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Directions to Observatory Station (Cape Town) with public transport

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How to get to Observatory Station by Train?

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Train stations near Observatory Station in Cape Town

Station Name Distance
Mowbray 17 min walk
Salt River 23 min walk

Bus stations near Observatory Station in Cape Town

Station Name Distance
Spencer 18 min walk

Bus lines to Observatory Station in Cape Town

Line Name Direction
102 Salt River Rail

Questions & Answers

  • What are the nearest stations to Observatory Station?

    The nearest stations to Observatory Station are:

    • Mowbray is 1241 meters away, 17 min walk.
    • Spencer is 1329 meters away, 18 min walk.
    • Salt River is 1727 meters away, 23 min walk.
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  • Which Bus lines stop near Observatory Station?

    These Bus lines stop near Observatory Station: 102, 261.

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  • Which Train lines stop near Observatory Station?

    These Train lines stop near Observatory Station: SOUTHERN LINE.

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  • How far is the train station from Observatory Station in Cape Town?

    The nearest train station to Observatory Station in Cape Town is a 17 min walk away.

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  • What’s the nearest train station to Observatory Station in Cape Town?

    The Mowbray station is the nearest one to Observatory Station in Cape Town.

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  • What time is the first Bus to Observatory Station in Cape Town?

    The 102 is the first Bus that goes to Observatory Station in Cape Town. It stops nearby at 03:50.

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  • What time is the last Bus to Observatory Station in Cape Town?

    The 102 is the last Bus that goes to Observatory Station in Cape Town. It stops nearby at 19:20.

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  • What time is the first Train to Observatory Station in Cape Town?

    The NORTHERN LINE STRAND is the first Train that goes to Observatory Station in Cape Town. It stops nearby at 03:02.

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  • What time is the last Train to Observatory Station in Cape Town?

    The NORTHERN LINE STRAND is the last Train that goes to Observatory Station in Cape Town. It stops nearby at 03:43.

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Public Transportation to Observatory Station in Cape Town

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Looking for the nearest stop or station to Observatory Station? Check out this list of stops closest to your destination: Mowbray; Spencer; Salt River.

You can get to Observatory Station by Train or Bus. These are the lines and routes that have stops nearby - Bus: 102, 261 Train: SOUTHERN LINE

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