Ticket types Return One way
Adult R255 R135
Child (4-17) R125 R65
SA senior citizen (Fridays only) R100 R53
Student (Fridays only) R130 R70
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Welcome to the official Cableway website. Find essential info for planning your visit to Table Mountain. 

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It’s International Cable Car Day: five of the world’s coolest cable cars!

The Cableway has transported more than 25-million visitors from across the globe to the summit of Table Mountain since 4 October 1929. With cable car variations in Switzerland, San Francisco, New Zealand and more, we are in good company.

Instagram Friday: Sunset views from the summit of Table Mountain

The Cableway’s amazing half-price Sunset Special returned this week and with it, incredible photos by our Instagram followers!

Hollywood actress Shannon Elizabeth visits Cableway

Many celebrities have visted Table Mountain Cableway over the years, and in December, we were honoured to welcome Hollywood star Shannon Elizabeth.

Five free things to do at the Cableway this summer

We get it – you spent all your money on Christmas gifts and it’s a long way to the next pay day, so you could do with some freebies. At the Cableway, we have plenty of cool free things to do!

A free guided walk at the top of Table Mountain

There’s nothing quite like taking in the amazing views of Cape Town and the fresh air at the summit of Table Mountain. Now, you can add a natural education about our fauna and flora as one of your must-dos with the Cableway’s free guided tours, which depart every hour from the Twelve Apostles Terrace.

Instagram Fridays: I've got sunshine on a cloudy day

At this time of year, Cape Town is visited by The Notorious W-I-N-D. This often means that we lose a few days of operation – for safety reasons, the cable car cannot operate in strong winds.

And the weather on Table Mountain today ...

The Table Mountain Aerial Cableway operates weather permitting. A number of variables, especially wind speed and visibility, are taken into account throughout the day to determine whether the Cableway is open or closed to visitors.