Airport Transfers

Cape Town International Airport is the main port of entry for local and international delegates. The airport is an approximately 30 – 40 minutes’ drive to Stellenbosch. Please factor in additional time if you are travelling during morning rush hour (roughly between 7 – 9am) or afternoon traffic (generally between 4 – 6pm). Travel time could then take anything from 30 to 90 minutes.

Cape Town International Airport offers direct flights from London, Europe, USA and Dubai. The rest of the African continent, India, South America, China, and Australia have connecting flights to Cape Town through OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg.

Delegates can either book a secure airport transfer with the GWO 2023 appointed service provider (when filling out the conference registration form). Cost is R550 one way between Cape Town International Airport and Stellenbosch. 


Click here for everything you need to know about South Africa’s entry requirements. Please note that visa applications can take up to 3 months, depending on the local consulate/embassy in your region.

To locate your nearest embassy or consulate, please visit the Official Department of Home Affairs website:

Should you require a visa invitation letter for your visa application, please email the Conference Hub at Please note that invitation letters for visas can only be processed once registration fees are settled in full.

Travel Links

We can highly recommend the following websites to plan your travel to Stellenbosch, Cape Town and rest of South Africa: