Cycle Tour road closures-all the details

Cycle Tour road closures-all the details

Cape Town Cyle Tour road closures

The 40th Cape Town Cycle Tour is taking place around the Cape Peninsula on Sunday, 12 March 2017, resulting in road closures in the surrounding areas on Race Day as well as Saturday 11 March 2017. 

Saturday, 11 March 2017 Cycle Tour road closures

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 cycle tour road closures

Area Details Time of closure



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


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.