Another horror journey for Shosholoza Meyl passengers

2015-10-06 20:32

Angry passengers on a Shosholoza Meyl train from East London arrived in Johannesburg more than 22 hours later than scheduled after the locomotive had be to replaced twice.

Second time unlucky for pastor as train derails

2015-08-19 14:27

A pastor has told how he woke up to a terrible noise as the Shosholoza Meyl train he was travelling on derailed outside Kimberley - the second such accident he's experienced in three years.

Shosholoza Meyl soon back on track

2010-11-16 11:47

Long-distance rail operator Shosholoza Meyl will be back on track by the end of November after it suspended services over a dispute with Transnet.

Shosholoza-Meyl workers to march

2010-09-20 12:47

Thousands of Shosholoza-Meyl employees are expected to march to Transnet's office in Johannesburg, says the SA Transport and Allied Workers' Union.


Cable theft leaves Shosholoza high and dry in the Karoo

2015-09-30 10:58

Cable theft has reached such high levels that the crime has now prevented a major train network from working efficiently.

SA's cheapest travel options

2014-01-13 11:41

Mango and Shosholoza Meyl offer the best value for money for cash-strapped South African travellers, says Rob Baker.

Transnet-Prasa problem sorted out

2010-10-22 16:35

The impasse between Transnet and the Passenger Rail Agency of SA has been "ironed out" in Pretoria, says the transport ministry.

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