GAUTRAIN STATION DESIGN THEMES
The background to the designing of the themes of the ten stations along the Gautrain route portrays the diverse South African resources, technology, economy and culture.
MUCH TO SEE AND DO ON THE GAUTRAIN ROUTE
The future lifestyle trend in Gauteng will be to live, work and seek entertainment along Gautrain’s route.
In anticipation of this new way of living, quiet suburbs and empty land are turning into high-density economic hubs. Inner city rejuvenation projects are mushrooming and in future many…
Centurion station is almost in the middle of one of the longest viaducts (elevated section) on the Gautrain system stretching from the John Vorster N1 interchange in the south, and to Jean Avenue N14 interchange in the north. The station is situated near the Centurion Lake at West Avenue and the Gerard Street intersection. Passengers will experience a panoramic view of Centurion entering or exiting the station.
The Gautrain Hatfield Station is a terminal station where the North-South train service will commence and terminates. The station is located within the Hatfield Business Node east of the Pretoria CBD adjacent to the existing PRASA railway network north of the University of Pretoria.
From Marlboro Station, the Gautrain route heads north, running to the east of Buccleuch until it reaches Midrand Station.
After Midrand Station, the route tracks the Old Pretoria-Johannesburg Road. But at Midrand Station… The proposed Midrand Station location will be adjacent to the Old…
Rosebank Station is an underground station located beneath Oxford Road, between Baker Street and Tyrwhitt Avenue, opposite The Zone shopping centre.
Rosebank Station is served by the North-South train service that operates between Hatfield and Park Stations. Passengers intend to travel on the…
GAUTRAIN’S JOHANNESBURG PARK STATION
Park Station Park station is the most southern Gautrain station situated adjacent to Metrorail’s Johannesburg Park Station in Braamfontein.
This underground station is located diagonally beneath Smit and Wolmarans streets. Transport to and from the station A fully integrated public…
Marlboro Gautrain Station is strategically positioned adjacent to the N3/Marlboro Drive interchange, south of Marlboro Drive and to the west of the N3.
Airport link train coaches will not be accessible for general passengers at Marlboro Station. Therefore, daily commuters using the general…
OR TAMBO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT STATION
OR Tambo International Airport Station is an elevated station with platforms situated on a viaduct.
The Station concourse is directly linked to the departures level of the adjacent new central terminal building, one level below. Locality Click here or on the image for a larger…
Rhodesfield Station is situated east of Anson Street, south of Valencia Street, west of OR Tambo International Airport and immediately to the south of the Kempton Park CDB.
Rhodesfield is close to the R21 and Aero City. Station platforms are elevated and located approximately one third of…
Sandton Station is an underground station situated beneath Rivonia Road, between West Street and Fifth Avenue.
It will border the Sandton Library and Nelson Mandela Square. From Sandton Station passengers can choose between a commuter service and an airport service. Locality Click here…
BACKGROUND TO OR TAMBO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT STATION (GPS: S:26°07.976′ E: 028°13.894′)
The OR Tambo International Airport station revolves around air passengers and people working at the airport as it is will be located within the airport terminal complex.
This station is one of the three corner posts of the Gautrain rail network, the others being Johannesburg Park Station and…
BACKGROUND TO SANDTON STATION (GPS: S:26°06.468′, E: 028°03.450′ )
The Gautrain adds a new dimension to the Sandton area by introducing a new mode of transport, namely a modern rapid rail link and a direct non-stop service to the OR Tambo International Airport.
The new service will further promote the developments for which Sandton is world-renowned without…
BACKGROUND TO PRETORIA STATION (GPS: S:25°45.490′, E: 028°11.368′)
The new Gautrain Station in Pretoria will be located south-east of the existing Pretoria Station with its historic Herbert Baker station.
It will be situated adjacent to the existing railway lines and platforms. The orientation of the Gautrain platforms is almost at a right angle with the…
BACKGROUND TO ROSEBANK STATION (GPS: S:26°08.715′, E: 028°02.632′ )
The Gautrain rail system has two major corridors: south-north and west-east.
Rosebank Station is located on the north-south main spine and will be served by the commuter service between Park Station in Johannesburg CBD and Hatfield Station east of the Pretoria CBD. 1. LOCALITYRosebank…
BACKGROUND TO RHODESFIELD STATION (GPS: S:26°07.700′, E: 028°13.514′ )
The proposed Rhodesfield Station is located east of Anson Street and south of Valencia Street in Rhodesfield, Kempton Park…
BACKGROUND TO HATFIELD STATION (GPS: S:25°44.859′ E: 028°14.280′)
Located within the Hatfield Business Node, the Gautrain Hatfield Station is the last station on the primary north-south axis of the Gautrain system between the Johannesburg Park Station and Hatfield Station.
Two further stations have been provided in the City of Pretoria Metropolitan…
BACKGROUND TO CENTURION STATION (GPS: S:25°51.097′, E: 028°11.384′)
Centurion Station is located near the intersection of West Avenue and Gerard Street east of the Centurion Lake.
FEEDER AND DISTRIBUTION:Centurion station feeder and distribution map VISION FOR CENTURION STATION:Click here for an artist impression of Centurion station. Click here or on…
BACKGROUND TO MARLBORO STATION (GPS: S:26°05.035′, E: 028°06.698′)
The site of the proposed Marlboro Station is south of Marlboro Drive adjacent to the N3/Marlboro Drive interchange.
Marlboro station feeder and distribution map…
BACKGROUND TO JOHANNESBURG PARK STATION (GPS: S:26°11.732′, E: 028°02.493′ )
There are five Gautrain stations in Johannesburg.
From the northern municipal border going southwards the first is at Midrand and the second at Marlboro. From there the Gautrain Rapid Rail Link runs southward through the Sandton area and on through Rosebank with stations in both areas. It…