Transport plans for Ajax, Man U match

Several roads across the city will be closed on Saturday in preparation for the clash between English giants Manchester United and Ajax Cape Town at Cape Town Stadium in Green Point.

Cape Town Stadium in Green Point. Photo: Matthew Jordaan. Credit: INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPERS

The match kicks off at 3pm and ticketholders should use public transport as there is no parking available.

Trains and MyCiTi shuttles will run on their normal schedule. The transport information centre can be contacted on 0800 65 64 63. Free parking is available at park-and-ride facilities at the Athlone, Ottery, Claremont, Retreat, Fish Hoek, Oosterzee, Goodwood, Kuils River and Strand railway stations.

Parking is also available at Century City railway station for R20 and R10 and GrandWest.

There are free park-and-ride facilities at the UCT upper campus, Maiden’s Cove, in the municipal parking area off Victoria Road. Parking at Kronendal Primary School is R20 per car. Fans can catch free event shuttles on presentation of their match tickets.

Buses from UCT leave every 15 minutes from noon. Last bus from the Civic Centre is at 7.10pm. Buses leave Kronendal Primary School every 15 minutes from noon. The last bus from corner of Main and York roads is at 7pm.

Buses will be at the Civic Centre bus station in Hertzog Boulevard and leave every 15 minutes from noon. The last bus from the stadium is at 7pm.