The Blue Train is a luxury train that operates in South Africa. The scenery offers a window to the soul of Africa with scenic views, elegant views, superb food and wine on offer, and elegant suites with on-suite bathrooms. The main route of the Blue Train is between Cape Town and Pretoria, a journey of 994 miles that takes approximately 2.5 days at a leisurely pace with some off-train excursions in Kimberly and Matjiesfontein.
The Blue Train offers a Kruger Safari a few times per year, the train runs from Pretoria to Hoedspruit in Kruger National Park, a 19-hour journey that allows guests to enjoy the Big 5. The Blue Train is an award- winning African luxury train offering a unique opportunity way to experience wild life and diversity of South Africa.