Compare UAE dirham exchange rate from top providers

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How to compare UAE dirham exchange rate


Run an exchange rate comparison

You may be able to get the best UAE dirham exchange rate deal for your travel by applying online and some providers only ever operate digitally, so to make sure you find the cheapest UAE dirham exchange rates comparing quotes on the internet is a must.


Compare your options

You'll want to ensure that you're getting the highest exchange rate with the lowest fees. Exchange rates and fees vary widely between providers have a look through your options, importantly focus on the overall cost and not just the exchange rate to find the best value UAE dirham exchange rate deal.


Choose delivery options

In some cases picking up your money at the airport or from a shop etc. can save on delivery fees. You will also want to ensure that the money will arrive in time for your trip. and once you have found the best UAE dirham exchange deal for your needs it's time to exchange the money.

View UAE dirham exchange deals

Actual rates may differ due to the fluctuating nature of currency exchange. For the latest rate please check with the provider.

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No1 Currency Travel Money
Exchange rate
Delivery fee
£6.95 delivery
£750 gets you
3,163.31 د.إ
No1 Currency Travel Money
No1 Currency is rated 'Excellent' on Trustpilot for their rates and service. The only provider where you can reserve your rate online and pay later in store. UK-wide pick up locations, or next day Home Delivery service, with free delivery over £800.
Indicative rates are for the Click and Collect service, Home Delivery may vary. Maximum order for home delivery is £2,500.
Available Direct
UK Residents

How to find the best pound to dirham rate

To find the best exchange rate for British pounds to United Arab Emirates dirham, compare as many online providers as possible. Look at:

  • The dirham exchange rate offered: this tells you how many UAE dirhams you’ll receive for each pound you exchange

  • Whether there’s a delivery charge: factor the cost of any delivery charges into your comparisons

You can work out the overall total of the UAE dirhams you want by using our currency calculator, which includes delivery fees. 

Either enter the amount of local currency you want to exchange or the amount of foreign currency you wish to receive and our comparison table will update to show the costs for each provider.

Here’s more information on finding the best travel money deal

Can I avoid delivery charges online?

Yes, avoid delivery charges by choosing a different method of collection:

Airport pickup: this lets you collect your dirhams at the airport you’re travelling from. Providers that offer airport collection usually offer better rates when you buy online

Branch pickup: only choose this if a provider has a branch you can get to easily. Some providers may let you reserve your rate online and give you a set time scale, like 24 hours, in which to collect the currency

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