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LRTA introduces Sunday service

To all Route 41 riders, effective June 16, 2019 the Lowell Regional Transit Authority (LRTA) will start Sunday service.  Visit their website for additional information.

Lawrence Semana Hispana Parade – Sunday June 16

On Sunday June 16, 2019 Lawrence will hold their annual Semana Hispana Parade. Due to this, some of our Lawrence routes will be on detour during the event.  Expect service interruptions. The detours may change depending on traffic and road closures.  Buses will not be able to pick up or drop off passengers while off route.

Lawrence Senior Day – Thrusday June 20, 2019

Senior Day in Lawrence is on Thursday June 20, 2019.  The city will be hosting events at the Park across the street from the Senior Center. Seniors (over the age of 60 years) will ride for free on any of the Lawrence based routes from 9:00AM to 2:00PM.

  • The Route 01 will only be free of charge from Buckley to Jackson and Swan for Seniors (Inbound and Outbound).
  • The Route 41 will only be free of charge from Buckley to Merrimack Plaza for Seniors (Inbound and Outbound).

 

Please note that this does not apply to any of the Haverhill runs with the exception of the Route 01 from Buckley to Jackson/Swan.

No service to parking garage in Newburyport until further notice

As of May 23, 2019, we are not servicing the parking garage located at Merrimack and Titcomb streets in Newburyport until further notice.  Routing will be the same as it was before parking garage was added to this route.

We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause; we will notify when service will resume.

Martin Luther King Day – Monday, January 21, 2019

We will be closed Monday, January 21, 2019 in observance of Martin Luther King Day. There will be no bus, Boston Commuter bus or van service on this day. We will be running a Sunday schedule on Sunday January 20 and a normal schedule on Tuesday January 22, 2019.

The main office will be closed on January 21, 2019 in observance of Martin Luther King Day.

New Year’s Day Closure

We will be closed Tuesday January 1, 2019 in observance of New Year’s Day. There will be no bus, Boston Commuter bus or van service on this day. We will be running normal schedule on Monday December 31, 2018 and Wednesday January 2, 2019.

The main office will be closed on January 1, 2019 in observance of New Year’s Day.

Christmas Eve hours of operation & Christmas Day closure

We will be closed Tuesday, December 25, 2018 in observance of Christmas Day. There will be no bus, Boston Commuter or van services on this day. We will be running a normal schedule on Wednesday December 26.  Our hours of operation on Christmas Eve, December 24 will be as follow:

  • The last bus leaving Buckley for the routes 01, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 39A, 39B, 40, 41 will be at 4:00 P.M.
  • The last bus leaving Haverhill Transit for the routes 13, 14, 15, 16 and 18 will be at 4:00 P.M.
  • For the route 51/54:
  • The bus that leaves Haverhill Transit at 2:00 P.M. will remain the same ending at Haverhill Transit at 5:24 P.M.
  • The bus that leaves Haverhill Transit at 3:10 P.M. will end at Salisbury Beach at 4:45 P.M.
  • The bus that leaves Haverhill Transit at 4:20 P.M. will end at Stop & Shop at 5:01 P.M.
  • The last bus leaving Andover Senior Center (route 21) will be at 4:20 P.M and it will end at North Andover Mall (Market Basket) at 4:55 P.M.

The last trip on Christmas Eve, December 24, for the van service, will be at 4:25 pm.

The main office will close at 2:00 P.M on Christmas Eve, December 24 and it will be closed on December 25, 2018 in observance of Christmas Day.

Amesbury Santa Parade and Tree lighting – Saturday December 1, 2018

On Saturday December 1, 2018 Amesbury will be having their annual Santa Parade and Tree lighting. Due to this the route 51 will be on detour and we will not be able to service Sparhawk St. / Main St. and all of the Amesbury downtown area while the detour is in effect.  The detour will be as follow:

 Outbound

  • From Highland St., right onto Greenwood St.
  • Right onto Main St.
  • Left onto Macy St. (Rt 110)
  • Left onto Elm St. to Nicholas Costello Transportation Center

 Inbound

  • From Nicholas Costello Transportation Center, right onto Elm St.
  • Right onto Macy St. (Rt 110)
  • Right onto Main St.
  • Left onto Greenwood St.
  • Left onto Highland St.

Visit Twitter after 1:00 pm for detour updates.

For additional information check the Transit App or contact us at 978-469-6878.