Emergency numbers to have when driving on the N2

Put these numbers on speed dial!

Due to so many hijacking incidents taking place on the N2 near Cape Town International Airport, we felt it was needed to distribute  local emergency numbers. If you are a frequent user of the N2, it might be a good idea to put these numbers on speed dial!

24 hour emergency number: 021 946 1646 or 021 812 4581/2

The N2 Emergency number: 0800-656463

ER24: 084 124

City of Cape Town Emergency Control Room: 021 480 7700

Tow Truck Service: 021 703 2233, 082 658 0260

Cape Town Airport Police Station: 021 927 2900

Ambulance: 10177

Airport Security: 021 937 1229

Arrive Alive (to report an incident): 0861 400 800

You can also get in contact with the N2 Safe Project and follow them on Facebook.

Also read: What women need to know about driving alone! 

We also have a list of tips for frequent N2 drivers. We urge everyone to please take note, as these incidents are serious and you don’t want to find yourselves in a situation like this, especially if you’re a woman driving alone.

Also read: Ways to avoid getting stuck on dangerous roads