Posted by: Posterscope SA | June 23, 2009

CPT Station Opportunity

Cape Town Railway Station is the main railway station of the city of Cape Town. It is located along Adderley and Strand Streets in the centre of the city.

CPT Station

CPT Station

Shosholoza Meyl, the passenger rail operations of Spoornet, operates two long-distance passenger rail services from Cape Town: a daily service to and from Johannesburg via Kimberley; and a weekly service to and from Durban via Kimberley, Bloemfontein and Pietermaritzburg. These trains terminate at Cape Town Railway Station, as well as making a brief stop at Belville. Cape Town Railway Station is also one terminus of the luxury tourist-oriented Blue Train.

Cape Town Railway Station is also one of the stations used by the Metro commuter rail service for Cape Town and its surrounding areas. In addition, the private train holiday company Rovos Rail makes use of the station.

The building is surrounded by lots of stalls and shops catering mainly for the commuters passing through the station. There are fruit stalls, many shopping carts selling sweets, chips and cigarettes, a barber shop, mobile phone technicians and much more.

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