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The Railway Touring Company

14A Tuesday Market Place, King's Lynn PE30 1JN, England
+44 1553 661500
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Havn't even been on your yet and im fuming! 3 weeks notice of cancellation!

Booked this months and months ago for my partners 30th birthday - he loves steam trains. Spent over... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jaclyn T
The Cumbrian Coast Express

From Euston Station in London to Carlisle and return via the Cumbrian Coast with a 50 year old... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Elizabeth D
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14A Tuesday Market Place, King's Lynn PE30 1JN, England
+44 1553 661500
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Booked this months and months ago for my partners 30th birthday - he loves steam trains. Spent over £500 on this, only be told - in the post, that it has now been cancelled just 3 weeks before its due. No mention of a refund...More

Thank Jaclyn T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From Euston Station in London to Carlisle and return via the Cumbrian Coast with a 50 year old electric loco from London to Carnforth in Lancashire and a wonderful old steam loco to Carlisle and back to Carnforth via the coast route.The electric may have...More

Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked our trip for the Swanage Belle tour with the railway touring company We went on our trip as family of 3 yesterday for my dads birthday We had lovely day Picking up the Steam train from London Victoria at 8.43 Arriving in swanage...More

Thank AP4444
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We took an excursion yesterday and was well pleased. It was a long day but worth it. Things went largely to plan and what didn't was down to outside forces over which they had no control. We went first class and it was just that....More

Thank Dan_MarthaMildenhall
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Booked a day trip from Bristol to Par as a 60 th Birthday present for my husband on 3rd September. We were to be diesel hauled to Taunton then pick up the Royal Scot steam Engine to continue our trip to Par, we were catching...More

2  Thank Heather B
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I decided to have an away day on a steam train and booked the Dorset Coast Express, travelling first class in duo seats. The train itself was fine, showing its age a bit as one would expect, but very comfortable (even if...More

1  Thank Fulham290349
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Just back from a disappointing trip Bristol to Par supposed to be drawn by Royal Scott no it wasn't , but a tatty diesel , staff gave mixed excuses had chance to leave and get refund but as daughter had treated us for our 70th...More

3  Thank annisjane
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic day on my Birthday Sunday 20th August.Went from York to Carlisle on the Waverley line on The Flying Scotsman. Lovely clean carriages.Friendly helpful staff very chatty. Amazing highly reconend !!!!

3  Thank Heather P
Reviewed 18 August 2017

This was a superb experience! I traveled from London to Weymouth on a grey and rainy day, but the excellent staff and food certainly made up for the weather! There is a previous review that was unhappy about the cold inside the rail car, but...More

2  Thank kkriper01
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

had a absolutely brilliant day all staff where brilliant and nothing was too much trouble thanks again and will do the trip again cheers andy

1  Thank Andyq967
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Patricia P
20 June 2017|
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Response from Shirley E | Reviewed this property |
The person who has answered the question below is quite right. The standard class is just tables in the middle of 4 bench type seats. You can buy bacon rolls and tea or coffee or even take your own food a board. There is no... More
19 March 2017|
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Response from Dwortley | Reviewed this property |
Yes - we had a disabled traveller who needed to use a stroller to walk
Alan S
25 July 2016|
Response from jch21c1 | Reviewed this property |
On my trip we got our emailed tickets four days before.