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 LineRegular 
Orange Line is operating normallyOrange LineRegular2 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Red Line is operating normallyRed LineRegular2 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyRegular 
Silver Line are operating normallySilver Line Regular1 Upcoming
Blue Line is operating normallyBlue LineRegular 
Green Line is operating normallyGreen LineRegular 
Orange Line is operating normallyOrange LineRegular2 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Sunday Through Thursday:
Buses replacing Orange Line between Oak Grove and Wellington Stations on Aug 30, 31, and Sept 1, 2, 3, and 8 from about 8:45pm until closing
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September 9-17:
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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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 LineRegular2 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
This Weekend:
Buses replacing Red Line service between JFK/UMass and North Quincy Stations on Aug 29-30 from start to end of service.
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September 12-27:
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 are operating normallySilver Line Regular1 Upcoming
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 CT2Regular1 Ongoing
Route SL5Regular1 Upcoming
Route 11 Current 
Route 5Regular1 Ongoing
Route 7Regular1 Ongoing
Route 91 Current1 Ongoing
Route 10Regular1 Ongoing
Route 14Regular1 Upcoming
Route 16Regular1 Upcoming
Route 22Regular1 Upcoming
Route 23Regular1 Upcoming
Route 261 Current 
Route 28Regular1 Upcoming
Route 29Regular1 Upcoming
Route 311 Current 
Route 361 Current 
Route 392 Current 
Route 401 Current 
Route 421 Current 
Route 44Regular1 Upcoming
Route 45Regular2 Upcoming
Route 471 Current 
Route 501 Current 
Route 64Regular1 Ongoing
Route 68Regular1 Ongoing
Route 85Regular1 Ongoing
Route 91Regular1 Upcoming
Route 1001 Current 
Route 1101 Current 
Route 111Regular1 Ongoing
Route 1161 Current 
Route 120Regular1 Ongoing
Route 1341 Current 
Route 1361 Current 
Route 4411 Current 
Route 4481 Current 
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 SL5Regular1 Upcoming
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 91 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Route 9 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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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 14Regular1 Upcoming
Saturday:
Route 14 detoured beginning at 11am on Sat, Aug 29. No Service to Blue Hill Ave or Warren St. (inbound & outbound)
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Route 16Regular1 Upcoming
Saturday:
Route 16 detoured from 6am to 4pm on Sat, Aug 29. No service to Circuit Dr, Franklin Park, and Columbia Rd from Blue Hill to Washington St
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Route 22Regular1 Upcoming
Saturday:
Route 22 detoured from 6:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 29, due to parade. No service to Blue Hill Ave and Seaver St.
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Route 23Regular1 Upcoming
Saturday:
Route 23 detoured beginning at 11am on Sat, Aug 29, due to the Caribbean Parade and Festival. Connect at Dudley Sta (inbound and outbound)
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Route 261 Current 
Current:
Route 26 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 28Regular1 Upcoming
Saturday:
Route 28 detoured from 6am to 4pm on Sat, Aug 29. No service to Grove Hall, Warren St, & Blue Hill Ave between American Legion & Grove Hall.
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Route 29Regular1 Upcoming
Saturday:
Route 29 detoured from 8am to 4pm on Sat, Aug 29, due to parade. No service to Seaver St or Blue Hill Ave between Morton St and Seaver St
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Route 311 Current 
Current:
Route 31 experiencing minor delays
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Route 361 Current 
Current:
Route 36 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 392 Current 
Current:
Route 39 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Current:
Route 39 will use the lower busway instead of the upper busway at Forest Hills Sta, from 8pm through the end of service due to construction
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Route 401 Current 
Current:
Route 40 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 421 Current 
Current:
Route 42 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 44Regular1 Upcoming
Saturday:
Route 44 detoured from 6am to 4:00pm on Saturday, August 29, due to parade. Connections can be made at Dudley Station (Inbound and Outbound)
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Route 45Regular2 Upcoming
Saturday:
Route 45 detoured from 6am to 9:30am on Saturday, Aug 29, due to parade. No service to Blue Hill Ave between Washington St and Franklin Park
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Saturday:
Route 45 detoured 11am-4pm on Sat, Aug 29. No service to Franklin Park or Blue Hill Ave between Franklin Park/Columbia Rd & Quincy St
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Route 471 Current 
Current:
Route 47 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 501 Current 
Current:
Route 50 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 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 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 91Regular1 Upcoming
Saturday:
Route 91 detoured on Sat Aug 29 until approximately 8:00 PM due to construction.
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Route 1001 Current 
Current:
Route 100 experiencing moderate delays due to disabled bus
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Route 1101 Current 
Current:
Route 110 experiencing minor 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 1161 Current 
Current:
Route 116 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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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 moderate delays due to disabled bus
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Route 1361 Current 
Current:
Route 136 detoured due to construction
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Route 4411 Current 
Current:
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 4481 Current 
Current:
Route 448 detoured beginning Mon Aug 24 due to construction. Connect at Paradise Rd @ Franklin Ave & Paradise Rd @ Norfolk Ave
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Commuter Rail Service Alerts Commuter Rail Service Alerts

Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineRegular 
Fitchburg Line is operating normalFitchburg LineRegular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Framingham/Worcester Line is operating normalFramingham/Worcester LineRegular1 Ongoing
Franklin Line is operating normalFranklin LineRegular 
Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineRegular 
Haverhill Line is experiencing delaysHaverhill Line1 Current 
Kingston/Plymouth Line is operating normalKingston/Plymouth LineRegular 
Lowell Line is experiencing delaysLowell Line1 Current 
Middleborough/Lakeville Line is operating normalMiddleborough/Lakeville LineRegular 
Needham Line is operating normalNeedham LineRegular1 Ongoing
Newburyport/Rockport Line is experiencing delaysNewburyport/Rockport Line1 Current 
Providence/Stoughton Line is operating normalProvidence/Stoughton LineRegular1 Ongoing
Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineRegular 
Fitchburg Line is operating normalFitchburg LineRegular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Tomorrow:
Buses will replace Fitch Ln trains between Lincoln & Littleton/495 Stations from 7pm until the end of service on Fri, Aug 28, to allow for n
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Ongoing:
Fitchburg Line: Service suspended along the entire line every Sat and Sun beginning Sat, Apr 25, through Sun, Nov 22. Busing not provided
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Framingham/Worcester Line is operating normalFramingham/Worcester LineRegular1 Ongoing
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 experiencing delaysHaverhill Line1 Current 
Current:
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 experiencing delaysLowell Line1 Current 
Current:
Lowell Line Train 341 (8:30 pm from North Station) delayed about 15 minutes today due to draw bridge maintenance issue.
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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 experiencing delaysNewburyport/Rockport Line1 Current 
Current:
Newburyport/Rockport Line Train 174 (9:00 pm from Newburyport) delayed about 15 minutes today due to earlier medical emergency.
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Providence/Stoughton Line is operating normalProvidence/Stoughton LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Prov/Stoughton: Route 128 elevators out of service until Sep 4, 2015, with the Route 128 escalators out of service until further notice
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Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts

Elevator is experiencing delaysElevator1 Current2 Ongoing
Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalator 2 Current2 Ongoing
Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftRegular 
Elevator is experiencing delaysElevator1 Current2 Ongoing
Current:
Elevator 980 SCIENCE PARK/WEST END - Street to North Station bound Platform 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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Ongoing:
Elevators at ROUTE 128 to Tracks 1 and 2 are unavailable until September 4, 2015 while Amtrak repairs them.
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Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalator 2 Current2 Ongoing
Current:
Escalator 510 PORTER SQUARE - Mezzanine to Paid Lobby unavailable due to maintenance
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Current:
Escalator 344 QUINCY ADAMS - Paid Lobby to Platform unavailable 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

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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