Car Shipping to Durban
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- Cost starts from: £1195.00
- Roll on/Roll off: Yes ✓
- Container Shipping: Yes ✓
- Frequency of sailing: Monthly
Affordable Car Shipping to Durban
Are you looking to ship a vehicle to Durban? Ship Cars Ltd offers affordable car shipping services to Durban from either Southampton, Newcastle, Sheerness, Immingham and Teesport. Our regular, sought after vehicle shipping services to South Africa sail between 1 and 3 times a month. The frequency in which they sail will depend on which port you would like to ship your vehicle from. Durban port offers a great gateway to many countries surrounding South Africa such as Zimbabwe and Botswana.
Ship Cars Ltd prides itself on the successful shipment of all their vehicles shipped to date from the UK to Durban. With over 10 years’ experience, we are confident that we will ship your vehicle safely every time to South Africa. Our Durban based agent can assist you with customs clearance and all import procedures. We have worked closely together for many successful years. We guarantee to provide you with a hassle-free service.
RORO Car Shipping UK to Durban
RORO vehicle shipping services will always remain to be the most affordable way of shipping either a car, van, truck or plant machinery to Durban. RORO vessels are purpose-built ships that can ship thousands of vehicles safely at any one time. All vehicles are driven inside the ship and are secured to the bed of the vessel using straps. RORO shipping offers an affordable, safer way of shipping a vehicle to Durban from the UK. The costs to ship a standard saloon car from Southampton to Durban is £1195.00 and for a 4×4 is £1495. Rates to ship vans, trucks and larger pieces of machinery have to be costed on a case by case basis. Dimensions are required to give an accurate quotation.
Dedicated Container Shipping to Durban
If RORO is not an option, we also offer weekly container shipping to Durban from the port of London Gateway. Our professional loaders will pack your vehicle securely in to either a 20’, 40’ or 40’ HQ container in Tilbury. If preferred, we can also arrange UK haulage to have the container brought to your premises for you to load. Our dedicated team can also arrange to have the container dropped to the floor and left with you for a period of up to 14 days for ease of loading. Whatever you are looking for, Ship Cars Ltd can provide you with a bespoke service to suit your individual needs and requirements.
Do I need an Import License?
You’ll require an import license and a letter of authority if your vehicle is staying in South Africa. You can obtain a license from the South African Government and will also need to complete the LOA application prior to shipping any vehicle. Without import approval you may be liable to pay thousands of pounds worth of fines and your vehicle may even be shipped back to the UK at your own expense.
When shipping any vehicle to South Africa, you will need to send us copies of the following documents by email:
- V5C (or title document) for the vehicle
- Photo page of the consignees passport
- Purchase/Sales Invoice of the vehicle
For further information about car shipping to Durban please contact one of our friendly team on Tel: 01495 320540 or WhatsApp: (0)7513898320
It is important to note that if your vehicle is staying within South Africa that you are aware of the very strict rules in place by the South African Government.