Events

The MBTA today has announced its service schedules for the Fourth of July holiday, Monday, July 4, 2016.

Customers are urged to take public transportation to and from Fourth of July events and advised to check T-Alerts for the most up-to-date service information during the holiday.

As a reminder, bicycles are not allowed on any subway lines for the entire day on the Fourth of July. Bicycles are also prohibited on inbound Commuter Rail trains from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. as well as on outbound trains after 4 p.m.

Beginning at 2 p.m., subway service on all lines will operate at rush-hour levels to accommodate increased holiday ridership. Fares will not be collected after 9:30 p.m.

Subway

• The Red Line will operate a Sunday schedule with rush-hour levels of service beginning at 2 p.m. to accommodate holiday ridership.
• The Orange Line will operate a Sunday schedule with rush-hour levels of service beginning at 2 p.m. to accommodate holiday ridership.
• The Blue Line will operate a Sunday schedule with rush-hour levels of service beginning at 2 p.m. to accommodate holiday ridership.
• The Silver Line will operate a Sunday schedule with rush-hour levels of service beginning at 2 p.m. to accommodate holiday ridership.
• The Green Line B-C-D-, and E-Branches will operate a Sunday schedule with rush-hour levels of service beginning at 2 p.m. to accommodate holiday ridership.

Commuter Rail

• The Fairmount Line will operate a Saturday schedule.
• The Fitchburg Line  will operate a Saturday schedule.
• The Framingham/Worcester Line will operate a Saturday schedule.
• The Franklin Line will operate a Saturday schedule.
• The Greenbush Line will operate a Saturday schedule.
• The Haverhill Line will operate a Saturday schedule.
• The Kingston/Plymouth Line will operate a Saturday schedule.
• The Lowell Line will operate a Saturday schedule.
• The Middleborough/Lakeville Line will operate a Saturday schedule.
• The Needham Line will operate a Saturday schedule.
• The Newburyport/Rockport Line will operate a Saturday schedule.
• The Providence/Stoughton Line will operate a Saturday schedule.

During the evening, last train times after the fireworks display on the Esplanade are as follows: 

Northside

Line

Train No.

Scheduled Departure

Delayed Departure

Rockport

1113

11:30 p.m.

11:45 p.m.

Haverhill

1211

11:30 p.m.

11:45 p.m.

Lowell

1315

11:30 p.m.

11:45 p.m.

Fitchburg

1415

11:30 p.m.

11:45 p.m.

Newburyport*

PX

Extra

11:45 p.m.

*The extra Newburyport train will make all stops between North Station and Newburyport.

Southside

Line

Train No.

Scheduled Departure

Delayed Departure

Middleborough

1015

10:35 p.m.

12:00 a.m.

Worcester

1517

10:40 p.m.

12:00 a.m.

Kingston

1041

10:45 p.m.

12:10 a.m.

Needham

1617

10:45 p.m.

12:10 a.m.

Greenbush

1085

10:55 p.m.

12:20 a.m.

Providence

1817

11:10 p.m.

12:00 a.m.

Franklin

1719

11:20 p.m.

12:00 a.m.

Bus

• Buses and trackless trolleys will operate a Sunday schedule, which means the following routes will not operate:

• CT1
• CT2
• CT3
• 4
• 5
• 7

• 14
• 18
• 19
• 29
• 33
• 37

• 38
• 51
• 52
• 62
• 65
• 67

• 68
• 70A
• 74
• 76
• 77A
• 79

• 84
• 85
• 92
• 114
• 121
• 131

• 132
• 170
• 210
• 212
• 217
• 221

• 245
• 325
• 326
• 351
• 352
• 354

• 411
• 424
• 424W
• 426
• 428
• 430

• 434
• 436
• 439
• 448
• 449
• 451

• 456
• 459
• 465
• 501
• 502
• 503

• 504
• 505
• 553
• 554
• 556
• 558

Boat

Hingham Service (Hingham Shipyard - Rowes Wharf) will operate a Saturday schedule.
Hull Service (Hingham, Hull - Long Wharf, Boston via Logan Airport) will operate a Saturday schedule.
Charlestown Service (Long Wharf - Charlestown Navy Yard) will operate a Weekend schedule.

THE RIDE

 The RIDE will operate a regular Saturday schedule. Please contact your RIDE contractor at the numbers below for details regarding Fourth of July service information.

North area: Greater Lynn Senior Services

888-319-7433

TTY 800-621-0420

South area: National Express

888-920-7433

TTY 888-607-7787

West area: Veterans Transportation

877-765-7433

TTY 888-553-8294

Parking

Customers should also note that Alewife, Braintree, Quincy Adams, and Wonderland parking facilities will require payment upon entry (cash and credit cards accepted). All other MBTA garages and lots will operate as usual on the Fourth of July. In order to ensure all customers exit in a timely manner, extra staff will be on hand to assist customers with parking payment. Due to heavy parking demand, some MBTA parking garages and lots may fill more quickly than normal. Customers planning to park in an MBTA garage or lot should plan accordingly.

More Info

• Check T-Alerts throughout the day for up-to-the-minute service information.
• Sign up for T-Alerts.
• Follow the MBTA on Twitter @MBTA or @MBTA_CR.
• Contact the MBTA Customer Communications Department at 617-222-3200, TTY: 617-222-5146.