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 Ongoing
Red Line is experiencing delaysRed Line1 Current 3 Upcoming
Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyRegular 
Silver Line is experiencing delaysSilver Line 1 Current1 Ongoing
Blue Line is operating normallyBlue LineRegular 
Green Line is operating normallyGreen LineRegular 
Orange Line is operating normallyOrange LineRegular2 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Due to the Simon Company's Copley Place construction, Back Bay Stations Dartmouth Street underpass will remain closed through December 2016.
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Ongoing:
All train service will board on the southbound platform at Forest Hills through December 2016, due to the Casey Overpass Project.
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Red Line is experiencing delaysRed Line1 Current 3 Upcoming
Current:
Buses replacing Red Line service between Braintree and N Quincy Stations on Sep 24-25, Oct 1- 2, and Oct 15-16 from start to end of service
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Starting Tuesday:
Buses will replace Red Line between JFK/UMass and N Quincy Stations from 8:45pm until closing on Sep 27 & 28, Oct 4 & 5, and Oct 18 & 19
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October 8-9:
Buses will replace Red Line service between JFK/UMass and Braintree Stations on Sat, Oct 8, through Sun, Oct 9, from start to end of service
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October 22-23:
Buses will replace Red Line service between JFK/UMass and Ashmont Stations on Sat, Oct 22, and Sunday, Oct 23, from start to end of service
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Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyRegular 
Silver Line is experiencing delaysSilver Line 1 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Silver Line - SL5 experiencing minor delays due to disabled bus
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Ongoing:
Courthouse Station's south entrance/exit will remain closed until fall 2016 due to the Yotel Hotel Development.
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Bus Service AlertsBus Service Alerts

Route SL1Regular1 Ongoing
Route SL2Regular1 Ongoing
Route SL51 Current 
Route 281 Current 
Route 471 Current 
Route 571 Current 
Route 591 Current1 Ongoing
Route 641 Current 
Route 661 Current 
Route 69Regular1 Ongoing
Route 701 Current 
Route 771 Current 
Route 83Regular1 Ongoing
Route 863 Current 
Route 951 Current 
Route 1011 Current 
Route 1051 Current 
Route 1341 Current 
Route 2381 Current 
Route 2401 Current 
Route 4411 Current 
Route 4421 Current 
Route SL1Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Courthouse Station's south entrance/exit will remain closed until fall 2016 due to the Yotel Hotel Development.
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Route SL2Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Courthouse Station's south entrance/exit will remain closed until fall 2016 due to the Yotel Hotel Development.
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Route SL51 Current 
Current:
Silver Line - SL5 experiencing minor delays due to disabled bus
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Route 281 Current 
Current:
Route 28 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 471 Current 
Current:
Route 47: Inbound bus stops on Pearl Street and Putnam Avenue will be closed until June 2018.
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Route 571 Current 
Current:
Rt. 57 detoured 11:30am-4pm on Sun, Sep 25. No service to Commonwealth Ave, Brighton Ave, Cambridge St, Brighton Center, Oak Sq, Washington
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Route 591 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Route 59 detoured. No service on Walnut Street between Cabot and Washington Street.
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Ongoing:
Route 59 will remain detoured through December 2016 due to Elliot Street bridge construction in Needham.
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Route 641 Current 
Current:
Rt. 64 detoured 11:30am-4pm on Sun, Sep 25. No service to Oak Sq, N Beacon St between Market & Cambridge, Life St, Cambridge St between N Ha
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Route 661 Current 
Current:
Rt. 66 detoured 11:30am-4pm on Sun, Sep 25. No service to Elliot St, N Harvard St, Cambridge St, Union Sq, Harvard St between Brighton Ave &
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Route 69Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Due to construction, Cambridge St @ Berkshire St (inbound) is moving approximately one block to the far side of Berkshire St until July 2017
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Route 701 Current 
Current:
Route 70 experiencing moderate delays due to disabled bus
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Route 771 Current 
Current:
Route 77 experiencing minor delays
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Route 83Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Route 83 detoured through October 2016 due to construction.
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Route 863 Current 
Current:
Route 86 experiencing moderate delays
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Current:
Route 86 experiencing minor delays
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Current:
Route 86 detoured from 11:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 25. No Service to Brighton Center, Market St, Chestnut Hill Ave.
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Route 951 Current 
Current:
Route 95 detoured from 12:00pm to 4:00pm on Sunday, September 25. No service at Riverside at Ring Rd. Connections made at 35 Riverside Ave
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Route 1011 Current 
Current:
Route 101 detoured from 12:00pm to 4:00pm on Sunday, September 25. No service at Riverside at Ring Rd. Connections made at 35 Riverside Ave
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Route 1051 Current 
Current:
Route 105 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 1341 Current 
Current:
Route 134 detoured 12pm-4pm on Sun, Sep 25. No service at 121 Riverside Ave or Riverside Ave at Pleasant St. Connect at Riverside & Park St
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Route 2381 Current 
Current:
Route 238 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 2401 Current 
Current:
Route 240 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 4411 Current 
Current:
Route 441 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 4421 Current 
Current:
Route 442 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Commuter Rail Service Alerts Commuter Rail Service Alerts

Fairmount Line is experiencing delaysFairmount Line1 Current 
Fitchburg Line is operating normalFitchburg LineRegular1 Ongoing
Framingham/Worcester Line is experiencing delaysFramingham/Worcester Line2 Current2 Ongoing
Franklin Line is experiencing delaysFranklin Line1 Current2 Ongoing
Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineRegular 
Haverhill Line is experiencing delaysHaverhill Line2 Current2 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 LineRegular2 Ongoing
Newburyport/Rockport Line is operating normalNewburyport/Rockport LineRegular 
Providence/Stoughton Line is operating normalProvidence/Stoughton LineRegular3 Ongoing
Fairmount Line is experiencing delaysFairmount Line1 Current 
Current:
Please board Fairmount Train 718 on the lower level platform on the Franklin Branch side at Readville Sta until further notice
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Fitchburg Line is operating normalFitchburg LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Arrival times of some Fitchburg trains have been adjusted 5-10 min to reflect performance under new schedules. Visit mbta.com/alerts.
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Framingham/Worcester Line is experiencing delaysFramingham/Worcester Line2 Current2 Ongoing
Current:
Worcester Train 2507 (12:40 pm outbound) is operating 5-15 minutes late between Wellesley Farms and Worcester due to Amtrak traffic.
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Current:
Please board all Framingham/Worcester Line trains on the inbound platforms at Southborough and Ashland stations today.
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Ongoing:
Due to the Simon Company's Copley Place construction, Back Bay Stations Dartmouth Street underpass will remain closed through December 2016.
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Ongoing:
Arrival times of some Worcester trains have been adjusted 5-10 min to reflect performance under new schedules. Visit mbta.com/alerts.
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Franklin Line is experiencing delaysFranklin Line1 Current2 Ongoing
Current:
Please board Franklin Train 718 on the lower level platform on the Franklin Branch side at Readville Sta until further notice
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Ongoing:
Due to the Simon Company's Copley Place construction, Back Bay Stations Dartmouth Street underpass will remain closed through December 2016.
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Ongoing:
Arrival times of some Franklin trains have been adjusted 5-10 min to reflect performance under new schedules. Visit mbta.com/alerts.
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Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineRegular 
Haverhill Line is experiencing delaysHaverhill Line2 Current2 Ongoing
Current:
Haverhill Line (select trains) will be bused between Reading & Haverhill Stations on Sat, 9/24, & Sun, 9/25 due to track work.
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Current:
Haverhill Line (select evening trains) will be bused between Haverhill & Bradford on Fri, 9/23, through Sun, 9/25. Visit mbta.com/alerts.
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Ongoing:
Haverhill Ln: The mini-high platform is currently out of service at Andover Sta. A portable lift is available for those who require access t
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Ongoing:
Please board all trains on the inbound platforms at Haverhill & Bradford stations until further notice.
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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 LineRegular2 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Due to the Simon Company's Copley Place construction, Back Bay Stations Dartmouth Street underpass will remain closed through December 2016.
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Ongoing:
Arrival times of some Needham trains have been adjusted 5-10 min to reflect performance under new schedules. Visit mbta.com/alerts.
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Newburyport/Rockport Line is operating normalNewburyport/Rockport LineRegular 
Providence/Stoughton Line is operating normalProvidence/Stoughton LineRegular3 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Due to the Simon Company's Copley Place construction, Back Bay Stations Dartmouth Street underpass will remain closed through December 2016.
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Ongoing:
Arrival times of some Providence trains have been adjusted 5-10 min to reflect performance under new schedules. Visit mbta.com/alerts.
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Ongoing:
Providence/Stoughton Line notice: The ramp to Platform A at Canton Junction Station is closed for repairs. The stairs, however, remain open.
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Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts

Elevator is experiencing delaysElevatorRegular1 Upcoming, 3 Ongoing
Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalator 3 Current1 Ongoing
Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftRegular 
Elevator is experiencing delaysElevatorRegular1 Upcoming, 3 Ongoing
Tomorrow Through Friday:
Elevator 922 CHINATOWN - Forest Hills Platform to Boylston & Washington Sts unavailable through Friday, September 30, due to maintenance.
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Ongoing:
Elevator 939 COURTHOUSE - Lobby to the south headhouse on Seaport Blvd is unavailable until Fall 2016 due to the Yotel Hotel Development.
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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 3 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Escalator 113 DOWNTOWN XING - Northbound Platform to Hawley Street unavailable due to maintenance
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Current:
Escalator 444 GOVERNMENT CENTER - Street Level to Green Line unavailable due to maintenance
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Current:
Escalator 127 FOREST HILLS - Busway (North end) to Lobby unavailable due to maintenance
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Ongoing:
Escalator 417 COURTHOUSE - Outbound to Lobby South 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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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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