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 4 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 4 Upcoming
Current:
Red Line experiencing southbound delays from South Station to Ashmont/Braintree
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Starting Later Today:
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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This Weekend:
Buses will replace Red Line service between Braintree and N Quincy Stations on October 1- 2 and October 15-16 from start to end of service
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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 traffic
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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 CT11 Current 
Route CT31 Current 
Route SL1Regular1 Ongoing
Route SL2Regular1 Ongoing
Route SL51 Current 
Route 11 Current 
Route 81 Current 
Route 151 Current 
Route 161 Current 
Route 171 Current 
Route 281 Current 
Route 34E1 Current 
Route 351 Current 
Route 392 Current 
Route 411 Current 
Route 441 Current 
Route 451 Current 
Route 471 Current 
Route 551 Current 
Route 59Regular1 Ongoing
Route 69Regular1 Ongoing
Route 70A2 Current 
Route 83Regular1 Ongoing
Route 1051 Current 
Route 1061 Current 
Route 1081 Current 
Route 1121 Current 
Route 1171 Current 
Route 1311 Current 
Route 2021 Current 
Route 2221 Current 
Route 2301 Current 
Route 2381 Current 
Route 2401 Current 
Route 4111 Current 
Route 4302 Current 
Route 4591 Current 
Route CT11 Current 
Current:
CT1 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route CT31 Current 
Current:
CT3 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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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 traffic
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Route 11 Current 
Current:
Route 1 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 81 Current 
Current:
Route 8 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 151 Current 
Current:
Route 15 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 161 Current 
Current:
Route 16 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 171 Current 
Current:
Route 17 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 281 Current 
Current:
Route 28 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 34E1 Current 
Current:
Route 34E experiencing severe delays due to disabled bus
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Route 351 Current 
Current:
Route 35 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 392 Current 
Current:
Route 39 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Current:
Route 39 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 411 Current 
Current:
Route 41 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 441 Current 
Current:
Route 44 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 451 Current 
Current:
Route 45 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 551 Current 
Current:
Route 55 detoured due to construction
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Route 59Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Route 59 will remain detoured through December 2016 due to Elliot Street bridge construction in Needham.
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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 70A2 Current 
Current:
Route 70A experiencing moderate delays due to disabled bus
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Current:
Route 70A detoured due to construction
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Route 83Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Route 83 detoured through October 2016 due to construction.
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Route 1051 Current 
Current:
Route 105 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 1061 Current 
Current:
Routes 106, 108, 411 and 430 detoured from 7:00 pm until the end of service through Wednesday, October 19, due to construction
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Route 1081 Current 
Current:
Routes 106, 108, 411 and 430 detoured from 7:00 pm until the end of service through Wednesday, October 19, due to construction
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Route 1121 Current 
Current:
Route 112 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 1171 Current 
Current:
Route 117 experiencing minor delays due to disabled bus
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Route 1311 Current 
Current:
Rt. 131 detoured beginning at 7:30am on Tue, Sep 27. No service on Melrose at Warren & Warren at Franklin.
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Route 2021 Current 
Current:
Route 202 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 2221 Current 
Current:
Route 222 experiencing moderate delays due to disabled bus
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Route 2301 Current 
Current:
Route 230 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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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 minor delays due to traffic
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Route 4111 Current 
Current:
Routes 106, 108, 411 and 430 detoured from 7:00 pm until the end of service through Wednesday, October 19, due to construction
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Route 4302 Current 
Current:
Route 430 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Current:
Routes 106, 108, 411 and 430 detoured from 7:00 pm until the end of service through Wednesday, October 19, due to construction
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Route 4591 Current 
Current:
Route 459 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 experiencing delaysFitchburg Line2 Current1 Ongoing
Framingham/Worcester Line is experiencing delaysFramingham/Worcester Line4 Current2 Ongoing
Franklin Line is experiencing delaysFranklin Line1 Current2 Ongoing
Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineRegular 
Haverhill Line is experiencing delaysHaverhill Line2 Current1 Upcoming, 2 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 experiencing delaysNewburyport/Rockport Line1 Current 
Providence/Stoughton Line is experiencing delaysProvidence/Stoughton Line1 Current3 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 experiencing delaysFitchburg Line2 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Fitchburg Train 423 (5:55pm outbound) departed N Station & is oper 10-15 min late btwn N Station & Fitchburg due to the late arrival of equi
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Current:
Fitchburg Train 421 (5:35pm outbound) has departed N Station & is operating 5-15 min late between N Station & Fitchburg
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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 Line4 Current2 Ongoing
Current:
Worcester Train 523 (5:40 pm outbound) is expected to operate 30-40 min late between Auburndale & Worcester due to earlier police activity.
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Current:
Framingham Train 593 (5:15 pm outbound) is now operating 25-35 minutes late between Auburndale and Framingham due to police activity.
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Current:
Please board inbound Worcester Line trains on the outbound platforms at Framingham through Wellesley Farms stations until 7:30 pm.
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Current:
Please board outbound Worcester Line trains on the inbound platforms at Wellesley Farms through Framingham stations until 7:30 pm.
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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 Current1 Upcoming, 2 Ongoing
Current:
Haverhill Train 295 (6:05 pm from N. Station) has been cancelled today. Alternatively, passengers can take Train 219 making all local stops.
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Current:
Haverhill Line Train 294 is cancelled today. Alternatively, passengers can take bus 136 departing Reading Depot @ 5:50pm
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Later Today:
Haverhill Line Train 296 has been cancelled today. Alternatively, passengers can take bus 136 departing Reading Depot @ 6:55pm
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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 experiencing delaysNewburyport/Rockport Line1 Current 
Current:
Newburyport Train 173 (6:05pm outbound) departed N Station & is oper 10-15 min late btwn N Station & Newbury due to the late arrival of equi
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Providence/Stoughton Line is experiencing delaysProvidence/Stoughton Line1 Current3 Ongoing
Current:
Providence Train 823 (4:55 pm outbound) is operating 15-25 minutes behind schedule between Ruggles and Providence due to a mechanical issue.
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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 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 delaysElevator1 Current3 Upcoming, 3 Ongoing
Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalator 1 Current2 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftRegular 
Elevator is experiencing delaysElevator1 Current3 Upcoming, 3 Ongoing
Current:
Elevator 922 CHINATOWN - Forest Hills Platform to Boylston & Washington Sts unavailable through Friday, September 30, due to maintenance.
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Monday Through Tuesday:
Elevator 929 LYNN PARKING GARAGE is unavailable from Monday, October 3, through Tuesday, October 4, due to maintenance.
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October 5-6:
Elevator 930 LYNN PARKING GARAGE is unavailable from Wednesday, October 5, through Thursday, October 6, due to maintenance.
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October 7:
Elevator 928 LYNN COMMUTER RAIL - Platform to the lobby is unavailable on Friday, October 7, 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 1 Current2 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Current:
Escalator 523 STATE STREET - Southbound Lobby to Milk/Washington Streets is unavailable through Tuesday, September 27, due to maintenance.
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Tomorrow Through Thursday:
Escalator 325 N Quincy - Platform (south end) to the paid lobby is unavailable from Wed, Sep 28, through Thu, Sep 29, due to maintenance
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Tomorrow:
Escalator 396 AQUARIUM - Mezzanine to the first landing is unavailable on Wednesday, September 28, 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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Snow Route

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