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There are 4 ways to get from Cape Town CPT Airport to Franschhoek by bus, taxi, train or car

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Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Cape Town CPT Airport to Civic Centre
  2. Take the bus from Cape Town to Paarl
  3. Take a taxi from Paarl to Franschhoek

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Bus, train, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Cape Town CPT Airport to Civic Centre
  2. Take the train from Cape Town to Stellenbosch
  3. Take a taxi from Stellenbosch to Franschhoek

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Cape Town CPT Airport to Franschhoek

Drive

  1. Drive from Cape Town CPT Airport to Franschhoek

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cape Town CPT Airport to Franschhoek is to drive which costs R 100 - R 150 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cape Town CPT Airport to Franschhoek is to taxi which costs R 800 - R 950 and takes 48 min.

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The distance between Cape Town CPT Airport and Franschhoek is 49 km. The road distance is 66.2 km.

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The best way to get from Cape Town CPT Airport to Franschhoek without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 2h 44m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 44m to get from Cape Town CPT Airport to Franschhoek, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cape Town CPT Airport to Franschhoek is 66 km. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Cape Town CPT Airport to Franschhoek.

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Map of how to get from Cape Town CPT Airport to Franschhoek.
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  • Distance: 48.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 44m

What companies run services between Cape Town CPT Airport, South Africa and Franschhoek, South Africa?

There is no direct connection from Cape Town CPT Airport to Franschhoek. However, you can take the bus to Civic Centre, take the walk to Cape Town, take the bus to Paarl, then take the taxi to Franschhoek. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Civic Centre, take the walk to Cape Town, take the train to Stellenbosch, then take the taxi to Franschhoek.

Train operators
CT Trains
Website
cttrains.co.za
Train from Cape Town to Stellenbosch
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
R 8 - R 18
Schedules at
cttrains.co.za
Metro
R 8 - R 18
Bus operators
My Citi
Phone
0800 65 64 63
Website
myciti.org.za
Bus from Cape Town CPT Airport to Civic Centre
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
R 303
Schedules at
myciti.org.za
Shared
R 303
Eldo Coaches
Phone
+27 (0)11 213 9953/4/5
Email
info@eldocoaches.co.za
Website
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Paarl
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Paarl to Franschhoek
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
R 330 - R 400

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