Severe Weather Reduced Service Schedules

Severe Weather Reduced Service Schedules


The Red, Blue, Orange and Green Lines may operate at reduced levels during severe weather, resulting in less frequent service.

The Mattapan Hi-Speed Line may be replaced by bus shuttles during severe weather.

Commuter Rail

During severe weather, the Commuter Rail may operate on reduced severe weather service plans. To determine if your route is operating on a reduced severe weather service plan, check or media reports regularly for updates.


Some bus routes may operate at reduced levels during severe weather, resulting in less frequent service.

Some bus routes, especially those located on hills or narrow streets, may operate on Snow Routes.

A full listing of buses with Snow Routes is below.

Route 11  Route 14  Route 24 
Route 30  Route 40  Route 50 
Route 60  Route 62  Route 64 
Route 67  Route 76  Route 78 
Route 85  Route 93  Route 99 
Route 110  Route 111  Route 112 
Route 119  Route 120  Route 211 
Route 222  Route 236  Route 245 
Route 411  Route 428  Route 429 
Route 430  Route 435  Route 441 
Route 442  Route 448  Route 449 
Route SL2     

During storms, check T-Alerts regularly to determine which routes are operating on Snow Routes.


During severe weather, Commuter Boats and Ferries may operate reduced service. Check T-Alerts regularly for service updates and information.


During inclement weather, THE RIDE strongly recommends that you check with your contractor directly as services may be curtailed and customers should 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 888-920-7433 TTY 888-607-7787
Northwest area: VTS-Veterans Transportation 877-765-7433 TTY 888-553-8294

Not sure which contractor serves your area? Check here.

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BlueNormal Service

Green 2 upcoming

MattapanNormal Service

Orange 1 upcoming

Red 2 upcoming

SilverNormal Service

Receive T-Alerts for specific routes at your email or cell phone