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Please note that for administrative reasons our office phone (012-767-7913) is presently only manned from 09:00 to 12:00, Monday to Friday. We sincerely apologise for this temporary reduction in our service hours. In the event that your call is very urgent and the phone remains unanswered, please contact Arno directly on his personal number, 082-293-4616.

Public Train Trips

3 July 2016

Sunday, 2 July 2016: Tshwane Xplorer and Open Day at Hermanstad

Open day poster take 2

On Sunday 3 July 2016, FOTR will have a festive Open Day at its Hermanstad Station. Starting at 10:00 am there will be all sorts of activities including music, braais (bring your own food), food stalls, and short train rides within the depot. Bring your own cooler box.

Entrance fees: R20 per adult. R10 per child under 12.

At 14:00 our vintage steam train leaves on an afternoon Tshwane Xplorer trip. This year, due to line closures for maintenance, we will be travelling out through Wonderboom, Pretoria North and Bon Accord to Pyramid South before returning to our depot. This trip will be of about 2.5 hours duration and take in the Pretoria northern suburbs and out into the countryside to the north of the city. Take your cooler box on board.

Advance bookings for the Tshwane Xplorer are essential. Book early! Seats sell quickly and we cannot guarantee any seats available on the day.

Ticket prices:

Adults: R200, Pensioners and disabled persons: R175, Teenagers 13 to 18: R150, children 7 to 13: R125, Children 2 to 6: R75, Infants under 2: free.  10% discount for parties of 15 or more persons (discount NOT available at Computicket).

Book online using your credit or debit card or by EFT through Quicket : Quicket

or book directly with FOTR using our handly email booking form (EFT payments only) : bookbutton

 

The small print: Terms, conditions and limitations of liability apply to all FOTR bookings and trips. Important: Please read our terms, conditions and Limitation of Liability here: Passenger information

Train Schedule - 2016

FOTR's Train Trip Program for 2016

(Updated: 2016.05.09)

This timetable is subject to change without advance notice as circumstances may dictate. The intended running date and time of each train should be confirmed closer to the advertised running date. Depending on customer demand or for other technical or operational reasons, train dates and departure times may have to be changed, added or cancelled without necessarily updating this list. FOTR will however use its best efforts to keep all booked passengers informed of any changes that might occur.

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Date Day Time Origin Destination Brief Info More Info
16 June 2016 Thusrday 08:00 Hermanstad Cullinan Youth Day Diamond Express SOLD OUT!!
19 June 2016 Sunday 08:00 Hermanstad Cullinan Fathers' Day Diamond Express SOLD OUT!
03 July 2016 Sunday 13:00 Hermanstad Tshwane circular route Winter's Tshwane Xplorer  
09 August 2016 Tuesday 13:00 Hermanstad Tshwane circular route Women's Day Tshwane Xplorer  
04 September 2016 Sunday 08:00 Hermanstad Cullinan Spring Day Diamond Express Click HERE
24 September 2016 Saturday 08:00 Hermanstad Cullinan Heritage Day and National Braai Day Diamond Express Click HERE
30 October 2016 Sunday 08:00 Hermanstad Cullinan Diamond Express Click HERE
26 November 2016 Saturday 08:00 Hermanstad Cullinan Diamond Express Click HERE
02 December 2016 Friday 08:00 Hermanstad Cullinan Diamond Express Click HERE
10 December 2016 Saturday 08:00 Hermanstad Cullinan Santa's Diamond Express Click HERE
11 December 2016 Sunday 08:00 Hermanstad Cullinan Santa's Diamond Express Click HERE
16 December 2016 Friday 08:00 Hermanstad Cullinan Santa's Diamond Express Click HERE

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