Parcel delivery to United Arab Emirates

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Parcel delivery to United Arab EmiratesThe United Arab Emirates (often referred to as the UAE) is a federation of seven emirates: Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, Sharjah and Umm al-Quwain that was formed in 1971. Need to send a parcel to the UAE? Who better to use than a logistics company that’s been around longer than the country?

Located in over 220 countries and territories worldwide, we’ve been shipping important documents and parcels through our fast and secure parcel delivery service for more than 40 years. And the team in the UAE handled 5.7 million shipments in 2012 alone, meaning you can rest safe in the knowledge that your parcel will be in safe hands when leaving the UK. Plus for extra peace of mind, all parcels are signed for on delivery and you can follow your parcel’s journey every step of the way with free tracking by text, phone or online.

Time to find out how to send a parcel to the UAE? It’s as easy as walk, click or call! Get a quote and select from our three simple options to book your parcel delivery to the United Arab Emirates.

United Arab Emirates at a glance

United Arab Emirates map
United Arab Emirates flag

Country Facts

Abu Dhabi is the capital of the UAE

The UAE is a federation of seven emirates known as the Trucial States - Abu Dhabi (the largest), Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, and Umm al-Qaiwain and was formed in 1971

In addition to a federal president and prime minister, each emirate has a separate ruler who oversees the local government

Dubai’s Dubai Mall is the world’s largest shopping mall. Its internal area covers 5.9 million square feet and you can ski indoors while shopping

When the Burj Khalifa in Dubai was inaugurated in January 2010, it officially became the tallest building in the world

Dubai is the fastest growing city in the world

National Holidays 2017*

1 January, Sunday - New Year’s Day

24 April, Monday - Israa & Miraj night *

25 May, Thursday - Ramadan expected to begin *

25 June, Sunday - Eid Al Fitr (end of Ramadan) *

31 August, Thursday - Arafat (Haj) Day *

1 September, Friday - Eid Al Adha

21 September, Thursday - Hijra New Year’s Day *

30 November, Thursday - Prophet Mohammed’s Birthday

2 December, Saturday - UAE National Day

* exact dates subject to the sighting of the moon

* Public holidays in the United Arab Emirates may affect our estimated transit times.

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