The Scotsman Salute (London Kings Cross – York)

    Sir William McAlpine onboard Flying Scotsman
    Credit: NYMR
    11th January 2019 @ 8:23 am – 8:26 pm
    London Kings Cross
    King's Cross
    Euston Rd, Kings Cross, London N1 9AL
    Not Available
    UK Railtours
    01438 715050

    The first UK Railtours railtour of 2019, celebrating the life of Sir William McAlpine, a true gent in the world of preservation.

    The tour passes Peterborough on its way to York.

    Tour Promoter – UK Railtours

    Operator – DB Cargo

    Locomotive –

    • LNER A3 No.60103 ‘Flying Scotsman’
      • Hauls London Kings Cross to York section
    • DB Cargo Class 90 No. 90028
      • Hauls York to London Kings Cross section
      • To be named at the National Railway Museum prior to hauling return journey

    Route and Times – Realtime Train timings are available below:


    Fully booked at the time of writing

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