Cape Town International Airport

Cape Town International Airport (CTIA) is Africa’s most award-winning airport. As Africa’s 3rd largest airport it processes over 8 million passengers annually with over 50 % of the country’s air passengers passing through the airport. It is the primary airport serving the city of Cape Town and Stellenbosch. Located approximately 20 kilometres (12 mi) from the town centre, the airport has domestic and international terminals, linked by a common central terminal. The airport offers direct flights from South Africa’s other two main urban areas, Johannesburg and Durban, as well as flights to smaller centres in South Africa. Internationally, it offers direct flights to several destinations in Africa, Asia and Europe and many more via Johannesburg.

Travel to and within Stellenbosch & Western Cape

Delegates to Stellenbosch mostly arrive and depart by air. Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town have modern airports with facilities to match. Apart from shops and restaurants, international arrival halls have banks and foreign exchange outlets. Lounges are available for business-class travellers. All of the airports offer wireless Internet (WIFI) access throughout the building or designated ‘hot spots’ where coverage exists. Cape Town International Airport offers direct flights to a number of centres in Africa, Asia and Europe but the bulk of international carriers fly into Johannesburg. Cape Town is a two-hour domestic flight from Johannesburg and on average there are flights every half hour between the two cities with a variety of domestic carriers.


Stellenbosch is ideal for exploring on foot and this is the perfect way to experience the energy and vibrancy of the town.

Car rental

Stellenbosch offers a wide selection of car rental companies with good road systems. An international driver’s license is required and driving is on the left-hand side of the road


Cycling is a convenient choice of transport in Stellenbosch. The town is known by local and international mountain bike and road bike professionals as one of the best areas in the world for cycling.  With endless trails and open roads in and around Stellenbosch, leisure cyclists and technical riders are definitely spoilt for choice