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Service Alerts For Red Line Close
  • Shuttle
    Shuttle buses replacing Red Line service between Braintree and North Quincy Stations through the end of service on Sunday, May 20.

    Buses will replace Red Line trains between Braintree and North Quincy Stations in both directions. All shuttle bus stops are accessible for persons with disabilities.

    Shuttling the following stops:
    North Quincy (busway)
    Wollaston (Connect to shuttle buses on Newport Ave/Beale St)
    Quincy Center (busway)
    Quincy Adams (busway)
    Braintree (busway)
    Last Updated: 5/19/2018 07:41A
  • Station Closure (Ongoing)
    Wollaston Station has closed for renovation. Free bus shuttles run from Wollaston to North Quincy and Quincy Center.

    Wollaston is being transformed into a modern, fully accessible facility, making the entirety of the Red Line 100% accessible.
    Trains bypass Wollaston station traveling between North Quincy and Quincy Center. Shuttle buses run between North Quincy, Wollaston, and Quincy Center stations with the same frequency as the Red Line. Shuttle bus stops are fully accessible.
    423 parking spaces are available at Wollaston Station during the closure. Follow @MBTA for updates.
    Visit www.mbta.com/wollaston for details.
    Last Updated: 1/8/2018 07:00P
  • Station Issue (Ongoing)
    During the construction at Quincy Center, please use Hancock Street to pick-up or drop-off passengers.

    Affected routes:
    Red Line
    Last Updated: 3/31/2018 12:10P
  • Station Issue (Ongoing)
    The pedestrian bridge at the Braintree Parking Garage will be closed through Summer 2020 due to construction.

    For access to Braintree Station during this closure, travel down to the first floor and use the pedestrian crosswalk to enter the station at the street level.
    This closure is due to the South Shore Parking Garages Improvements and Renovations Project. The pedestrian bridge will be replaced by a new garage lobby featuring elevators and stairwells.

    Affected routes:
    Red Line
    210
    230
    236
    Middleborough/Lakeville Line
    Kingston/Plymouth Line
    Last Updated: 11/22/2017 12:55P
  • Station Issue (Ongoing)
    The pedestrian walkway near Kendall/MIT Station (inbound) is closed until further notice due to MIT construction.

    Access to the Kendall/MIT Station will remain open and accessible on the Main Street side of the station throughout this construction.
    The pedestrian plaza between Carleton Street and Main Street in Kendall Square will be closed due to the construction of an underground garage.
    Customers are encouraged to utilize alternative paths to/from the station using the paths on Ames Street, Dock Street, or Wadsworth Street.

    Affected routes:
    Red Line
    Last Updated: 11/22/2017 12:54P
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Shuttle routes in effect due to Wollaston Station closure. Learn how this will affect your trip

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Stops

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Porter
Commuter Rail Zone 1A
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South Station
Commuter Rail Zone 1A
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Ashmont
JFK/​UMass
Commuter Rail Zone 1A
Braintree
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Wollaston
Braintree
Quincy Center
Commuter Rail Zone 1
Braintree
Braintree
Commuter Rail Zone 2

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Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday:

Northbound: 05:15A-01:08A

Southbound: 05:16A-01:03A

Saturday:

Northbound: 05:15A-01:06A

Southbound: 05:16A-01:05A

Sunday:

Northbound: 06:00A-01:28A

Southbound: 06:00A-01:29A

Holiday Schedule Information

Upcoming Holidays:
  • Memorial Day (May 28, 2018)
  • Independence Day (July 4, 2018)
  • Labor Day (September 3, 2018)
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