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Shipping containers to the UAE from the UK

Looking for a fast, easy and affordable way to send your personal effects to the UAE? Look no further than the dedicated team of global shipping experts at Excess International. With over 30 years’ industry experience, and 1000s of happy customers, it’s no surprise that we’re among the most trusted moving companies in the UK.

We like to make the process of sending containers overseas straightforward. That’s why we offer a reliable door to door service when shipping containers to the UAE.

Inclusive in your shipping container to the UAE costs are:

  • A move co-ordinator to organise your shipment and answer queries
  • Team of packers and movers to pack your goods in industry approved materials
  • Effects taken and loaded onto shipping containers and shipped to destination of your choice
  • Container delivered to the door of your new home, workplace, hotel or other, and unloaded
  • Terminal fees, shipping fees and customs clearance


Why choose Excess International for shipping containers to the UAE

When you choose our shipping containers to the UAE service, we take care to understand your needs and cater to your requirements. Whether you’re sending gifts to loved ones overseas or sending an entire house worth of belongings, we’re more than happy to help.


Transit methods for shipping containers to the UAE

There are two transit methods for shipping containers to the UAE. The right choice for you will depend on your budget, end location and schedule.

GRP: If you are shipping the contents of a small apartment, flat, a small office or even just large furniture items from your house – GRP is the best option for you. Your effects are stowed and secured within a shared container and you will only pay for the space your possessions occupy.

Full Container Load: FCL is the favoured option for those shipping an entire home or large work offices etc. You will be charged for a 20ft or 40ft container depending on the volume of your international removals and you can fill the container how you wish.

Loading cargo onto a ship for international removals

Popular destinations for shipping containers to UAE

We offer a door to door container shipping service to many destinations across UAE. Some of our most popular destinations for shipping include:

Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Al Gharbia Dibbar, Ras al-Khaimah, Ajman, Fujairah, Dibba, Al Ain, Um Al Quwain, Khor Fakkan, Sharjah

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