Public Transport

​Public Transit

Cape Town International Airport offers a variety of options for passengers in terms of transportation from the airport.  These range from car hire services, shuttles, taxi/cab and the My i shuttle.

Shuttle Services

Shuttles run from the airport to Cape Town and other destinations in the Western Cape.  The shuttles run from the international inner lane, representatives of each service, meet their passengers from the arrivals terminals.


For safety and security, arriving passengers should only use Touch -Down Taxis, the officially authorised airport taxi service provider.

Airport MyCiTi shuttle

This service runs between the Civic Centre in the City on Hertzog Boulevard in central Cape Town, and Cape Town International Airport.

Service ProviderContact NumberRoutes/RatesOperational HoursWebsite



0861 447 4444

Citi Hopper


+27 (0)21 936 3461 Call/Visit website7am-12 midnight weekdays

8am-12 midnight weekends

Centurion Tours


086 111 5388 (SA Only)


+27 (0)82 472 6216

 Call/Visit website 6am-12 midnight

Touch -Down Taxis


+27 (0)83 652 0786         


+27 (0)82 569 7555

  Call 5am-12midnight Not available

Airport Shuttle
My CiTi Bus


0800 656 463(SA only)

Airport-Civic Centre(R53) Visit website for more routes.
As of 28 June 2013 the airport route rate will go up to R62

Car Rentals Service Providers

There are currently 9 car rental agencies operating at CTIA.  The car rental facilities are situated in front of the Transport Plaza and Central Terminal Building.  Access to the facility is gained from two pedestrian subways that are placed on either side of the terminal building.  Pedestrians no longer have to cross any busy roadways to gain access.

The subways allow access to the car rental facilities as well as the shaded parking facilities.

Service ProviderContact NumberOperational HoursWebsite
 021 934 033024 hour service
 021 935 860024 hour service  
 021 934 7499 24 hour service  
 021 927 2750 24 hour service  
 021 935 3003 24 hour service  
 021 935 8650 24 hour service
 021 934 716507h30-23h00 daily  
 021 936 33555am-23h00 daily  
 021 935 02407am-23h00 daily