Visit Us – Map to iThemba LABS


iThemba Labs is located on the old Cape Road, Faure, which runs parallel to the N2, between the M32 and the R310 routes.

GPS Co-ordinates

34.025°S 18.716°E

From Cape Town
Take the N2 and turn off at EXIT 33, turn left towards R310. After 2km, at the iThemba LABS sign post, turn left and drive for approximately 2km to the iThemba Labs entrance, which is on the left.

From Cape Town International Airport
The distance from Cape Town International Airport to iThemba LABS is approximately 23 km.  Follow main signs at the Airport, this will get you on the Airport Approach Road towards the N2. 
Turn left following the “Somerset West” sign onto the N2 freeway.  Turn off at EXIT 33, turn left onto the R310, labelled ‘Baden Powell Road / Stellenbosch’.
After 2 km at the iThemba LABS sign post turn left and drive for approximately 2 km to the iThemba LABS entrance, which is on your left.

From Bellville/Parow
Take the R300 towards the N2. Take the slip road off the R300 onto the N2 in the direction of Somerset West. Then follow dierctions as from Cape Town.

From Stellenbosch
Take the R310 towards Lyndoch and then the N2. After crossing the bridge over the railway line and the R102 near Eerste River, take the next right turn (signposted iThemba LABS). Drive 2km to the iThemba LABS entrance on the left-hand side.

From Somerset West
Take the N2 towards Cape Town. Turn off at EXIT 33 to Eerste River (turn right and cross freeway) After 2km take the next turn to the left. Drive 2km to the iThemba LABS entrance on the left-hand side.


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