Hop aboard for a memorable Valentine’s experience with The Holiday Express departing from Durban.

CHOOSE BETWEEN THESE DEPARTURE DATES:
12th Feb: Durban – Shongweni: R280 Adults, R210 Children, R880 Family Deal (Prices include entrance fee to The Shongweni Farmers’Market Music Festival.)
18th Feb: Durban – Shongweni: R250 Adults, R200 Children, R800 Family Deal
19th Feb: Durban – Scottburgh: R250 Adults, R200 Children, R800 Family Deal

The Shongweni Farmers Market Music FestivalFebruary 12th – Valentine’s Week!

  • 07.00am – Registration
  • 08.00am – Train departs for Shongweni
  • 09.00am – Arrival in Shongweni.  Board coaches for a short trip to the Market
  • 15.00pm – Depart by bus for Shongweni Station
  • 15.30pm – Train departs from Shongweni for Durban
  • 16.30pm – Arrival in Durban.

Registration on day of departure will be in the Premier Business Lounge at Durban Railway Station. The Premier Business Lounge can be accessed up the ramp from Jeff Taylor Crescent, which is between Umgeni Road and Masabalala Yengwa Avenue (previously NMR Avenue), just to the north of Durban’s central business district, and not far from the intersection with Somtseu Road.  Secure, boom-protected parking is available to Holiday Express clients, up the ramp on the second floor just outside the entrance to the Lounge.

PRASA levy a flat parking rate of R10.00 per vehicle for the day.

The route inland passes through two tunnels and stops will be made at the waterfalls to allow passengers to take photographs.

No refreshments or snacks will be provided on the train. Bear in mind that delicious snacks, pastries, light meals and refreshments, including locally brewed craft beers are available from the many stalls in the market.

Please note. The Shongweni Farmers’ and Craft Market will be charging an entrance fee to their Music Festival on 12th February, R30 for adults and R10 for children. Holiday Express has included these fees in your ticket prices of R280 and R210 for adults and children respectively.

Book your Tickets below!

– Family Deal (880): 2 Adults and 2 Children under 12.
– Babies 2 and under Free – sitting on parents laps.
– Kids 3- 12 (R210 per kid).
– Adults 12 onwards. (R280 per person).
Please Note: The Shongweni Farmers’ and Craft Market will be charging an entrance fee to their Music Festival on 12th February, R30 for adults and R10 for children. Holiday Express has included these fees in your ticket prices of R280 and R210 for adults and children respectively.

Shongweni Farmer’s Market – February 18

  • 07.00am – Registration
  • 08.00am – Train departs for Shongweni
  • 09.00am – Arrival in Shongweni.  Board bus for a short trip to the Market
  • 11.30pm – Depart by bus for Shongweni Station
  • 12.00pm – Train departs from Shongweni for Durban
  • 1.00pm – Arrival in Durban.

Registration on day of departure will be in the Premier Business Lounge at Durban Railway Station.

The Premier Business Lounge can be accessed up the ramp from Jeff Taylor Crescent, which is between Umgeni Road and Masabalala Yengwa Avenue (previously NMR Avenue), just to the north of Durban’s central business district, and not far from the intersection with Somtseu Road

Secure, boom-protected parking is available to Holiday Express clients, up the ramp on the second, floor just outside the entrance to the Lounge.

The route inland passes through two tunnels and stops will be made at the two waterfalls to allow passengers to take photographs.

No refreshments or snacks will be provided on the train, so please feel free to bring your own.

Book your Tickets below!

– Family Deal (R800): 2 Adults and 2 Children under 12.
– Babies 2 and under Free – sitting on parents laps.
– Kids 3- 12. (R200 per kid)
– Adults 12 onwards. (R250 per person)

The Scottburgh Valentine’s Train Experience – February 19

  • 9.00am – Registration
  • 10.00am – Train departs for Scottburgh
  • 11.30am – Arrival in Scottburgh
  • 3.00pm – Train departs from Scottburgh for Durban
  • 4.30pm – Arrival in Durban.

Registration, on day of departure, will be in the Premier Business Lounge at Durban Railway Station.

The Premier Business Lounge can be accessed via the ramp from Jeff Taylor Crescent, which is between Umgeni Road and Masabalala Yengwa Avenue (previously NMR Avenue), just to the north of Durban’s central business district, and not far from the intersection with Somtseu Road Secure and complimentary boom-protected parking is available for Holiday Express clients up the ramp to the second floor just outside the entrance to the Lounge

A range of refreshments, including wine, beer, soft drinks, biltong, peanuts and chips etc. will be available on the train. Remember to purchase your cash vouchers at registration.  You are also welcome to bring your own refreshments with you.

For the comfort of all passengers no smoking is allowed on the trains.

At this time of the year it is likely to be hot.  Suggest you dress accordingly, but bring something warm should the weather change.

Book your Tickets below!

– Family Deal (R800): 2 Adults and 2 Children under 12.
– Babies 2 and under Free – sitting on parents laps.
– Kids 3- 12. (R200 per kid)
– Adults 12 onwards. (R250 per person)

The Fine Print

Validity: Valid for 18 and 19 February 2017 only.

Further Information: Lunch and activity options are suggestions and not included in the deal. No walk-in customers allowed. Pictures displayed are only a representation. Subject to availability. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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TICKET PRICES

– Family Deal : 2 Adults and 2 Children under 12.
– Babies 2 and under Free – sitting on parents laps.
– Kids 3- 12.
– Adults 12 onwards.

– Family Deal : 2 Adults and 2 Children under 12.
– Babies 2 and under Free – sitting on parents laps.
– Kids 3- 12.
– Adults 12 onwards.
Please Note: The Shongweni Farmers’ and Craft Market will be charging an entrance fee to their Music Festival on 12th February, R30 for adults and R10 for children. Holiday Express has included these fees in your ticket prices of R280 and R210 for adults and children respectively.

Valentine’s Celebration packs for Couples

Exciting opportunity for very special couples!
R250 per pack. Order with your ticket booking. 

Each pack contains:

  • One bottle of Papillon Sparkling Wine (Brut or Semi-sweet); or one bottle of Caprice Non-alcoholic Sparkling Wine
  • Two Champagne glasses
  • One Beacon Ebony and Ivory chocolate slab
  • Two packets of popcorn (14g each)
  • One Photo Frame
  • One pack of Playing Cards

Book your Tickets below!