There are various parking spots available for this year’s event. Participants are advised to get to the start early and to make use of the options listed below. Participants are requested not to park in any residential parking bays near the apartments on or around the area of the start on Beach Road in Mouille Point and not to park illegally as the Traffic Department will clamp, fine and tow vehicles.
1000 parking bays are available on a first come first serve basis inside the Cape Town Stadium. Runners must access this area before 6am via the Fort Vineyard Entrance in Granger Bay Boulevard. Access to the Stadium parking will close from 6am onwards.
Park on the Grand Parade and get a free MyCiTi bus to the start of the race. Take a look at the timetables and route information
Runners are advised to use the available parking areas on the east side of Buitengracht Street in order to avoid traffic congestion around the stadium. A MyCiTi bus service will be operational from the Civic Centre through to the Stadium. The following parking areas will be available at the Civic Centre:
From here it is a short warm up jog or walk to the start on Beach Road, Mouille Point.
Safe, secure parking is available at the Cape Quarter Shopping Centre in Somerset Road, a warm up walk or jog of less than 1km to the start.
Parking is available along Main Road, opposite the Stadium Precinct. Runners can access these parking areas either from Helen Suzman Boulevard or along Somerset Road. From here it’s a short warm up jog or walk to the start.
PLEASE NOTE: P4 next to the Green Point Athletics Stadium is for VIP, suppliers, medics, emergency vehicles, crew only.
There will be no parking on Beach Road, and a large section of parking will be restricted adjacent to the finish area for emergency vehicles and race officials. PLEASE NOTE: The City will be erecting no stopping/parking signs in this area the day before the event and our security personnel will not allow runners or supporters to stop or park in the restricted zone anytime before or during the event.
Click here to download the Gun Run parking PDF.
Cars obstructing runners at the start of the Gun Run 2015