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Gautrain

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” (272 reviews)
“sandton station” (140 reviews)
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Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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+27 11 759 7217
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"tambo airport"
in 272 reviews
"sandton station"
in 140 reviews
"mode of transport"
in 125 reviews
"gold card"
in 114 reviews
"always on time"
in 163 reviews
"public transport"
in 184 reviews
"train service"
in 80 reviews
"first world"
in 112 reviews
"world class"
in 258 reviews
"chewing gum"
in 53 reviews
"international airport"
in 50 reviews
"park station"
in 126 reviews
"south africa"
in 85 reviews
"traffic"
in 628 reviews
"pretoria"
in 828 reviews
"fast"
in 1,154 reviews
"rosebank"
in 468 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Used the Gautrain service from the airport to the business district of Johannesburg. Trains were punctual and clean. Highly recommended

Thank STEVE B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are an individual who likes to be punctual then Gautrain is your number one in your travel list, from anywhere in Johannesburg to OR Tambo International airport in less then 20minutes, no waiting for hours, no traffic fines, no stress knowing you'll be...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Its lovely reliable transportation for emergency its always on time and comfortable and I felt like a businessman.

1  Thank davidmJ5550DC
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice experience from Johanesburg to Pretoria, stations and train very safe.. Clean and hygienic.. Staff helpful

Thank Nomita D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I use the Gautrain daily to get to my office and on weekends with my family and friends for outings. The stations are centrally located. The bus services makes it easer to get around Johannesburg and Pretoria easily. The value add self service of buying...More

Thank Mama Reabetswe
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to use the Gautrain instead of hiring a car What a lovely experience. The checkin is efficient even if it’s busy. The staff are friendly and it’s easy to find your way around by sign posts. We thoroughly enjoyed our journey and will...More

Thank Lizelle7
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great way to get to and from OR Tambo airport if staying in the Sandton area. I word of warning try not to take too many bags or suitcases as you will then end up struggling to get them on and off the train as...More

Thank cranetechsa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In my first business visit to Johannesburg in 10 years, I had to decide between an Uber or the Gautrain from the airport to Rosebank. On the recommendation of friends, I decided to take the train. When I arrived at the entrance, a friendly staff...More

Thank Niel B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A traffic problem, resulted in an hour delay, hopped onto the train and reached the closest station to my house in 10 minutes. Really enjoyed it as I don’t use the gautrain often.

Thank Conrad V
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good and clean infrastructure. But by NO MEANS World Class. Many interruptions and can throw out your Business planning. Unfortunately like many Companies, Bombela is held at ransom by Unions, and Strikes is a reality in SA. Pity, that sorted and broader travelling points, Gautrain...More

Thank einesweetie
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Sybille J
15 August 2018|
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Response from pamferraris |
Where do I park my car at Sandton Gautrain station for a trip to OR Tambo and back in one day? "How much will it cost?”
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danilodiribeiro
5 August 2018|
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Response from PieterCroukamp | Reviewed this property |
Hi there I have never needed a locker facility, but I also have not seen any, or anybody using such
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Vinette H
30 June 2018|
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Response from PieterCroukamp | Reviewed this property |
There is space for the pram. About the pricing I cannot say. When you go through the turnstile, you will obviously carry the child, and I would imagine there would not be an additional charge
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