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Cape Air


168 reviews
Headquarters: 660 Barnstable Road, Hyannis, MA 02601 +1 800-227-3247 Website
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Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed yesterday
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The pilots and all the staff are very helpful, polilte and professional. It is a quick flight, and the experience of being in a small 9 person airplane was actually really great. Definitely recommend it for quick "island hopping" trips.

Domestic Economy St. Croix - St. Thomas
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Tell City, Indiana
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Travel from Owensboro, Ky to St Louis, Mo Is so easy and cheap. I have used this service Often to travel alone to visit my daughter. The flights are a little over 1 hr versus a 4 hr drive time. There are 3 round trips per day between Owensboro and St Louis to meet your schedule. The service Has been...

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Domestic Economy Owensboro - Saint Louis

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La Jolla, California
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are not used to a plane that handles only 9 passengers, you are in for a new experience. Cape Air does a wonderful job in transporting small groups of people from Boston to various places in the Cape. Our 25 minute flight was better than using flight simulator because you were part of the action. You can see...

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Domestic Economy Provincetown - Boston

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1 Thank Raymondfalk
Kannapolis, North Carolina
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Quick transfer, cost efficient, and friendly professional staff. Will definitely fly Cape Air again.

Domestic Economy Saint Louis - Marion
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Orwell, Vermont
Level 5 Contributor
71 reviews
67 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Trip back to Rutland was much more enjoyable. Pilot and copilot were friendly and thorough. Arrived on time. Will use them again.

Domestic Economy Boston - Rutland
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Orwell, Vermont
Level 5 Contributor
71 reviews
67 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Our flight was late and I would guess didn’t help our pilot’s disposition. He was an older man and snapped at one of the passengers (I’ll talk, you listen!) Air was very turbulent and was not enjoyable. Poor girl behind me was heaving and I definitely wasn’t feeling great. Got there safely but wasn’t one of my better flights with...

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Domestic Economy Rutland - Boston

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Lake Placid, New York
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111 reviews
19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2018

If you don't mind to fly on small size planes (8 passengers), short flights (1 hour) and you would like to actually see where you flying, Cape Air is airline for you. It was bright sunny day, clear skies, we was flying about 8 thousand feet, I could see mountains, lakes, rivers, it was fabulous view from above. Pilot was...

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Domestic Economy Saranac Lake - Boston

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Decatur, Georgia
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2018

I traveled with Cape Air for the first time and I was very disappointed. When I called to make a reservation I asked if there was a senior discount (like our previous airline -Air Choice One- did). The response I got was: "I've never heard about any discount for seniors"!

Domestic Economy Decatur - Chicago
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Camden, Maine
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Elite Airlines offers fast, convenient nonstop flights from several Florida airports to Portland, Maine. The planes cruise at better than average speeds, the equipment is top notch and very clean, and the airline's employees are very friendly and helpful.

Domestic Economy Melbourne - Portland
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Owensboro, Kentucky
Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

I would give them a zero if possible. Totally unreliable. Flying to St Louis from OWB was delayed for hours. Eventually two hours late. Return flight from St Louis to OWB was cancelled and they told none of the passengers. Gathered us and said they were driving us home. 3.5 hours in a cargo van with three to a seat....

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Domestic Economy Saint Louis - Owensboro

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“Be aware that size of the plane is very small (8 people) but flight it's self is reliable”
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“Great experience if you love flying - sat up front and enjoyed a "pilot's-eye" view”
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“If you care about the world outside the airplane, this is for you.”
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About Cape Air
Massachusetts-based Cape Air (9K) operates regional flights in the Northeastern United States, Midwest, Montana, the Caribbean and Micronesia. The airline's hubs include Barnstable Municipal Airport (HYA), Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU), Boston Logan International Airport (BOS), Lambert-St. Louis International Airport (STL), Billings Logan International Airport (BIL) and Nantucket Memorial Airport (ACK). Flights between Nantucket and Barnstable Airports operate under the Nantucket Airlines brand. Flights in Micronesia, where the airline has a hub at Antonio B. Won Pat International Airport (GUM), operate under the United Express Brand. The airline has 89 planes and flies to a total of 36 destinations.

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