Gallery: South Africa to Unveil Plans for High Speed Rail Network


From the US to the UK to China, countries around the world getting in on the high speed rail bandwagon. The latest country to announce plans for a network is South Africa, which is now looking into a high speed rail line that connects Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town. Right now a journey from Durban to Johannesburg can take up to 12 hours, but with a high speed rail line the trip would only take 3 hours. This vast improvement is what South African officials feel is necessary to improve economic development and modernize the country.

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  1. juvas June 21, 2013 at 6:33 am

    hello Bridgette Meinhold, you have facebook..?

  2. Steve Akpotayobor June 4, 2010 at 11:52 am

    please we are interested in your speed train i want to talk to you on phone send me your phone number this is my email add thhanks

  3. davidwayneosedach April 15, 2010 at 8:32 pm

    Where are they getting the actual trains from? China?

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