The quick answer to this question is it depends.
Not all items from Wayfair can be shipped straight to South Africa.
You needn’t worry about this, though, as there is a way around the restrictions. A solution has been found to order anything from Wayfair and ship it to South Africa. Plus, it’s not expensive at all.
How to Get Items from Wayfair USA Delivered to South Africa
No matter how you look at it, to order anything from the Wayfair USA, you’ll need a physical US address.
You’ll use this US address to receive items from Wayfair.
You may now be wondering how you can get a physical US address if you don’t live there.
Thankfully there are companies called Freight Forwarders that can give you a US address to use. These companies are based in the USA and will assist you in shipping your items internationally.
Once you sign up with one, you’ll be given a US address. You can use this address when ordering any goods or services from American companies.
MyUS.com is our favorite Freight Forwarding service as they will ship to all cities located in South Africa. That includes these cities:
Gauteng, North-West, Mpumalanga, Orange Free State, Northern Cape, Limpopo, KwaZulu-Natal, Eastern Cape, Western Cape.
Why is MyUS.com such a great Freight Forwarder? Well, for starters, you won’t be charged any extra for taxes. Their service is exceptionally reliable, and they offer some of the lowest shipping rates out there.
In the years we’ve worked with them, they’ve never let us down (and we’ve shipped plenty with them).
You can now get your packages shipped from Wayfair or any other US-based retailer to the address given to you by MyUS.com.
MyUS will accept the order on your behalf. Once you’re ready for it to be shipped to South Africa, they’ll send it out.
As a bonus, if you order multiple items online, MyUS will combine them into one large shipment before sending it to you.
Freight Forwarding services allow you to buy things from the USA, despite living in another part of the world!