About East London
TRAVEL AND BUSINESS INFORMATION EAST LONDON, EASTERN CAPE AND SOUTH AFRICA
EASTERN CAPE - EAST LONDON - SOUTH AFRICA - TRANSPORT INFORMATION - GETTING AROUND
Small but well appointed and recently refurbished, the East London Airport serves as the incoming and outgoing hub with regular flights to and from all major centres in South Africa. East London is a mere one-and-a half hour flight to and from Cape Town; Durban and Johannesburg international airports. While there is a rail service to major centres, we recommend visitors use either flight; car or bus travel. Seaview Place Guest House offer a shuttle service for our guests. The East London Airport is serviced by Kulula airline and South African Airways.
All major car hire companies are represented at the East London airport . The road system to and from East London consists of the N10 leading into the interior and the N2 leading into East London from Cape Town in the West toward Umtata and KZN (Durban) toward the East. All major roads in the region are tarred and in reasonably good condition, particularly the routes (N2) to major centres. East London has an efficient taxi-service with shuttles available to and from the airport; Hotels and business centres, once you have confirmed you booking please advise us of any needs and we will gladly arrange this
TOURISM INFORMATION AND TRAVELLERS GUIDE - EAST LONDON, SOUTH AFRICA
The Eastern edge of the SUNSHINE COAST and the Western or Southerly edge of the Wild Coast, East London is ideally situated for visitors to travel the entire region using East London as a base. Within the city surrounds one can visit two popular private game reserves; the newly renovated and extremely interesting East London Aquarium; the Museum, home of the coelacanth exhibit and the Anne Bryant Art Gallery. East London can boast some of the finest beaches in the country with many more within a half-hour drive of the city, Gonubie and Nahoon Beaches being highly recommended. The Nahoon Reef is a world famous surfing spot, the East London Golf Course, home to numerous SA Open tournaments; the Africa Open, part of the European Tour and the SA Amateur, is consistently rated within the top twenty courses in South Africa.