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Sending parcels to South Africa

Optimize your import/export costs for South Africa and for all your shipments of packages, parcels, pallets or bulky items.
We propose a saving of up to 75% on services by the express shipping companies DHL, UPS and FedEx.
Send your packages to South Africa in a few minutes with Upela !

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Take advantage of the best rates and lead times for shipments to South Africa

Connect to www.upela.com on the Internet and discover our unbeatable express shipping prices: Sending parcels from France-South Africa and South Africa-France starting from €22.57

Sending a parcel to South Africa: things you need to know

  • The Republic of South Africa is at the southernmost tip of the African continent. The 10 biggest cities: Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg, Soweto, Pretoria, Port Elizabeth, Pietermaritzburg, Benoni, Tembisa, Vereeniging.
  • Time zone: GMT +3:00
  • Holidays: 1st January, 4th February, 1st, 18 & 19 May, 17 & 26 June, 19 August, 15 November.

Parcels to South Africa: shipping times to South Africa

We offer an express door to door delivery service in 72 hours (time between pickup and final delivery of the item) with delivery before 12 PM or during the day.
Envoi de colis en Afrique du Sud

Other African countries where you can also send your parcels :

Algeria, Cameroon, The Reunion Island, Madagascar, Morocco, Senegal, Togo, Tunisia

Prohibited goods :

  • alcohol
  • asbestos
  • hazardous goods
  • firearms and parts
  • ivory
  • pornography

Formalities for making a delivery to South Africa

For any deliveries to South Africa or coming from South Africa (excluding documents of no commercial value), shipments must be accompanied by an invoice or a pro forma invoice (generated automatically by Upela) which will be submitted to the customs authorities.
If you are sending fragile objects, use suitable packing to protect the goods from any shocks.

Our carriers for parcels shipment in South Africa

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