Set up a payment to UAE
Add a new recipient, or select an existing one, and enter how much you wish to transfer to UAE.
We'll make your payment
We'll exchange your pounds to Emirati dirham and deliver your payment, on time, with no hassle.
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Signing up for a Moneycorp account is easy and can be done in minutes. Once you’ve signed up, simply add funds to your account, then exchange up to 33 different currencies and start sending payments abroad. You’ll enjoy our best exchange rate and can send money to UAE as and when you need to.
Our Regular Payment Plan can cater for any recurring payments to the UAE that you need to make.
Can I send money to UAE online?
You can transfer money online to UAE around the clock. Simply login to your account and visit the ‘Send a Payment’ page. Here, you can add a new recipient, or select an existing one if you’ve sent money to them already, then exchange the amount you need to and make your payment.
Track the GBP to AED exchange rate from your online account and even set up an exchange rate alert. This means that we will notify you via email and/or SMS when the rate is at a level of your choosing, helping you get your ideal rate before you make your payment. Alternatively, you can make an international payment over the phone with the help of one our currency specialists.
Common questions about sending money to UAE
How long will a payment to UAE take?
Payments to the United Arab Emirates will arrive within 1-2 working days via moneycorp. Whether you make your transfer online or over the phone, we can get your money where it needs to be, even if the need is urgent.
How much does it cost to send money to UAE?
There are no international transfer fees when you send money to a UAE bank account from your online moneycorp account. This way, you can rely on a great exchange rate without having to worry about additional costs for simply making the payment.
What information do I need for a bank transfer to UAE?
In order to make a payment to a bank account in the United Arab Emirates, you will need to provide the following details:
- Full name of account holder
- BIC / SWIFT code.
For more information on these banking details, read our guide on BIC / SWIFT codes.
What is the IBAN format in the UAE?
Every bank account within the United Arab Emirates will have an IBAN, enabling banks in other countries to identify the correct bank account to make an international payment to. This IBAN will consist of 23 characters, beginning with an ISO Country Code and containing with two IBAN check digits and a Basic Bank Account Number.
Example of a United Arab Emirates IBAN:
AE07 0123 4567 8901 2345 678
Is there a limit on how much money I can transfer to UAE?
We cater for both individuals and businesses needing to send money abroad, with no limits on the amount you can transfer. It’s easy to send money to Dubai from the UK with moneycorp, no matter how large or small the payment.
Can I send money to all banks in UAE through my Moneycorp account?
We can cater for payments to a wide range of popular banks in Dubai and the UAE, not limited to:
- Commercial Bank of Dubai
- Dubai Islamic Bank
- Arab Emirates Investment Bank
- Emigrate Islamic Bank
- Emirates NBD
- National Bank of Abu Dhabi
- Arab African International Bank
If you can’t see the bank you need on the list, it doesn’t necessarily mean we can’t make your payment. Speak to one of our specialists today to see how we can help.