Rail Network to be Shut Down for Maintenance

This is a reminder that the National Trains Operation Centre will be shutting down railway lines from 30 July to 08 August 2018. This affects the line between Kimberley and De Aar. The below Rovos Rail & Blue Train routes will be affected.

Rovos Rail has advised that the below departures are cancelled:

  • 01/08/2018 Cape Town to Pretoria
  • 03/08/2018 Pretoria to Cape Town
  • 06/08/2018 Cape Town to Pretoria

Alternatives dates for Rovos Rail:

  • 27/07/2018 Pretoria to Cape Town
  • 30/07/2018 Cape Town to Pretoria
  • 02/08/2018 Pretoria to Victoria Falls
  • 08/08/2018 Cape Town to Pretoria
  • 09/08/2018 Pretoria to Victoria Falls

Blue Train as advised the below cancelled departures dates:

  • 30 July Pretoria to Cape Town
  • 01 August Cape Town to Pretoria
  • 06 August Pretoria to Cape Town
  • 08 August Cape Town to Pretoria

Blue Train can offer the following alternative departure dates:

  • 25 July Cape Town to Pretoria
  • 13 August Pretoria to Cape Town
  • 15 August Cape Town to Pretoria
  • 20 August Pretoria to Cape Town
  • 29 August Cape Town to Pretoria

The above alternative dates are subject to availability. Please contact your designated Travel Specialist for current availability.

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