Sea freight to Dubai

Sea Freight to Dubai from UK

Sea freight to Dubai

–  Transit time: direct in 25 days

–  Up to 7 days free from unpack to collect cargo

–  As Master Loader we can prevent or reduce secondary charges

–  We offer cost-effective and reliable Sea Freight to Dubai from the UK 

–  Assistance with Customs clearance formalities

–  Truly Neutral consolidation services for wholesale co-loader forwarder customers


Our global sea freight to Dubai services cover both deep sea container consolidations (LCL) and full load (FCL) services. Unsworth provides weekly direct shipping sea freight to Dubai services in just 25 days, port to port.

Whether you require our export sea freight services to Dubai for business and commercial cargo, personal goods and house moves, we will have a solution tailored to your needs. Even if you wish to ship a car to Dubai, we recommend using our partners

Our experienced and dedicated staff can assist customers with destination charges and import licenses involved in sea freight to Dubai from UK. We can also provide our customers with door delivery. Removal services for personal and household effects, and special project services are also available. 

If you have any further enquiries or need further information please contact us on +44 (0)2085398899 or alternatively, email us at


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We are able to provide you with very low container rates for FCL sea freight to Dubai from UK, as they are based on quantity discounts.  We have discounted rates for 20ft and 40ft standard containers as well as deals on specialist equipment including Flat Racks, Open Top and Refrigerated Containers. We have negotiated low rates for UK haulage, so we can collect from anywhere in the country.

For the lowest rates for sea freight to Dubai from the UK, try our FCL export sea freight calculator. Get a quote today!

As Dubai is a major transhipment point, cargo for destinations in the Middle East and Indian sub-continent are loaded into new containers to be sent on to the final destination. This means competitive rates for LCL sea freight to Dubai from UK, with so many containers being sent to Dubai. We can receive cargo at regional depots around the UK or liaise with our agents to arrange collection on your behalf. 

Get a quote with our LCL export sea freight calculator and get the lowest rates for sea freight to Dubai.

So why choose UGL for your sea freight to Dubai from UK?

With over 42 years experience in moving goods, UGL export team is equipped to deal with your shipment. We ship from the UK to over 120 countries worldwide and offer a personalised service for all our customers. We operate within nationwide receiving depots: Birmingham, Bristol, Felixstowe, Hull, London and Manchester. Our combination of competitive rates and fast transit times puts our company at the forefront of the UK freight forwarding industry. Furthermore, we have a full Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) status and we are offering 24/7 online quotations and booking system.

Unsworth’s valued commercial clients are provided with a service that is both effective and hassle free. With this in mind, we proudly offer a port to port sea freight to Dubai from UK service:

  • Full Container Loads (FCL) 20ft and 40ft
  • Less than Container Loads (LCL)
  • Part loads
  • Pallet transport if needed
  • Assistance with documentation regarding the shipping process
  • Representative office in Dubai


Customs Requirements

Unsworth is highly experienced and our dedicated customs clearance team can provide assistance with all the aspects of customs clearance in Dubai. Of all customs clearance formalities can be taken care of where needed, including assistance with licences.

Prohibited items specific for exporting to Dubai are:

All items offensive to the Muslim culture or sensitive to the Middle East security situation, including:

  • religious publications or figures
  • imitation firearms 
  • paraphernalia
  • military uniforms
  • Antiques 
  • Asbestos
  • Firearms, or parts of
  • Furs
  • Gambling devices
  • Ivory
  • Jewellery
  • Plant products
  • Plants
  • Precious metals & stones

Further restrictions apply on sea freight to Dubai, for more information please contact the exports department on


UK Customs Clearance 

UGL’s dedicated in-house team has vast experience dealing with UK customs services, helping to take the hassle out of imports

Cargo Insurance 

We offer some of the most attractive marine cargo rates in the industry, with very competitive rates to give you complete piece of mind

Additional Services

A whole range of additional services are available to you, during               transit and after your shipment has reached the UK                                                         

Get an instant, all-inclusive quote for shipping sea freight to Dubai with our online quotation tool, Cargocost.