Updated 31 Oct 16:18:58
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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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Sunset Special is back! Great prizes to be won

To coincide with the relaunch of the Sunset Special, we’re giving away an awesome prize: a party on Table Mountain! You and nine friends could be enjoying drinks and snacks provided by us on your own private deck outside the Table Mountain Café.

#ThrowbackThursday – introducing the latest cable cars

It’s our birthday month! The Cableway turned 85 on 4 October, and we’re celebrating by delving into the archives for some interesting historical photos. Check out the blogs we’ve published on each Thursday in October for this special series of #ThrowbackThursday moments.

#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.