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Address: Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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+27 11 759 7217
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Gautrain is Africa’s first world-class, modern rapid rail and bus service...

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.

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I had to take the Gautrain from OR Tambo to Sandton City and found it to be efficient, clean, safe and easy to use. An easy form of transport to get to Sandton in about half an... read more

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London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I had to take the Gautrain from OR Tambo to Sandton City and found it to be efficient, clean, safe and easy to use. An easy form of transport to get to Sandton in about half an hour

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Windhoek, Namibia
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161 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a great experience and a very convenient way to travel to and from the airport. It is very safe to travel with

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Fastest and best way to get around the Joburg traffic. Its also the most convenient way to and from the airport / between Johannesburg and Pretoria. Note : Avoid the meter taxis. Fares are inflated. Meters have been hacked and the odds of having situations like being driven for 20 minutes in the wrong direction happen often. Take an uber... More 

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Thank marvin c
1 review
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Gautrain is a fast and cost effective method to get to and from the Airport, just don't use a Metered Taxi! outside you will get ripped off and the Taxi vehicles are death traps

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Thank David G
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

All good baring in mind it's not 24/7 and stops running at night and that's an inconvenience. Hello Uber.

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Thank Eric F
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Efficient, clean and fast way of transportation. Unfortunately, the area around Gautrain station - at JHB Park Station - does not represent the quality of the Gautrain service. Dangerous, dirty and lots of hawkers. Price-settings, on the boards as well as on the website, can improve a lot. Not clear at all. But overhaul a good alternative to Uber or... More 

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Thank PeterRaes01
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Always on time every time I catch the train. And it is neat. I took the trip from Sandton station to Rosebank station

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Thank Jasmine J
Nairobi, Kenya
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102 reviews
67 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Gautrain is Gauteng’s state-of-the-art rapid transport system. Enjoy comfortable, fast and frequent departures within the Gauteng region on board modern and safe trains.

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Thank hikwam
Centurion, South Africa
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My travelling experience was extremely enjoyable. The seating was spacious. The train was clean. There was visible security on and off the train, which made one feel safe. The tickets are a bit pricey but not being stuck in traffic makes it worth it.

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Alberta, Canada
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22 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Gautrain is a great service to all of us. The ground staff is friendly and very helpful especially to buy the tickets. The only drawback is the parking. If you are not very early in the morning it is difficult to get a good parking spot close to the station. The train itself is great. During peak hours it... More 

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