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Gautrain | For people on the move
2020-10-17 7:35 Trains are operating to schedule.

How To Use The Train Service

The Gautrain’s bus and train services operate 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Detailed train schedules and departure times may be accessed using the Gautrain mobile app, at any Gautrain station or here.

During Peak Times trains depart at 10 minute intervals
During Off-Peak Times trains depart at 20 minute intervals.
On weekends and Public Holidays, trains depart at 30 minute intervals.

To access the Gautrain train service each passenger is required to possess a Gautrain Card with a minimum value of R30 loaded onto it. Alternatively, you may use your Contactless bank card to travel on Gautrain, bus and parking included. To tag in and out, follow these simple instructions:

1. First time users, purchase and load your Gautrain Card at the station or you may use a Contactless bank card.
2. A Contactless bank card or Gautrain Card with a minimum of R30 Pay-As-You-Go value or a valid Train Product is required to enter the Fare Gates.
3. Tap your Gautrain Card or Contactless bank card to the ticket reader on the Fare Gate.
4. A green light and a beep sound will indicate validation and the glass barrier will open. Proceed swiftly.
5. Enjoy your ride!
6. Tap the same Contactless bank card or Gautrain Card that you tagged in with to the ticket reader.
7. A green light and a beep sound will indicate validation and the glass barrier will open. Proceed swiftly.