Cape Town Cycle Tour: Road Closures

The Mother City comes to a standstill this weekend as the world’s largest time cycle race, the Cape Town Cycle Tour, winds it way through the city. Take a look below at all the road closures.

Saturday, 11 March 2017

Area                                                             Details                                                        Time of Closure

Foreshore, Cape Town CBD: Hertzog Boulevard and outbound carriageway between Heerengracht Street and Christiaan Barnard (Oswald Pirow)


Saturday, 15h00 – Sunday, 11h30


Green Point


Helen Suzman Boulevard and Beach Road to Traffic Circle (City bound carriageway)


Saturday, 12h00 – Sunday, 21h00
Noordhoek, Hout Bay


Chapman’s Peak Drive (M6) and Noordhoek Road (M6) to Princess Street


Saturday, 18h00 – Sunday, 18h00


Sunday, 12 March 2017





Hertzog Boulevard  –  Both carriageways between Heerengracht Street and Nelson Mandela Boulevard (N2)



00h00 – 11h30





Heerengracht Street – Both carriageways between Hans Strijdom Avenue (Fountain Circle) and Coen Steytler Avenue


00h00 – 11h30
Foreshore DF Malan Drive from entrance to Media24 building and Hertzog Boulevard


00h00 – 11h30
Woodstock, University Estate


De Waal Drive (M3) – Outbound between Roodebloem Road and Hospital Bend. Traffic will be diverted to Main Road


05h30 – 11h30


CBD, Woodstock


Nelson Mandela Boulevard (N2) Eastbound 05h30 – 11h30


Hospital Bend (N2, M3) Interchange


Settlers Way (N2) to Muizenberg (M3) ramp (Southbound)

M3 on-ramp from Groote Schuur Hospital (Anzio Road – Southbound)



05h30 – 11h30


Mowbray, Rondebosch, Newlands, Claremont, Bishopscourt


M3 (Rhodes Drive, Union Avenue, Paradise Road, Edinburgh Drive) Southbound – Including all on-ramps between Nelson Mandela Boulevard up to Trovato Link


06h00 – 11h45


Wynberg, Constantia, Tokai


M3 Freeway (Blue Route) – Southbound, including all on-ramps between Trovato Link and Steenberg Road


06h00 – 12h15




Steenberg Road (M42) – M3 off-ramp to Main Road


06h15 – 12h15


Tokai, Lakeside, Muizenberg and False Bay Coast to Cape Point and Scarborough


Main Road (M4) – Between Steenberg Road & Clairvaux Road

Main Road (M4) – Clairvaux Road to Fish Hoek Traffic Circle

Main Road (M4) – Fish Hoek Traffic Circle to Glen Road, Glencairn

Main Road (M4) – Glen Road to Simon’s Town

Main Road (M4) – Simon’s Town to entrance of Cape Point Nature Reserve

Main Road (M4) – Entrance of Cape Point Nature Reserve (M4) to Perdekloof (M65)

Main Road (M4) – Perdekloof to Soetwater


06h15 – 12h30


06h15 – 12h50


06h30 – 13h00


06h30 – 13h15


06h45 – 14h30


07h00 – 14h30


07h00 – 15h00

Cape Point, Scarborough, Kommetjie, Ocean View


Slangkop Road (M82)

Soetwater to Kommetjie Road (M65)


06h45 – 15h00


Kommetjie, Ocean View, Masipumelele Kommetjie Road (M65)

Slangkop Road to Glencairn Expressway (M6)


06h45 – 15h30


Noordhoek, Sun Valley


Ou Kaapse Weg Extension (M64)

Kommetjie Road (M65) to Noordhoek Road (M6)


06h45 – 15h30


Noordhoek, Sun Valley


Noordhoek Road (M6)

Ou Kaapse Weg Extension (M64) to base of Chapman’s Peak Drive


06h45 – 16h00




Hout Bay, Llandudno



Chapman’s Peak Drive (M6)

Princess Street (M90) to Victoria Avenue (M6), Hout Bay


07h00 – 17h30


Hout Bay, Llandudno, Camps Bay, Bakoven


Victoria Road (M6) – Northbound and Southbound

Princess Street (M90), Hout Bay, to Camps Bay

07h00 – 17h30
Camps Bay, Bantry Bay and Clifton


Victoria Road (M6) – Northbound and Southbound

Between Houghton Road and Camps Bay Drive

Victoria Road (M6) Northbound and Southbound

Between Camps Bay Drive and The Meadway



07h30 – 17h30



05h00 – 17h45


Camps Bay, Clifton, Bantry Bay



Victoria Road (M6) – North and Southbound

The Meadway to Lower Kloof Road




07h30 – 18h00


Camps Bay, Clifton, Bantry Bay


Victoria Road (M6) – Northbound and Southbound

Lower Kloof Road to Queens Road, Sea Point


04h00 – 17h45


Bantry Bay, Sea Point


Queens Road (M6)

Victoria Road to Beach Road


06h00 – 17h45


Sea Point, Green Point & Mouille Point


Beach Road (M6) – City bound carriageway

Queens Road Circle to St Johns Road

Beach Road (M6) – City bound carriageway

St Johns Road to Helen Suzman Boulevard (M6)

Beach Road and Beach Road towards Fritz Sonnenberg Road


06h00 – 18h30


07h30 – 19h30


07h30 – 19h30

Green Point area


Fritz Sonnenberg Road between Beach Road and Granger Bay Bloulevard, Green Point Circle.  (Controlled Access point)


07h30 – 18h30
Green Point area


Bill Peters Drive at Bay Road 04h00 – 19h30


Green Point area


Helen Suzman Boulevard (M6)

Eastbound from Beach Road to Green Point Traffic Circle

Helen Suzman Boulevard (M6)

Westbound from Green Point Circle to Beach Road


Saturday:  12h00 – Sunday:  21h00


04h00 – 19h30

The Cape Town Cycle Tour Trust, organizers of the Cape Town Cycle Tour, appeal to all residents in Muizenberg, St James, Kalk Bay, Clifton, Bantry Bay and Sea Point (including Victoria Road and Beach Road) not to park along the Main Road. Please use alternative side roads or designated parking areas.