Transnet Freight Rail's core business is that of moving freight.

To this effect a process is currently taking place to dispose non-core business such as passenger services within the division to allow the organisation to focus on its key freight segments of the market. While the process is not finalised Transnet Freight Rail will continue hosting the passenger sercies on its website.

Shosholoza Meyl, the preferred long distance rail transporter of choice, promises all our valued customers a "Pleasant Experience" from the moment they book and buy their ticket, until they disembark at their end destination. Shosholoza Meyl has 8 primary routes linking South Africa's cities, with smaller towns along each route.

Shosholoza Meyl, a safe and pleasant way to explore South Africa.

The Premier Classe offers luxury accommodation, fine dining, personal assistance and a scenic route between Cape Town and Pretoria (or vice versa), South Africa. The Premier Classe's unique contemporary style provides an excellent way to see South Africa.

The Blue Train, the ultimate luxury recreational rail experience. The Blue Train combines the luxury of the world's leading hotels with the charm of train travel. Experience a timeless world of grace, elegance and romance. Let spectacular scenery stir your imagination and luxurious comfort soothe your body and soul. It's an experience of a lifetime for those who appreciate finer things in life.