The Flying Scotsman Train Set

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The Flying Scotsman Train Set


Item Code: R1167

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The most famous locomotive and train in the World features in this superb Hornby train set.  The striking apple green liveried class A1 “Flying Scotsman” helps to recreate those wonderful days of train travel in the 1930s when the two great railway rivals, LNER and the LMS vied for the lucrative passenger traffic between London and Scotland.

The track circuit in this set can be extended to fully complete the included MidiMat layout using additional track and accessory packs thus creating an exciting and fully functioning model railway. Additional coaches can be obtained to extend the train.



  • - LNER class A1 4-6-2 ‘Flying Scotsman’ locomotive
  • - 2 x LNER composite coach
  • - 1 x LNER brake coach
  • - 3rd Radius starter oval
  • - Track pack A (with point and buffer stop)
  • - US wall plug transformer
  • - R8250 Train Controller
  • - R8206 Power Track
  • - Hornby MidiMat (1600 x 1180mm)


This item will be supplied with a US transformer


Hornby is the UK’s leading model railway brand. Its high quality 00 gauge models (1:76) are slightly bigger than H0 (1:87), but will run on the same gauge track. 

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Colour and contents of products may vary from those illustrated

The Flying Scotsman is a famous and iconic British locomotive. This set has everything you need from the locos and coaches to track and is great for anyone obsessed with classic British locomotives.

Ayesha Kalsi

Ayesha Kalsi

US Online Marketing Exec

y Technical Specification & Detail

Gauge 00
Finish Pristine
DCC Type DCC Ready
Livery LNER Apple Green
Class A1
Designer Sir Nigel Gresley
Entered Service 1923
Purpose Express Passenger
Wheel Configuration 4-6-2

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How can you re-name and re-number?

Posted by E2 32108 on 3rd Oct 2016


Is the track made of steel, Stainless steel, or nickel iron?

Posted by Hunter Shults on 1st Oct 2016


I saw your response to an earlier inquiry about the use of an International plug. You replied that this product comes with a UK transformer - 220-240V - but the description of the article specifically says that it comes with a US transformer. Can you please clarify.

Posted by Mike Young on 16th Aug 2016


does run on ho scale

Posted by OGZERO RICHARDS on 6th Jul 2016


What is the material of the loco and the other parts? Are they make from metal? How can I find some models made from metal?

Posted by Joseph Li on 24th Mar 2016

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sssss 5


I must say that this is a fine set for starting out. The loco runs very well and I'm glad I bought it

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well detailed set

this is a quite detailed set with armrests in the seats and has some designs on it its quite strong but putting it on the rail may be a little troublesome

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sssss 5


This is a great set, this was the first set I got and it is amazing, I have been interested in model railways but never found the time to get stuck in. I finally got this set and it is perfect. Sure the Locomotive is not extremely detailed but it is if you look closely you can see the door of the corridor tender (the one that goes onto the footplate) and the coaches have plenty of detail for me. As this is the only Hornby set available in the US then you have to get it to start you out as it comes with everything you need. I highly recommend this train set to every single person.

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