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Important parking and travel info for RiRi's Cape Town gig

2013-10-16 09:39
 
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Cape Town - Rihanna fans going to the concert on Wednesday evening are advised to consider alternative modes of transport.

V&A Waterfront:

In light of the current construction at the V&A Waterfront, motorists trying to use the property as a convenient place to park, or as a thoroughfare, could experience severe congestion.

To lessen frustration, concert-goers are advised to park in the city and to walk to the stadium or to use the MyCiti buses.

MyCiTi details: 

The standard hours of operation and fares will apply for the Civic Centre to Table View, Waterfront and Gardens routes.

Passengers will be required to use the myconnect card (loaded with sufficient value) to travel to the Civic Centre bus station. Cards can be purchased at any open Revenue Kiosk or selected MyCiTi stations. The 24/7 Transport Information Centre can be contacted on 0800 65 64 63 for information on other vendors selling the myconnect card. 

The following special services will be provided after the concert from Civic Centre to:

Table View (trunk & feeder)

First bus leaves the Civic Centre bus station at 22:30, 23:00 and 23:30. NOTE: Bus will stop at Lagoon Beach, Woodbridge, Milnerton, Racecourse, Sunset Beach and Table View stations. Passengers who wish to disembark at any other stations must please indicate that by pressing the buzzer. Feeder buses will depart from Table View Station at 23:00. Last feeder buses leave Table View Station at 00:05. CHARGES: Free of charge on presentation of a valid concert stub.

Gardens

The first bus leaves the Civic Centre bus station at 23:00. The second bus leaves 30 minutes later. The last bus leaves at 23:45. CHARGES: Free of charge on presentation of a valid concert stub.

Stadium Shuttle - between Civic Centre and Stadium

1st bus from the Civic Centre bus station in Hertzog Boulevard leaves at 17:00. Thereafter a bus leaves every 15 minutes or when full. This service will continue during the event. The last return bus leaves the Stadium bus station at 23:15. CHARGES: Free of charge on presentation of a valid concert ticket.

Hout Bay Shuttle - between Kronendal Primary School and Stadium

1st bus from Kronendal leaves at 17:00. Thereafter a bus leaves every 15 minutes or when full. The first return bus departs from York Road at 22:15. The last return bus leaves at 23:15. CHARGES: Free of charge on presentation of a valid concert ticket.

UCT Shuttle – between UCT and Civic Centre

1st bus from the UCT Upper Campus  to the Civic Centre bus station in Hertzog Boulevard leaves at 17:00. Thereafter a bus will leave every 15 minutes or when full. The last bus to the Civic Centre leaves at 19:30. The first return bus leaves the Civic Centre at 22:15. The last return bus leaves at 23:30. CHARGES: Free of charge on presentation of a valid concert ticket.

COACHES AND BUSES

Private coaches and buses may, on a first-come basis, use the limited coach parking on Helen Suzman Boulevard between Beach and Vlei Roads.

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