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Blue Train

If you’re looking for an all-encompassing South African journey on a luxury train known for its impeccable service, look no further than The Blue Train. The train visit some of the best destinations and places of interest in the country, including Matjiesfontein, the Big Hole in Kimberley, Blyde River Canyon and Kruger National Park. Journeys available include a trip from Pretoria to Cape Town and Pretoria to Hoedspruit. As the train navigates the tracks, you’ll enjoy a 5-Star holiday experience with luxury accommodation, fine dining, and spectacular destinations and excursions. While the train offers you an authentic South African experience, you’ll enjoy world-class service on board.

Unique South African Journeys

A journey on The Blue Train offers you a unique experience of South Africa. You’ll get the opportunity to see the country’s landscapes and landmarks from the comfort of your suite. The train will stop at various destinations where you’ll enjoy thrilling excursions and activities. We can also organise a tailor-made trip for you should you wish to explore everything South Africa has to offer.

Ultimate in Luxury

The Blue Train’s suites are just as luxurious as the rooms of a 5-Star hotel. The De Luxe Suites and Luxury Suites are beautifully furnished and well-equipped. Each suite boasts an en-suite bathroom, air-conditioning and a comfortable bed. During the day, you can sit back and relax with a drink in the Club Car, or enjoy afternoon tea in the Lounge Car.

Fine Dining

A fine dining experience awaits you on The Blue Train. The train’s signature dishes are prepared by expert culinary artists. You can expect to indulge in local delicacies, including Karoo lamb, ostrich and venison, as well as delicious Knysna oysters. The light music played in the background adds to the Dining Car’s intimate atmosphere, and you’ll enjoy a view of the stars in the sky as the train travels through the night.

Private Charter & Conferences

The Blue Train is the perfect venue for your special event. Whether you’re planning a graduation, wedding or engagement celebration, the train can be chartered for your private group, ensuring that your event is a memorable one. The train can also be booked for your next business conference, and can be set up to create a boardroom setting or smaller work spaces to suit your event needs.

Safari Adventures

If you’re looking for a train holiday with a safari experience, the trip from Pretoria to Cape Town is the ideal journey for you. On this journey, the train will take you to Kruger National Park, where you’ll get the opportunity to see the Big 5 – lion, leopard, rhino, elephant and buffalo – on game drives and walking safaris. You’ll also get the opportunity to see an abundance of birds and other game.

Private Charter & Conferences

The Blue Train is the perfect venue for your special event. Whether you’re planning a graduation, wedding or engagement celebration, the train can be chartered for your private group, ensuring that your event is a memorable one. The train can also be booked for your next business conference, and can be set up to create a boardroom setting or smaller work spaces to suit your event needs.


De Luxe Suite

Your De Luxe Suite will forever alter your definition of what style and class entail. From your elegant and relaxing lounge during the day, it transforms into a subtly-lit bedroom of indulgence during the night, bedecked with goose-down and 100 per cent percale-cotton bedding, from your individually-controlled air-conditioning system, under-floor heating, opulent marble and gold-fitted bathroom, its scented bath salts and plush monogrammed towels, to the electronic entertainment options on offer.
  • Air Condition
  • Bathtub
  • Coffee
  • Hairdryer
  • King size Bed
  • Shower

Luxury Suite

Your Luxury Suite will enchant you from the moment your personal butler ushers you aboard. It extends the offering from a De Luxe suite even further; by an extra metre of your domain, with twin or double bedded suites which offer you long and luxurious bath tubs and a private digital interactive entertainment system, with an inviting selection of music CDs and big-screen movies on Blue-Ray DVD.

  • Air Condition
  • Bathtub
  • Coffee
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower

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