Tornado Railtours

Please keep an eye on this page for the annual diary of Tornado’s 2019 main line tours. More details will be published on this website as more trains are finalised.  Please note that bookings are through the agent listed for the tour, not through the A1SLT.

Tornado operates on the national network with West Coast Railways and DB Cargo.

2019

  • Saturday 18th May to Sunday 2nd June – Wensleydale Railway – contact:  or call 01677 425805
  • Saturday 15th June – ‘The Yorkshire Pullman’ –  London King’s Cross to York and Scarborough – bookings through UK Railtours
  • Sunday 23rd June – ‘The Summer Cornishman’ – Bristol to Par and return – Pathfinder Tours
  • Saturday 6th July –  ‘The Dart & Torbay Express’ – Birmingham to Kingswear and return – Pathfinder Tours
  • Sunday 14th July – ‘The Pembroke Coast Express’ – Bristol to Tenby and return – Pathfinder Tours
  • Saturday 20th July – ‘The North Briton’ – London and East Coast stations to Carlisle via the Settle and Carlisle Railway and return – bookings through UK Railtours
  • Thursday 1st August – ‘The Aberdonian’ – Edinburgh to Aberdeen and return – bookings through UK Railtours
  • Sunday 4th August – Linlithgow to Tweedbank and return – Scottish Railway Preservation Society
  • Thursday 8th August – ‘The Aberdonian’ – Edinburgh to Aberdeen and return – bookings through UK Railtours
  • Sunday 11th August – Linlithgow to Tweedbank and return – Scottish Railway Preservation Society
  • Saturday 17th August – ‘The North Briton’ – London and East Coast stations to Carlisle via the Settle and Carlisle Railway and return – POSTPONED UNTIL 28th SEPTEMBER
  • Saturday 31st August – ‘The Aberdonian’ – Edinburgh to Aberdeen and return – bookings through UK Railtours
  • Saturday 7th September – ‘The Aberdonian’ – Edinburgh to Aberdeen and return – bookings through UK Railtours
  • Saturday 28th September – ‘The North Briton’ – London and East Coast stations to Carlisle via the Settle and Carlisle Railway and return (re-scheduled from 17th August) – bookings through UK Railtours
  • Saturday 5th October – ‘The North Briton’ – London and East Coast stations to Carlisle via the Settle and Carlisle Railway and return – bookings through UK Railtours

The Trust respectfully requests that anyone wanting to see Tornado follows the rules of the railway and only goes where permitted.