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The Jacobite Steam Train

Did you know that the route of the Hogwarts Express passes through the Scottish Highlands?

The Jacobite Steam Train in Scotland - Best Time
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The Jacobite steam train that unites the mountainous Fort William and the fishing port Mallaig is actually the Hogwarts Express that took Harry, Ron, and Hermione to the famous school of magic.

The Jacobite Steam Train in Scotland - Best Season

The gorgeous Glenfinnan Viaduct screened in the first chapters of the movie showcases the incredible scenery best viewed from the left side of the train.

Best time for The Jacobite Steam Train in Scotland

The season runs from early May to late October.

Best time to see The Jacobite Steam Train in Scotland

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