Bus Service

Somerset College offers a daily bus service during term time for students from Grade 1 to 12 on the routes as listed below.

ROUTE 1 (Stellenbosch)
Pick-up Point
Time Distance Cost
Endler Road – Jonkershoek (between Stellenbosch Primary and Stellenbosch High School) 06h35 22km R33.00
Spar Shopping Centre – Die Boord 06h50 18km R27.30
De Zalze (Service road, parking at the gate) 07h05 15km R22.50


ROUTE 2 (Zeezicht Motors)
Pick-up Point
Time Distance Cost
Zeezicht Motors Lourensford Rd 06h50 11km R16.80
Cnr Reservoir and Oldenland Rd 07h00 9km R13.65
Hospital Rd (next to Hottentots Holland Hospital) 07h05 8km R12.60
Hospice opposite De Hoop Primary School (Old Stellenbosch Rd) 07h10 5.3km R 8.35


ROUTE 3 (Bel’Aire)
Pick-up Point
Time Distance Cost
Bel’Aire (Circle Road, 3 stops) 07h00 5.2km R7.90
Steynsrust  Rd (Just before circle near the dam) 07h10 If requested

ROUTE 4 (Gordon’s Bay / Wedderwill Estate)
Pick-up Point
Time Distance Cost
Gordon’s Bay Spar 06h35 20km R29.90
Knorhoek Gate – Wedderwill Estate 06h50 18.3km R27.80
Spar  Heritage Park 07h00 11.5km R17.30
R102 Waterstone 07h15 5.5km R  8.95


This service is outsourced by the College to Gaffleys Busses.
Please note: Due to the low demand, there is no afternoon bus service at this stage.

To make use of this service please download and complete the Bus Reply Slip 2016 and return it to Mrs Lizelle Nel in the Finance Department.
Fax 021 842 3542 or e-mail lizelle.nel@somcol.co.za