Shipping to South Africa

Shipping to South Africa

Sending personal belongings, furniture or other items to South Africa? Talk to Seven Seas Worldwide. We lead the way when it comes to shipping to South Africa and offer a service to assist you every step of the way, whether you're moving to South Africa for international studies, setting home there with your family or just holidaying with excess luggage. Ship to South Africa with the people in the know.

Shipping Excess Baggage to South Africa: Step-by-Step Video


Why choose Seven Seas Worldwide for shipping to South Africa?

Fair point. Here's a few reasons:

  • Airlines hit you hard with excess luggage fees so take them out of the equation by shipping it with us
  • Shipping your goods keeps the cost down, plus it's better for the environment (though we do send items by air if it's a matter of urgency)
  • We have a strong presence in South Africa and bases throughout the world so we'll be with your items from A to B
  • We collect and deliver, door-to-door, at a time that's good for you
  • We cover all major cities including Cape Town, Durban, Pretoria and Johannesburg
  • Get a free online quote for shipping to South Africa with our easy-to-use instant quote engine.

International Shipping To South Africa

We provide a variety of services that will help you at every stage of your journey including shipping insurance, international money transfers and even unique household removal services (far better than a conventional freight mover).

Shipping to Cape Town? Shipping to Johannesburg? We can ship to South Africa by sea or air, so call us now on 1 877 817 7327 - whether you are moving to South Africa or need to just pop your excess luggage over to dodge some airline fees on your holiday, our team can assist you.

Things To Consider When Shipping To South Africa

Here's a brief rundown of items restricted and prohibited by South Africa customs. First of all, these are the items that may cause delays.

  • Medicine. Customers cannot bring more than three months-worth of medicine for personal use.
  • Food, plants, animals
  • Dairy products, butter, eggs, etc.
  • South African currency
  • Unprocessed gold, coins, stamp collections
  • Endangered species (leave them at home please)

And here's a list of items that are, to use the technical term, an absolute no-no:

  • Narcotics
  • Unlawful reproductions of any works
  • Automatic weapons
  • Explosives and fireworks
  • Cigarettes with a mass of more than 2kg per 1000
  • Toxic substances
  •  Prison-made goods

If you need further assistance, pick up the phone and call a member of our team on 1 877 817 7327. We're here 24/7. Alternatively, get a free online quote now and let's start shipping to South Africa today!