The Gautrain 50% off train service promotion (“Promotion”) will take place every month for a trial period, starting the weekend of 14 January 2023 and 15 January 2023. Passengers will be offered 50% off their train fare during the weekend of the Promotion and may travel by train to as many stations as they would like to, excluding OR Tambo. Standard bus and parking fares apply. Passengers participating in the promotion are eligible for discounts offered by the participating partners, subject to the terms and conditions below.
Terms and Conditions
  1. The Promotion is applicable to every second weekend of every month (both Saturday and Sunday).
  2. The 50% off train fare discount is applicable only to train fares. Standard parking and bus fares will apply.
  3. To participate in this Promotion, each passenger is required to be in possession of a valid Gautrain Swift Card or a contactless bank card. Gautrain Swift Cards are available for purchase at all Gautrain stations at a cost of R19 each.
  4. Passengers are required to tag in and out using the same card to avoid penalty fees.
  5. The Promotion does not apply to weekly and monthly products. Passengers must either load value onto their Gautrain Swift Card if need be or use their contactless bank card to qualify for the Promotion. A minimum value of R16 is required to be loaded on the Gautrain Swift Card.
  6. A special bus service may be made available to the following destinations, during their respective operating hours, subject to these destination’s agreement to participate in this Promotion. Standard bus fares will apply:

    • Pretoria Zoo
      Operating hours are:
      Saturdays 09h00 – 16h30
      Sundays 09h00 – 16h30
      Up to two kiddies (aged 17 and under) per family enter for free

    • Bounce - Menlyn Maine (Discount and bus service will apply on Sundays only)
      Operating hours are: Sundays 09h00 – 18h00
      Buy one (ticket), get one free

    • The below offers are exclusive to Gautrain passengers on the days of promotion:

    • City Sightseeing – Joburg
      Buy one (ticket) get one free.

    • Mall of Africa



      Hair City 10% OFF on Brazilian & Peruvian Lace Wigs
      R100 OFF on Treatments & Wig Rejuvenation.
      FREE installation with Brazilian & Peruvian Wigs
      Hair Majesty 10% OFF Brazilian Lace Wigs
      20% OFF Installations & Treatments
      Bag World 15% discount on all regular priced merchandise
      Wolf Bros Jewellers 15% discount on all watch and jewellery brands
      Jones & Kent 20% discount on all in-store items at Jones & Kent
      Khaliques Get 20% store-wide discount when you shop at Khaliques
      Bientino Purchase a pair of shoes for R2500. Take three pairs for R5000 and qualify for a free belt and socks with your purchase.
      Spec savers Get R500 off when doing an Eye Test and make a pair of Specs + Free infinity sunglasses to the value of R 1000
      Bargain Books 10% discount on purchases of R500 or more.
      Kream 10% discount on the total bill.
      Lindt Receive an additional 10% off on already discounted items.
      Nomad 10% discount on the total bill.
      Mochachos 1/4 chicken, pap and sauce for R54.90
      Double deal, 2 chicken shawarmas for R109.90
      Double deal, 2 chicken burgers for R 89.90
      Fish away 35% discount. Voucher code FSMA35
      Krispy Kreme Get a small cappuccino and an original glazed doughnut for only R27
      Steers 35% discount. Voucher code STMA35
      Debonairs 35% discount. Voucher code DPMA35

  7. To qualify for discounts offered by our partners, passengers must collect a Gautrain branded wrist band which will be made available at participating Gautrain stations and present same to the partners to qualify for the discounts.
  8. All standard Gautrain rules are to be observed at all times. Please refer to Gautrain website for Gautrain Travel Rules:
  9. Bombela Concession Company, the Gautrain Management Agency, the Bombela Operating Company, and their respective sub-contractors, affiliates, and agents (The Gautrain Companies) shall not be liable, to the extent permissible by law, for any loss, injury and / or damage of whatsoever nature and howsoever arising, suffered, or incurred by any participant in this Promotion.
  10. In accordance with the South African laws, the Gautrain Companies’ confidentiality policies and practices, none of the details of any participants in this Promotion will be disclosed or used for any purposes other than for entry into the Promotion.
  11. By participating in this Promotion, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agreed to these terms and conditions.

Below is the 50% off promo fare table which applies to the train service only.

Hatfield   16 20 32 38 40 43 46 43
Pretoria 16   18 26 35 38 40 43 40
Centurion 20 18   21 26 33 35 38 37
Midrand 32 26 21   18 21 24 26 24
Marlboro 38 35 26 18   16 17 21 18
Sandton 40 38 33 21 16   16 17 23
Rosebank 43 40 35 24 17 16   16 24
Park 46 43 38 26 21 17 16   26
Rhodesfield 43 40 37 24 18 23 24 26  
  Hatfield Pretoria Centurion Midrand Marlboro Sandton Rosebank Park Rhodesfield