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Jacobite Steam Train

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Address: Ben Nevis, Fort William, Scotland
Phone Number: 0844 850 4680
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This is the train used in the Harry Potter films. It runs from Fort William Train station to Mallaig. For the full Harry Potter experience, book a seat in one of the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is the train used in the Harry Potter films. It runs from Fort William Train station to Mallaig. For the full Harry Potter experience, book a seat in one of the compartments. Parking is available next to the station (£2/day). Arrive early as the train is usually in the station and you will be able to take pictures of... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We visited at the weekend and paid the extra £10 or so for first class - nice comfy old fashioned seats and plenty room on the train. Fantastic scenery throughout the journey and lovely train ride with the classic steam engine. The journey to Mallaig only takes a few hours and goes across the Glenfinnich bridge (for all you Harry... More 

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Kongsberg, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Jacobite Steam train is a fantastic trip with stunning scenery. Our 12 year old was very enthusiastic as the ride takes you through some of the locations from the Harry Potter films. Highly recommendable!

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Nassau, The Bahamas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We treated ourselves to first class tickets and an afternoon tea. We had a wonderful experience and thoroughly enjoyed the whole day. It is expensive but we were glad we booked the trip.

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Thank Judith G
Fife, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Loved this train journey to Mallaig. Lived up to my expectations May get better views at some parts in winter as lots of foliage Afternoon tea was yummy too!

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited this train journey on a recommendation from a friend, the novelty factor is good but we felt it was way too overpriced for what it is, we had great views and good weather for the day but we returned to Fort William on the normal train and we got just as good views for a third of the... More 

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was torn between giving this 3 and 4 stars and so will try to give a balanced view. We were lucky because it was a lovely day - on a poor day I can imagine the experience would be quite different and as I had to pay for four adults it was expensive ( and we went standard class).... More 

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Lochgilphead, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Loved it! My husband and I are not Harry Potter fans but we like vintage and never tire of our fabulous Scottish scenery especially on a glorious day. OK so the afternoon tea was not particularly special for the price but you have to go with the flow - enjoy it for what it is. Travelled on steam trains before... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We when on this trip after reading about it on their web site we booked first class with high tea the journey was worth the trip but first class wasn't as wasn't the tea we was very dissapointed with it while we was of sightseeing they put boxes of food on the table which did not resemble anything in the... More 

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a lovely day out and it was great fun. Go first class it's worth the extra. The afternoon tea may not have been the best value for money though. My little one enjoyed it immensely and the scenery was so so beautiful.

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