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April 15, 2021

City of Lynn, MassDOT, and MBTA Announce Completion of First-ever Bus Lane in Lynn and a Network of Bike Lanes to Improve Commutes for Thousands of Essential Workers

This collaborative effort among the City of Lynn, MassDOT, and the MBTA aims to improve bus speed and reliability for Bus Routes 455 and 426/426W, benefiting nearly 3,000 bus riders daily, as a part of MassDOT’s Shared Streets and Spaces Grant and the region’s COVID-19 transportation response.

April 12, 2021

MBTA Extends Five-day Flex Pass on mTicket; Proposes Youth Pass Improvements and Converting Outer Express Bus Routes to Inner Express Fares

More information on the Youth Pass and Express Bus proposals can be found at mbta.com/2021FareChanges.

April 8, 2021

Public Hearing on Fare Evasion Regulations on April 15

This virtual public hearing is being held to hear feedback from riders and stakeholders regarding proposed Fare Evasion Regulations 703 CMR 5.00 to decrease fine levels associated with fare evasion on the MBTA.

April 2, 2021

Framingham/Worcester Commuter Rail Line’s New Regional Rail-style Service in Effect April 5

The upcoming Framingham/Worcester Line schedule will better meet the evolving needs of both pre-pandemic commuters and new riders through on-the-hour weekday service between Worcester and downtown Boston and half-hour weekday peak service between Framingham and downtown Boston.

April 1, 2021

Reminder: Spring 2021 Commuter Rail Schedules Take Effect April 5

Frequent, bi-directional service moves the rail network closer to a Regional Rail style of system. The upcoming spring 2021 schedules are available to view online at mbta.com/commuterrail.

March 31, 2021

Building a Better T: Green Line B Branch Station Consolidation Project Work Taking Place for Seven Weeks, Washington Street – Kenmore Work Begins April 17

Shuttle buses will replace B Branch trolleys during weekdays and weekends for three weeks from April 17 to May 9 and for four weeks from May 17 to June 13 between Washington Street and Kenmore.

March 16, 2021

Upcoming Fare Transformation Virtual Public Meetings

The public is encouraged to participate in three virtual public meetings to hear more about proposed cash sales locations and to share feedback that helps the T make sure the upcoming sales network works for everyone.

March 5, 2021

MBTA to Offer Two New Online Resources for Reduced Fare Customers

Beginning March 8, 2021, riders requesting a Senior CharlieCard for the first time can now apply online, and Senior/TAP customers can make appointments online.

March 5, 2021

MBTA Spring 2021 Subway and Bus Schedules Effective March 14

These changes are part of Forging Ahead, the MBTA’s plan to preserve transit access and quality of service available to transit-critical customers and were approved by the FMCB in December 2020 along with other service adjustments to other MBTA travel modes.

February 22, 2021

MBTA Sets Direction for Spring 2021 Commuter Rail Schedules

The plan maximizes the use of Commuter Rail resources and delivers a schedule more attractive to today’s and future potential riders.