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Flying Scotsman

Find out all about the world's most famous locomotive.

Since returning to the tracks in 2016, Flying Scotsman has been hauling special passenger tours across the UK and making appearances at the National Railway Museum in York and Locomotion in Shildon.

Where is Flying Scotsman now?

Flying Scotsman is preparing for its 2022 tour schedule. The latest tour dates are published on the Scotsman on the Tracks page, but please be aware these dates may be subject to change.

When will Flying Scotsman be at the National Railway Museum?

No dates are confirmed, but we are working on plans for 2022 and beyond. Please check back here in the future for updates.

When is Flying Scotsman next at Locomotion?

Flying Scotsman was at Locomotion from 28 July–17 August 2021. Stay tuned for updates on future appearances.

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