Steam locomotive 60103 Flying Scotsman heads through Oxford this Sunday

Swanage Railway welcomes Flying Scotsman
Credit: Andrew P.M. Wright

60103 Flying Scotsman will be on the mainline this Sunday as it heads to tours, both heading through Oxford.

The first tour will depart London Paddington at 09:18, it will then call through West Ealing (09:30), South Ruislip (09:47), High Wycombe (10:21), Princes Risborough (10:33), Bicester Village (11:13), Oxford Parkway (11:24) and Oxford at 11:58.

The train will then head ECS to Oxford Parkway for the second tour. This departs Oxford Parkway at 12:54. Flying Scotsman will then pass through Oxford (13:01), Goring and Streatley (13:23) and Newbury Racecourse at 13:58.

The return trip will depart Newbury Racecourse at 14:15 and will then head through Newbury (14:17), Chippenham (15:32), Swindon (16:11), Didcot Parkway (16:40), Oxford (17:16) and Oxford Parkway at 17:23.

Again, Flying Scotsman will head ECS from Oxford Parkway to Oxford in preparation for the second return trip of the day. Departing Oxford at 19:03), the locomotive will head through Didcot Parkway (19:18), Reading (19:52), Twyford (19:59), West Ealing (20:29) and London Paddington at 20:43.

These above timings in brackets are approximate timings. Please click the links below, which tracks the train throughout the day to keep you up to date on when it will pass through your local station.


For timings on these movements, please click the links below:

1st tour:

2nd tour:

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