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Date: 22nd - 26th Mar

The world famous 'FLYING SCOTSMAN' will be running on the Swanage Railway between 22nd and 26th March 2019.

Flying Scotsman will operate five services a day each way between between Swanage and Norden non-stop.

Tickets are for a round-trip only and Flying Scotsman can only be boarded at Swanage station.

Flying Scotsman will be hauling Car 14 Pullman Observation Car “The Devon Belle” and 6 carriages. Tickets will include travel on the “feeder service” (see below) and access to viewing areas (see below)

A steam hauled “feeder service” will operate between Norden and Swanage calling at Corfe Castle and Harmans Cross. This service can be used by those booked to travel on Flying Scotsman as well as those wishing to see Flying Scotsman in action (but not travel on it).

Tickets for the Feeder service are also on a round trip basis only. Tickets will include access to viewing areas.

You can view the timetable and locomotive digrams by clicking here

Access to Swanage, Harmans Cross, Corfe Castle and Norden Stations and associated viewing areas will be only permitted to those in possession of a valid travel ticket as above. There is no access to platform or viewing areas only. Herston Halt Station will be closed. 

The Birds Nest Buffet, Station Shop and Station Toilets at Swanage will only be accessible to those with a valid travel ticket.

Viewing Areas

Swanage Station Platform. Gilbert Road Embankment and Court Road Viewing Area (opposite turntable)

Harmans Cross Station Platforms

Corfe Castle Station Platforms and Goods Yard Area

Norden Station Platforms

Note to Spectators / Photographers: Flying Scotsman will be facing towards Swanage (ie smokebox door towards Swanage and tender first towards Corfe Castle and Norden).

Flying Scotsman - Standard Seat £40.00   (Adult or Child (5-15))
Flying Scotsman - Premium* Seat £45.00   (Adult or Child (5-15))
Under 5's (No seat allocated) FREE

Notes on Tickets

  • All tickets include Feeder service and access to viewing areas.
  • Tickets are only valid on the date and time booked.
  •  We regret that dogs cannot be accomodated in the buffet car, Coach C.
  • * Premium seats are located in the Buffet Car and Swanage End Carriage

Feeder Train Only

Adult                                                              £20                                                                 

Child (5-15)                                                   £15                                                                

Under 5                                                          FREE


Includes access to viewing areas

Tickets for the feeder service and viewing days will go on sale W/c 4th March. 

Champagne and Canapes £85.00 SOLD OUT
Breakfast Pastries £95.00    1 SEAT LEFT 
Afternoon Tea £95.00 SOLD OUT

includes Feeder service and access to viewing areas.