Data Roaming 

Easy access the internet , email and your company's network while traveling outside South Africa 

  • Ensures the widest data coverage plus Super-Saver Data rates on Vodafone Partner Networks globally
  • Provides preferential rates measured in a minimum of 10 kilobyte increments of usage

To use Data Roaming

Activate Vodafone World to have voice, SMS and data services while roaming.


Terms & conditions apply

What is Data Roaming?

  • Data Roaming lets you get online even when you travel outside South Africa. If you’re roaming on selected Vodacom or Vodafone partner networks, you will automatically qualify for Super-Saver Data rates.

Who can use Data Roaming?

  • Data Roaming is only available to Vodacom Contract customers.

Why should I use Data Roaming?

Stay connected when you travel

Browse the Internet, check your email and access your company’s network even when you travel.

Control your data connectivity costs

Data Roaming is charged at a fixed SA Rand rate per MB. You will receive real-time data roaming notifications at every R5000 of data used.

Qualify for reduced rates

With our Super-Saver Data rates you also automatically qualify for a reduced rate per MB, when you roam on selected Vodacom or Vodafone partner networks.

How much does Data Roaming cost?

Data Roaming costs are based on the zone which the country is in


Cost per MB used  (Inclusive of VAT) 

Neighbouring countries R51.10 
Sub-Saharan Africa R102.40 
Rest of the world  R128 

Please note:

  • Data Roaming on selected Vodacom or Vodafone partner networks will qualify you for a reduced Super-Saver Data rate of R17.50 per MB
  • Data rates are charged in 10 kilobyte minimum increments.

How do I activate Data Roaming?

  • You must first activateVodafone Worldfor roaming voice, SMS and data services. You can then deactivate and activate Data Roaming on your mobile device using Change Settings.