Real Time Traffic Updates

511 service provides real-time traffic updates for major Massachusetts roadways, including routes and highways in Western Mass, Central Mass, and the South Coast.

Dial 511 on your cell phone or 413/754-5511 on a land line. Highlights of the 511 system include:

  • Statewide coverage
  • Improved real-time information – traffic and event information
  • Personalized traffic information
  • Ease of use and convenience
  • Information to help users make informed travel choices
  • No cost to the state

Simply by clicking routes on a map on their website, you can customize your phone menu or build your own travel alerts. Your alerts are completely customizable for weekday or weekend travel and provide real-time detailed traffic information for all major routes in Massachusetts.