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 experiencing delaysRed Line1 Current 2 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyRegular 
Silver Line is experiencing delaysSilver Line 2 Current1 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
June 3-4:
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 1, 2017.
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Ongoing:
All Orange Line train service will board on Track 1 at Forest Hills, 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 experiencing delaysRed Line1 Current 2 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Current:
Red Line (Braintree branch) trains will experience minor delays both ways between JFK/UMass and N Quincy today, May 22
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June 3-4:
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 is experiencing delaysSilver Line 2 Current1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Current:
Silver Line - SL4 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Current:
Silver Line - SL1 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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May 31:
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 SL11 Current 
Route SL2Regular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Route SL41 Current 
Route 4Regular1 Upcoming
Route 8Regular1 Ongoing
Route 9Regular1 Ongoing
Route 141 Current 
Route 16Regular1 Ongoing
Route 22Regular1 Ongoing
Route 231 Current 
Route 281 Current 
Route 29Regular1 Ongoing
Route 331 Current 
Route 44Regular1 Ongoing
Route 591 Current 
Route 60Regular1 Ongoing
Route 70A1 Current 
Route 1101 Current 
Route 1111 Current 
Route 1121 Current 
Route 210Regular1 Ongoing
Route 211Regular1 Ongoing
Route 215Regular1 Ongoing
Route 217Regular1 Ongoing
Route 2201 Current 
Route 225Regular1 Ongoing
Route 230Regular2 Ongoing
Route 236Regular2 Ongoing
Route 238Regular1 Ongoing
Route 5011 Current 
Route 553Regular1 Ongoing
Route 554Regular1 Ongoing
Route 5561 Current1 Ongoing
Route SL11 Current 
Current:
Silver Line - SL1 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route SL2Regular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
May 31:
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 SL41 Current 
Current:
Silver Line - SL4 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 4Regular1 Upcoming
May 31:
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 9Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
W Broadway @ B St (inbound) moving permanently to the nearside of B Street beginning Fri Mar 17
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Route 141 Current 
Current:
Route 14 experiencing moderate delays due to water main break on Warren Street
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Route 16Regular1 Ongoing
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 starting Mon May 1 through Wed May 31 due to construction
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Route 231 Current 
Current:
Route 23 experiencing minor delays due to water main break on Warren Street
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Route 281 Current 
Current:
Route 28 experiencing moderate delays due to water main break on Warren Street
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Route 29Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Columbus Ave @ Dimock St moving from the nearside of Dimock St to the farside starting Mon May 1 through Wed May 31 due to construction
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Route 331 Current 
Current:
Route 33 detoured due to construction. Connect at Neponset Valley Pkwy @ Westinghouse Ind Park and Readville St @ Como Rd.
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Route 44Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Columbus Ave @ Dimock St moving from the nearside of Dimock St to the farside starting Mon May 1 through Wed May 31 due to construction
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Route 591 Current 
Current:
Route 59 detoured. Connect at Watertown St @ Galen St, Watertown St opp Morse St, Watertown St @ Fifth Ave, and Watertown St @ Galen St
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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 70A1 Current 
Current:
Route 70A experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 1101 Current 
Current:
Route 110 detoured from Mon May 22 through Sun May 28 due to street paving.
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Route 1111 Current 
Current:
Route 111 detoured from Mon May 22 through Sun May 28 due to street paving
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Route 1121 Current 
Current:
Route 112 detoured due to construction. Connect at Central Ave @ Highland Ave and Chelsea St opp Curtis St.
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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 2201 Current 
Current:
Route 220 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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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 5011 Current 
Current:
Route 501 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 553Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The following stops are closed from Mon May 8 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 from Mon May 8 through Fri Jun 30 due to construction: Washington St @ Harvard St (inbound & outbound)
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Route 5561 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Route 556 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Ongoing:
The following stops are closed from Mon May 8 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 experiencing delaysFairmount Line1 Current 
Fitchburg Line is experiencing delaysFitchburg Line1 Current1 Ongoing
Framingham/Worcester Line is experiencing delaysFramingham/Worcester Line1 Current5 Ongoing
Franklin Line is experiencing delaysFranklin Line1 Current1 Ongoing
Greenbush Line is experiencing delaysGreenbush Line1 Current 
Haverhill Line is experiencing delaysHaverhill Line1 Current2 Ongoing
Kingston/Plymouth Line is experiencing delaysKingston/Plymouth Line1 Current1 Ongoing
Lowell Line is experiencing delaysLowell Line1 Current1 Ongoing
Middleborough/Lakeville Line is experiencing delaysMiddleborough/Lakeville Line1 Current1 Ongoing
Needham Line is experiencing delaysNeedham Line2 Current1 Ongoing
Newburyport/Rockport Line is experiencing delaysNewburyport/Rockport Line1 Current3 Ongoing
Providence/Stoughton Line is experiencing delaysProvidence/Stoughton Line5 Current2 Ongoing
Fairmount Line is experiencing delaysFairmount Line1 Current 
Current:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on 5/22. Paper schedules will be available at S. Station, Back Bay, & N. Station on 5/15.
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Fitchburg Line is experiencing delaysFitchburg Line1 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on 5/22. Paper schedules will be available at S. Station, Back Bay, & N. Station on 5/15.
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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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Framingham/Worcester Line is experiencing delaysFramingham/Worcester Line1 Current5 Ongoing
Current:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on 5/22. Paper schedules will be available at S. Station, Back Bay, & N. Station on 5/15.
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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 1, 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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Ongoing:
Starting Monday, 5/8, Worcester Train 512 will operate on the published schedule and will depart Worcester Station at 8:40 am.
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Ongoing:
Please board outbound Worcester Line trains on the inbound platforms at Yawkey through Framingham stations weekdays from 2pm until 7:30 pm.
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Ongoing:
Please board inbound Worcester Line trains on the outbound platforms at Framingham through Back Bay stations weekdays from 3pm until 8pm.
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Franklin Line is experiencing delaysFranklin Line1 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on 5/22. Paper schedules will be available at S. Station, Back Bay, & N. Station on 5/15.
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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 1, 2017.
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Greenbush Line is experiencing delaysGreenbush Line1 Current 
Current:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on 5/22. Paper schedules will be available at S. Station, Back Bay, & N. Station on 5/15.
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Haverhill Line is experiencing delaysHaverhill Line1 Current2 Ongoing
Current:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on 5/22. Paper schedules will be available at S. Station, Back Bay, & N. Station on 5/15.
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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 experiencing delaysKingston/Plymouth Line1 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on 5/22. Paper schedules will be available at S. Station, Back Bay, & N. Station on 5/15.
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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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Lowell Line is experiencing delaysLowell Line1 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on 5/22. Paper schedules will be available at S. Station, Back Bay, & N. Station on 5/15.
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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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Middleborough/Lakeville Line is experiencing delaysMiddleborough/Lakeville Line1 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on 5/22. Paper schedules will be available at S. Station, Back Bay, & N. Station on 5/15.
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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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Needham Line is experiencing delaysNeedham Line2 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Needham Train 610 (10:05 from Needham Hts) will not stop at Ruggles. Passengers will be accommodated by the Orange Line at Back Bay Station.
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Current:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on 5/22. Paper schedules will be available at S. Station, Back Bay, & N. Station on 5/15.
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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 1, 2017.
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Newburyport/Rockport Line is experiencing delaysNewburyport/Rockport Line1 Current3 Ongoing
Current:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on 5/22. Paper schedules will be available at S. Station, Back Bay, & N. Station on 5/15.
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Ongoing:
Newburyport/Rockport notice: The inbound mini-high platform at Beverly Station is closed for repairs. A portable lift is available.
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Ongoing:
Beverly: The pedestrian bridge from the Beverly Depot parking lot to the station is closed due to being struck by a vehicle.
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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 experiencing delaysProvidence/Stoughton Line5 Current2 Ongoing
Current:
Prov Train 809 (10:25am outbound) is operating 15-20 minutes behind schedule between Ruggles and Prov due to an earlier mechanical issue
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Current:
Prov Train 816 (9:20am from Wickford Jct) will not stop at Ruggles. Passengers will be accommodated by the Orange Line at Back Bay Station
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Current:
Stoughton Train 910 (10:40am from Stoughton) is expected to depart Stoughton 40-50 minutes behind schedule
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Current:
Prov Train 816 (9:20am from Wickford Jct) is operating 10-15 minutes behind schedule between Mansfield and S Station
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Current:
Spring 2017 Commuter Rail schedules go into effect on 5/22. Paper schedules will be available at S. Station, Back Bay, & N. Station on 5/15.
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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 1, 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 Current1 Upcoming, 3 Ongoing
Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalatorRegular1 Ongoing
Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftRegular 
Elevator is experiencing delaysElevator1 Current1 Upcoming, 3 Ongoing
Current:
Elevator 931 AIRPORT - Wonderland - bound platform to mezzanine unavailable due to maintenance
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Starting Tomorrow:
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 unavailable due to maintenance
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Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalatorRegular1 Ongoing
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

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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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