South African Rand

Get ready for your trip to South Africa. Order your South African Rands at Manor FX today. Our great exchange rates mean you'll have more ZAR cash to spend. Have your South African Rand banknotes delivered securely to your home or office, or pick them up from the Manor FX bureau near Heathrow.

Manor FX offers fast delivery times and a fuss-free online ordering process for your South African rand travel money.

Travel advise: payments in South Africa

Jet off well-informed to South Africa. Here are some handy facts about cash and card payments in South Africa.





Banknotes in South Africa

The South African Rand banknotes have recently been updated. The newest set of ZAR notes all have the portrait of Nelson Mandela.

South African banknotes in circulation are 10 ZAR, 20 ZAR, 50 ZAR, 100 ZAR and 200 ZAR.

Coins in South Africa

South African coins range from 1c to 5 rands. Did you get back from South Africa with some leftover coins? Our sister company Leftover Currency can help you to exchange South African Rand coins back to cash.

South African rand coins

South Africa's currency import and export regulations

Travelers are allowed to take up to 25,000 ZAR into South Africa per person. Foreign currency can be imported but needs to be declared if the value is over the equivalent of $10,000 USD.

When leaving South Africa, travelers can take up to 25,000 ZAR per person. The value of exported foreign currency can not be higher than the amount declared upon entry in South Africa.

There are no restrictions if you travel between South Africa, Swaziland, Lesotho and Namibia: These countries belong to the same monetary area.

Ordering South African Rands online

Order South African Rands online and have them delivered fast and securely to your home or office, with Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed®. Or pick them up from our travel money shop near Heathrow. Click here to buy South African Rands online.

Selling back South African Rands

If you have South African Rands to sell, follow this link to exchange South African Rands to Pounds, click on 'sell currency' and select 'ZAR South African Rand'. We'll pay good rates for your leftover South African Rands.