Solutions designed for your shipments in South Africa

At FedEx, we are aware of the importance of the deliveries you entrust us with and all our expertise is dedicated to delivering your packages across South Africa, regardless of their type and their specific features.

Specific features of the service Your transit time  Your service
Local services *
Sameday Express Major Centers Within two hours after arrival at destination SDX
Early Delivery Next day delivery between 08:00 and 09:00 am
Overnight Delivery Next day delivery by 10:30 am FDX 1
24-48 Hour Delivery 1-2 business days FDX 2
48-72 Hour Delivery 2-3 business days FDX 3


* Local services may be limited to certain postal codes only. Please contact our Customer Service for more information.


Security Surcharge
Security surcharge applicable to comply with Civil Aviation Regulation 1997, part 108 which requires the security screening of all air transported shipments. An additional surcharge per chargeable kg will be applicable on all air transported shipments via the Remail, FDX E, FDX 1, FDX 2 and SDX services.

Documentation and Liability Fee
A documentation and liability fee will be charged on all domestic shipments. The documentation fee provides automatic cover up to R1,000.00 for any physical damage or loss, which is not of a consequential nature. In the event that a claim may arise, a formal claim form with supporting invoices must be faxed to the nearest FedEx Express South Africa office within 3 days of the collection or delivery.

Additional services

FedEx Express offers various additional services for our customers, such as:

  • After hours deliveries/collections 1
  • Chain store deliveries/collections
  • Embassies and Consulates deliveries/collections
  • Game Reserve, Park, Mine, Power Station and Farm deliveries/collections
  • Saturdays deliveries/collections 2
  • Township deliveries/collections
  • Public holiday deliveries/collections 3
  • Additional Liability Insurance Cover

Additional services are subject to surcharges and fees. For more information about our services please contact our domestic Customer Service.

1 only available on the FDX E and FDX 1 products.
2 FDX E and FDX 1 products.
3 only available on the FDX E and FDX 1 products.