Explore South Africa with a South African rand travel card
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A travel money card for South Africa
The Wise travel money card can be ordered from Singapore for sending, spending, and receiving South African rand abroad. Enjoy the exchange rate you see on Google for transactions in over 40 different currencies.
Use your card in more than 160 countries and withdraw money from 3 million ATMs worldwide.
If you don't have an address in Singapore, it's best to check if Wise travel card is available in your country.
Benefits of choosing a Wise travel money card for South Africa
Create up to 3 digital cards for free
Spend instantly with Google Wallet and Apple Pay
Free ATM withdrawals from worldwide
Freeze and unfreeze your card instantly
In-app ATM finder
Instant notifications on your phone
Spend smart on your South African adventure with the Wise travel money card
With our Smart Conversion feature, you can explore the world without worrying about fluctuating exchange rates.
If your local currency balance runs low, you can still spend money. Our intelligent system will automatically select the balance for you that has the lowest conversion fee from your other available currencies.
No more sneaky transaction fees or facing unfavourable rates at airport counters. Our travel money card ensures you get the most out of every penny, making your holiday money go further than ever before.
Order a travel money card for your South African vacation is simple
Create your free Wise account. Order your South African rand travel card for a one-time fee of 8.5 SGD.
Choose currencies. Activate South African rand or any of the other 40+ currencies that we offer, and top your account up.Step 3
Spend in South Africa without rip-off fees. Start using your travel money card abroad. You can start spending in ZAR with a digital card immediately.
Tips for saving travel budget in South Africa
Don’t exchange your travel money at the airport – it’s much cheaper to withdraw money from an ATM with your travel money card.
Always choose the local currency (without conversion) when withdrawing money from ATMs or using your travel money card in shops and restaurants.
If you need to pay for your holiday in a foreign currency, transfer your money with Wise.
Download the free Wise money transfer app and manage your balance on the go.
Questions about travel money card for South Africa
Don’t worry – it’s easy to freeze and replace your Wise card. If it’s lost or stolen, here’s what to do.
Freeze your card by logging into your Wise account. This will stop any transactions from taking place.
Contact us via email or phone. We’ll put a permanent block on your card.
Confirm via email that you understand your card will be blocked. We want to make sure before going ahead.
Order a new card like you did the first time. We’ll ask you to confirm your name and mailing address.
Once we have these details, we’ll get your new card on its way to you. Meanwhile, you can create a digital card for free and use with Google or Apple Pay straight away.