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Ride with Flying Scotsman

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    Ride behind Flying Scotsman

    Become a part of the legend

    Enjoy a return trip behind the star steam train by booking a spot on Flying Scotsman’s passenger service.

    What’s Included

    Enjoy one timed return trip with Flying Scotsman as well as unlimited travel on all other service trains on the date of your visit.


    Date Journey Adult Adult with child Under 3 on Knee Child (3 - 17 Years) Book Now
    18 - 20 September 2020  Bury to Heywood £18  £18  £12 Book Now 
    18 - 20 September 2020  Bury to Rawtenstall  £29  £29 £18 Book Now 
    26 - 27 September 2020  Bury to Heywood  £18 £18 £12 Book Now
    26 - 27 September 2020  Bury to Rawtenstall  £29 £29 £18 Book Now

    Important Information and Getting Here

    During the weekend the booking office, gift shop and buffet will be open from approximately 10am – 4pm. The Trackside Bar will also be open 10:30am – 11pm.

    For more information on how to reach the East Lancashire Railway, as well as a helpful guide to local transportation links and parking spaces, please visit our Getting Here page.

    Thanks Liam Barnes for the pic.

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