closed through Summer 2020 due to construction.
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Route 4491 Current 
Current:
Route 449 experiencing moderate delays due to accident
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Commuter Rail Service Alerts Commuter Rail Service Alerts

Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineRegular1 Upcoming
Fitchburg Line is experiencing delaysFitchburg Line2 Current2 Upcoming
Framingham/Worcester Line is operating normalFramingham/Worcester LineRegular1 Upcoming, 6 Ongoing
Franklin Line is operating normalFranklin LineRegular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineRegular1 Upcoming
Haverhill Line is operating normalHaverhill LineRegular3 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Kingston/Plymouth Line is operating normalKingston/Plymouth LineRegular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Lowell Line is operating normalLowell LineRegular2 Upcoming
Middleborough/Lakeville Line is operating normalMiddleborough/Lakeville LineRegular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Needham Line is operating normalNeedham LineRegular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Newburyport/Rockport Line is operating normalNewburyport/Rockport LineRegular2 Upcoming, 2 Ongoing
Providence/Stoughton Line is operating normalProvidence/Stoughton LineRegular1 Upcoming, 2 Ongoing
Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineRegular1 Upcoming
Starting May 22:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on Monday, May 22nd. Schedules are now available online at mbta.com.
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Fitchburg Line is experiencing delaysFitchburg Line2 Current2 Upcoming
Current:
Fitchburg Train 401 (6:25 am from North Station) is stopped near Waltham due to a mechanical issue and is 10-20 minutes behind schedule.
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Current:
Please board Fitchburg Train 402 (5:45 am from Wachusett) on the outbound platform at Ayer.
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Starting Monday:
Beginning on Mon, May 1, 2017, access to the east entrance of N Station will be through a covered walkway
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Starting May 22:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on Monday, May 22nd. Schedules are now available online at mbta.com.
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Framingham/Worcester Line is operating normalFramingham/Worcester LineRegular1 Upcoming, 6 Ongoing
Starting May 22:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on Monday, May 22nd. Schedules are now available online at mbta.com.
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Ongoing:
Due to the Simon Company's Copley Place construction, Back Bay Stations Dartmouth Street underpass will remain closed until June 1, 2017.
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Ongoing:
Due to rail tie replacement on the Worcester Line btwn Wellesley Farms & Westboro, mid-day trains Mon-Fri may experience delays of 5-15 min
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Ongoing:
Starting 4/4, Worcester Train 512 will have an adjusted departure time of 9:00 am from Worcester due to track work.
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Ongoing:
Please board Worcester Ln trains 586, 512, 514, 516, & 518 on the outb. platforms at W Natick, Natick Center, Wellesley Sq, Wellesley Hills,
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Ongoing:
Please board outbound Worcester Line trains on the inbound platforms at Yawkey through Framingham stations weekdays from 2pm until 7:30 pm.
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Ongoing:
Please board inbound Worcester Line trains on the outbound platforms at Framingham through Back Bay stations weekdays from 3pm until 8pm.
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Franklin Line is operating normalFranklin LineRegular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Starting May 22:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on Monday, May 22nd. Schedules are now available online at mbta.com.
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Ongoing:
Due to the Simon Company's Copley Place construction, Back Bay Stations Dartmouth Street underpass will remain closed until June 1, 2017.
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Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineRegular1 Upcoming
Starting May 22:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on Monday, May 22nd. Schedules are now available online at mbta.com.
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Haverhill Line is operating normalHaverhill LineRegular3 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Starting Monday:
Beginning on Mon, May 1, 2017, access to the east entrance of N Station will be through a covered walkway
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May 6-7:
Haverhill Line will be suspended between Reading and Haverhill Sat May 6th & Sun May 7th, 2017 to allow for ongoing track construction
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Starting May 22:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on Monday, May 22nd. Schedules are now available online at mbta.com.
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Ongoing:
Please board all trains on the inbound platforms at Haverhill & Bradford except Trains 216 & 222
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Kingston/Plymouth Line is operating normalKingston/Plymouth LineRegular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Starting May 22:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on Monday, May 22nd. Schedules are now available online at mbta.com.
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Ongoing:
The pedestrian bridge at the Braintree Parking Garage will be closed through Summer 2020 due to construction.
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Lowell Line is operating normalLowell LineRegular2 Upcoming
Starting Monday:
Beginning on Mon, May 1, 2017, access to the east entrance of N Station will be through a covered walkway
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Starting May 22:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on Monday, May 22nd. Schedules are now available online at mbta.com.
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Middleborough/Lakeville Line is operating normalMiddleborough/Lakeville LineRegular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Starting May 22:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on Monday, May 22nd. Schedules are now available online at mbta.com.
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Ongoing:
The pedestrian bridge at the Braintree Parking Garage will be closed through Summer 2020 due to construction.
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Needham Line is operating normalNeedham LineRegular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Starting May 22:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on Monday, May 22nd. Schedules are now available online at mbta.com.
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Ongoing:
Due to the Simon Company's Copley Place construction, Back Bay Stations Dartmouth Street underpass will remain closed until June 1, 2017.
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Newburyport/Rockport Line is operating normalNewburyport/Rockport LineRegular2 Upcoming, 2 Ongoing
Starting Monday:
Beginning on Mon, May 1, 2017, access to the east entrance of N Station will be through a covered walkway
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Starting May 22:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on Monday, May 22nd. Schedules are now available online at mbta.com.
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Ongoing:
Newburyport/Rockport notice: The inbound mini-high platform at Beverly Station is closed for repairs. A portable lift is available.
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Ongoing:
Beverly: The pedestrian bridge from the Beverly Depot parking lot to the station is closed due to being struck by a vehicle.
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Providence/Stoughton Line is operating normalProvidence/Stoughton LineRegular1 Upcoming, 2 Ongoing
Starting May 22:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on Monday, May 22nd. Schedules are now available online at mbta.com.
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Ongoing:
Due to the Simon Company's Copley Place construction, Back Bay Stations Dartmouth Street underpass will remain closed until June 1, 2017.
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Ongoing:
Beginning Mon night, 4/10, the Prov side of the pedestrian bridge at Canton Jct will be closed for repairs, requiring a 10-15 minute detour
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Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts

Elevator is experiencing delaysElevator4 Current1 Upcoming, 2 Ongoing
Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalator 1 Current 
Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftRegular 
Elevator is experiencing delaysElevator4 Current1 Upcoming, 2 Ongoing
Current:
Elevator 886 BEACHMONT - Bowdoin platform to Lobby unavailable due to maintenance
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Current:
Elevator 887 BEACHMONT - Wonderland Platform to Lobby unavailable due to maintenance
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Current:
Elevator 898 N QUINCY - Newport Ave Parking to North Lobby unavailable from Thu Apr 27 through Fri Apr 28 due to maintenance
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Current:
Elevator 803 STATE STREET - Forest Hills Platform to Milk, School, & Washington Sts unavailable on Thu Apr 27 due to maintenance
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Tomorrow:
Elevator 802 STATE STREET - Oak Grove Platform to Forest Hills and Wonderland Platforms unavailable on Fri Apr 28 due to maintenance
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Ongoing:
Elev. 941 N Station - Lobby to the Commuter Rail & Boston Garden will remain closed until further notice due to construction of the Boston G
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Ongoing:
Elevator 804 PARK STREET - Tremont Street to the Lobby will be reconstructed and will be out of service through June 2017.
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Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalator 1 Current 
Current:
Escalator 359 CENTRAL - Inbound Platform to Street 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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