All steamed up and some place to go! Despite getting away late from Port Elizabeth, the Apple Express is now making good time on a "Geoff's Trains" three day tour charter to Patensie and Assegaaib... (more)
The once-weekly 10h25 Cape Town - East London passenger train passes a stand of arum lillies as it heads inland. After an overnight run (and three direction changes) the train will arrive in East ... (more)
RovosRail is a private luxury train operator that runs upmarket tours throughout South and Southern Africa.
Here the "Pride of Africa" (a two day trip between Pretoria and Cape Town) is seen thre... (more)
40 Years on and still going strong! Introduced in 1969-70 the SAR Class 33s were the first major order of mainline diesels taken into service in South Africa. Here a trio of these battle-scarred v... (more)
South African passenger services went into a decline in the 1990's but are now on the rebound! Several luxury trains, marketed under the name "Premiere Class", run betwen major cities. Here the Ca... (more)