Transfers & Vehicles


Thompsons Africa uses the latest and finest vehicles on the market, including Toyota Corollas, Toyota Quantums, Mercedes Sprinters, Volare Mini Coaches and specially modified open safari vehicles – all with the requisite permits.   We select our vehicles very carefully, against a strict set of criteria, in full knowledge of what our clientele needs and wants.  All vehicles are exceptionally comfortable and spacious, with full air-conditioning throughout and good sound quality when the tour director is speaking.  With headrests, and ample leg and head room, transfers are comfortable, cool and professional.


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Seat in Coach Transfers are done in a three-seater sedan, seven- seater micro-bus, 13 seater Quantum, or 18/22-seater mini coach with a maximum of three pick-ups/drop-offs en route to/from the airport.
Private Transfers are done in either a sedan or micro-bus, for a maximum of three or seven guests respectively, where you are transferred straight to your destination.
Luxury Transfers are done in a luxury sedan, for a maximum of three guests, where you are taken straight to your destination.  Please note that with the luxury transfer, there is a luggage restriction of one standard size suitcase per person.
Transfer Tours - a unique product by Thompsons Africa – essentially we turn a simple long distance transfer into an exciting and informative tour.
Vehicle Charter - Thompsons Africa have invested in some of the newest and best vehicles available in Southern Africa. Our fleet of 70 vehicles is made up of the newest VW T5 Combis, Mercedes Vitos, Toyota Quantums and Volare Mini Coaches. All vehicles are available for charter.
Shuttle Services - Thompsons Africa offers a number of pre-booked fixed departure shuttles between key destinations.
Sun City Shuttle - OR Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg) to/from all Sun City Hotels. This shuttle departs four times a day at specific times.