The Cape Flyer train is operating again this year, weekends between Boston and Hyannis, from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Station stops are Boston South Station, Braintree, Brockton, Middleborough, Wareham Village, Buzzards Bay and Hyannis. On Fridays, leave Boston at 5:50 p.m., arrive Hyannis at 8:15 p.m., return leaving Hyannis at 9 p.m. and arrive South Station at 11:18. Saturday and Sunday trains leave South Station at 8 a.m. and return from Hyannis at 6:40 p.m. Ferry connections are available at Hyannis for Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket, as well as bus connections to Provincetown and intermediate points.
The fare from Boston to Hyannis is $22 one way or $40 round-trip; children 11 or under ride free with an accompanying adult. Check capeflyer.com for more information.
— Ed Perkins, editor
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