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Car-Free® in Boston, by the Association for Public Transportation

"The best travel bargain we know."
The Boston Globe

"I wish someone had given me a copy of Car-Free in Boston when I was a newcomer."

The Boston Phoenix

Car-Free® in Boston, the area's ultimate transit guide since 1977, is updated, expanded, and better than ever. This classic guide book for locals and visitors lists hundreds of places to visit and how to get there. Thoroughly covers Eastern Massachusetts with additional coverage of New England and beyond.
  • Every Boston-area transit route -- subway, bus, train, and boat.
  • Transit directions to hundreds of places -- museums and attractions, parks and beaches, theaters, shopping, colleges, and more.
  • Transit riding tips for both beginners and seasoned riders.
  • Covers hundreds of communities in Massachusetts and New England.

Size: 5 1/4" x 8 1/2", 192 pages
ISBN: 1-881559-76-9
UPC: 6-14981-00995-455976
  • 192 pages packed with information.
  • Guide to neighborhoods and attractions.
  • 20 maps including subway, commuter-rail, and many neighborhoods.
  • Comprehensive index helps you get answers quickly.

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About APT:
The Association for Public Transportation, founded in 1973, is a non-profit membership organization working for improved and expanded public transportation in Boston and New England. A copy of Car-Free in Boston is included with membership. For more information or to join, contact Association for Public Transportation, Inc., P.O. Box 51029, Boston, MA 02205-1029; Telephone: (617) 482-0282;; email

Car-Free® is a registered trademark of the Association for Public Transportation, Inc. All rights reserved.

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Last update: 2007 Feb 26