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 Ongoing
Orange Line is operating normallyOrange LineRegular4 Upcoming
Red Line is operating normallyRed LineRegular4 Upcoming
Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyRegular 
Silver Line is experiencing delaysSilver Line 1 Current1 Upcoming
Blue Line is operating normallyBlue LineRegular 
Green Line is operating normallyGreen LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Construction on the stairs at the Park Drive entrance at Fenway Station is complete. The stairs have been returned to service.
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Orange Line is operating normallyOrange LineRegular4 Upcoming
Starting Saturday:
Buses replacing Orange Line between Forest Hills and Ruggles Stations on Aug 1-2, Aug 8-9, and Aug 15-16 from start to end of service
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This Weekend:
Downtown Crossing: The Franklin St entrance will be temporarily closed on Sat, Aug 1, and Sun, Aug 2, all day due to construction
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Starting Monday:
Buses replacing Orange Line between Oak Grove and Wellington Stations on Aug 3-4, 10-13, 18, 24, and 25 from about 8:45pm until closing
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Starting August 10:
Downtown Crossing: The Franklin St entrance will be closed on Mon, Aug 10, and will remain closed until Summer 2016, due to construction
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Red Line is operating normallyRed LineRegular4 Upcoming
This Weekend:
Downtown Crossing: The Franklin St entrance will be temporarily closed on Sat, Aug 1, and Sun, Aug 2, all day due to construction
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Starting August 10:
Downtown Crossing: The Franklin St entrance will be closed on Mon, Aug 10, and will remain closed until Summer 2016, due to construction
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Starting August 14:
The JFK/UMass ramp will be out of service beginning Fri, Aug 14, at 7pm until closing on Mon, Aug 24. Buses operating between Andrew and JFK
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Starting August 22:
Buses replacing Red Line service between JFK/UMass and North Quincy Stations on Aug 22-23 and Aug 29-30 from start to end of service.
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Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyRegular 
Silver Line is experiencing delaysSilver Line 1 Current1 Upcoming
Current:
Silver Line - SL5 experiencing minor delays
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Sunday:
Silver Ln - SL5 detoured 11:30am-3:30pm on Sun Aug 2. No service to Washington St between Essex & Temple Pl. No service to Temple Pl, or Tre
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Bus Service AlertsBus Service Alerts

Route CT2Regular1 Ongoing
Route SL51 Current1 Upcoming
Route 11 Current 
Route 5Regular1 Ongoing
Route 7Regular1 Ongoing
Route 9Regular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Route 10Regular1 Ongoing
Route 161 Current 
Route 221 Current 
Route 35Regular1 Ongoing
Route 39Regular2 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Route 431 Current1 Upcoming
Route 55Regular1 Upcoming
Route 64Regular1 Ongoing
Route 68Regular1 Ongoing
Route 711 Current 
Route 771 Current 
Route 85Regular1 Ongoing
Route 1091 Current 
Route 1111 Current1 Ongoing
Route 1161 Current 
Route 1173 Current 
Route 1191 Current 
Route 1201 Current1 Upcoming
Route 4111 Current 
Route 4261 Current 
Route 435Regular1 Ongoing
Route 436Regular1 Ongoing
Route 465Regular1 Ongoing
Route CT2Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Main St @ Kendall Sta (outbound) temporarily moving to Main St @ Kendall Sta on the opposite side of the street due to construction
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Route SL51 Current1 Upcoming
Current:
Silver Line - SL5 experiencing minor delays
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Sunday:
Silver Ln - SL5 detoured 11:30am-3:30pm on Sun Aug 2. No service to Washington St between Essex & Temple Pl. No service to Temple Pl, or Tre
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Route 11 Current 
Current:
Route 1 experiencing moderate delays
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Route 5Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Routes 5, 7, 9 and 10 detour will continue until further notice.
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Route 7Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Routes 5, 7, 9 and 10 detour will continue until further notice.
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Route 9Regular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Sunday:
Rt. 9 detoured 11:30am-3:30pm on Sun Aug 2. No service to Boylston St or Arlington St between Boylston & Stuart.
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Ongoing:
Routes 5, 7, 9 and 10 detour will continue until further notice.
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Route 10Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Routes 5, 7, 9 and 10 detour will continue until further notice.
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Route 161 Current 
Current:
Route 16 experiencing minor delays due to disabled bus
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Route 221 Current 
Current:
Route 22 experiencing minor delays due to disabled bus
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Route 35Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
S Huntington Ave opp VA Hospital moving 30 feet north from previous location (about 184 S Hungtinton Ave) starting Thu, Jul 23
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Route 39Regular2 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Sunday:
Rt. 39 detoured 11:30am-3:30pm on Sun Aug 2. No service to Belvedere or Dalton St. No service to Boylston St. Connection: Huntington @ Gains
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Starting Sunday:
Route 39 will utilize the lower busway on Hyde Park Ave from South Street on July 26-30 from 08:00 PM to end of service due to construction.
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Ongoing:
S Huntington Ave opp VA Hospital moving 30 feet north from previous location (about 184 S Hungtinton Ave) starting Thu, Jul 23
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Route 431 Current1 Upcoming
Current:
Route 43 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Sunday:
Rt. 43 detoured 11:30am-3:30pm on Sun Aug 2. No Service to Charles St South between Stuart & Boylston, no service to Beacon St, Park St, or
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Route 55Regular1 Upcoming
Sunday:
Route 55 detoured 11:30am-3:30pm on Sun Aug 2. All stops on Boylston St omitted. Connections made at Boylston @ St Celias or St James Ave
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Route 64Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Main St @ Kendall Sta (outbound) temporarily moving to Main St @ Kendall Sta on the opposite side of the street due to construction
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Route 68Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Main St @ Kendall Sta (outbound) temporarily moving to Main St @ Kendall Sta on the opposite side of the street due to construction
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Route 711 Current 
Current:
Route 71 experiencing minor delays
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Route 771 Current 
Current:
Route 77 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 85Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Main St @ Kendall Sta (outbound) temporarily moving to Main St @ Kendall Sta on the opposite side of the street due to construction
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Route 1091 Current 
Current:
Route 109 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Route 1111 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Route 111 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Ongoing:
Rt. 111 detoured beginning start of svc, Sat, May 26, & continuing until further notice due to construction on Washington Ave btn Bellingham
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Route 1161 Current 
Current:
Rt. 116 detoured off of Pearl St, no service between the Meridian St Bridge & Hawthorne St.
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Route 1173 Current 
Current:
Route 117 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Current:
Rt. 117 detoured off of Pearl St, no service between the Meridian St Bridge & Park St.
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Current:
Route 117 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 1191 Current 
Current:
Route 119 experiencing severe delays
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Route 1201 Current1 Upcoming
Current:
Route 120 experiencing moderate delays
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Starting Monday:
Border St opp Liberty Plaza Shopping Center (inbound and outbound) will be closed until further notice beginning Mon Aug 3
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Route 4111 Current 
Current:
Route 411 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 4261 Current 
Current:
Route 426 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 435Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
North Shore Mall @ Legal Seafood moving temporarily to North Shore Mall @ PF Chang's/Food Ct beginning Wed, Jul 15, due to construction
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Route 436Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
North Shore Mall @ Legal Seafood moving temporarily to North Shore Mall @ PF Chang's/Food Ct beginning Wed, Jul 15, due to construction
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Route 465Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
North Shore Mall @ Legal Seafood moving temporarily to North Shore Mall @ PF Chang's/Food Ct beginning Wed, Jul 15, due to construction
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Commuter Rail Service Alerts Commuter Rail Service Alerts

Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineRegular1 Ongoing
Fitchburg Line is operating normalFitchburg LineRegular1 Upcoming
Framingham/Worcester Line is experiencing delaysFramingham/Worcester Line1 Current1 Ongoing
Franklin Line is operating normalFranklin LineRegular1 Ongoing
Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineRegular 
Haverhill Line is operating normalHaverhill LineRegular 
Kingston/Plymouth Line is operating normalKingston/Plymouth LineRegular 
Lowell Line is experiencing delaysLowell Line1 Current 
Middleborough/Lakeville Line is operating normalMiddleborough/Lakeville LineRegular 
Needham Line is operating normalNeedham LineRegular1 Ongoing
Newburyport/Rockport Line is operating normalNewburyport/Rockport LineRegular 
Providence/Stoughton Line is operating normalProvidence/Stoughton LineRegular1 Ongoing
Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Effective Monday, June 29, 2015, the Fairmount Line will have a modified schedule.
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Fitchburg Line is operating normalFitchburg LineRegular1 Upcoming
Starting Saturday:
Fitchburg Line: Service suspended along the entire line every Sat and Sun beginning Sat, Apr 25, through Sun, Nov 22. Busing not provided
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Framingham/Worcester Line is experiencing delaysFramingham/Worcester Line1 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Framingham/Worcester Line delayed due to speed restriction. HEAT RESTRICTIONS, WORCESTER TRAINS MAY BE DELAYED UP TO 30 MINUTES.
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Ongoing:
Due to track work, temporary schedule for the Fram/Worc Line goes into effect on Monday, June 8, affecting some weekday and weekend trains.
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Franklin Line is operating normalFranklin LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Effective Monday, June 29, 2015, the Franklin Line will have a modified schedule.
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Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineRegular 
Haverhill Line is operating normalHaverhill LineRegular 
Kingston/Plymouth Line is operating normalKingston/Plymouth LineRegular 
Lowell Line is experiencing delaysLowell Line1 Current 
Current:
Please board all Lowell Line trains at West Medford, Wedgemere, and Winchester on inbound platform due to track work.
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Middleborough/Lakeville Line is operating normalMiddleborough/Lakeville LineRegular 
Needham Line is operating normalNeedham LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Needham Ln schedule will be modified beginning Mon, Apr 27, 2015, due to Amtrak repairing the signal system damaged by the recent Forest Hil
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Newburyport/Rockport Line is operating normalNewburyport/Rockport LineRegular 
Providence/Stoughton Line is operating normalProvidence/Stoughton LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
At Hyde Park board the following inbound trains on the outbound platform: 800, 802, 906, 812, 814, 912 & 816
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Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts

Elevator is experiencing delaysElevator2 Current1 Upcoming
Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalatorRegular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftRegular 
Elevator is experiencing delaysElevator2 Current1 Upcoming
Current:
Elevator 922 CHINATOWN - Forest Hills Platform to Boylston & Washington Sts unavailable due to maintenance
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Current:
Elevator 840 SULLIVAN - Lobby to Forest Hills Platform unavailable
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Starting August 10:
Elevator 886 BEACHMONT - Bowdoin-bound platform to the lobby is unavailable from Monday, Aug 10, through Friday, Aug 14, due to maintenance
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Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalatorRegular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Starting Monday:
Escalator 112 DOWNTOWN XING - Southbound platform to Chauncey St is unavailable from Mon, Aug 3, through Friday, Aug 7, due to maintenance
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Ongoing:
Escalator 417 COURTHOUSE - Outbound to Lobby South unavailable due to maintenance
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Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftRegular 

 

Boat Service AlertsBoat Service Alerts

Hingham Ferry Regular  
Hull Ferry Regular  
Charlestown Ferry Regular  
Hingham FerryRegular  
Hull FerryRegular  
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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Cancellation

Cancellation

Detour

Detour

Snow Route

Snow Route

Shuttle Bus

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Station/Stop Closure

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No Service

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Extra Service

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Schedule Change

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Access Issue

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