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Blue Train Online Reservations

The Blue Train is unique - it is not merely a train but combines the luxury of the world's leading hotels with the charm of train travel. Think of it as an all inclusive luxury rail cruise with an opportunity to view South Africa's spectacular landscapes and visit interesting tourist attractions along the way. Take a journey into a timeless world of grace, elegance and romance, where spectacular scenery stirs your imagination and luxurious comfort soothes your body and soul. Sit back, enjoy and relax!

Blue Train Routes South Africa


Pretoria to Cape Town

The Blue Train travels between Pretoria and Cape Town mostly on Mondays and selected Wednesdays and Fridays. Departure time in Pretoria and Cape Town is always at 08h30 in the morning and arrival time is on the next day between 12h00 and 12h50 in the afternoon.

Blue Train Suite


Twin or double bed suites

The luxury suites offer train travellers twin or double-bed suites, en suite bathrooms with deep, long baths for slow, luxuriant soaking, radio and movie channels, a private digital entertainment centre, an inviting selection of music CDs and big-screen movies on DVD.

Blue Train Luxury Suite


All inclusive package

Rates are quoted inclusive of all meals, high tea in the afternoon, drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) and off-the train excursions. Special meals (Kosher or Halaal) and bed preference (double or twin) need to be specified at the time of reservation.


Travel Terms

  • Maximum two guests per suite.
  • Rates are quoted per person, one way fare, excluding French champagne, caviar and external telephone calls.

Travel Portfolio

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Premier Class

Blue Train

Rovos Rail

Car By Rail


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