Special Trains

Sorry this train is fully booked

24. June 2017

lanes, Train & Automobiles
On the 24th June we run a train- vintage plane - vintage car/bike event on the Krugersdorp to Magalies route.
The steam train will depart Krugersdorp heading towards Magaliesburg 9h30 sharp.
It will be followed by vintage planes and cars/bikes.
The train will depart Magalies around 15h00 again followed by the cars/ bikes. 

!! The 24th June train departs at Park Station at 8.30am sharp. Please make sure that you are on the platform at the Park Station by the latest 8.15am. 

This will allow you to have more time to enjoy more of the planes flying alongside or over the train and the cars and motorbikes alongside the rails !!

Catch a ride on a real Vintage main line Steam Train out into the countryside, to the quaint Magaliesburg Station and its beautifull Sleepy River**.

On this very special trip, vehicles from the Tiger Moth Club of South Africa and the Vintage & Veteran Club will join the Reefsteamers Steam Train for the journey from Krugersdorp to Magaliesburg, providing a unique and spectacular experience featuring the sights and sounds of a bygone era.

Booking is essential: booking is closed for this train

Photographers needing details: contact Ian Morison at photo@reefsteamers.com

** We are using a very exciting new picnic area called Magalies Sleepy River.  This venue is 10 min from the station by bus.  The cost of the bus fare is R60.00 per adult, R30.00 per child (between the ages of 7 to 12) and children under the age of 6 are free.  The bus fare will be collected from you on the train on the day of the train trip.  The venue has an excellent braai area, fully licenced kiosk where they sell ice cold drinks, soft drinks and ice creams.  They also sell wood and ice. The ablution blocks are kept clean the whole day.  They have a lovely big, sparkling, cold water swimming pool, jungle gyms, lots of large mowed grass and more.   You can also buy a ticket for helicopter flips from Capital Air at the picnic area.  The cost per flip is R250.00.  There will soon be a mini market at the facilities.  For further information, please go onto the website www.magaliessleepyriver.co.za.  Please bring your swimming costumes and towels with you as well as camping chairs and picnic blanket.

Travel timetable:
Trains depart from Johannesburg Park Station, platform 14
Johannesburg Park Station- Magaliesburg
Departure from Johannesburg main station 8:30
Arrival at Magaliesburg 11:00

Magaliesburg - Johannesburg Park Station
Departure from Magaliesburg 15:00
Arrival at Johannesburg (scheduled) 17:45
Booking details:
Our Ticket booking office
Cell: Booking is closed
E-Mail: Booking is closed

Payment details
You receive the payment instructions with your reservation details

Ticket Prices for 2017
Johannesburg Park Station - Magaliesburg and return:
Per Seat on a day sitter coach
Adults R 250
Children (4-12 Years) R 200
Children under 4 Years

Private Compartment:
Seats 6 people (only 4 Compartments available)
Including welcome basket R 2500.00
Without welcome basket R 2000.00

Private Coach hire R 35000.00

Please do not board the train without a ticket or confirming payment.
Kindly note that payment is required up front to confirm your booking. All provisional bookings will be removed from the booking list 72 hours prior the scheduled departure date.
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