Long Weekend & School Holiday Fun With Gautrain


March is going to be a busy month! Not only do we have two long weekends to look forward to, but we also have the school holidays coming in hot! So, if you’re looking for something to do over the long weekends, or need to entertain the kids these school holidays, Gautrain is here to help. Take a look at their affordable commuting fares, see what fun-filled locations can be found within close proximity to their stations, and make the most of your time off this March!

Making Learning Fun With Gautrain

These school holidays, why not treat you little ones to a fun-filled adventure with Gautrain. There’s plenty of exciting places to visit, within close proximity to various Gautrain Stations throughout Gauteng.

Head to the Rosebank Gautrain Station and enjoy an afternoon at the Johannesburg Zoo, just a short 7-minute drive from the station. Also, you can venture through Rosebank Mall and enjoy a day filled with treats, shopping and more. Also explore the South African National Museum of Military History which is right next to the zoo.

And, don’t forget to experience the city and it’s exciting destinations atop a red double decker bus, with City Sightseeing tours. Since you’ll be right next to The Zone @ Rosebank from the train station, it’s easy to get to and enjoy.

Did You Know Gautrain Has A Schools Excursion Programme?

Primary and Secondary schools that what to make learning an adventure, be sure to apply for the Gautrain Schools Excursion Programme. This tailor-made programme is only applicable to schools that will be traveling to their place of interest by the Gautrain train service.

For all the details and for more information as to how this programme works, visit their website at Not only will students have a blast visiting one of the many exciting educational destinations in the city, but they’ll also get to experience a train ride with Gautrain. This offer is valid until 01 June 2025.

Long Weekend Travel Made Easy

With the long weekends approaching, surely you want to be with your family and friends to spend precious time with them. With Gautrain, you don’t need to spend a fortune on travel costs! Their convenient and affordable fares with move you closer to moments that matter over the long weekends. Click here to find out more about their various stations along the system.

You don’t need to be apart from your loved ones during this auspicious occasion, book your commute today!

For More Information

Now that you’re ready to embark on your adventure. Visit the Gautrain official website for more information.

You call also call them on their Customer Service Hotline on 011 253 8500 and email

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