Gautrain to reduce train service intervals

The Gautrain Management Agency says weekday ridership has fallen to about 14 percent due to COVID-19.

The Gautrain Management Agency says weekday ridership has fallen to about 14 percent due to COVID-19.

eNCA

JOHANNESBURG - Gautrain has announced it will be reducing its train service intervals.

Trains will be available every 12-minutes during weekday peak periods and every 24-minutes in off-peak periods.

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On weekends and public holidays, trains will be available every 30 minutes throughout the day.

The Gautrain Management Agency says weekday ridership has fallen to about 14% due to COVID-19.

The service was shut alongside other forms of public transport when South Africa went into hard lockdown.

It was however allowed to operate again under Level 4.

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eNCA