The Great Escape is the 29th episode of Season 4 of Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends. Originally aired in January 8, 1996.
- Diesel (Cameo)
- Mavis (Cameo)
- D261 (Cameo)
- Sir Handel (Cameo)
- Peter Sam (Cameo)
- Duck (Cameo)
- James (Cameo)
- Douglas (mentioned)
- Sir Topham Hatt
- The Vicars of Wellsworth (Cameo)
- UK/US Narrator: Michael Angelis
- Redub US Narrators: Ringo Starr/Mark Moraghan
- The Thomas and Friends Season 4 Music Arrangement from "Bowled Out" is used.
- This is the first (and only) appearance of Gary the Double Decker Bus and First time BoCo is seen at Elsbridge