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Premier Classe Timetable and Fares (update, 01 May 2016)

Routes: Johannesburg » Cape Town » Johannesburg | Johannesburg » Durban » Johannesburg

2016/2017 PREMIER CLASSE TRAIN ROUTES, SCHEDULES & FARES

Premier Classe | JNB » CPT » JNB (running as scheduled)

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Train Journey: 25 hours | Frequency: Once p/week | JNB - CPT: Thursday | CPT - JNB: Tuesday | Fare: R 3120 | Peak: N/a

Johannesburg » Cape Town

Cape Town » Johannesburg

Days running

Thursday once p/week

Days running

Tuesday once p/week

Train Station

Arrival

Departure

Train Station

Arrival

Departure

Johannesburg

 

15:00 day 1

Cape Town

 

09:05 day 1

Kimberley

22:43 day 1

23:03 day 1

Beaufort West

18:25 day 1

18:45 day 1

Beaufort West

07:00 day 2

07:20 day 2

Kimberley

02:40 day 2

03:00 day 2

Cape Town

16:15 day 2

 

Johannesburg

11:03 day 2

 

Month

Feb / Mar

Apr / May / Jun

Jul / Aug

Sep / Oct / Nov

Dec / Jan

Fares

 R 3120

R 3120

R3120

R 3120

 R 3120 

Fares are per adult one way / kids 3-9 (80%)

Times/Fares are subject to change without notification

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Premier Classe | JNB » DBN » JNB (running as scheduled)

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Train Journey: 14 hours | Frequency: Once p/week (*3 x p/week in peak season) | Fare: R 1230 | Peak: N/a

Johannesburg » Durban

Durban » Johannesburg

Days running

Friday (+*Wed/Sun in season)

Days running

Sunday (+*Wed/Fri in season)

Train Station

Arrival

Departure

Train Station

Arrival

Departure

Johannesburg

 

18:40 day 1

Durban

 

19:15 day 1

Germiston

19:03 day 1

19:18 day 1

Pietermaritzburg

21:43 day 1

21:53 day 1

Pietermaritzburg

06:15 day 2

06:32 day 2

Germiston

09:07 day 2

09:17 day 2

Durban

09:10 day 2

 

Johannesburg

09:35 day 2

 

Month

Feb / Mar

Apr / May / Jun

Jul / Aug

Sep / Oct / Nov

Dec / Jan

Fares

R 1230

R 1230

R 1230

R 1230

R 1230

Fares are per adult one way / kids 3-9 (80%)

Times/Fares are subject to change without notification

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Premier Classe| Additional (seasonal)

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Train Journey: 14 hours | Frequency: Once off | Departure: Friday | Return: Monday | Fare: N/a

Johannesburg » Durban

Durban » Johannesburg

Days running

Not scheduled

Days running

Not scheduled

Train Station

Arrival

Departure

Train Station

Arrival

Departure

Johannesburg

 

18:20 day 1

Durban

 

17:30 day 1

Durban

08:30 day 2

 

Johannesburg

06:30 day 2

 

Month

Feb / Mar

Apr / May / Jun

Jul / Aug

Sep / Oct / Nov

Dec / Jan

Fares

N/a

N/a

N/a

N/a

N/a

Fares are p/adult one way / kids 3-9 (80%)

Times/Fares are subject to change without notification

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Premier Classe | JNB » PE » JNB (discontinued)

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Train Journey: 20 hours | Frequency: N/A | Travel days: N/A | Fare: N/a | Peak: N/a

Johannesburg » Port Elizabeth

Port Elizabeth » Johannesburg

Days running

Discontinued

Days running

Discontinued

Train Station

Arrival

Departure

Train Station

Arrival

Departure

Johannesburg

 

13:15 day 1

Port Elizabeth

 

15:00 day 1

Vereeniging

14:45 day 1

14:55 day 1

Allicedale

16:42 day 1

16:47 day 1

Kroonstad

17:15 day 1

17:25 day 1

Cookhouse

18:16 day 1

18:23 day 1

Bloemfontein

20:20 day 1

20:30 day 1

Cradock

19:25 day 1

19:32 day 1

Cradock

04:35 day 2

04:45 day 2

Bloemfontein

04:26 day 2

04:46 day 2

Cookhouse

05:45 day 2

06:00 day 2

Kroonstad

07:36 day 2

07:52 day 2

Allicedale

07:15 day 2

07:25 day 2

Vereeniging

10:07 day 2

10:10 day 2

Port Elizabeth

09:15 day 2

 

Johannesburg

11:35 day 2

 

Month

Feb / Mar

Apr / May / Jun

Jul / Aug

Sep / Oct / Nov

Dec / Jan

Fares

N/a

N/a

N/a

N/a

N/a

Fares are per adult one way / kids 3-9 (80%)

Times/Fares are subject to change without notification

Tourist Class  

News & Updates

Information updates?

Timetables, fares and service information updated on:

May 01, 2016

How are fares quoted?

Fares are quoted per adult, single fare, one way journey.

Peak season fares;
start 01 December to 28 January.

Senior citizen fares;
not available on Premier Classe.

May 01, 2016

How far in advance...?

Premier Classe trains can be booked 12 months (one year) in advance.

May 01, 2016

How much luggage?

On Premier Classe trains, allowance is made for +- 29kg luggage per adult fare paid. There is storage space under the bunk and above the cupboard inside your compartment.

Feb 02, 2016

Premier Classe Routes?

Two Premier Classe train routes are in operation. Johannesburg - Cape Town and Johannesburg - Durban.

Feb 03, 2016

Car Transport by Rail

Car transport routes are: Johannesburg -Cape Town, -Durban and -Port elizabeth. *Cars can only be loaded and off-loaded at these stations.

May 01, 2016

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April 26, 2016