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 experiencing delaysGreen Line1 Current 1 Ongoing
Orange Line is operating normallyOrange LineRegular1 Upcoming, 2 Ongoing
Red Line is operating normallyRed LineRegular2 Ongoing
Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyRegular1 Upcoming
Silver Line is experiencing delaysSilver Line 1 Current1 Ongoing
Blue Line is operating normallyBlue LineRegular 
Green Line is experiencing delaysGreen Line1 Current 1 Ongoing
Current:
Shuttle buses replacing Green Line B service between Blandford & Babcock St from 7/26 - 8/13 due to the MassDOT Comm Ave Bridge 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, 2 Ongoing
Starting Saturday:
Shuttle buses replace Orange Line between Wellington and Oak Grove Stations on the weekends of Jul 22 - 23, 29 - 30, and Aug. 5 - 6, all day
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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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Ongoing:
All Orange Line train service will board on Track 2 at Forest Hills through September 2017, due to the Casey Overpass Project.
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Red Line is operating normallyRed LineRegular2 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The pedestrian bridge at the Braintree Parking Garage will be closed through Summer 2020 due to construction.
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Ongoing:
Beginning Monday, June 12, the pedestrian walkway near Kendall/MIT Station (inbound) will be closed due to MIT construction.
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Mattapan Trolley is operating normallyMattapan TrolleyRegular1 Upcoming
Saturday:
Shuttle buses replace Mattapan Trolley service on Sat Jul 29 due to track work
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Silver Line is experiencing delaysSilver Line 1 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Silver Line - SL1 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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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 CT11 Current 
Route CT2Regular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Route SL11 Current 
Route SL2Regular1 Ongoing
Route 8Regular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Route 16Regular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Route 47Regular1 Upcoming
Route 57Regular1 Upcoming
Route 57ARegular1 Upcoming
Route 64Regular2 Ongoing
Route 68Regular1 Ongoing
Route 70Regular1 Ongoing
Route 70ARegular1 Ongoing
Route 85Regular1 Ongoing
Route 86Regular1 Ongoing
Route 911 Current1 Upcoming
Route 1101 Current 
Route 1112 Current 
Route 1201 Current 
Route 210Regular1 Ongoing
Route 2111 Current 
Route 215Regular1 Ongoing
Route 225Regular1 Ongoing
Route 230Regular2 Ongoing
Route 236Regular2 Ongoing
Route 238Regular1 Ongoing
Route 439Regular1 Upcoming
Route 451Regular1 Upcoming
Route 455Regular1 Ongoing
Route 4591 Current1 Ongoing
Route 465Regular1 Ongoing
Route 5041 Current 
Route 5541 Current 
Route CT11 Current 
Current:
CT1 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route CT2Regular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Starting Later Today:
CT2 and 47 detoured from Thu Jul 27 at 7:00 PM through Sun Aug 13 due to the MassDOT Comm Ave Bridge Project.
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Ongoing:
Main St @ Kendall Sta - Red Ln - moving permanently to the area east of the crosswalk, where buses currently layover, beginning Mon, Jun 26
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Route SL11 Current 
Current:
Silver Line - SL1 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route SL2Regular1 Ongoing
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 8Regular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Starting Sunday:
The following stops are temporarily closed at UMass beginning Sun Jul 30: Mt Vernon @ Paul Dever School, Mt Vernon @ South Point Dr & the UM
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Ongoing:
UMass Boston Busway (inbound & outbound) has temporarily moved to the Campus Center shuttle location until further notice
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Route 16Regular1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Starting Sunday:
The following stops are temporarily closed at UMass beginning Sun Jul 30: Mt Vernon @ Paul Dever School, Mt Vernon @ South Point Dr & the UM
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Ongoing:
UMass Boston Busway (inbound & outbound) has temporarily moved to the Campus Center shuttle location until further notice
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Route 47Regular1 Upcoming
Starting Later Today:
CT2 and 47 detoured from Thu Jul 27 at 7:00 PM through Sun Aug 13 due to the MassDOT Comm Ave Bridge Project.
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Route 57Regular1 Upcoming
Starting Later Today:
Rt. 57 stops at Comm Ave @ St Paul St & Comm Ave @ Carlton St will be temporarily closed from Thu Jul 27 at 7pm through Sun Aug 13 due to th
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Route 57ARegular1 Upcoming
Starting Later Today:
Rt. 57 stops at Comm Ave @ St Paul St & Comm Ave @ Carlton St will be temporarily closed from Thu Jul 27 at 7pm through Sun Aug 13 due to th
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Route 64Regular2 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Main St @ Kendall Sta - Red Ln - moving permanently to the area east of the crosswalk, where buses currently layover, beginning Mon, Jun 26
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Ongoing:
Route 64 diverted along part of Guest Street and all of Life Street due to construction.
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Route 68Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Main St @ Kendall Sta - Red Ln - moving permanently to the area east of the crosswalk, where buses currently layover, beginning Mon, Jun 26
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Route 70Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The bus stop at Western Ave @ Mackin St is moving about 210 feet east to the front of the Irving Gas Sta beginning Sat Jun 24 until Sep 2018
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Route 70ARegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The bus stop at Western Ave @ Mackin St is moving about 210 feet east to the front of the Irving Gas Sta beginning Sat Jun 24 until Sep 2018
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Route 85Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Main St @ Kendall Sta - Red Ln - moving permanently to the area east of the crosswalk, where buses currently layover, beginning Mon, Jun 26
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Route 86Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The bus stop at Western Ave @ Mackin St is moving about 210 feet east to the front of the Irving Gas Sta beginning Sat Jun 24 until Sep 2018
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Route 911 Current1 Upcoming
Current:
Route 91 experiencing moderate delays
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Starting Saturday:
Route 91 detoured due to construction
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Route 1101 Current 
Current:
Routes 110 and 111 (outbound) detoured from Wednesday, July 26, through Sunday, July 30, due to construction.
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Route 1112 Current 
Current:
Route 111 experiencing minor delays
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Current:
Routes 110 and 111 (outbound) detoured from Wednesday, July 26, through Sunday, July 30, due to construction.
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Route 1201 Current 
Current:
Route 120 experiencing moderate delays due to disabled bus
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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 2111 Current 
Current:
Route 211 detoured. Connect at Highland Ave @ Elmwood Ave, N Central @ Beale St, Beale St @ N Central Ave, and Highland Ave @ N Central Ave
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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 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 439Regular1 Upcoming
Starting Monday:
The Route 439 (outbound) bus stop at 27 Beach Rd will permanently close beginning Monday, July 31.
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Route 451Regular1 Upcoming
Saturday:
Route 451 detoured from 2pm to 10pm on Saturday, July 29, due to Beverly Block Party. Cabot St will be closed between Bow St and Dane St
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Route 455Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The following stops are closed due to construction: Loring Ave opp Jefferson Ave (outbound). Please board/exit at Loring Ave opp Raymond Rd
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Route 4591 Current1 Ongoing
Current:
Route 459 detoured due to a motor vehicle accident. Connect at Summer St @ South Station- Red Line entrance and Seaport Blvd @ Seaport Hotel
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Ongoing:
The following stops are closed due to construction: Loring Ave opp Jefferson Ave (outbound). Please board/exit at Loring Ave opp Raymond Rd
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Route 465Regular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
The Route 465 bus stop at Washington St @ Federal St is temporarily closed through Fri, Aug 11, due to the Newbury/Rock Ln shuttle
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Route 5041 Current 
Current:
Route 504 experiencing minor delays due to traffic
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Route 5541 Current 
Current:
Route 554 experiencing moderate delays due to traffic
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Commuter Rail Service Alerts Commuter Rail Service Alerts

Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineRegular3 Ongoing
Fitchburg Line is experiencing delaysFitchburg Line1 Current1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Framingham/Worcester Line is operating normalFramingham/Worcester LineRegular4 Upcoming, 3 Ongoing
Franklin Line is operating normalFranklin LineRegular 
Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineRegular 
Haverhill Line is operating normalHaverhill LineRegular2 Ongoing
Kingston/Plymouth Line is operating normalKingston/Plymouth LineRegular1 Ongoing
Lowell Line is experiencing delaysLowell Line1 Current2 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Middleborough/Lakeville Line is operating normalMiddleborough/Lakeville LineRegular1 Ongoing
Needham Line is operating normalNeedham LineRegular 
Newburyport/Rockport Line is experiencing delaysNewburyport/Rockport Line2 Current3 Ongoing
Providence/Stoughton Line is operating normalProvidence/Stoughton LineRegular1 Ongoing
Fairmount Line is operating normalFairmount LineRegular3 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Starting 6/5, the last 2 weekday outb. Fairmount Ln trains, 787 & 789 will be replaced by buses due to construction of the new Blue Hill Ave
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Ongoing:
All weekend Fairmount Line trains will be bused between Morton St. & Readville due to construction of Blue Hill Ave Station.
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Ongoing:
Please board all weekend Fairmount Line trains on the inbound platforms at Morton Street and Talbot Ave stations.
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Fitchburg Line is experiencing delaysFitchburg Line1 Current1 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Current:
Please board Fitchburg Line Train 409 (11:15 am from North Station) on the inbound platform at North Leominster Station.
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Saturday:
Fitchburg Line service will be suspended between Porter Sq & N Station this Sat, 7/29. Subway connections provided at Porter & N Station.
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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 operating normalFramingham/Worcester LineRegular4 Upcoming, 3 Ongoing
Tomorrow:
On Fri, 7/28, shuttle buses will replace service on Train 534 (11:20pm inbound) & 536 (12:20am inbound) between Wellesley Farms & S Station
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Tomorrow:
On Fri. 7/28, Worcester Train 537 (11:30p outbound) will be bused from S Station to Wellesley Farms to connect w/train service to Worcester.
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Starting Saturday:
Worcester Line suspended between Boston Landing & S. Station on 7/29 - 7/30 & 8/5 - 8/6 w/busing to Reservoir Station on the Green Line.
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Starting August 3:
Framingham Commuter Rail Sta inb. stairs are currently closed. Outb. stairs will also be closed beginning Thu, Aug 3, 2017
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Ongoing:
Please board inbound Worcester Train 590 (8:34 am from Ashland) on the outbound platform at Ashland Station until further notice.
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Ongoing:
Please board all peak outb. Worcester Ln trains on the inb. platforms at Yawkey through Framingham stations weekdays from 3:30pm until 7:40p
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Ongoing:
Please board inbound Worcester Line trains on the outbound platforms at Framingham through Yawkey stations from 3:30 pm until 8:00 pm.
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Franklin Line is operating normalFranklin LineRegular 
Greenbush Line is operating normalGreenbush LineRegular 
Haverhill Line is operating normalHaverhill LineRegular2 Ongoing
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 operating normalKingston/Plymouth LineRegular1 Ongoing
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 Current2 Upcoming, 1 Ongoing
Current:
Please board all Lowell Line trains on the inbound platforms at West Medford, Wedgemere and Winchester Center stations.
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Tomorrow Through Saturday:
To accommodate attendees at the Lowell Folk Festival, there will be an extra inbound train from Lowell to North Station on 7/28 and 7/29.
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Starting August 5:
Shuttle buses will replace all weekend service on the Lowell Line 8/5-10/1. Public meeting to be held at Lowell City Hall on 7/26 at 6:30 pm
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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 operating normalMiddleborough/Lakeville LineRegular1 Ongoing
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 operating normalNeedham LineRegular 
Newburyport/Rockport Line is experiencing delaysNewburyport/Rockport Line2 Current3 Ongoing
Current:
Shuttle buses will replace all weekday service north of Salem on the Newburyport/Rockport Line from July 17th through August 13th.
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Current:
Shuttle buses will replace all weekday service north of Salem on the Newburyport/Rockport Line from July 17th through August 13th.
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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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Ongoing:
Salem Station:Passenger pickup/drop-off area will be re-located to Bridge St on weekdays 7/17- 8/11 to accommodate shuttle bus traffic.
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Ongoing:
Shuttle buses, making all stops, will replace all weekend service on the Newburyport/Rockport Line starting tomorrow, 7/8, through 9/30.
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Providence/Stoughton Line is operating normalProvidence/Stoughton LineRegular1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Prov. side pedestrian bridge work at Canton Jct will resume the week of 7/3 & is expected to completed in 2-3 weeks. Visit mbta.com/alerts.
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Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts Elevator, Escalator, and Lift Service Alerts

Elevator is experiencing delaysElevatorRegular2 Ongoing
Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalatorRegular 
Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftRegular 
Elevator is experiencing delaysElevatorRegular2 Ongoing
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 remain out of service until January 2018.
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Escalator is experiencing delaysEscalatorRegular 
Escalator is experiencing delaysLiftRegular 

 

Boat Service AlertsBoat Service Alerts

Hingham Ferry Regular 1 Ongoing
Hull Ferry Regular  
Charlestown Ferry Regular  
Hingham FerryRegular 1 Ongoing
Ongoing:
Due to the Fore River Bridge Project, two additional trips will be added to the weekday Hingham Ferry schedule.
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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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