Send money to the UK

Fast, low-cost, and secure online money transfers from the United Arab Emirates to the UK.

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  • 0 AED
  • 9.43 AEDOur fee
  • 9.43 AEDTotal fees
  • =
    990.57 AEDTotal amount we’ll convert
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How to send money to the UK in 3 easy steps

How to send money to the UK from the United Arab Emirates

How to send money to the UK from the United Arab Emirates

  1. Just tap in how much, and where to.
  2. Then make a local payment to Wise, whether it's with a bank transfer, swift or your debit or credit card.
  3. And that's it.

Wise converts your money at the 'inter-bank' rate – the real rate – so you save big time (even versus the guys saying there's 'zero' commission). On Wise, there's no room for sneaky bank surcharges or creeping hidden charges.

How much does it cost to transfer money to the UK?

Pay a small, flat fee and percentage

To send money in AED to the UK, you pay a small, flat fee of 6.16 AED + 0.73% of the amount that's converted (you'll always see the total cost upfront).

Fee depends on your chosen transfer type

Some transfer types have different fees which are usually tiny.

No hidden fees

No big fees, hidden or otherwise. So it's cheaper than what you're used to.

Fixed fee
6.16 AED
Variable feeup to 461,437 AED/month
Variable feemore than 461,437 AED/month

How long will a money transfer to the UK take?

A money transfer from the United Arab Emirates (AED) to the UK (GBP) should arrive . Sometimes transfer times can differ based on payment methods or verification changes. We’ll always keep you updated, and you can track each step in your account.

On many popular routes, Wise can send your money within one day, as a same day transfer, or even an instant money transfer.

What you’ll need for your online money transfer to the UK

Trust Wise with safe & secure money transfers to the UK

    Safeguarded with leading banks

    We hold your money with established financial institutions, so it’s separate from our own accounts and in our normal course of business not accessible to our partners. Read more here.

    Audited regularly

    We make sure your money’s secure, and that Wise is financially stable. As we’re not a bank, your money isn’t FSCS protected — instead we safeguard it.

    Extra-secure transactions

    We use 2-factor authentication to protect your account and transactions. That means you — and only you — can get to your money.

    Data protection

    We’re committed to keeping your personal data safe, and we’re transparent in how we collect, process, and store it.

    Dedicated anti-fraud team

    We work round the clock to keep your account and money protected from even the most sophisticated fraud.

Online scams are on the rise. Learn how to stay safe.

Send money to the UK from the United Arab Emirates with the most international app

Looking for an app to send money to the UK? Sending money is easy with Wise app.

  • Cheaper transfers abroad - free from hidden fees and exchange rate markups.
  • Check exchange rates - see on the app how exchange rates have changed over time.
  • Repeat your previous transfers - save the details, and make your monthly payments easier.
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