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Cape Town and the Western Cape
An inspiring place to fly to
Cape Town and the Western Cape
An inspiring place to fly to

What we do

Cape Town Air Access is an award-winning air-route development project, responsible for establishing direct flights that connect Cape Town and the Western Cape with the rest of the world.

The project, housed within Wesgro, is an impressive collaboration between six government entities and the private sector.

19
new routes established
23
route expansions
1.5million
seats added
R6billion
estimated direct tourism spend

Why fly to Cape Town?

Trophies
Visit an award-winning airport
Cape Town International Airport has been named Best Airport in Africa in the Skytrax World Airport Awards for five consecutive years.
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Experience the best in Africa
Cape Town was named Africa’s Leading Festival & Event Destination at the World Travel Awards 2019.
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Meet a leader in business tourism
The International Congress and Convention Association ranked Cape Town as the 2019 meetings capital of Africa.

Who flies to Cape Town?

Delta logo
Atlanta, USA
TAP Portugal Logo
Porto, Portugal
Virgin Atlantic logo
London Heathrow, UK
Air france
Paris, France
Klm
Amsterdam, the Netherlands
British airways
London Heathrow, UK; London Gatwick, UK
Lufthansa2
Munich, Germany; Frankfurt, Germany
Turkish airlines
Istanbul, Turkey
Austrian
Vienna, Austria
Singapore
Singapore, Singapore
Quatar
Doha, Qatar
Edelweiss
Zurich, Switzerland
Sa express
Walvis Bay, Namibia
Ethiopian
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Rwanda
Kigali, Rwanda; </br>Harare, Zimbabwe
Taag
Luanda, Angola
Condor
Frankfurt, Germany
Airlink
Windhoek, Namibia; </br>Maun, Botswana; </br>Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe;</br> Saint Helena
Kenya airways
Nairobi, Kenya; Livingstone, Zambia; Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
United
Newark, New York
Air mauritius
Port Louis, Mauritius
Emirates
Dubai, UAE
Air botswana
Gaborone, Botswana
Westair
Windhoek, Namibia; Oranjemund, Namibia
Cathay pacific
Hong Kong, China
Airnamibia
Windhoek and Walvis Bay, Namibia
CTA Amap 072020

What we do

Businesscase
Develop business cases for new and existing routes
Air route
Airline route support and development
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Marketing and communications support for airlines
Policypink
Policy and regulation advocacy

An award-winning partnership

The Cape Town Air Access project is a partnership between six government entities, comprising of the Western Cape Government, City of Cape Town, Cape Town Tourism, Wesgro, South African Tourism, and the Airports Company South Africa, and private sector partners

Partner Slide July2020

News

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3 Feb 2021
DHL Global Forwarding joins Cape Town Air Access partnership
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15 Dec 2020
More flights to Cape Town this festive season compliments of Lift
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13 Aug 2020
Cape Town Air Access Recovery Plan 2020