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Franklin Line - South Station : Service Recovery Effective 02/17/15

Train Number 704AM708AM712AM714AM718PM720PM796PM798PM728PM730PM
Forge Park / 49506:0507:0009:0310:4502:0504:0005:3607:4010:1511:50
Windsor Gardens06:2907:2509:2911:1102:3104:2406:01F   
Norwood Central06:3307:3009:3311:1502:3504:2806:0508:0710:3912:14F
Norwood Depot06:37 09:3511:1702:3704:3106:07F   
Islington06:40 09:3911:2102:4104:3606:11F   
Dedham Corp. Center06:4307:3509:4211:2402:4404:4006:1408:1610:4412:19F
Endicott06:46 09:4411:2602:4604:4406:17F   
Readville06:49 09:4711:2902:4904:48    
Hyde Park      VIA   
Ruggles07:0007:5009:5911:39  FAIR   
Back Bay07:0407:5410:0311:4303:0005:03LINE 11:0112:36
South Station07:0907:5910:0811:4803:0505:0806:5008:4511:0612:41


Franklin Line


F Indicates that the train stops to discharge passengers on notice to the Conductor and to pick up passengers on platform visible to Engineer.

Shaded area indicates peak hour trains.

Times shown in this schedule are train departure times; customers are asked to arrive at the station platform in time for a prompt departure.

Service AlertsService Alerts

Franklin Line:
3 Current

Delay: Franklin Line Train 796 (5:36 pm from Forge Park / 495) delayed today 20-25 minutes due to an earlier mechanical problem
Cancellation: Franklin Line: The following trains will not operate Feb 23 through Feb 27: 702, 703, 790, 706, 710, 733, 732, 793, 734, 709, 716, 715, 737, 736, 721,725,726. Train 719 will make all the local stops. CORRECTIONS
Schedule Change: All Commuter Rail Lines will operate a modified weekday schedule on Monday, February 23, through Friday, February 27. Schedules are at

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Holiday Schedule Information

  • Saturday Service on President's Day, and 4th of July
    • 4th of July: train # 1719 may be held for 45 minutes after the conclusion of the fireworks
  • Sunday Service on New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day
  • All other holidays regular service is provided.
  • Consult the Transit Updates page or Call Customer Service at (617) 222-3200 for any extra service that may be provided.
  • Bikes are allowed except the following during:
    • Weekday peak hours trains (shaded columns)
    • New Years Eve and 4th of July between 10 AM and 6 PM Inbound and after 4 PM Outbound.
  • Folding bicycles, when folded, are allowed on all trains at all times.