Transport Information Centre

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The City of Cape Town’s Transport Information Centre (TIC) is a 24 hour, seven day a week call centre service that provides residents of and visitors to Cape Town with information on public transport in Cape Town.

The TIC provides information on routes, schedules, ticket prices, ticket outlets and locations of interchanges, ranks and park-and-ride facilities. The public transport information is related to MyCiTi, Cape Metrorail, Golden Arrow Bus Services, Park-and-Ride facilities, Dial-a-Ride public transport and kerbside parking management. In addition to this the TIC offers information on long distance bus, rail and taxi operators, the location of tourist information centres, heritage sites and popular attractions in and around Cape Town.

The TIC is staffed by means of a contract that is sent out to tender every three years. The centre operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, has a seating capacity of 42, 60 incoming lines, language selection and voice and screen recordings.

The service is currently available in English, Afrikaans and Xhosa. All calls are recorded to maintain the centre's fast and efficient call response.


The Transport for Cape Town app, called TCT, allows commuters to experience one public transport network that connects the different modes in a convenient and user-friendly way.

Public Transport Operators

Metrorail train service

MyCiTi bus service

Golden Arrow bus service

Dial-A-Ride special needs service