Looking to ship personal belongings, household items, and/or furniture from the UK to Dubai via Container? If you're planning an overseas move and require a container to transport your possessions, request a free quote from us here or keep reading for further details on weekly schedules, customs guidelines and additional information.
With weekly container shipping to Dubai via dedicated and shared containers, it doesn’t matter if you are moving a few personal effects or if you have a whole international house removal, we won’t keep you waiting.
Offering great rates, fast international container shipping transit times to Dubai and an 'only pay for what you ship' price guarantee not found anywhere else, you are in safe hands with 1st Move International. Don't just take our word for it, see what our customers think by reading real reviews on our Trustpilot.
Planning a move to Dubai? Get dates and port to port transit times for each vessel departing from the UK.
Short Answer: Typically the port to port transit times between the UK and Dubai are 21 days, however this can vary depending on your destination port. For more detailed times for each port/vessel please see our table below.
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Once your goods have been loaded you will receive a unique container number. We offer a container tracking service through trace-track.com, allowing you to track your container in real-time. Simply enter your container number to get the latest information about your shipment:
Planning a move to Dubai or looking to ship personal belongings to the UAE? It's crucial to familiarize yourself with the country's import regulations to ensure a hassle-free move. At 1st Move International, we ensure that you're well-informed and prepared to meet the customs regulations of your destination country. Here's a short guide on what's allowed, restricted, and prohibited when shipping to Dubai.
Dubai and the UAE have strict rules on prohibited items. Importing these may result in severe penalties. Prohibited items include:
Please visit the official UAE Government website for more information.
Certain goods require necessary permits before they can be imported. These include:
When it comes to packing for your move, hiring a professional company like 1st Move International ensures your belongings are shipped securely and promptly to Dubai. We provide bespoke packing services, adhering to strict requirements for exporting from the UK and importing to the UAE.
As part of our services, we'll assist you in creating an inventory list and completing all necessary paperwork for your items to clear UAE and Dubai customs without any hitches.
Once your inventory list is ready, you'll need to declare all items. This process can be done ahead of time before leaving the UK. Our team is ready to assist you, or you can use the e-clearance service for individuals provided by the UAE government.
With 1st Move International by your side, our team will provide all the support and organisation you need to make your move a success. For more information on removals to Dubai, or to get your free moving quote, get in touch today.
Dubai is home to some of the busiest and most technologically advanced ports in the world, making it a major hub for global trade and shipping.
At 1st Move International, we have over two decades of experience in the removals industry, offering unrivalled expertise and exceptional services tailored to your needs.
We're proud to offer faster shipping and safer packing and we meticulously handle every item, ensuring your belongings arrive safely at your new home in Dubai. As members of the British International Freight Association (BIFA) and the British Association of Removers (BAR), we adhere to the highest standards of professionalism and care in every move.
Get a free, no-obligation quote for our removal services today.