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 R290 return (8.30am - close), R275 return (1pm - close). Children R140 return (8.30am - close), R135 return (1pm - close). Under-4s ride free – check the website for full ticket info

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).

How much does it cost?

Adult return tickets from 8.30am - 1pm cost R290, R275 from 1pm - close. Children return tickets from 8.30am - 1pm cost R140, R135 (1pm - close). Learn more about ticket prices here.

Travel Tip!

Travel tip! Pre-buy your Table Mountain Cableway ticket from the driver between stops 1 to 6 or City Sightseeing (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).