How much does it cost to ship a container to South Africa

These are examples of the cheapest rates for 20 foot FCL container shipping to South Africa’s ports:

Algeciras - Durban

From 932 $

Bilbao - Durban

From 979 $

Valencia - Durban

From 986 $

Houston - Durban

From 2,141 $

Los Angeles - Durban

From 2,181 $

Long Beach - Durban

From 2,464 $

Shipping rates from United States to South Africa

oakland - cape town
DV20
$ 1,680
DV40
$ 2,343
40HC
$ 2,348
tacoma - durban
DV20
$ 1,680
DV40
$ 2,343
40HC
$ 2,348
los angeles - cape town
DV20
$ 1,680
DV40
$ 2,343
40HC
$ 2,348
tacoma - cape town
DV20
$ 1,680
DV40
$ 2,343
40HC
$ 2,428
los angeles - durban
DV20
$ 1,680
DV40
$ 2,343
40HC
$ 8,872

Shipping rates from Spain to South Africa

algeciras - cape town
DV20
$ 1,034
DV40
$ 1,902
40HC
$ 6,318
algeciras - cape town
DV20
$ 1,071
DV40
$ 2,028
40HC
$ 4,534
bilbao - durban
DV20
$ 1,090
DV40
$ 2,177
40HC
$ 3,892
bilbao - port elizabeth
DV20
$ 1,111
DV40
$ 2,177
40HC
$ 3,315
bilbao - cape town
DV20
$ 1,112
DV40
$ 3,776
40HC
$ 3,688

How much does it cost to ship a container from South Africa

Shipping rates from South Africa to United States

durban - oakland
DV20
$ 1,995
DV40
$ 2,236
40HC
$ 2,192
durban - tacoma
DV20
$ 1,995
DV40
$ 2,236
40HC
$ 2,236
durban - seattle
DV20
$ 1,995
DV40
$ 2,236
40HC
$ 2,236
durban - los angeles
DV20
$ 1,995
DV40
$ 2,236
40HC
$ 2,236
cape town - seattle
DV20
$ 1,995
DV40
$ 2,236
40HC
$ 3,932

Shipping rates from South Africa to Spain

durban - barcelona
DV20
$ 1,275
DV40
$ 1,474
40HC
$ 1,473
cape town - barcelona
DV20
$ 1,275
DV40
$ 1,474
40HC
$ 2,628
cape town - algeciras
DV20
$ 1,995
DV40
$ 3,673
40HC
$ 3,671

Ship containers to different ports in South Africa

Ship your container to South Africa in FCL (Full Container Load) or LCL (Less than a Container Load) shipment at the best rate. iContainers operates in 6 ports in South Africa from the United States and in 6 ports in South Africa from Spain for ocean freight transport.

Estimated transit time to send a container to South Africa

Continent of originCountry of originPort of originPort of destinationTransit time (days)20DV FCL
EuropeSpainAlgecirasDurban33803$
EuropeSpainVigoDurban28750$
EuropeSpainBarcelonaDurban26910$
EuropeSpainBarcelonaDurban24750$
EuropeSpainAlgecirasDurban19810$
EuropeSpainLas PalmasDurban18875$

Longest transit time to South Africa

The longest transit time to ship a container to South Africa is the route Algeciras - Durban, with an average of 33 days. The next longest routes are Vigo - Durban, with an average of 28 days and Barcelona - Durban, with an average of 26 days.

Shortest transit time to South Africa

The shortest transit time to ship a container to South Africa is the route Las Palmas - Durban, with an average of 18 days. The next shortest routes are Algeciras - Durban, with an average of 19 days; and Barcelona - Durban, with an average of 24 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to South Africa

At iContainers, you can find 65 routes for sending containers to South Africa. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
AlgecirasDurban
BarcelonaDurban
Houston, TxDurban
Los AngelesDurban
New YorkDurban

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