Winter Weather Information

How Do I Know if My Service Is Running?

For Subway, Bus or Ferry service, please continue to check back here, sign-up for T-alerts, check @MBTA on Twitter, or download the Transit mobile app for real time service updates.

For Commuter Rail service, get more information on the new Commuter Rail Advisory System for Severe Weather color code alerts here, sign-up for T-Alerts, check @Mbta_CR on Twitter, or download the MBTA Commuter Rail mobile app for real time updates. 

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Service Conditions

Storm update: regularly scheduled service is running. Please use caution on platforms and at stops. Service may experience minor delays due to snow and ice.


The Red, Blue, Orange and Green Lines may operate at reduced levels during severe weather, resulting in less frequent service.

The Mattapan Hi-Speed Line may be replaced by bus shuttles during severe weather.

The CharlieCard Store at Downtown Crossing Station will open at 11:00 am on Monday, February 13, 2017.

Commuter Rail

During severe weather, the Commuter Rail may operate on reduced severe weather service plans. Get informed about our Severe Weather Advisory System.


Some bus routes may operate at reduced levels during severe weather, resulting in less frequent service.

Some bus routes, especially those located on hills or narrow streets, may operate on Snow Routes.


During severe weather, Commuter Boats and Ferries may operate reduced service. Check T-Alerts regularly for service updates and information.


During inclement weather, customers should expect some delays in service. The RIDE strongly recommends that you check with your contractor directly as services may be curtailed. The numbers are as follows:

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

Not sure which contractor serves your area? Check here

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Blue1 current 1 upcoming

Green 1 ongoing

MattapanRegular Service

Orange 1 upcoming 2 ongoing

Red1 current 2 upcoming

Silver 1 ongoing

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