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Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
+27 11 759 7217
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Gautrain is Africa’s first world-class, modern rapid rail and bus service for Gauteng, a province regarded as the economic heartland of South Africa.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tambo airport” (266 reviews)
“sandton station” (136 reviews)
Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
+27 11 759 7217
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Reviewed yesterday

Was left without a vehicle recently and forced to use Gautrain and Uber to do my work. Its a great service and I will be using it more in future.

Thank 952sureshs
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I use the Gautrain regularly between Santon and the Airport. It is very fast , safe and convenient way of communicating to the Airport.

Thank Gerald P
Reviewed yesterday

World class safe, efficient and reliable train system. Clean and air-conditioned. Visible security on every trip. Good connecting bus system attached to each station to get to where you want to go.

Thank Warren T
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It is an efficient way to move to/from the airport when travelling light. It drops you right at the airport, on the upper level.

Thank David S
Reviewed yesterday

Great train to get to the centre of J'burg quickly from the airport or one of the airport hotels. Easy to use and find your way around.

Thank BonnyMark
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Guatrain is The province’s ( Gauteng) pride. Convenient for visitors and business travelers to commute between the airport and business centre, Sandton and Rosebank and the administrative capital, Pretoria. But wish the network was more extensive and linked properly with buses at each stop...More

Thank Jaspreet K
Reviewed 2 days ago

Easy way to hop between 2 cities and airport avoiding traffic and parking problems. Comfortable seats and place for luggage .

Thank lch2018
Reviewed 2 days ago

I think it's a great way to get around the main Gauteng spots. You can get on the Redbus tour from one of the stations and even to/from the airport, so it's good for tourists. The train and train stations are safe, clean and very...More

Thank Nathene M
Reviewed 2 days ago

arrange travel card and load with fare before travel to save time. Cards can expire & you lose value remaining.

Thank maroos13
Reviewed 2 days ago

Avoid the traffic hassles and get there on time in luxury and style its an experience you will never forget

Thank anandp544
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4 January 2018|
Response from Beryl B | Reviewed this property |
You can go to the gautrain website were all your questions will be answered.
17 December 2017|
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Response from Naresh G | Reviewed this property |
Hi. No change required. There are a small handful of stops in between though. Thanks Naresh
Brendan F
30 September 2017|
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Response from 189ir | Reviewed this property |
Hi Brendan Since you will only be in Johannesburg for less than a week, your only option is buying a normal card/ticket that allows you to use the train and buses whenever you want to. The card itself costs a non-refundable... More