There are 6 ways to get from Stellenbosch to Somerset West by bus, train, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the bus from Stellenbosch to Somerset West

$12 - $17

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Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Stellenbosch to Somerset West 12.9 miles

$11 - $14

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Stellenbosch to Eerste River Northern
  2. Take the train from Eerste River to Somerset West Northern

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stellenbosch to Somerset West 12.9 miles

$24 - $29

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Stellenbosch to Somerset West 12.9 miles

$2 - $3

Walk  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Walk from Stellenbosch to Somerset West 12.5 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stellenbosch and arriving at Somerset West. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stellenbosch to Somerset West. However, there are services departing from Stellenbosch and arriving at Somerset West via Eerste River. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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The distance between Stellenbosch and Somerset West is 16 km. The road distance is 20.6 km.

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The best way to get from Stellenbosch to Somerset West without a car is to bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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The bus from Stellenbosch to Somerset West takes 25 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Stellenbosch to Somerset West bus services, operated by Greyhound ZA, depart from Stellenbosch station.

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Stellenbosch to Somerset West train services, operated by CT Trains, depart from Stellenbosch station.

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The best way to get from Stellenbosch to Somerset West is to bus which takes 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 28 min.

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Stellenbosch to Somerset West bus services, operated by Greyhound ZA, arrive at Somerset West station.

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Stellenbosch to Somerset West train services, operated by CT Trains, arrive at Somerset West station.

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Map of how to get from Stellenbosch to Somerset West.
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  • Distance: 10.3 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Stellenbosch, South Africa and Somerset West, South Africa?

Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Stellenbosch to Somerset West once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Stellenbosch to Somerset West via Eerste River in around 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
CT Trains
Website
cttrains.co.za
Train from Stellenbosch to Eerste River
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
cttrains.co.za
Train from Eerste River to Somerset West
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
cttrains.co.za
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Stellenbosch to Somerset West
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Other operators
Uber Cape Town
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Stellenbosch to Somerset West
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $14
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uberBLACK
$19 - $24
Assist
$11 - $14
UberX
$11 - $14
UberXL
$12 - $16
Taxi from Stellenbosch to Somerset West
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29

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Yes, the driving distance between Stellenbosch to Somerset West is 21 km. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Stellenbosch to Somerset West.

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There are 695+ hotels available in Somerset West. Prices start at $45 USD per night.

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