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How much does moving cost?

  • R4000R8000
    Truck and driver — full-day hire
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Below is a cost guide for moving. The prices quoted are estimates. For an exact price request a quote.


Truck and driver — half-day hire

  • R2500R4500

This is the price for a truck and driver hire for a half a day. The price includes only the truck hire with appointed driver. You do the lifting yourself. The total cost will depend on the truck site, the distance, and location. The average cost of half-a-day truck-and-driver hire is R3500, or typically between R2500 and R4500.

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Truck and driver — full-day hire

  • R4000R8000

This is the price for a truck and driver hire for the entire day. The price includes only the truck hire with appointed driver. You do the lifting yourself. The total cost will depend on the truck site, the distance, and location. The average cost is usually R6000.

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Additional cost for the movers

  • R550R750

This is the cost for hiring two movers if you need additional muscle to do the heavy lifting for you. Price depends on the day (weekday or weekend/public holiday), location, and any special requirements. On average, expect to be charged between R550 and R750 for a cost for two movers.

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Recent jobs for moving

Office and commercial moving

  • City or suburb are you moving from: Mutorashanga, Mashonaland West (Zimbabwe)
  • City or suburb are you moving to: City Deep (Johannesburg)
  • How far are you moving?: International
  • Will movers need to use staircases?: No
  • Estimated moving date: Within a month

Good Morning I have been urgently tasked by my client to look for side tippers to ferry Chrome Ore from a mine in Mutorashanga, Mashonaland West (Zimbabwe) across the border to City Deep (Johannesburg). The contract will be for a year, and approximately 20 tippers are needed per each given month to move about tonnes. Please can you advice on your rates coupled with your terms and conditions. Best Regards

Residential moving

  • From city or suburb: Florida
  • To city or suburb: Weltevredenpark, Florida
  • How far are you moving?: Less than 50 km
  • What are you moving?: 2 bedroom home
  • Estimated moving date: Within a month

We have the following: 7 seater couch Book shelf TV cabinet TV Coffee Table Desk Microwave 2 single beds 1 Queen sized bed 1 chest of drawers 1 baby changing station 1 kiddies shelf I kids toys drawer 1 table for welcome entrance 2 bedroom pedestals About 50 to 60 boxes (all our belongings in there still packing so not sure of final count) with fragile belongings Both places are ground floor however the lounge in the new place has a lounge which goes up 3 steps in the house

Residential moving

  • From city or suburb: Hopefield
  • To city or suburb: Langebaan
  • How far are you moving?: Less than 50 km
  • What are you moving?: 2 bedroom home
  • Estimated moving date: Within a month

We want assistance in moving our belongings to our new home. We do not have a lot of furniture but will have a lot of movables such as boxes, plants, garden equipment and the like. We will be moving a fridge, cupboard, 1 double bed with side tables, 1 (s-m sized) sleeper couch, desks (1/2) [from memory] The remainder of our effects will be compiled into a numbered inventory for moving purposes.