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Franklin Line: Upcoming

Starting July 1: New fares for the MBTA Commuter Rail will become effective on Friday, July 1, 2016. For more info, visit mbta.com.

Effective July 1st:
- The full fare 10-Ride ticket will only be available via the mTicket application. Half fare 10-Ride tickets will still be available on the paper CharlieTicket, as well as via the mTicket application.
- Any single ride ticket purchased from a ticket office, fare vending machine or vendor or 10-Ride ticket purchased prior to July 1st will be accepted until the expiration date printed on the ticket.
- There will no longer be refunds for any Commuter Rail tickets or passes.
- The full table with the new fares can be found on http://www.mbta.com/fares_and_passes/default.asp?id=24359 by clicking on the 'Click here for Full Fare Tables' link.

Please note that July monthly passes go on sale on June 15th and will reflect the new fares.

Last Updated: 6/23/2016 10:30:35 AM

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July 1: New fares go into effect Friday, July 1.

Last Updated: 6/23/2016 3:52:54 PM

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Franklin 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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