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Send a Parcel To United Arab Emirates Fast - DHL Courier Delivery

The 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 50 years. And the team in the UAE handle over 5 million parcels a year, 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.

National Holidays 2024*
  • 1 January, Monday - New Year's Day
  • 8 -12 April, Monday to Friday - Eid al-Fitr Holiday
  • 15 June, Saturday - Arafat Day
  • 16 - 18 June, Sunday to Tuesday - Eid al-Adha Holiday
  • 7 July, Sunday - Islamic New Year
  • 15 September, Sunday - Prophet Muhammad's Birthday
  • 1 December, Sunday - Commemoration Day
  • 2 December, Monday - National Day
  • 3 December, Tuesday - National Day Holiday


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

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Tracking number not 10 digits? Track your shipment on the DHL eCommerce UK (formerly DHL Parcel UK) website! 

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

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Our opening hours are 07:30 - 20:00 Monday to Friday and 08:00 - 14:00 on Saturday.

** Calls to DHL Express UK phone numbers beginning ‘084’ cost 7 pence per minute, plus your phone company's access charge.