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COVID-19 Transit Updates

April 20, 2020

  • All service levels have been adjusted to prioritize essential travel for healthcare and emergency workers.
  • All shared trips on The RIDE have been eliminated. MBTA asks all RIDE customers to book trips 1-3 days in advance.
  • The CharlieCard Store is closed until further notice.
  • Passengers should board at the rear doors of buses and street-level trolley stops. Seniors or people with disabilities can still board at the front door if needed.
  • Stations and vehicles are being cleaned and sanitized with increased frequency.

Bus and Silver Line

  •  ‘Saturday service’ for most routes, with additional service on busier routes during peak travel times.
  • Routes 7501, and 504 will run modified weekday service.
  • Routes 325326351352, and 354, and 710 will run regular weekday service.


Commuter Rail


  •  No service

The Ride

  • All trips must be booked 1 – 3 days in advance. Previously booked trips are not affected by this change.
  • The Ride will make every effort to eliminate transfer trips to reduce passenger interaction with multiple drivers. All shared trips have been eliminated.
  • To cancel or reschedule your trip, call The Ride Access Center (TRAC).


Safe Travels!



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