The Jacobite journey along the Road to the Isles is an integral part of any visitors experience. The breathtaking journey is renowned as one of the greatest journeys in the world.

Enjoy the journey through the scenic Highland landscape and saviour the majestic Lochs and Glens.

Reaching us by Rail, by Road, or by Sea will be a memorable experience.  Have your camera fully charged and if travelling by road ensure you allow time to stop off at our scenic viewpoints.

By Rail

To reach north-west Scotland by rail from England, one of the most convenient options is the Caledonian Sleeper. This service departs from London Euston and travels overnight to Fort William (advanced reservations essential).

The Scotrail train service runs all year from Glasgow to Fort William and on to Mallaig.

The West Highland Line which runs between Fort William and Mallaig is a famously scenic train ride and is one of the Great Railway Journeys of the World (as featured in the Harry Potter movies).

The greatest railway journey in the world takes you passed the impressive Ben Nevis, Glenfinnan Viaduct, Britains shortest river, most westerly station, deepest loch and allows glimpses of the beautiful small Isles and silversand beaches of Morar.

Take a spectacular journey on the Jacobite Steam Train operated by the West Coast Railway Company Ltd. Advance ticket bookings are essential and can be done via their online booking service or Tel: 0844 850 4685 / 01524 732100.

2019  Jacobite Service Dates

Easter Service: Friday 19th April  to Sunday 21st April 2019

Morning Service: The Jacobite runs from Monday 22nd April to Friday 25th October 2019 (Monday to Friday). Saturday and Sunday from Saturday 4th May to Sunday 29th September 2019.

Afternoon Service: The trip runs from Monday 13th May to Friday 13th September 2019 (Monday to Friday). Saturday and Sunday from Saturday 15th June to Sunday 1st September 2019.


Useful Links

The Road to the Isles

The Road to The Isles
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