Media Releases

MyCiTi fares cheaper come 1 July 2020


The fares for the MyCiTi bus service will be more affordable as from Wednesday 1 July 2020.

Surprise visit confirms MyCiTi bus service adheres to COVID-19 health and safety protocols


The Executive Mayor Dan Plato was joined by Alderman Felicity Purchase, the Mayoral Committee Member for Transport, on a site visit to the MyCiTi station in Adderley Street. The purpose of the inspection was to check that the service is operating under COVID-19 hygiene and social distancing protocols.

Normal services to resume from 1 June 2020


MyCiTi will resume normal services from 1 June. All routes and stations will operate except for Airport, Neptune & Grey stations. Some kiosks will also stay closed. If you travel, wear a mask and follow the advice to protect yourself and others

MyCiTi marks 10 years of service


On 29 May 2020, MyCiTi celebrates a significant milestone – 10 years of service to the people of Cape Town, offering a new standard of quality, reliable and affordable public transport.

MyCiTi services suspended on some routes


Some MyCiTi services will not operate on Friday, 22 May 2020. This is to allow for the deep cleaning of buses and facilities after staff members from one of MyCiTi’s vehicle operating companies tested positive for Covid-19.

Commuters embrace the MyCiTi mobile app


The City of Cape Town launched its MyCiTi mobile application four months ago. Since the launch, over 21 000 commuters have downloaded the app and the site has been accessed more than 430 000 times. The journey planner and timetables are very popular as it allows commuters to plan their journeys with real time information at hand.

Is your myconnect card expiring in May 2020


Is your card expiring this month? If you’re staying at home, you can replace the card at Civic Centre station once you are able to travel. If you need to travel, replace your expiring card for R22 at any station kiosk and transfer any Mover points and money loaded as Standard for immediate use.

Wear a face mask to help protect yourself and others


From 1 May 2020, you will not be allowed to travel without a face mask. 

Honesty earns two MyCiTi bus drivers MyCiTian awards


In a world where honesty is a scarce commodity, two MyCiTi bus drivers – Joseph Callaghan and Elias Qwadikazi, were guided by their integrity when they returned the electronic devices that two customers left behind in MyCiTi buses.

Commuters reminded to keep their distance, travel for crucial matters only


I want to remind residents to please commute for urgent matters only – to buy food, to get chronic medicine, access healthcare, or to collect a grant. All of us must avoid unnecessary trips in order to limit the spread of COVID-19.