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Enjoy a day out by steam: save £20 on days out with The Railway Touring Company

For a great day out why not step on board a steam special for a rail journey to remember? The Railway Touring Company’s steam trains head to a choice of great destinations along scenic routes providing a super day to share with family and friends. Sainsbury’s magazine has teamed up with The Railway Touring Company to give readers a £20 per person discount, so plan your steam adventure now.

Great destinations

Steam specials are heading to a choice of destinations, including beautiful Edinburgh, historic York, Chester and Worcester and even to fun-filled Blackpool.

Settle & Carlisle Line

Alternatively, step on board for a scenic journey along dramatic routes including the world famous Settle & Carlisle Line, the Cumbrian Coast, the rugged Pennines and picturesque Wensleydale.

Magnificent steam locos

These vintage trains provide the opportunity to travel in the company of magnificent steam locomotives from the heyday of British engineering, including Jubilee Class Leander and Galatea, Merchant Navy class British India Line and majestic Princess Coronation Class Duchess of Sutherland.

Dining treat

Treat yourself to Premier Dining and you could enjoy a full English breakfast and four-course dinner served at your linen-clad table along the way. Alternatively, Standard allows you to bring along your own picnic or purchase refreshments from the buffet car. With First there is a morning service of tea or coffee with a bacon/breakfast roll and a Danish pastry, and in the afternoon tea or coffee with a savoury of the day followed by a scone with butter and jam.


To choose your rail adventure with The Railway Touring Company please:

* Visit The Railway Touring Company to select your day out from the ‘UK Day Trips’

* Choose from three travel options: Standard, First Class or Premier Dining

* Book online or by phone quoting’s special Promotional Code SXO

Price includes:

Standard - from £99 per person/£303 family – a reserved seat usually at a table for four.

First - from £159 per person/£471 family – morning coffee or tea with a breakfast/bacon roll and Danish pastry and afternoon service of tea or coffee with a savoury of the day and a scone with butter and jam.

Premier Dining - from £259 per person/£781 family – a full English breakfast and a four course dinner served at your seat.; 01553 661500

Travel Safely:

Please be assured that we have undertaken a thorough risk assessment due to the Covid-19 pandemic and have put in place procedures to protect passengers. Please see our website for details.

Terms and Conditions:

1. Offer open to Sainsbury’s magazine readers and up to five guests 2. This £20 per person discount cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer, promotion or existing booking. 3. This offer holds no monetary value. 4. The discount applies to UK Day Trips departing before 30th June, 2021, subject to availability and booked by 31st March, 2021. 5. The Railway Touring Company’s Standard Conditions of Booking and Travel apply – see website for details. 5. Code SXO must be quoted at time of booking. 6. A family ticket comprises two adults and two juniors (aged 15 and under). The Railway Touring Company, 14a Tuesday Market Place, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, PE 30 1JN.