Stop 7: Table Mountain Aerial Cableway

Getting There

Lower Cable Station, Tafelberg Road, Cape Town

Contact Details

+27 (0)21 424 0015

Operating Hours

Opening and closing times change throughout the year – check the website for current opening hours and operating status

Stop Information

2 hours (recommended time to explore this stop)

Adult R380 return (8.30am - close), R300 return (1pm - close). Children R190 return (8.30am - close), R150 return (1pm - close). Under-4s ride free – check the website for full ticket info

How much does it cost?

Adult return tickets from 8.30am - 1pm cost R380, R300 from 1pm - close. Children return tickets from 8.30am - 1pm cost R190, R150 (1pm - close). Learn more about ticket prices here.

Things to do at Table Mountain Aerial Cableway

  • Set foot on Cape Town's famous icon and main tourist attraction

  • Take a guided tour at the top of one of the world's New7Wonders of Nature

  • Keep your eyes peeled for animals: dassies, porcupines, grysbok, mongooses, snakes and tortoises can all be spotted on the mountain

How much time do I need?

Two hours will be sufficient time to hop on the cableway and explore the top of Table Mountain. Save time and skip the ticket office queue — buy your Cableway ticket directly from our tour offices or bus drivers (tickets cannot be bought online or without a bus ticket).

Travel Tip!

Travel tip! Pre-buy your Table Mountain Cableway ticket from the driver before you reach the mountain (at stop 1 outside Two Oceans Aquarium, stop 5 at 81 Long Street or stop 8 on Victoria Road, Camps Bay) and skip the queue at the Cableway ticket office. Adult return: R290, children return: R140 (4–17 years).Please note, tickets must be bought between stops 1 to 6 and not at stop 7 (Table Mountain).