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Duration 2h 28m
Distance 28 km
Average price R 1 200
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Robben Island

The nearest airport to Robben Island is Capetown (CPT). There is no direct connection from Nearby airports to Robben Island. However, you can take the bus to Civic Centre, take the walk to CapeTown Convention Center, take the bus to The Clock Tower, take the walk to Cape Town, then take the ferry to Murray's Bay. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from George (GRJ) to Robben Island via Mossel Bay, Capetown, Long Street, The Clock Tower, and Cape Town in around 8h 57m.

Recommended airport

Capetown (CPT)

  1. Cape Town CPT Airport
  2. Cape Town
  3. Robben Island
2h 28m
Cheapest
R 753 - R 1 143
Other nearby airports

George (GRJ)

  1. Mossel Bay
  2. Cape Town
  3. Robben Island
8h 57m

Port Elizabeth (PLZ)

  1. Port Elizabeth
  2. Cape Town
  3. Robben Island
13h 44m
R 823 - R 1 387

East London (ELS)

  1. East London
  2. Cape Town
  3. Robben Island
18h 46m
R 866 - R 1 750

Bloemfontein (BFN)

  1. Bloemfontein
  2. Cape Town
  3. Robben Island
14h 52m
R 946 - R 1 491

Important airports for Cape Town

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Robben Island is Capetown (CPT) Airport which is 27.7 km away.

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It takes 2h 28m to get from Cape Town to Capetown (CPT) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Capetown (CPT) Airport, which is 16.7 km away from Cape Town. The bus and ferry from Capetown (CPT) to Cape Town takes 2h 28m.

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There are 1256+ hotels available in Robben Island. Prices start at R 1 500 per night.

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