International Shipping UK to South Africa

UK to South Africa international shipping with weekly sailings and the fastest transit times for your International house move. Please see our South Africa container shipping schedule below for details of the next sailings from the UK.

International container shipping from the UK direct to South Africa

Use our dedicated international container shipping service for large house moves to South Africa, or if you plan to travel light, see our shared container shipping services using our 'ShrinkFast' packing system designed just for small home removals.

Daily collections and weekly international shipping to 144 countries. We get you there fast. See the benefits of our container services by treating your stuff to a first-class ticket shipping to South Africa with 1st Move International. Faster, Safer and Smarter.

Shipping Times to South Africa

Planning a move to South Africa? Get dates and port to port transit times for each vessel departing from the UK.

Short Answer: Typically the port to port transit times to South Africa are 24 to 30 days, depending on your destination port. For more detailed times for each port/vessel please see our table below.

How Long Does it Take to Ship Personal Effects from the UK to South Africa?

Destination Vessel Name Last Moving Date to Meet Vessel Sailing Date Port to Port Transit Time
Cape Town Maersk Lavras 17/12/2018 27/12/2018 24
MOL Presence 24/12/2018 03/01/2019 24
Santa Rosa 31/12/2018 10/01/2019 24
Santa Clara 07/01/2019 17/01/2019 24
Durban Maersk Lavras 17/12/2018 27/12/2018 30
MOL Presence 24/12/2018 03/01/2019 30
Santa Rosa 31/12/2018 10/01/2019 30
Santa Clara 07/01/2019 17/01/2019 30
Port Elizabeth Maersk Lavras 17/12/2018 27/12/2018 26
MOL Presence 24/12/2018 03/01/2019 26
Santa Rosa 31/12/2018 10/01/2019 26
Santa Clara 07/01/2019 17/01/2019 26