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 1,160 $

Barcelona - Durban

From 1,259 $

Valencia - Durban

From 1,262 $

NEW YORK - Durban

From 1,867 $

Houston - Durban

From 2,197 $

Miami - Durban

From 2,245 $

Shipping rates from United States to South Africa

miami - durban
DV20
$ 1,867
DV40
$ 2,371
40HC
$ 2,371
charleston - durban
DV20
$ 1,867
DV40
$ 2,371
40HC
$ 2,757
savannah - cape town
DV20
$ 1,867
DV40
$ 5,147
40HC
$ 6,230
new york - port elizabeth
DV20
$ 1,960
DV40
$ 3,197
40HC
$ 3,143
norfolk - durban
DV20
$ 1,979
DV40
$ 2,523
40HC
$ 3,168

Shipping rates from Spain to South Africa

algeciras - durban
DV20
$ 1,370
DV40
$ 2,289
40HC
$ 2,289
algeciras - cape town
DV20
$ 1,371
DV40
$ 2,081
40HC
$ 2,289
bilbao - cape town
DV20
$ 1,455
DV40
$ 2,230
40HC
$ 2,596
valencia - cape town
DV20
$ 1,490
DV40
$ 2,869
40HC
$ 2,869
barcelona - durban
DV20
$ 1,490
DV40
$ 3,796
40HC
$ 2,547

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
$ 1,369
DV40
$ 1,399
40HC
$ 2,538
cape town - algeciras
DV20
$ 1,941
DV40
$ 4,813
40HC
$ 3,571
cape town - barcelona
DV20
$ 2,125
DV40
$ 1,948
40HC
$ 1,433
cape town - algeciras
DV20
$ 2,645
DV40
$ 12,296
40HC
$ 6,104
durban - barcelona
DV20
$ 3,192
DV40
$ 5,962
40HC
$ 5,961

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
AmericaUnited StatesHouston, TxDurban762,450$
AmericaUnited StatesPhiladelphiaDurban672,225$
AmericaUnited StatesNew OrleansDurban632,675$
AmericaUnited StatesCharlotteDurban42,457$
AmericaUnited StatesGreensboroDurban42,770$
AmericaUnited StatesHuntsvilleDurban42,732$

Longest transit time to South Africa

The longest transit time to ship a container to South Africa is the route Houston, Tx - Durban, with an average of 76 days. The next longest routes are Philadelphia - Durban, with an average of 67 days and New Orleans - Durban, with an average of 63 days.

Shortest transit time to South Africa

The shortest transit time to ship a container to South Africa is the route Charlotte - Durban, with an average of 4 days. The next shortest routes are Greensboro - Durban, with an average of 4 days; and Huntsville - Durban, with an average of 4 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to South Africa

At iContainers, you can find 216 routes for sending containers to South Africa. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
AlgecirasDurban
Los AngelesDurban
MiamiDurban
New YorkDurban
ValenciaDurban

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