Daily Transit Forecast for Saturday, Sept. 25

For a complete list of planned service advisories please visit the Service Updates page on Metro.net. And for the latest service alerts follow @MetroLAalerts on Twitter.

Today’s Service Alerts

Blue Line

Due to Blue Line/Expo Construction, beginning at 8:30pm Friday and through at least 4am Monday morning, trains will operate only from Washington Station to Long Beach Transit Mall. Trains will operate on regular schedule. Shuttle Buses will operate between Washington Station and 7th/Metro Center. Please be advised to allow up to 40 additional minutes to complete your trip and that work will occur over additional weekends; notices will be posted. Please see metro.net for more information.

Dates: through September 27

Lines 20/720, 33/733, 534

Buses will detour onto 2nd St. due to Ocean Ave. closure for Glow Santa Monica. May also impact Lines 4/704. Follow posted signs.

Dates: today only, 7pm-3am

Lines 30, 33, 40, 42, 68, 84, 92, 439 & 733

Detours for C-PAB Summit in Downtown L.A. around LAPD HQ/City Hall. Follow posted signs.

Dates: today only, 3am-3pm

Lines 53, 60, 130, 205, 260 & 760

Detours for Mug Run in Compton/Dominguez Hills. Follow posted signs.

Dates: today only, 6am-12pm

List of ongoing service advisories after the jump. Continue reading

Blue Line delays next two weekends due to Expo Line construction

Metro Blue Line passengers will experience travel delays of up to 40 minutes for the next two weekends beginning tonight, September 24, due to construction of the Expo light rail line, which will connect with the Metro Blue Line in downtown Los Angeles. Special bus service begins tonight at 9 p.m.

Metro will provide bus shuttle service between the Washington Station and the 7th St./Metro Center Station. Work will begin at 9 p.m. on Friday and continue until Monday early morning, September 27. Metro expects to have the Metro Blue Line service restored on Monday before rush hours between Washington and 7th St/Metro Center Stations. Should any unforeseen delay occur, the bus shuttle service will continue in operation with buses running between Washington and 7th St./Metro Center stations. The same plan also is schedule for the weekend of October 1, and continuing until the early hours of Monday, October 4. Continue reading

Daily Transit Forecast for Friday, Sept. 24

For a complete list of planned service advisories please visit the Service Updates page on Metro.net. And for the latest service alerts follow @MetroLAalerts on Twitter.

Today’s Service Alerts

Red/Purple Line

Due to ongoing inspection of rail cars, some subway trains on the Red and Purple lines may be shorter than normal this week.  Please plan to board trains at front of station for leading cars.  Please check destination of train. Trains are running at their normal speed and regular schedule.

Dates: Until further notice

Blue Line

Due to Blue Line/Expo Construction, beginning at 8:30pm Friday and through at least 4am Monday morning, trains will operate only from Washington Station to Long Beach Transit Mall. Trains will operate on regular schedule. Shuttle Buses will operate between Washington Station and 7th/Metro Center. Please be advised to allow up to 40 additional minutes to complete your trip and that work will occur over additional weekends; notices will be posted. Please see metro.net for more information.

Dates: through September 27

List of ongoing service advisories after the jump. Continue reading

Daily Transit Forecast for Thursday, Sept. 23

For a complete list of planned service advisories please visit the Service Updates page on Metro.net. And for the latest service alerts follow @MetroLAalerts on Twitter.


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Red/Purple Line

Due to ongoing inspection of rail cars, some subway trains on the Red and Purple lines may be shorter than normal this week.  Please plan to board trains at front of station for leading cars.  Please check destination of train. Trains are running at their normal speed and regular schedule.

Dates: Until further notice

Blue Line

Due to Expo construction work after 8:15pm, trains run every 30 minutes.

Northbound trains leave Transit Mall at 8:16pm, 8:46pm and every 30 minutes through 10:46pm, then 11:21pm. Trains from Transit Mall to Wardlow leave at 11:43pm, 12:13am, 12:43am, 1:18am, 1:25am and 1:43am.

Southbound trains leave 7th St./Metro Center at 9:15pm, 9:45pm and every 30 minutes through 11:45pm, then 12:20am, 12:27am and 12:45am.

Dates: today only

Gold Line

Due to maintenance occurring 10am to 2pm, trains may be delayed 3-4 minutes between Union Station and Lincoln Heights.

Dates: through September 23rd

List of ongoing service advisories after the jump. Continue reading

Daily Transit Forecast for Wednesday, Sept. 22

For a complete list of planned service advisories please visit the Service Updates page on Metro.net. And for the latest service alerts follow @MetroLAalerts on Twitter.

Red/Purple Line

Due to ongoing inspection of rail cars, some subway trains on the Red and Purple lines may be shorter than normal this week.  Please plan to board trains at front of station for leading cars.  Please check destination of train. Trains are running at their normal speed and regular schedule.

Dates: Until further notice

Blue Line

Due maintenance work after 8:15pm, northbound trains run 6 minutes later than regular schedule.

Northbound trains leave Transit Mall at 8:29pm, 8:50pm, 9:10pm, 9:30pm and every 20 minutes until 11:30pm, then 11:41pm, and regular schedule.

Dates: today only

Gold Line

Due to maintenance occurring 10am to 2pm, trains may be delayed 3-4 minutes between Union Station and Lincoln Heights.

Dates: through September 23rd

List of ongoing service advisories after the jump. Continue reading

Daily Transit Forecast for Tuesday, Sept. 21

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Red/Purple Line

Due to maintenance after 8:30pm, trains will operate on a different schedule.

Westbound Red Line trains run 4 minutes earlier than regular schedule, leaving Union Station at 8:53pm, 9:13pm, 9:33pm and every 20 minutes until 11:53pm, then 12:17am.

Eastbound Red Line trains run 5 minutes later than regular schedule, leaving North Hollywood at 8:39pm, 8:59pm, 9:19pm and every 20 minutes until 11:39pm, then 12:02am and regular schedule.

Purple Line NOT operating Union Station to Wilshire/Vermont; Purple Line Shuttle in effect Wilshire/Vermont to Wilshire/Western only.

Westbound Purple Line trains leave Wilshire/Vermont (upper platform) at 9:08pm, 9:28pm, 9:48pm and every 20 minutes until 11:48pm.

Eastbound Purple Line trains leave Wilshire/Western at 9:02pm, 9:22pm, 9:42pm and every 20 minutes until 12:02am.

Dates: today only

Blue Line

Due to Expo construction work after 8:15pm, trains run every 30 minutes.

Northbound trains leave Transit Mall at 8:16pm, 8:46pm and every 30 minutes through 10:46pm, then 11:21pm. Trains from Transit Mall to Wardlow leave at 11:43pm, 12:13am, 12:43am, 1:18am, 1:25am and 1:43am.

Southbound trains leave 7th St./Metro Center at 9:15pm, 9:45pm and every 30 minutes through 11:45pm, then 12:20am, 12:27am and 12:45am.

Dates: through September 21st

Gold Line

Due to maintenance occurring 10am to 2pm, trains may be delayed 3-4 minutes between Union Station and Lincoln Heights.

Dates: through September 23rd

Line 2

Eastbound Line 2 at Sunset & Allenford. Trips starting at 2:05pm will be canceled due to early school dismissal. One additional trip has been scheduled to depart at Sunset & Allenford at 1:45pm.

Westbound – trips starting at Sunset & Allenford at 2:05pm will be canceled. Three additional trips have been scheduled to depart at Sunset & Allenford at 1:45pm.

Dates: today only

Line 28

Trips starting at Olympic & Muirfield at 3:13pm, 3:15pm, 3:19pm & 3:21pm will not operate. Tuesday September 21st & 28th, four additional trips will operate from Olympic & Muirfield at 1:42pm, 1:44pm, 1:46pm & 1:48pm. Please refer to the timetable for the regular schedule or call 1-800-266-6883 for general service information.

Dates: today only

Line 10

The trip starting at the West Hollywood Library at 3:09pm will operate as a non-school day trip and depart at 3:15pm. Also, the school trip starting at Melrose & Fairfax at 3:18pm will operate 1 hour, 27 minutes earlier than the scheduled time shown on the timetable.

Dates: today only

List of ongoing service advisories after the jump. Continue reading

Daily Transit Forecast for Monday, Sept. 20

For a complete list of planned service advisories please visit the Service Updates page on Metro.net. And for the latest service alerts follow @MetroLAalerts on Twitter.


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Blue Line

Due to Expo construction work after 8:15pm, trains run every 30 minutes.

Northbound trains leave Transit Mall at 8:16pm, 8:46pm and every 30 minutes through 10:46pm, then 11:21pm. Trains from Transit Mall to Wardlow leave at 11:43pm, 12:13am, 12:43am, 1:18am, 1:25am and 1:43am.

Southbound trains leave 7th St./Metro Center at 9:15pm, 9:45pm and every 30 minutes through 11:45pm, then 12:20am, 12:27am and 12:45am.

Dates: through September 21st

Gold Line

Due to maintenance occurring 10am to 2pm, trains may be delayed 3-4 minutes between Union Station and Lincoln Heights.

Dates: through September 23rd

List of ongoing service advisories after the jump. Continue reading

Metro Red/Purple Line trains to operate on reduced speeds due to equipment issues

Effective immediately, all Metro Red and Purple Line trains traveling from Union Station to North Hollywood and Union Station to Wilshire/Western will operate on a 25 mile-per-hour speed limit due to unforeseen equipment issues. Patrons using the Metro Purple Line to Wilshire/Western can expect delays of 10 to 12 minutes. Patrons using the Metro Red Line to North Hollywood can expect service delays of 15 to 20 minutes until further notice.

Metro rail maintenance personnel are working to resolve the issue as soon as possible. Metro apologizes for any inconvenience they may have to our riders. For updates on service alerts, patrons can visit Metro’s web site at www.metro.net.