MTA Service Status

Waterbury Line Customers
PLANNED WORK  Posted: 01/19/2021  3:36AM

Effective Nov. 30 through Jan. 31, 2021 there will be changes to the Waterbury Branch service.

 

These changes are due to the Devon Movable Bridge project, a partnership between CTDOT and Metro-North, and the resulting reduction in train capacity on the line. As a result, the number of trains operating between Bridgeport-and Waterbury will be reduced from  15 weekday trains to 13 trains as follows;

 

WEEKDAYS

Outbound from Bridgeport to Waterbury;

                The 8.52 a.m. departure from Bridgeport is changed to an 8.10 a.m. departure

                The 4.48 p.m. departure from Bridgeport is changed from a train to a substitute bus service, both express and local

                The 5.51 p.m. departure from Bridgeport is changed from a substitute bus to a train that departs at 5.48 p.m.

                The 6.46 p.m. departure from Bridgeport is changed from a train to a substitute bus service, both express and local

                The 8.54 p.m. departure from Bridgeport is changed to an 8.10 p.m. departure

  

There are minor en route schedule adjustments of 2-6 minutes; check your station's schedule for full details.

 

Inbound from Waterbury to Bridgeport:

                The 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. departures from Waterbury are cancelled and replaced with a 7.03 pm. departure.

 

There are minor en route schedule adjustments of 2-6 minutes; check your station's schedule for full details.



PLANNED WORK  Posted: 01/19/2021  3:34AM

Effective Friday, Jan. 15-Jan. 22, 2021, substitute buses will operate between Waterbury and Bridgeport stations for the last PM inbound train and the last two PM outbound trains. This change is in support of the Devon Bridge conductor-rail project.

For schedule details, please see http://web.mta.info/mnr/pdf/1-11-21_WaterburyBus_v3.pdf.

Please note: Inbound buses from Waterbury to Bridgeport will operate earlier than scheduled train times. Outbound buses will arrive later at stations between Bridgeport and Waterbury than scheduled train times.

Please listen for announcements at your station and check local and express bus service prior to boarding.

Thank you for your patience while we work with our partner, the Connecticut Department of Transportation, to conduct these important infrastructure upgrades.