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 LineRegular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Orange Line is operating normallyOrange LineRegular1 Upcoming, 3 Ongoing
Red Line is operating normallyRed LineRegular2 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyRegular 
Silver Line are operating normallySilver Line Regular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Blue Line is operating normallyBlue LineRegular 
Green Line is operating normallyGreen LineRegular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Starting June 22:
Lechmere Station Parking Lot will close permanently at 6:00 pm on Thursday, June 22 due to the Green Line extension project.
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Ongoing:
Access to the east entrance of North Station is available through a covered walkway. Legends Way is closed to pedestrian access.
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Orange Line is operating normallyOrange LineRegular1 Upcoming, 3 Ongoing
This Weekend:
Shuttle buses replacing Orange Line service between Wellington and Oak Grove Stations on June 3 - 4 from start to end of service.
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Ongoing:
Due to the Simon Company's Copley Place construction, Back Bay Stations Dartmouth Street underpass will remain closed until June 16, 2017.
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Ongoing:
All Orange Line train service will board on Track 1 at Forest Hills through June 2017 due to the Casey Overpass Project.
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Ongoing:
Access to the east entrance of North Station is available through a covered walkway. Legends Way is closed to pedestrian access.
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Red Line is operating normallyRed LineRegular2 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
This Weekend:
Shuttle buses replacing Red Line between Quincy Center and Braintree Stations on the weekend of Jun 3 - 4 from start to end of service
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June 10-11:
Buses will replace Red Line between Braintree & Quincy Adams Stations and JFK/UMass & Ashmont Stations on the weekend of Jun 10-11, all day
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Ongoing:
The pedestrian bridge at the Braintree Parking Garage will be closed through Summer 2020 due to construction.
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Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyRegular 
Silver Line are operating normallySilver Line Regular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Wednesday:
Silver Line - SL2 detoured from approximately 6:45 PM to 8:15 PM on Wed May 31 due to the Lawyer's Have a Heart 5K
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Ongoing:
Silver Line - SL2 detoured. No service to 88 Black Falcon. Connections can be made at the corner of Dry Dock Ave & Black Falcon
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Bus Service AlertsBus Service Alerts

Route SL2Regular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Route 4Regular1 Upcoming
Route 8Regular1 Ongoing
Route 161 Current1 Ongoing
Route 22Regular1 Ongoing
Route 29Regular1 Ongoing
Route 44Regular1 Ongoing
Route 60Regular1 Ongoing
Route 210Regular1 Ongoing
Route 211Regular1 Ongoing
Route 215Regular1 Ongoing
Route 217Regular1 Ongoing
Route 225Regular1 Ongoing
Route 230Regular2 Ongoing
Route 236Regular2 Ongoing
Route 238Regular1 Ongoing
Route 4551 Current 
Route 4591 Current 
Route 553Regular1 Ongoing
Route 554Regular1 Ongoing
Route 556Regular1 Ongoing
Route SL2Regular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Wednesday:
Silver Line - SL2 detoured from approximately 6:45 PM to 8:15 PM on Wed May 31 due to the Lawyer's Have a Heart 5K
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Ongoing:
Silver Line - SL2 detoured. No service to 88 Black Falcon. Connections can be made at the corner of Dry Dock Ave & Black Falcon
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Route 4Regular1 Upcoming
Wednesday:
Route 4 detoured from approximately 6:45 PM to 8:15 PM on Wed May 31 due to the Lawyer's Have a Heart 5K
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Route 8Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Routes 8 & 16: All trips may depart the UMass Campus Center earlier than scheduled due to construction.
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Route 161 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Route 16 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Ongoing:
Routes 8 & 16: All trips may depart the UMass Campus Center earlier than scheduled due to construction.
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Route 22Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Columbus Ave @ Dimock St moving from the nearside of Dimock St to the farside through Wed May 31 due to construction
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Route 29Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Columbus Ave @ Dimock St moving from the nearside of Dimock St to the farside through Wed May 31 due to construction
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Route 44Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Columbus Ave @ Dimock St moving from the nearside of Dimock St to the farside through Wed May 31 due to construction
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Route 60Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Route 60 bus stop at Opp 850 Boylston St is permanently closed due to road conditions. Board at Boylston St @ Reservoir Rd as an alternative
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Route 210Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The pedestrian bridge at the Braintree Parking Garage will be closed through Summer 2020 due to construction.
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Route 211Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Route 211 and 217 bus stops at Newport Ave @ Oakland Ave, Warren Ave, Lincoln Ave, and Newport Terrance are permanently closed
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Route 215Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Hancock St @ Cottage Ave (outbound) moving to the north, across Cottage Ave, due to construction.
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Route 217Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Route 211 and 217 bus stops at Newport Ave @ Oakland Ave, Warren Ave, Lincoln Ave, and Newport Terrance are permanently closed
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Route 225Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Hancock St @ Cottage Ave (outbound) moving to the north, across Cottage Ave, due to construction.
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Route 230Regular2 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The pedestrian bridge at the Braintree Parking Garage will be closed through Summer 2020 due to construction.
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Ongoing:
Hancock St @ Cottage Ave (outbound) moving to the north, across Cottage Ave, due to construction.
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Route 236Regular2 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The pedestrian bridge at the Braintree Parking Garage will be closed through Summer 2020 due to construction.
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Ongoing:
Hancock St @ Cottage Ave (outbound) moving to the north, across Cottage Ave, due to construction.
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Route 238Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Hancock St @ Cottage Ave (outbound) moving to the north, across Cottage Ave, due to construction.
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Route 4551 Current 
Current:
The following stops are closed due to construction: Loring Ave opp Jefferson Ave (outbound). Please board/exit at Loring Ave opp Raymond Rd
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Route 4591 Current 
Current:
The following stops are closed due to construction: Loring Ave opp Jefferson Ave (outbound). Please board/exit at Loring Ave opp Raymond Rd
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Route 553Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The following stops are closed through Fri Jun 30 due to construction: Washington St @ Harvard St (inbound & outbound)
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Route 554Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The following stops are closed through Fri Jun 30 due to construction: Washington St @ Harvard St (inbound & outbound)
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Route 556Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The following stops are closed through Fri Jun 30 due to construction: Washington St @ Harvard St (inbound & outbound)
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Commuter Rail Service Alerts Commuter Rail Service Alerts

Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineRegular2 Upcoming
Fitchburg Line is operating normalFitchburg LineRegular1 Ongoing
Framingham/Worcester Line is experiencing delaysFramingham/Worcester Line2 Current2 Ongoing
Franklin Line is operating normalFranklin LineRegular1 Ongoing
Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineRegular 
Haverhill Line is operating normalHaverhill LineRegular2 Ongoing
Kingston/Plymouth Line is operating normalKingston/Plymouth LineRegular1 Ongoing
Lowell Line is operating normalLowell LineRegular1 Ongoing
Middleborough/Lakeville Line is operating normalMiddleborough/Lakeville LineRegular1 Ongoing
Needham Line is operating normalNeedham LineRegular1 Ongoing
Newburyport/Rockport Line is experiencing delaysNewburyport/Rockport Line1 Current1 Ongoing
Providence/Stoughton Line is operating normalProvidence/Stoughton LineRegular2 Ongoing
Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineRegular2 Upcoming
Starting Saturday:
Starting 6/3, all weekend Fairmount Line trains will be bused between Morton St. & Readville due to construction of Blue Hill Ave Station.
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Starting June 5:
Starting 6/5, the last 2 weekday outb. Fairmount Ln trains, 787 & 789 will be replaced by buses due to construction of the new Blue Hill Ave
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Fitchburg Line is operating normalFitchburg LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Beginning on Mon, May 1, 2017, access to the east entrance of N Station will be through a covered walkway
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Framingham/Worcester Line is experiencing delaysFramingham/Worcester Line2 Current2 Ongoing
Current:
Please board outbound Worcester Line trains on the inbound platforms at Yawkey through Framingham stations weekdays from 3:30pm until 8:15pm
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Current:
Please board inbound Worcester Line trains on the outbound platforms at Framingham through Yawkey stations from 3:00 pm until 8:00 pm.
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Ongoing:
Due to the Simon Company's Copley Place construction, Back Bay Stations Dartmouth Street underpass will remain closed until June 16, 2017.
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Ongoing:
Due to rail tie replacement on the Worcester Line btwn Wellesley Farms & Westboro, mid-day trains Mon-Fri may experience delays of 5-15 min
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Franklin Line is operating normalFranklin LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Due to the Simon Company's Copley Place construction, Back Bay Stations Dartmouth Street underpass will remain closed until June 16, 2017.
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Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineRegular 
Haverhill Line is operating normalHaverhill LineRegular2 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Please board all trains on the inbound platforms at Haverhill & Bradford except Trains 216 & 222
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Ongoing:
Beginning on Mon, May 1, 2017, access to the east entrance of N Station will be through a covered walkway
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Kingston/Plymouth Line is operating normalKingston/Plymouth LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The pedestrian bridge at the Braintree Parking Garage will be closed through Summer 2020 due to construction.
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Lowell Line is operating normalLowell LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Beginning on Mon, May 1, 2017, access to the east entrance of N Station will be through a covered walkway
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Middleborough/Lakeville Line is operating normalMiddleborough/Lakeville LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The pedestrian bridge at the Braintree Parking Garage will be closed through Summer 2020 due to construction.
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Needham Line is operating normalNeedham LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Due to the Simon Company's Copley Place construction, Back Bay Stations Dartmouth Street underpass will remain closed until June 16, 2017.
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Newburyport/Rockport Line is experiencing delaysNewburyport/Rockport Line1 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Rockport Train 2109 (5:30 pm outbound) remains stopped at Beverly and is currently 45-55 min late due to a mechanical problem.
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Ongoing:
Beginning on Mon, May 1, 2017, access to the east entrance of N Station will be through a covered walkway
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Providence/Stoughton Line is operating normalProvidence/Stoughton LineRegular2 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Due to the Simon Company's Copley Place construction, Back Bay Stations Dartmouth Street underpass will remain closed until June 16, 2017.
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Ongoing:
Prov. side pedestrian bridge work at Canton Jct. is experiencing unexpected construction delays. Visit mbta.com/alerts for more info.
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Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts

Elevator is experiencing delaysElevator1 Current3 Ongoing
Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalator 2 Current1 Ongoing
Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftRegular 
Elevator is experiencing delaysElevator1 Current3 Ongoing
Current:
Elev. 940 COURTHOUSE - Lobby to North Headhouse on Seaport Blvd and Stillings unavailable from Tue May 23 through Tue Jun 6
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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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Ongoing:
Elevator 922 CHINATOWN - Forest Hills Platform to Boylston & Washington Sts will remain out of service until further notice.
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Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalator 2 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Escalator 386 SOUTH STATION - Lobby to One Financial Center unavailable due to maintenance
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Current:
Escalator 310 WELLINGTON - Northbound Platform to Paid Lobby unavailable from Mon May 29 through Fri Jun 16 due to maintenance
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Ongoing:
Escalator 389 SOUTH STATION - Outbound Platform to CSA Area unavailable through Fri Jun 2 due to maintenance
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Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftRegular 

 

Boat Service AlertsBoat Service Alerts

Hingham Ferry Regular  
Hull Ferry 1 Current  
Charlestown Ferry Regular  
Hingham FerryRegular  
Hull Ferry1 Current  
Current:
Reminder: Weekend Ferry Service to/from Hingham, Hull, George's Island, and Boston returns this Saturday, May 27, 2017
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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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