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Framingham/Worcester Line: Current

Worcester Train 503 (5:45 am outbound) has departed South Station and is operating 10-15 minutes behind schedule due to an earlier mechanical issue.

Affected direction: Outbound

Last Updated: 5/27/2016 5:58:17 AM

Worcester Line notice: Due to ongoing track work trains 507 (8:55 am outbound) and 514 (10:40 am inbound) are expected to experience delays. Train specific alerts will be sent.

Other mid-day trains may experience residual delays as well.

Affected trips:

Worcester Train 507 (8:55 am outbound) is expected to operate 20-30 minutes behind schedule between Wellesley Farms and Worcester.

Worcester Train 514 (10:40 am inbound) is expected to operate 15-20 minutes behind schedule between Worcester and South Station.

Last Updated: 5/26/2016 9:16:53 AM

New Commuter Rail schedules became effective Monday, May 23rd. New schedules are available on mbta.com.

Please note that no schedule changes were made to the Greenbush, Kingston/Plymouth, and Middleborough/Lakeville Lines.

Paper copies of the schedules are now available in the Boston-based stations (North Station, South Station, and Back Bay).

For all T-Alert subscribers, please know that your subscriptions may have changed as a result of the new schedules. To ensure you continue to receive the alerts that matter to you most, please visit mbta.com/subscribe and check or update your subscriptions.

For those who utilize the MBTA Commuter Rail application, please make sure to update the schedule in your application prior to travel. When opening the application, a prompt will appear stating that a new Commuter Rail schedule is available. Please check the update button to ensure that the new schedules have been updated in your application.

Last Updated: 5/25/2016 5:35:07 PM

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Launching HeartToHub May 23, the 1st-ever nonstop service connecting Worcester and Boston in under 60 min, 2x daily weekdays. Visit mbta.com.

Last Updated: 5/20/2016 9:31:49 AM

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Framingham/Worcester Line: Ongoing

Due to the Simon Company's Copley Place construction, Back Bay Stations Dartmouth Street underpass will be closed Sunday, March 6, through December 2016.

Due to Copley Place construction being performed by the Simon Company, the Dartmouth Street underpass leading to and from the west side of Dartmouth Street at Back Bay Station will be temporarily closed from beginning Sunday, March 6, through December 2016.

Customers are encouraged to use the stations main entrance on the east side of Dartmouth Street during the underpasss closure.

Affected routes:
Orange Line
Framingham/Worcester Line
Needham Line
Franklin Line
Providence/Stoughton Line

Last Updated: 3/24/2016 9:41:51 AM

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Delay

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Cancellation

Detour

Detour

Snow Route

Snow Route

Shuttle Bus

Shuttle Bus

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Station/Stop Closure

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Extra Service

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Schedule Change

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Access Issue

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