Due to high volume online purchases, the ticket office will be closed at the mountain. To ensure your chance to ride the cableway, please purchase tickets online before ariving.

Ticket type Return One way
Adult (see below for details) R225 R115
Child 4-17 return R110 R58
SA senior citizen (Fridays only at Ticket Office) R95 R50
Student (Fridays only at Ticket Office)
R130 R68
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For a fast and convenient way to experience the Cableway, buy your tickets online before you arrive.

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Visitor info

Welcome to the official Cableway website. Find essential info for planning your visit to Table Mountain. Please note that we are closed between 27 July and 9 August 2015 for annual maintenance.

Call us on +27 (0)21 424 0015


Tips on what to do at the Lower Cable Station from ground staff

The views from the top of Table Mountain are unmatched, but to thoroughly enjoy the experience you should start exploring at the Lower Cable station.

What’s blooming on Table Mountain with The Fynbos Guy

Mid‐winter and the cable car is down for its annual maintenance. Time to stay inside? On the contrary, Table Mountain is bursting with flowers right now – let me show you.

Buy your Kidz Season Special tickets before Table Mountain Cableway’s maintenance shutdown

Table Mountain Cableway’s annual maintenance shutdown is scheduled from 27 July to 9 August 2015 – and families are taking full advantage of our amazing Kidz Season Special, treating their little ones to a free cable car ride before then.

Inspirational time-lapse video of Cape Town

Mike Eloff’s time-lapse video of Cape Town is a must-see.

Cableway team plants trees at local community centre for Mandela Day

Our Cableway green team kept the Madiba magic alive this Mandela Day when they put their botanical skills to use at the Tafelsig Community Development Centre in Tafelsig, Mitchell’s Plain on Friday, 17 July 2015.

Cableway closes for annual maintenance

Bidding Capetonians and the Mother City’s visitors a very brief farewell, the Table Mountain Cableway will be closed from Monday 27 July to Sunday 9 August, 2015 for scheduled annual maintenance.

Cape Town Big 7 Mandela Day 2015 celebrations at Table Mountain

Table Mountain Cableway is big on giving back to the community and with this in mind, jumped at the chance to host its Cape Town Big 7 partner Groot Constantia Wine Estate’s children for a day at the summit of our Wonder of Nature on Tuesday 14 July, 2015.