Scottish Highland Railway Holidays

Rail Holidays in Scotland

Travelling by rail is a great way to see spectacular sceneries of Scottish Highlands. Our coach holidays featuring railways will take you on the best rail journeys in Scotland, including the spectacular Kyle Line Railway, Strathspey Steam Railway, Cairngorm Funicular Railway and of course the famous West Highland Line with the amazing Jacobite Steam Train.

Make sure you do not miss the opportunity to join these amazing Scottish Highland railway journeys and have some wonderful memories to treasure!

Popular Railways in Scotland

Stunning Scottish Highlands evoke images of spectacular views, towering mountains, ancient pine forests and dark, shimmering lochs and the very best railways through these vast and wondrous landscapes. Most coach holidays to the Highlands offer you the opportunity to experience some of the greatest train journeys in the world, from the spectacular Kyle Line to the famous West Highland Railway and the amazing Jacobite Steam Train. 

West Highland Line

West Highland Line links the remote Scottish Highlands to Central Scotland. The famous Jacobite train runs 41 miles between Fort William and Mallaig, passing the scenic Glenfinnan Viaduct. This route was shown in the Harry Potter films and the locomotive that used to pull the Hogwarts Express can be seen at Warner Bros. Studio Tour London

Kyle of Lochalsh Line

A great Scottish rail journey starts in the Inverness when you join the spectacular Kyle Line. There you can travel west through mountains and lakes along the coast of Loch Carron into the small port of Kyle of Lochalsh. This is the most wonderful scenic rail trip with fantastic views that you won’t forget.

Strathspey Steam Railway

Travel through unspoilt Highland scenery with steam trains of the Strathspey Railway. Enjoy the nostalgia on board the relaxing heritage railway travelling from Aviemore to Broomhill through the stunning Cairngorm National Park and Boat of Garten station.

Cairngorm Funicular Railway

Cairngorm Mountain is home to Scotland’s only funicular railway. Just a short 8 minute ride will get you to the UK’s highest restaurant at over 3,500ft where spectacular views over Cairngorms National Park are guaranteed!

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