Transportation to and from Cape Town Airport


What is the distance from Cape Town Airport to the centre of Cape Town?

The distance from the airport to the centre of Cape Town (Greenmarket Square) is 20 kilometres / 12.4 miles. The journey time is approximately 30 minutes. During peak hours, travel time can be up to an hour.

From CPT Airport to Cape Town City centre by Car
20 km
30 min

Public transport

Bus to Cape Town

From Cape Town Airport a bus runs every 30 minutes to Cape Town Civic Centre, located in the city centre. The MyCiTi Airport bus station can be found just outside the terminal building. The bus service runs from 05:00 hours to 21:30 hours on weekdays and from 06:00 hours to 21:30 hours on weekends and public holidays. It is possible to buy a rechargeable pass for (multiple) day access or you can buy a single trip from the airport to the city centre, the price is 85 ZAR per person. At Cape Town Civic Centre you can change to other bus lines of MyCiTi, they offer connections all over the city. Travel time from the airport to the city will be 40 minutes. Please consult website MyCiTi for more information.


Cape Peninsula: Full-Day Small Group Tour with Penguins

€ 88.95

Experience the beauty of the Cape Peninsula along Chapman's Peak, making stops at the Cape of Good Hope, Cape Point, Simon's Town and more. Get up close to penguins at Boulders Beach, and choose from a number of optional activities.

Cape Peninsula and Penguin Colony Full Day Guided Tour

€ 86.66

Explore the majesty of South Africa on this day tour through the spectacular Cape Peninsula. Enjoy the beauty of Clifton and Camps Bay, gaze at the peaks of the Twelve Apostles, visit a penguin colony, and see the famous wineries of Constantia.

Cape Town: Lion's Head Sunrise or Sunset Hike

€ 45.61

Enjoy panoramic views of Cape Town and the surrounding beaches and mountains on the circular route up Lion's Head. Soak up a beautiful sunrise or sunset on the mountain before hiking back down under the safe guidance of a local guide.


Cape Point and Penguin Explorer Full-Day Tour from Cape Town

€ 45.96

Enjoy a day excursion from Cape Town to Cape Point and the Cape of Good Hope. Visit the penguins at Boulders Beach and even spot whales in season.

Cape Town: Tandem Paragliding Adventure

€ 84.71

Go tandem paragliding in Cape Town. The best way to see Atlantic Coastline, Lion's Head, Signal Hill, Camp's Bay, Clifton Beaches, Waterfront, and Robben Island. Fly for up to 20 minutes depending on weather conditions and thermal activities.

Cape Town: Marine Life Kayak Tour From The V&A Waterfront

€ 29.32

Explore the fresh movements of the Atlantic ocean, encounter the active marine life, and possibly catch a glimpse of some local dolphins, whales, seals, penguins, and sunfish. With mountains as a backdrop, experience a unique perspective in Cape Town.

Tours and transport

Half-Day Tour Through Cape Town's Townships

€ 43.66

Become a guest in the Townships of South Africa with your own personal guide. Walk the streets, chat with the locals, visit the schools. With your guide Camissa, you are not a voyeur, you are a guest.

Cape Town: 2 Oceans Scenic Helicopter Flight

€ 192.23

Take a scenic helicopter flight over one of the most beautiful cities in the world, and experience the beauty of Cape Town and its surrounding scenery from a different perspective. Get breathtaking aerial views of Table Mountain, Chapman's Peak and more.

The Cape Town Official City Pass

€ 81.13

Get free entry to over 70 of Cape Town's top attractions including free transport on the Hop On - Hop Off bus for the duration of your pass. Save money and time with this City Pass all while exploring the many hidden gems Cape Town has to offer.


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