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 experiencing delaysGreen Line1 Current 2 Upcoming
Orange Line is operating normallyOrange LineNormal1 Upcoming
Red Line is operating normallyRed LineNormal2 Upcoming
Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyNormal 
Silver Line is experiencing delaysSilver Line 1 Current
Blue Line is operating normallyBlue LineNormal 
Green Line is experiencing delaysGreen Line1 Current 2 Upcoming
Current:
Green Line B branch experiencing minor eastbound delays due to disabled train at Boston College
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This Weekend:
Buses replacing Green Line B branch service between Blandford St and Boston College Stations on October 25-26 from start to end of service
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Starting November 01:
Buses replacing Green Line B branch service between Babcock Street and Boston College Stations on November 1-2 from start to end of service.
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Orange Line is operating normallyOrange LineNormal1 Upcoming
Starting Monday:
Buses replacing Orange Line between Sullivan & Oak Grove Stations on Oct 20 & 27 and Nov 3, 19, & 25 from about 8:45pm until closing
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Red Line is operating normallyRed LineNormal2 Upcoming
Starting November 08:
Buses replacing Red Line service between Alewife and Harvard Square Stations on November 8-9 and November 29-30 from start to end of service
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Starting November 15:
Buses replacing Red Line service between JFK/UMass and Broadway Stations on November 15-16 and November 22-23 from start to end of service.
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Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyNormal 
Silver Line is experiencing delaysSilver Line 1 Current
Current:
Silver Line - SL4 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Bus Service AlertsBus Service Alerts

Route SL41 Current 
Route 41 Current 
Route 81 Current 
Route 111 Current 
Route 261 Current 
Route 311 Current 
Route 341 Current 
Route 392 Current 
Route 431 Current 
Route 441 Current 
Route 471 Current 
Route 551 Current 
Route 64Normal1 Ongoing
Route 73Normal1 Ongoing
Route 741 Current 
Route 751 Current 
Route 781 Current 
Route 861 Current 
Route 871 Current 
Route 1091 Current 
Route 1161 Current 
Route 1311 Current1 Ongoing
Route 134Normal1 Upcoming
Route 2111 Current 
Route 2151 Current 
Route 2301 Current 
Route 2382 Current 
Route 2401 Current 
Route 3251 Current 
Route 3261 Current 
Route 3541 Current 
Route 4412 Current 
Route 4501 Current 
Route 5011 Current 
Route 5021 Current 
Route 5031 Current 
Route 5041 Current 
Route 5051 Current 
Route 5531 Current 
Route 5541 Current1 Ongoing
Route 5561 Current 
Route 5581 Current 
Route SL41 Current 
Current:
Silver Line - SL4 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 41 Current 
Current:
Route 4 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 81 Current 
Current:
Route 8 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 111 Current 
Current:
Route 11 experiencing moderate delays due to disabled bus
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Route 261 Current 
Current:
Route 26 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 311 Current 
Current:
Route 31 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 341 Current 
Current:
Route 34 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 392 Current 
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Route 39 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Current:
Belvidere St @ Huntington Ave (outbound) in front of Prudential Center is temporarily closed due to construction.
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Route 431 Current 
Current:
Tremont St opp Winter St has been moved to Tremont St opp West St
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Route 441 Current 
Current:
Route 44 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 471 Current 
Current:
Route 47 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 551 Current 
Current:
Belvidere St @ Huntington Ave (outbound) in front of Prudential Center is temporarily closed due to construction.
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Route 64Normal1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Bus stop at Western Ave @ Green St (outbound) moved to 17-21 Western Ave.
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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 741 Current 
Current:
Routes 74 and 75 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 751 Current 
Current:
Routes 74 and 75 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 781 Current 
Current:
Route 78 experiencing moderate 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 871 Current 
Current:
Route 87 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 1091 Current 
Current:
Route 109 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 1161 Current 
Current:
Route 116 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 1311 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Route 131 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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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 134Normal1 Upcoming
Sunday:
Route 134 detoured from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM on Sun Oct 26 due to special event
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Route 2111 Current 
Current:
Route 211 experiencing minor delays due to disabled bus
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Route 2151 Current 
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Route 215 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 2301 Current 
Current:
Route 230 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 2382 Current 
Current:
Route 238 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Current:
Route 238 detoured off of West Street due to a water main break.
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Route 2401 Current 
Current:
Route 240 experiencing minor delays due to disabled bus
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Route 3251 Current 
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Route 325 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 3261 Current 
Current:
Route 326 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 3541 Current 
Current:
Route 354 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 4412 Current 
Current:
Route 441 experiencing moderate delays due to disabled bus
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Current:
Route 441 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 4501 Current 
Current:
Route 450 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 5011 Current 
Current:
Routes 501, 502, 503, 504, 505, 553, 554, 556, & 558 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 5021 Current 
Current:
Routes 501, 502, 503, 504, 505, 553, 554, 556, & 558 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 5031 Current 
Current:
Routes 501, 502, 503, 504, 505, 553, 554, 556, & 558 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 5041 Current 
Current:
Routes 501, 502, 503, 504, 505, 553, 554, 556, & 558 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 5051 Current 
Current:
Routes 501, 502, 503, 504, 505, 553, 554, 556, & 558 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 5531 Current 
Current:
Routes 501, 502, 503, 504, 505, 553, 554, 556, & 558 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 5541 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Routes 501, 502, 503, 504, 505, 553, 554, 556, & 558 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Ongoing:
Route 554 (outbound) detoured beginning Thursday, September 25, 2014, due to construction on the Beaver Street Culvert.
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Route 5561 Current 
Current:
Routes 501, 502, 503, 504, 505, 553, 554, 556, & 558 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 5581 Current 
Current:
Routes 501, 502, 503, 504, 505, 553, 554, 556, & 558 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Commuter Rail Service Alerts Commuter Rail Service Alerts

Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineNormal 
Fitchburg/South Acton Line is experiencing delaysFitchburg/South Acton Line1 Current1 Ongoing
Framingham/Worcester Line is experiencing delaysFramingham/Worcester Line3 Current 
Franklin Line is experiencing delaysFranklin Line1 Current 
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 experiencing delaysMiddleborough/Lakeville Line2 Current 
Needham Line is experiencing delaysNeedham Line1 Current 
Newburyport/Rockport Line is experiencing delaysNewburyport/Rockport Line2 Current 
Providence/Stoughton Line is experiencing delaysProvidence/Stoughton Line2 Current 
Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineNormal 
Fitchburg/South Acton Line is experiencing delaysFitchburg/South Acton Line1 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Fitchburg/South Acton Line Train 419 (5:05 pm from North Station) delayed about 20 minutes today due to slippery rail
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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 experiencing delaysFramingham/Worcester Line3 Current 
Current:
Framingham/Worcester Line Train 532 (5:50 pm from Worcester / Union Station) delayed today due to mechanical problem 45-60 min delay
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Current:
Framingham/Worcester Line Train 583 (5:30 pm from South Station) delayed today due to slippery rail. 10-15 min delay
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Current:
Framingham/Worcester Line Train 527 (5:00 pm from South Station) delayed today due to slippery rail. 20-25 min delay
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Franklin Line is experiencing delaysFranklin Line1 Current 
Current:
Franklin Line Train 721 (5:40 pm from South Station) delayed today due to slippery rail. 10-15 min delay
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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 experiencing delaysMiddleborough/Lakeville Line2 Current 
Current:
Middleborough/Lakeville Line Train 022 (6:05 pm from Middleborough/ Lakeville) delayed today due to signal problem. 10-15 min delay
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Current:
Middleborough/Lakeville Line Train 023 (5:57 pm from South Station) delayed today due to signal problem. 15-25 min delay
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Needham Line is experiencing delaysNeedham Line1 Current 
Current:
Needham Line Train 625 (5:55 pm from South Station) delayed today due to an earlier mechanical problem15-25 min delay
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Newburyport/Rockport Line is experiencing delaysNewburyport/Rockport Line2 Current 
Current:
Newbury/Rock train 130 will operate about 45 minutes late today due to track obstruction problem. Busing has been cancelled
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Current:
Salem Station: Salem parking garage will open for full service at 4 PM this Friday, October 24th, 2014.
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Providence/Stoughton Line is experiencing delaysProvidence/Stoughton Line2 Current 
Current:
Providence/Stoughton Line Train 819 (5:40 pm from South Station) delayed today due to slippery rail. 10-15 min delay
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Current:
Providence/Stoughton Line Train 923 (5:45 pm from South Station) delayed today due to an earlier mechanical problem. 10-15 min delay
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Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts

Elevator is experiencing delaysElevator1 Current 
Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalator 2 Current1 Ongoing
Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftNormal 
Elevator is experiencing delaysElevator1 Current 
Current:
Elev. 890 WOOD ISLAND - Mezzanine to the Wonderland-bound platform is unavailable from Wed, Oct 22, 2014, through Thu, Oct 23, 2014
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Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalator 2 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Escalator 510 PORTER SQUARE - Mezzanine to Paid Lobby unavailable due to maintenance
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Current:
Escalator 349 ALEWIFE - Red Line Platform to Russell Field unavailable due to maintenance
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Ongoing:
Escalator 127 FOREST HILLS - Busway (North end) to Lobby unavailable through Friday, October 24, 2014, due to maintenance.
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Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftNormal 

 

Boat Service AlertsBoat Service Alerts

Hingham Ferry 1 Current 1 Ongoing
Hull Ferry Normal 1 Ongoing
Charlestown Ferry Normal  
Hingham Ferry1 Current 1 Ongoing
Current:
Hingham Ferry Trip 6:30 pm from Rowes Wharf, Boston to Hewitt's Cove, Hingham cancelled today due to severe weather
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Ongoing:
Hingham Ferry Schedule Change: Effective Oct 14, 2014, the weekday 10:30am Boston-Logan-Hingham & the weekday 11:30am Hingham-Boston Trips n
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Hull FerryNormal 1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Hingham Ferry Schedule Change: Effective Oct 14, 2014, the weekday 10:30am Boston-Logan-Hingham & the weekday 11:30am Hingham-Boston Trips n
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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

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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