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Address: Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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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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efficient and accesible

Iif you are looking to move at a low cost and fast the gautrain is the alternative, it was secure. and if you are in Johannesburg and want need to be in 15 minutes in the airport... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Iif you are looking to move at a low cost and fast the gautrain is the alternative, it was secure. and if you are in Johannesburg and want need to be in 15 minutes in the airport the gautrain is youre option

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A bit expensive and nowhere near enough stops, but excellent service and links to bus service. Easy to navigate and safe even for a woman traveling on her own.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

One may consider it to be a bit expensive...yes and so did I. Once I got pass the price I enjoyed the quick painless journey to the OR Tambo Airport, avoiding traffic and arriving fresh and relaxed for my journey ahead. The on route buses are on time, so are the trains, this is just great !

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

South Africa is a developing country that still struggles in many aspects (politics, social, economics, culture etc). But, in Johannesburg, they have a very modern mass rapid transportation for its middle class. Although currently the line is still very limited, it is a very good start. We are amazed of how this Gautrain being managed and operated. Two thumbs up.... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Travelled to Sandton from Centurion. The coaches were spotlessly clean, the trains were on time and personnel were friendly and helpful.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Definitely impressive! The airport service runs well to Sandton, I would just suggest whilst traveling to Rosebank and some other areas to be vigilant as there are undesirable thieves lurking always...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Quick, clean & efficient. Should have come to Gauteng years ago. I travel frequently between Sandton and Hatfield. Looking forward to the new extended routes.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

South Africans can be proud of the service the Gautrain delivers. it is truly a world class service and commuters can depend on a timeous, reliable and hassle free commute to O.R Tambo International Airport. it is a speedy, clean and safe option and takes away doubt around Jo'burgs bumper to bumper freeways.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Aimed at the middel and upper class ppl. With the lower class ppl taking metro station running below some stations. Its clean and fast. Security guards must loose there "i am god here" syndrome. I saw at a few stations, not willing to assist ignore ppl when they are being approached, the one even rolled his eyes at an oncoming... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Used the Gautrain for more than two years as means of travel to work and back. Very safe. Unfortunately it had 3 major delays that I can recall in those years - one was weather related, the second was cable theft and the third was a locomotive went down on a line. Use it for family trips to Sandton/Rosebank on... More 

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