There are 3 ways to get from Cape Town to De Hoop Nature Reserve by bus, taxi, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus, taxi  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Capetown to Swellendam
  2. Take a taxi from Swellendam to De Hoop Nature Reserve

$116 - $151

Cheapest option

Train, bus, drive  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Cape Town to Strand
  2. Take the bus from Somerset West to Riviersonderend
  3. Drive from Riviersonderend to De Hoop Nature Reserve

$25 - $37

1 alternative option

Drive  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Cape Town to De Hoop Nature Reserve 194.4 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Cape Town to De Hoop Nature Reserve is to train and bus and drive which costs R 350 - R 550 and takes 8 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cape Town to De Hoop Nature Reserve is to drive which costs R 420 - R 650 and takes 6 h 6 min.

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The distance between Cape Town and De Hoop Nature Reserve is 203 km. The road distance is 311.1 km.

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The best way to get from Cape Town to De Hoop Nature Reserve without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 7 h 13 min and costs R 1 600 - R 2 200.

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It takes approximately 7 h 13 min to get from Cape Town to De Hoop Nature Reserve, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cape Town to De Hoop Nature Reserve is 311 km. It takes approximately 6 h 6 min to drive from Cape Town to De Hoop Nature Reserve.

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There are six+ hotels available in De Hoop Nature Reserve. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cape Town to De Hoop Nature Reserve.
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  • Distance: 127.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 13 min

What companies run services between Cape Town, South Africa and De Hoop Nature Reserve, South Africa?

There is no direct connection from Cape Town to De Hoop Nature Reserve. However, you can take the bus to Swellendam then take the taxi to De Hoop Nature Reserve. Alternatively, you can take the train to Strand, take the walk to Somerset West, take the bus to Riviersonderend, then take the drive to De Hoop Nature Reserve.

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
Baz Bus
Phone
+27 21 422 5202
Email
info@bazbus.com
Website
bazbus.com
Bus from Capetown to Swellendam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
bazbus.com
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Swellendam
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
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
Other operators
Taxi from Swellendam to De Hoop Nature Reserve
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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