Travel by steam in traditional carriages across Yorkshires beautiful countryside. Leaving York in the morning collecting passengers on a circular route calling at Normanton, Wakefield Kirkgate, Wakefield Westgate, Woodlesford, Castleford arriving in York then on to Scarborough. You may choose to spend the day in York or extend your journey to Scarborough returning early evening.
Below is are some highlights of this memorable trip and a detailed map of the route.
The Scaborough Spa Express has many options available with the choice of either York or Scarborough as your destination.
York is a place of contrasts, a medieval walled city with the ancient shops of the 'Shambles', the magnificent Minster, historic churches, intriguing museums and offering the best of modern shopping. In fact something for everyone!
If York is the northern heritage capital of England, Scarborough surely offers the best in British seaside entertainment.
Wide sandy beaches, popular attractions, a ruined castle, a miniature railway and some fine seafront walks offer a great day out for every member of the family.
Whichever destination you choose, once you have alighted from the “Scarborough Spa Express” at either York or Scarborough you can be assured of some of Britain’s finest holiday attractions and entertainment. You will have also enjoyed a thrilling means of transport that’s a great experience for both young and old – and don’t forget to say “Hello!” to the driver!
Through the large picture window of the vintage carriages you can enjoy the beautiful views of the Yorkshire countryside
There is a buffet on every train offering hot and cold drinks, sandwiches and snacks.
Leaving York in the morning collecting passengers on a circular route calling at Normanton, Wakefield Kirkgate, Wakefield Westgate, Woodlesford Castleford, arriving in York then on to Scarborough.
travel in style
Why not travel in style and book your self a champagne reception before you travel.
join the mailing list