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

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Recommended option

Bus, taxi  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Cape Town to Swellendam
  2. Take a taxi from Riviersonderend to Cape Agulhas

$134 - $172

Cheapest option

Train, bus, taxi  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Cape Town to Strand
  2. Take the bus from Somerset West to Caledon
  3. Take a taxi from Caledon to Cape Agulhas

$120 - $154

2 alternative options

Train, bus, taxi via Riviersonderend  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Cape Town to Strand
  2. Take the bus from Somerset West to Riviersonderend
  3. Take a taxi from Riviersonderend to Cape Agulhas

$131 - $166

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Cape Town to Cape Agulhas 141.4 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The distance between Cape Town and Cape Agulhas is 176 km. The road distance is 226.2 km.

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The best way to get from Cape Town to Cape Agulhas without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 4 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to get from Cape Town to Cape Agulhas, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cape Town to Cape Agulhas is 226 km. It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to drive from Cape Town to Cape Agulhas.

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There are 79+ hotels available in Cape Agulhas. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cape Town to Cape Agulhas.
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  • Distance: 110.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 36 min

What companies run services between Cape Town, South Africa and Cape Agulhas, South Africa?

There is no direct connection from Cape Town to Cape Agulhas. However, you can take the bus to Riviersonderend then take the taxi to Cape Agulhas. Alternatively, you can take the train to Strand, take the walk to Somerset West, take the bus to Caledon, then take the taxi to Cape Agulhas.

Train operators
CT Trains
Website
cttrains.co.za
Train from Cape Town to Strand
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
cttrains.co.za
Metro
$1 - $2
Bus operators
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Swellendam
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Riviersonderend
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Somerset West to Caledon
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Somerset West to Riviersonderend
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Riviersonderend
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Riviersonderend to Cape Agulhas
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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