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 LineNormal 
Green Line is operating normallyGreen LineNormal 
Orange Line is operating normallyOrange LineNormal1 Upcoming
Red Line is experiencing delaysRed Line1 Current 1 Upcoming
Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyNormal 
Silver Line are operating normallySilver Line Normal
Blue Line is operating normallyBlue LineNormal 
Green Line is operating normallyGreen LineNormal 
Orange Line is operating normallyOrange LineNormal1 Upcoming
Tuesday:
Buses replacing Orange Line between Sullivan & Oak Grove on Nov 19 & 25 & Dec 1, 2, 9, 10, 15, 16, & 22 from about 8:45pm until closing
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Red Line is experiencing delaysRed Line1 Current 1 Upcoming
Current:
Buses replacing Red Line service between JFK/UMass and Broadway Stations on November 22-23 and December 6-7 from start to end of service.
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Starting November 29:
Buses replacing Red Line service between Alewife and Harvard Sq Stations on November 29-30 and December 13-14 from start to end of service
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Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyNormal 
Silver Line are operating normallySilver Line Normal

 

Bus Service AlertsBus Service Alerts

Route 71 Current 
Route 15Normal1 Ongoing
Route 39Normal2 Ongoing
Route 43Normal1 Ongoing
Route 471 Current 
Route 55Normal2 Ongoing
Route 57Normal1 Ongoing
Route 64Normal1 Ongoing
Route 671 Current 
Route 701 Current 
Route 73Normal1 Ongoing
Route 771 Current 
Route 791 Current 
Route 801 Current 
Route 861 Current 
Route 881 Current 
Route 131Normal1 Ongoing
Route 2401 Current 
Route 277Normal1 Ongoing
Route 5041 Current 
Route 554Normal1 Ongoing
Route 71 Current 
Current:
Routes 7 and 504 detoured due to construction. Otis St @ Summer St stop will be omitted. Connections can be made at Devonshire @ Franklin.
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Route 15Normal1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Tremont St opp Winter St has been moved to Tremont St opp West St
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Route 39Normal2 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Tremont St opp Winter St has been moved to Tremont St opp West St
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Ongoing:
Boylston St opp Gloucester St (inbound) in front of Prudential Center is temporarily closed due to construction.
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Route 43Normal1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Tremont St opp Winter St has been moved to Tremont St opp West St
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Route 471 Current 
Current:
Route 47 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 55Normal2 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Tremont St opp Winter St has been moved to Tremont St opp West St
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Ongoing:
Boylston St opp Gloucester St (inbound) in front of Prudential Center is temporarily closed due to construction.
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Route 57Normal1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Tremont St opp Winter St has been moved to Tremont St opp West St
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Route 64Normal1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Western Ave @ Green St (outbound) has been moved to 17-21 Western Ave.
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Route 671 Current 
Current:
Massachusetts Ave @ Academy St has been moved from the near side of Academy to the far side of Academy in front of Arlington Town Hall
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Route 701 Current 
Current:
Route 70 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 73Normal1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The Church St @ Lexington St (layover) bus stop is temporarily closed due to construction.
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Route 771 Current 
Current:
Massachusetts Ave @ Academy St has been moved from the near side of Academy to the far side of Academy in front of Arlington Town Hall
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Route 791 Current 
Current:
Massachusetts Ave @ Academy St has been moved from the near side of Academy to the far side of Academy in front of Arlington Town Hall
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Route 801 Current 
Current:
Route 80 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 861 Current 
Current:
Route 86 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 881 Current 
Current:
Route 88 experiencing minor delays due to disabled bus
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Route 131Normal1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
7am-3pm: Rt 131 detoured due to construction & bypasses Porter St @Garfield Rd. Connect at Porter St @Orient Ave & Porter St @Norman Rd.
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Route 2401 Current 
Current:
Route 240 experiencing moderate delays due to disabled bus
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Route 277Normal1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Tremont St opp Winter St has been moved to Tremont St opp West St
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Route 5041 Current 
Current:
Routes 7 and 504 detoured due to construction. Otis St @ Summer St stop will be omitted. Connections can be made at Devonshire @ Franklin.
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Route 554Normal1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Route 554 (outbound) detoured beginning Thursday, September 25, 2014, due to construction on the Beaver Street Culvert.
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Commuter Rail Service Alerts Commuter Rail Service Alerts

Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineNormal1 Upcoming
Fitchburg/South Acton Line is operating normalFitchburg/South Acton LineNormal1 Ongoing
Framingham/Worcester Line is operating normalFramingham/Worcester LineNormal 
Franklin Line is operating normalFranklin LineNormal 
Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineNormal 
Haverhill Line is operating normalHaverhill LineNormal 
Kingston/Plymouth Line is operating normalKingston/Plymouth LineNormal 
Lowell Line is operating normalLowell LineNormal 
Middleborough/Lakeville Line is operating normalMiddleborough/Lakeville LineNormal 
Needham Line is operating normalNeedham LineNormal 
Newburyport/Rockport Line is operating normalNewburyport/Rockport LineNormal 
Providence/Stoughton Line is operating normalProvidence/Stoughton LineNormal 
Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineNormal1 Upcoming
Starting November 29:
Weekend Fairmount Line service is available effective Saturday, November 29, 2014.
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Fitchburg/South Acton Line is operating normalFitchburg/South Acton LineNormal1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Fitchburg Line suspended between N Sta & Fitchburg on weekends through Nov 23 due to track improvements. No substitute buses provided
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Framingham/Worcester Line is operating normalFramingham/Worcester LineNormal 
Franklin Line is operating normalFranklin LineNormal 
Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineNormal 
Haverhill Line is operating normalHaverhill LineNormal 
Kingston/Plymouth Line is operating normalKingston/Plymouth LineNormal 
Lowell Line is operating normalLowell LineNormal 
Middleborough/Lakeville Line is operating normalMiddleborough/Lakeville LineNormal 
Needham Line is operating normalNeedham LineNormal 
Newburyport/Rockport Line is operating normalNewburyport/Rockport LineNormal 
Providence/Stoughton Line is operating normalProvidence/Stoughton LineNormal 

 

Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts

Elevator is experiencing delaysElevatorNormal4 Upcoming
Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalatorNormal 
Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftNormal 
Elevator is experiencing delaysElevatorNormal4 Upcoming
Tuesday:
Elevator 858 TUFTS - Oak Grove-bound platform to the lobby is unavailable on Tuesday, November 25, 2014, due to maintenance.
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Starting December 01:
Elevator 930 LYNN PARKING GARAGE is unavailable from Monday, December 1, 2014, through Tuesday, December 2, 2014, due to maintenance.
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December 03:
Elevator 861 CENTRAL - Ashmont/Braintree-bound platform to the street is unavailable on Wednesday, December 3, 2014, due to maintenance.
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December 04:
Elevator 860 CENTRAL - Alewife-bound platform to the street is unavailable on Thursday, December 4, 2014, due to maintenance.
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Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalatorNormal 
Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftNormal 

 

Boat Service AlertsBoat Service Alerts

Hingham Ferry Normal  
Hull Ferry Normal  
Charlestown Ferry Normal  
Hingham FerryNormal  
Hull FerryNormal  
Charlestown FerryNormal  

 

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: JV-Joint Venture 888-920-7433TTY 888-607-7787
Northwest area: VTS-Veterans Transportation 877-765-7433 TTY 888-553-8294

Not sure which contractor serves your area? Check here



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Delay

Delay

Cancelled Trip

Cancelled Trip

Detour

Detour

Snow Route

Snow Route

Shuttle Bus

Shuttle Bus

Station/Stop Closure

Station/Stop Closure

No Service

No Service

Extra Service

Extra Service

Schedule Change

Schedule Change

Access Issue

Access Issue

Other

Other