Gautrain boosts property prices

2017-11-05 06:00

Since the establishment of the Gautrain station in Rosebank, northern Johannesburg, property prices in the area have rocketed.

Public transport faces probe

2017-05-14 06:19

The Competition Commission is launching its fifth market inquiry, this time looking to intervene in the fraught public transport sector and its long history of turf wars, selective subsidies and high prices.

National bus strike continues 'indefinitely'

2017-04-12 22:11

The national bus strike is expected to continue after unions and employers were unable to reach an agreement over a pending salary increase.

Stop spending transport money on white elite - Cosatu

2016-10-05 21:24

Government should stop spending money on public transport projects for the white elite, Cosatu said.

Chaos at Gautrain stations after unexpected delays

2016-07-21 17:36

Gautrain users have been warned of delays of up to half an hour after an unexpected power outage earlier.

Gautrain apologises for OR Tambo, Sandton route disruptions

2016-06-01 10:35

Hundreds of Gautrain commuters have arrived late at their destinations after the train service experienced delays on its OR Tambo and Sandton-Park Station routes, the company says.

Gautrain bus drivers down tools

2016-01-12 07:22

Gautrain bus commuters will have to make alternative arrangements to get to work following a labour dispute with its drivers.

Uber faces bullying at Centurion Gautrain station

2015-11-10 13:00

Metered taxis are allegedly intimidating Uber drivers and passengers outside the Centurion Gautrain station but the internet service says these instances are 'isolated'.

Gautrain bus drivers embark on wildcat strike

2015-10-19 18:04

Gautrain bus commuters have been advised to make alternative arrangements as bus drivers embarked on a wildcat strike.

Short circuit causes Gautrain delays

2015-08-10 20:53

The Gautrain service between Midrand and Hatfield is experiencing delays due to a short in one of the two lines, a spokesperson for the high-speed link says.


Marah Louw's book launches #GautrainReads

2017-10-01 11:30

It was an intimate gathering with Marah Louw, whose book is to be the first in the series #GautrainReads.

Government issues temporary licences to taxis to compensate for bus strike

2017-04-13 21:41

The Department of Transport says it has issued temporary and special operating licences to taxi operators to compensate for the nationwide bus strike.

Gauteng govt to cough up R1.3bn in Gautrain settlement

2016-11-18 13:43

The Gauteng provincial government and Bombela Concession Company are to pay R1.3bn in a settlement agreement.

Underground Gautrain tunnels get ‘4G+’ coverage

2016-09-06 11:26

South Africa’s biggest mobile network Vodacom says it has installed a 4G+ network in underground tunnels along Gauteng’s Gautrain routes.

How metered taxis ‘blocked’ Uber from JHB station

2016-06-09 15:06

Metered taxi drivers used orange traffic cones from a drop-off zone outside Johannesburg’s Park Station to block off Uber drivers, say eyewitnesses.

The disruption in car ownership

2016-05-17 12:00

Individual mobility options like public transport, Uber and car-sharing are shaping change in the automotive industry.

Gautrain service disrupted in Tshwane

2015-11-28 15:20

The Gautrain service between Hatfield and Pretoria has been disrupted following damage to the line.

How Ecomobility fest in Sandton will change Joburg forever

2015-10-30 14:04

Johannesburg Mayor Parks Tau says he wants to develop an integrated public transport system, linking Gautrain and its buses with minibus taxi services.

Gautrain service between Midrand, Hatfield back on track

2015-08-11 06:24

The Gautrain service between Midrand and Hatfield is back on schedule following delays caused by power cuts.

Uber intimidation victims warn Sandton users

2015-07-14 13:04

Two Uber customers who were intimidated by metered taxi drivers outside the Sandton Gautrain station have a warning for fellow fans of the app-based service.

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