EDEN DISTRICT (George, Knysna, Mossel Bay, and Nelson Mandela Bay/Port Elizabeth) | Western Cape Government

EDEN DISTRICT (George, Knysna, Mossel Bay, and Nelson Mandela Bay/Port Elizabeth)

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MATCH SCHEDULE AT NELSON MANDELA BAY STADIUM (in Port Elizabeth)

SA 2010™ Match Schedule at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium

Date

Day of Week

Time

Match

12/06/2010

Saturday

13:30

Korea Republic vs Greece

15/06/2010

Tuesday

16:00

Cote D’Ivoire vs Portugal

18/06/2010

Friday

13:30

Germany vs Serbia

21/06/2010

Monday

16:00

Chile vs Switzerland

23/06/2010

Wednesday

16:00

Slovenia vs England

26/06/2010

Saturday

16:00

Round of 16

02/07/2010

Friday

16:00

Quarter-finals

10/07/2010

Saturday

20:30

3rd Place Play-Off


TRAVELLING TO THE EDEN DISTRICT

By air

George Airport is located in the heart of the Eden District and offers scheduled flights to and from various host cities within South Africa. Shuttle and taxi services are available from the airport to various destinations within the Eden District. For more information please go to www.acsa.co.za or call +27 (0) 44 876 9310 (George Airport Information Desk, Opening Hrs: 06:30 - 20:00 Weekdays, 09:00 - 15:00 Saturday, 09:00 - 19:00 Sunday).


The following airlines offer flights from George Airport to Cape Town (50 minutes), Johannesburg (2 hrs 10 min) and Durban (1 hr 25min). For live flight times and details call +27 (0)86 727 7888.

Domestic Air Travel

Company

Contact (Call Centre)

Website

Destination/s

South African Airlink

+27 (0)11 978 1111

 

www.flysaa.com

Cape Town , Bloemfontein (via CT), Durban, Johannesburg

Kulula.com

+27 (0)861 585 852

 

www.kulula.com

Johannesburg

1 time

+27 (0)861 345 345

www.1time.aero

Johannesburg

By bus

Several bus companies operate daily inter-city services connecting to Cape Town and Port Elizabeth from various locations within the Eden District.

Refer to NDoT Services and Secondary Services for more information.

By car

There are two major roads that provide access to the Eden District, the N2 and N9. A number of major hire car companies also operate within the region with offices at George Airport.


PUBLIC VIEWING AREA INFORMATION

Viewing areas (Fanjols) are available to the public free of charge to watch matches.

Viewing Area Information

Location

Dates of Operation

Time

George (Rosemore Stadium)

11, 16, 22, 24, 27 June and

6, 7, 11 July

12:00 to 00:00

Nelson Mandela Bay Viewing Area Accessible from the Eden District

Location

Dates of Operation

Time

FIFA Fan Fest™ ( Port Elizabeth)

11 June to 11 July

11:00 to late


TRAVEL TIMES

Approximate Travel Times - by road

From

To

Duration

Distance

George

George Airport

10min

12km

Cape Town

5hr 30min

432km

Port Elizabeth

4hr

322km

Knysna

George Airport

1hr

70km

Cape Town

6hr

488km

Port Elizabeth

3hr 15min

260km

Mossel Bay

George Airport

30min

36km

Cape Town

4hr 45min

388km

Port Elizabeth

4hr 30min

367km


USEFUL CONTACT INFORMATION

  1. Eden District

  2. Tel: +27 (0)44 803 1300
    Fax: +27 (0)860 555 6303
    Hours of Op: 07:30 - 16:00 (Mon to Fri)
    www.edendm.co.za

  3. George Tourism

  4. Tel: +27 (0)44 801 9103
    Fax: +27 (0)44 873 5228
    Hours of Op: 08:00 - 17:00 (Mon to Fri)
    08:00 - 13:00 (Sat and Public Holidays)
    www.visitgeorge.co.za
    www.george.org.za

  5. Knysna Tourism

  6. Tel: +27 (0)44 382 5510
    Fax: +27 (0)44 382 1646
    Hours of Op: 08:00 - 21:00 (Mon to Fri)
    09:30 - 19:30 (Sat)
    10:00 - 16:00 (Sun)
    www.visitknysna.com
    www.knysnamunicipality.co.za

  7. Mossel Bay Tourism

  8. Tel: +27 (0)44 691 2202
    Fax: +27 (0)44 690 3077
    Hours of Op: 08:30 - 17:30 (Mon to Fri)
    09:00 - 16:00 (Sat)
    09:00 - 14:00 (Sun)
    www.visitmosselbay.co.za
    www.mosselbaymun.co.za

  9. Nelson Mandela Bay Tourism

  10. Tel: +27 (0)41 582 2575
    Fax: +27 (0)41 582 2573
    Hours of Op: 08:00 - 16:30 (Mon to Fri)
    www.nmbt.co.za
    www.nelsonmandelabay.gov.za

  11. Nelson Mandela Bay Transport Call Centre

  12. Open 24/7
    Cell: 0860 131213

  13. George Airport

  14. Tel: +27 (0)44 876 9310
    Fax: +27 (0)44 876 9027
    Hours of Op: 06:00 - 20:00 (Mon to Fri and Sun)
    06:00 - 15:00 (Sat)
    www.airports.co.za

  15. George Traffic

  16. Tel: +27 (0)44 878 2400
    Fax: +27 (0)44 878 0035
    Emergency: +27 (0)44 801 6300
    Hours of Op: 07:45 - 16:30 (Mon to Fri)


Disclaimer

All information is accurate at the time of writing and is subject to change without notice. The Provincial Government of the Western Cape takes no responsibility for cancelled services or extended travel times.

Please contact your accommodation provider to ensure transport availability between your accommodation and key transport nodes.

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The content on this page was last updated on 15 March 2014