Shipping to the UAE

For over 30 years, we have been working hard to find affordable, fast, and secure shipping solutions for customers shipping to the United Arab Emirates.

Shipping to the UAE from the UK

Looking for cheap shipping from the UK to the UAE, but just can’t find the best prices for your budget? The Delivery Group is here to help. Our customer services team can get you bespoke shipping costs for when you want to send a parcel from the UK to the United Arab Emirates, and our expert courier services can get your parcel to the UAE in the shortest transit times possible. Wanting to send a parcel of non-restricted personal effects to the UAE, The Delivery Group can have it delivered within five working days.

Our services stretch throughout the United Arab Emirates, from Abu Dhabi to Ras Al-Khaimah.

When you’re shipping to the UAE with The Delivery Group, you’ll also get your own account manager who can assist you with the whole delivery process – doing the paperwork so you don’t have to.

You’ll have our support throughout the entire process. If it’s your first time sending a parcel to the UAE from the UK, our team can offer round-the-clock support to make it as simple as possible for you. Shipping to the UAE from the UK has never been easier now that you have The Delivery Group.

Looking for cheap shipping from the UK to the UAE? We can do that. Contact us today to get started.

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Why Choose The Delivery Group when Shipping to the UAE from the UK?

Our team of international expert courier services can collect any of your packages from anywhere in the UK and have it delivered to any of the post offices within the United Arab Emirates within one working week. Our customer services team will do everything it can to find bespoke shipping services that work just for you. High quality and the cheapest, and most cost-effective shipping to the UAE from the UK, when you ship with The Delivery Group, you’ll be given the opportunity to choose the speed and delivery time of your package to the UAE; as well as your preferred mail carrier. We work with you to create a completely personalised service, working around you and your schedule to get whatever you need to be delivered where it needs to go.

To see how our bespoke services can benefit you, contact us today.

Shipping to the UAE from the UK, where can I ship to?

The Delivery Group can ensure your parcel reaches where it needs to go, anywhere in the United Arab Emirates – this includes:

Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, Sharjah, Umm al-Qaiwan

How to Address a Parcel to the United Arab Emirates

There are no mail delivery services to street addresses in the United Arab Emirates. All mail and deliveries are sent to various PO boxes and multiple locations throughout the country, within cities, or to business addresses for delivery to employees. It is crucial that you have the correct PO box address and that it is included on the package you’re sending in order to ensure its safe arrival.

When completing a parcel delivery to the United Arab Emirates, it’s important that the label is correctly filled out in order to prevent your package being lost in the post.

Not sure how to label a delivery to the UAE? Have a look at our address guidelines below.

General Form:

  • Person name
  • PO Box xxxxx
  • City
  • Emirate 
  • United Arab Emirates


  • Customer Name
  • P.O. Box 9966
  • Al Qouz
  • Dubai
  • United Arab Emirates

Some important things to note:

  • There are no postcodes in the United Arab Emirates
  • If the value of the postage exceeds 500 Dirhams it will have to go through customs and will take longer to get to your client, please check exchange rates of GBP against the Dirham at the time of postage so you can notify your recipient.

What can I Send in a Parcel to the UAE?

Every company and country has prohibited items and restricted items. Here we have compiled a short list of some items you should be aware of before you decide to send anything overseas to the UAE.

Some notable items include:

  • Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof
  • Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations
  • Lithium batteries and equipment containing lithium batteries
  • Live animals
  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates
  • Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included
  • Meat and edible meat offal
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products; prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes
  • Vegetable products
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons
  • Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruit; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder
  • Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts

For an expanded list of prohibited and restricted items, and to have certain parts clarified, please visit the Royal Mail website.

How Much does Shipping to the UAE from the UK Cost?

When shipping to the UAE from the UK with The Delivery Group, we offer bespoke pricing per package, with multiple delivery options to suit any budget. As there is no predetermined shipping cost, we will help you find the cheapest, safest, and most efficient shipping to the United Arab Emirates in order to provide you with the best service possible. Each price we provide is calculated based on the weight, dimensions and volume of products you’re planning on shipping to the UAE from the UK.

Shipping with The Delivery Group is the cheapest way to ship to the United Arab Emirates. To see the cost of shipping to the UAE for your parcel, contact us today so we can find you the best price.

Benefits of shipping to the UAE from the UK with The Delivery Group

Shipping to the UAE from the UK for eCommerce Businesses:

If you’re an eCommerce business, there are more than a few benefits to help you and your business. We can offer multiple benefits to aid your business trade overseas:

  • Bespoke management information and reporting
  • High-speed tracking throughout our network
  • Proof of delivery
  • 72-hour deliveries
  • And more

For more details and benefits, check out our page on sending parcels as an eCommerce business.

Express and Time Specific Deliveries:

The importance of efficiency and meeting deadlines does not go unnoticed here at The Delivery Group. This is why you are able to pick a delivery service that is completely tailored to your needs. Live in Bristol and have an appointment in the morning and can’t deliver your parcel for delivery to the UAE until next week? We can offer specific courier pickup times to suit your day’s schedule.

You can also choose a specific time for your delivery to arrive at the post office in the United Arab Emirates for your recipient’s schedule too. We can ensure that your package arrives safely within one working week to the United Arab Emirates, with standard, express, and time-specific shipping options available to suit any budget.

Fully Trackable Shipping to UAE from UK with Help from our App:

“Where is my package?” Your recipient asks, “it’s on its way” You say, not knowing that it’s actually stuck in the post office in the UK. With our app, and unique tracking numbers with every delivery, you can update your recipient on its exact stage in its delivery. By inputting your unique delivery number into the app, you can see what stage, and where, your delivery is at any time after dispatch. Our helpful app shows accurate real-time updates to benefit you and the package’s recipient. You can go about your day as normal, knowing when your package is going to safely arrive.

Personal Account Managers:

Nobody wants to deal with paperwork when sending a delivery, you want to just hand your package to the courier, get on with your day, and only worry about where it is by using our tracking app. This is why we have personal account managers for every overseas delivery, dealing with all of the paperwork from the customs authority, customs charges and customs forms, so that you don’t have to. Worried about how much paperwork Brexit is going to cause? No need, that’s all handled by your account manager. So simply hand your package to your courier, and get on with your day.

Have Something to Send to the UAE from the UK? Contact us today to get it sent.

Our services are meant to benefit you. So when you ship with us, we will do everything we can to streamline the entire process of shipping to the UAE from the UK and make your life easy. So sit back, relax, and allow us to do the work.

To see how our bespoke services can benefit you, contact us today.

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