Updated 24 Oct 12:59:54
The cableway is Closed: adverse weather conditions
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degrees Celsius
The temperature is Cold with Good visibility & Gale Force wind.

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Ticket type Return One way
Adult R225 R115
Child 4-17 return R110 R58
SA senior citizen (Fridays only at Ticket Office) R95 R50
SA student (Fridays only at Ticket Office)
R130 R68
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Welcome to the official Cableway website. Find essential info for planning your visit to Table Mountain.

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#ThrowbackThursday – the 1974 upgrade

Last week, we shared pictures of the second cable car, which was introduced in 1958. Today, we have pictures of the third cable car, which came into service in 1974.

Cable Card deal available on Groupon

Quick! There are only two days left to take up a special discounted deal on Cable Cards, the card that gives you year-round access to Table Mountain!

Congratulations to our Snap, Share and Win competition winner!

After four weeks of receiving many great photos, the overall winner of the Snap, Share and Win competition is Arthur Bacchus, with this excellent entry ...

A birthday treat on Table Mountain

While everybody who lives in Cape Town has Table Mountain as a constant presence in their lives, there are many who have not had the privilege of going all the way to the top.

#ThrowbackThursday – the Cableway's first upgrade

Last week, we looked at the opening of the Cableway in 1929. Today, we have a picture from the second cable car, which was introduced during an upgrade in 1958.

Special deal on Cable Cards: save 23%!

Starting today, we’re offering a discount on new Cable Card sign-ups. Head over to Groupon, where you can get your hands on one Adult Cable Card plus a R50 voucher for the Table Mountain Café for only R450.

Exploring Table Mountain's views in 360 degrees

We recently celebrated our 85th birthday, and invited Cape Town Instagrammers to celebrate with us. Travel bloggers The Wild Angle put together this excellent interactive 360˚ panorama, highlighting the best bits.