Shipping to South Africa from UK

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Easy shipping from UK to South Africa

Shipping luggage to South Africa | Sherpr

Shipping luggage to South Africa

Discover stress-free luggage shipping from UK to Singapore with Sherpr’s intelligent solutions. Our seamless shipping options prioritise the safety of your belongings—enjoy our flat-rate, affordable shipping service for up to 30 kg of luggage.

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Send packages to South Africa

For UK to South Africa shipping, explore Sherpr’s economical solution for sending parcels, gifts, or boxes. Trust in our reliable network of shipping partners and courier teams to ensure the timely delivery assurance of your packages.

Ship to South Africa from UK in 4 simple steps

  1. Book

    Get an instant online quote then book your shipment. Fill in the vital customs forms through your Sherpr account, ensuring a simple and hassle-free journey.

  2. Pack

    Package up your items or luggage and attach the labels which you can choose to either print at home yourself or receive through the post.

  3. Track

    Have your items picked up directly from your home address. Keep track of your shipment each step of the way with our user-friendly tracking service.

  4. Delivered

    We'll deliver straight to your chosen address. Avoid airport queues, delays and bypass unexpected fees when shipping to South Africa from UK with Sherpr.

We make shipping easy for…

  • Relocation

    South Africa’s been described as ‘a world in one country’ thanks to it’s hugely varied landscapes. There’s sparkling coastline that reaches from Namibia to Africa and the majestic Drakensberg mountain range. Sports and surfing are encouraged, and the sunny climate makes for a high quality of life. 

    If you’re planning on moving to South Africa, we can help. All we need is a short description of the items you’re planning on taking and your reason for moving (for customs purposes). Then you’ll need to pack your items in walled boxes and sturdy suitcases. We’ll do the rest.

  • Students

    Studying in a new country couldn’t be more exciting, but moving your personal items internationally can be a drag. Here at Sherpr, we are made up of people that have travelled the world studying so we know the pain points of moving items to and from different countries. Let us take care of the uni shipping whilst you travel hands free.

    Visit our student shipping page for more information.

  • Leisure Travel

    South Africa is a favourite amongst leisure travellers. There are lush wine-growing towns like Stellenbosch, and the otherworldly Kalahari Desert, as well as Eastern Cape elephant safaris. 

    If you’re going to South Africa for holiday, don’t mess around with airport queues and excess baggage fees. Send your bags ahead with our luggage delivery service and we’ll have them waiting at your hotel, ready for your arrival.

  • Business Travel

    If you are travelling to South Africa for business then have your company send your items ahead of time to save on excess baggage fees at the airport. With Sherpr, you can send more personal items vs airlines at a weight up to 30kg with no additional fees.

    If your company sends items to South Africa, we can also help. Compared to airlines, we let you send more items and at a weight of up to 30kg with no additional fees.

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Shipping from UK to South Africa

 

  • Know the rules

    -sheets-hyperlin=””>kruns=”{“1":162,”2″:”https://www.sars.gov.za/”}{“1″:198}”>Remaining informed about the regulations around shipping to South Africa from UK is prudent. Stay up to date by referring to the official websites of South African customs and regulatory authorities.

  • Shipping restrictions

    Gain valuable insights into shipping customs and regulations when shipping luggage to South Africa from UK by visiting the official websites of South African customs and regulatory authorities. Of particular importance is knowing what items are prohibited from being shipped to South Africa.

  • Packaging your items

    Pack your shipment safely and securely in a sturdy suitcase. Ensure that all straps are tucked in, taped down, or removed. For shipping parcels and boxes, we would recommend wrapping individual fragile items with cushioning, such as bubble wrap and distributing the weight evenly.

  • Paperwork to ship to South Africa

    When shipping internationally to anywhere, completing a customs form is a must. Sherpr streamlines the paperwork process when shipping to South Africa from UK with our intuitive online system.

  • Insurance for valuable items

    Sherpr provides reassurance for your belongings with insurance coverage starting at £100, extendable up to £3000, ensuring peace of mind every time you ship to South Africa from UK with us.

  • Cheap shipping to South Africa

    Experience hassle-free UK to South Africa shipping with Sherpr’s Standard option, from £174.00 for 20kg and £246.00 for 30kg. Rely on us for exceptional standards of quality, reliability, and timely delivery.

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3 reasons for for shipping with Sherpr

1. Hassle-free travel

Make your route to South Africa and back smoother with Sherpr. When it comes to shipping luggage to South Africa from UK, if your interests include climbing, hiking, skiing, or surfing, we offer a great way to save money on excess baggage for enjoying these sports activities. Simplify your travel experience by leaving the shipping to us. We’ll get your belongings to your destination ready for your arrival.

2. Easy and cheap

Make luggage transportation straightforward and cost-effective with Sherpr, leaving behind any worries about excess baggage fees and lost items during transit. Sherpr guarantees door-to-door pick-up and drop-off for added convenience so you can enjoy a hassle-free journey from start to finish.

3. Flexible and versatile

If you’re relocating or require help with international removals and home shipping, Sherpr is your solution, especially for students returning home at the end of the semester. We know that every move is unique, and provide comprehensive and flexible solutions to suit our customers’ needs. Trust Sherpr to handle the logistics and complexities of shipping to South Africa, so you can relax and focus on your journey.

Shipping from UK to South Africa | Johannesburg | Sherpr

Johannesburg

In Johannesburg, historic charm, vibrant markets, and modern conveniences converge to create an extraordinary urban landscape.

When to visit: For an optimal experience in Johannesburg, plan your visit during the months of May to September when the weather is mild, providing comfortable conditions for outdoor activities.

Getting around: Johannesburg offers excellent connectivity with efficient public transportation and readily available taxis, ensuring convenient and accessible travel.

Neighbourhoods to know: Discover tranquility in the Melville district, known for its serene surroundings and charming boutiques. The Maboneng Precinct provides insight into the daily life of locals, offering a mix of cultural experiences.

Things to do: Explore the artistic offerings in the Arts on Main district, home to galleries and boutiques that capture the essence of Johannesburg’s cultural richness. Embrace the diverse cultural tapestry of the city, where historic landmarks and contemporary attractions seamlessly coexist.

Ship to South Africa | Pretoria | Sherpr

Pretoria

In Pretoria, historic charm, vibrant markets, and modern conveniences converge to create an extraordinary urban landscape.

When to visit: For an optimal experience in Pretoria, plan your visit during the months of May to September when the weather is mild, providing comfortable conditions for outdoor activities.

Getting around: Pretoria offers excellent connectivity with efficient public transportation and readily available taxis, ensuring convenient and accessible travel.

Neighbourhoods to know: Discover tranquility in the Hatfield district, known for its serene surroundings and charming boutiques. The Arcadia area provides insight into the daily life of locals, offering a mix of cultural experiences.

Things to do: Explore the artistic offerings in the Brooklyn Mall district. Embrace the diverse cultural tapestry of the city, where historic landmarks and contemporary attractions seamlessly coexist.

Shipping UK to South Africa | Cape Town | Sherpr

Cape Town

In Cape Town, historic charm, vibrant markets, and modern conveniences converge to create an extraordinary urban landscape.

When to visit: For an optimal experience in Cape Town, plan your visit during the months of November to March when the weather is mild.

Getting around: Cape Town offers excellent connectivity with efficient public transportation and readily available taxis, ensuring convenient and accessible travel.

Neighbourhoods to know: Discover tranquility in the Constantia district, known for its serene surroundings and charming boutiques. The Bo-Kaap area provides insight into the daily life of locals, offering a mix of cultural experiences.

Things to do: Woodstock district, home to galleries and boutiques, capture the essence of Cape Town’s cultural richness. Embrace the historic landmarks and contemporary attractions seamlessly coexist.

Cheapest shipping to South Africa | Durban | Sherpr

Durban

In Durban, historic charm, vibrant markets, and modern conveniences converge to create an extraordinary urban landscape.

When to visit: Plan your visit during the months of April to October when the weather is mild, providing comfortable conditions for outdoor activities.

Getting around: Durban offers excellent connectivity with efficient public transportation and readily available taxis, ensuring convenient and accessible travel.

Neighbourhoods to know: Discover tranquility in the Berea district, known for its serene surroundings and charming boutiques. The Morningside area offers a mix of cultural experiences.

Things to do: Explore the artistic offerings in the Florida Road district and embrace the diverse cultural tapestry of the city, where historic landmarks and contemporary attractions seamlessly coexist.

Frequently asked questions

Your shipping journey starts at £174.00 for 20kg and £246.00 for 30kg. Our Express shipping option costs £279.00 for 20kg and £394.00 for 30kg boxes and luggage.

Sherpr’s Standard delivery solution focuses on affordability, guaranteeing delivery within 5 – 6 working days. The Express option promises expedited delivery within 4 – 5 working days.

When it comes to shipping from UK to South Africa, after booking you’ll need to complete a customs declaration form specifying the contents and their value. Check and comply with South Africa’s rules and regulations on prohibited items and choose a reliable shipping carrier like Sherpr for safe and speedy delivery.

The Economy shipping enables you to send packages to South Africa for £174.00 (20kg) and £246.00 (30kg) for boxes and luggage.