Knysna can be easily accessed by road as it lies on the N2 between Cape Town (500 km) and Port Elizabeth (280 km). Knysnaˋs biggest neighbouring towns are George (60 km) and Plettenberg Bay (35 km).
Distance table: (from ˍ to Knysna) Mossel Bay - 105 km
George - 60 km
Wilderness - 50km
Oudtshoorn - 120 km
Plettenberg Bay - 30 km
Stormsriver - 90 km
Sedgefield - 25 km
Buffalo Bay - 21 km
Brenton on Sea - 16 km
Rheenendal - 21 km
- George Airport is a mere 65 km away and provide a variety of daily flight options.
- Plettenberg Bay Airport (35 km) can only accommodate chartered flights at the moment.
We suggest that you allow 1 hour travelling time to George for out of season periods and 1 hour 45 minutes travelling time in peak season (Dec, Jan, Oyster Festival).
Currently Kulula, 1Time and SA Express have daily scheduled flights into George.
There are currently no rail access to Knysna.