Line Status

Latest status for each line from Cape Metrorail. Please note that this information is only as reliable as that provided by Cape Metrorail.


Line: Central - 3 hours ago

Service Announcement. Extended travel time 60+minutes on the Central line due to manual authorization of trains between Ysterplaat/Mutual, between Langa/Philippi, between Langa/Sarepta and between Philippi and Lentegeur. Due to planned track maintenance at Salt River trains on the Kapteinsklip line are re-routed to operate via Mutual. Service Announcement

Line: Northern - 53 minutes ago

Planned Maintenance. Extended travel time of 60+ minutes on the Northern line due to planned track maintenance at Salt River, vandalism at Blackheath and due to train no 3508 that failed at Brackenfell, defective track circuit between Paarl and Klapmuts. A train shuttle service operates between Salt River and Mutual in both directions. Trains are then re-routed to operate via Ysterplaat/Mutual to/from Cape Town. Trains on the Wellington line to Cape Town will be re-routed to operate via Stellenbosch as from T3514. Planned Maintenance

Line: Southern - 54 minutes ago

Service Announcement. Extended travel time of 30 - 40 on the Simon's Town line due to faulty signals at Mowbray, signal equipment failure Newlands and re-signalling work between Wynberg and Fish Hoek. Trains will terminate at Fish Hoek due to sand on tracks between Fish Hoek and Simon's Town. Service Announcement

Line: Cape Flats - 27 minutes ago

Planned Maintenance. Extended travel time of 20-30 minutes on the Cape Flats line due planned track maintenance at Salt River. Train service on the Cape Flats line is suspended between Salt River and Cape Town. A train shuttle service operates between Salt River and Retreat Passengers make use of the Simon's Town trains between Cape Town and Salt River. Planned Maintenance

Line: Bellville via Monte Vista - 3 hours ago

Service Announcement. Extended travel time 15-20 minutes on the Monte Vista line due to defective track circuits at signals at Monte Vista. Service Announcement


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