- Cape Cod Central Railroad
Infobox rail line
name = Cape Cod Central Railroad
logo_width = 100
type = Tourist
status = Operating
start = Buzzards Bay
end = Hyannis
stations = 4
routes = 1
open = 1999
close = Present
owner = Cape Rail Inc.
operator = Cape Cod Central Railroad
gauge = RailGauge|sg
map_state = show
The Cape Cod Central Railroad is a heritage railroad located in
Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Its marks are CCCX.
It operates excursion trains from downtown Hyannis to the
Cape Cod Canalduring the summer tourist season. It offers sightseeing trains, evening dinner trains the Elegant Dinner Train and the Family supper Train, and Sunday brunch trains, as well as a Santatrain on weekends during the month of December. Ongoing politics have prevented restoration of passenger rail service from Cape Cod to the Boston area.
This railroad should not be confused with the Cape Cod Central Railroad which was incorporated in 1861 and merged into the Cape Cod Railroad in 1868. See the article on the
Old Colony Railroadfor further information.
The Cape Cod Central Railroad is a subsidiary of
Cape Rail Inc., which also operates the Massachusetts Coastal Railroad. [http://www.caperailinc.com/ Cape Rail Inc. official web site ] ]
List of heritage railroads in the United States
Train Stations of Cape Cod
* [http://www.capetrain.com/ Cape Cod Central Railroad Official Web Site]
* [http://www.caperailinc.com/ Cape Rail Inc. Official Web Site]
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