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Moving Overseas

From the USA to UAE Dubai

Are you planning to move from the USA to Dubai and need assistance with auto and household goods shipping? Look no further! With years of experience and an impeccable track record, Direct Express Inc. has the expertise and resources to ensure a seamless transition.


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Cargo Type

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Destination Overseas

In addition, we offer marine insurance @2% declared value of the vehicle. Insurance is additional at 2% for full coverage with a minimum fee of 125.00 USD.

In case of a claim, there is a 500.00 USD or 3% deductible that must be met in order for the claim to be processed. UNIRISC Insurance Terms and Conditions.

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Contact Information

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Freight Type

Ocean Freight

Ocean Freight

Air Freight

Air Freight

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Open Car Carrier

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Inland Shipping

Open Car Carrier

Do you need help with the In-land shipping of your vehicle to one of our ports?

Our departure ports are Los Angeles, CA; Houston, TX; Savannah, GA; New Jersey, NJ. 

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Marine Insurance

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In addition, we offer marine insurance @2% declared value of the vehicle. Insurance is additional at 2% for full coverage with a minimum fee of 125.00 USD.

In case of a claim, there is a 500.00 USD or 3% deductible that must be met in order for the claim to be processed. UNIRISC Insurance Terms and Conditions.

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Your final estimated price is:

*Please note the above rate excludes;

-customs inspections if applied. Their charges will be additional

-Destination charges such as drayage, unloading, customs clearance, taxes and duty..etc

***rates subject to change without notice, prior to booking please confirm rates with DEI sales representative***


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USA - UAE Dubai

Major UAE Dubai Destinations we service:

Jebel Ali

Mina Rashid Port

Your #1 Export & Import

Why Choose Direct Express Inc. for Shipping to Dubai?

  • Specialized Services: Our international auto shipping services are tailor-made to cater to individual client needs, ensuring your vehicle reaches Dubai safely and efficiently.
  • Reliable Partners: We collaborate with a network of trustworthy global partners to ensure the safe transit of your household goods.
  • Competitive Pricing: Our transparent pricing structure promises no hidden charges, delivering value for every dollar spent.

 Understanding the Shipping Process

a. Initial Consultation: Reach out to us and provide the details of your move. We’ll guide you through the requirements and provide a free quote.

b. Documentation: Dubai has specific import regulations. Our team will assist in gathering and submitting all the necessary paperwork, including customs clearances.

c. Packing & Pickup: We offer professional packing services to ensure your household goods are protected. Our team will then pick up your items and vehicle from your designated location.

d. Transit: Your goods will be shipped via our secure and efficient transport methods, ensuring timely delivery.

e. Delivery & Unpacking in Dubai: Upon arrival in Dubai, we coordinate local delivery and can also assist in the unpacking process, setting you up comfortably in your new home.

3. Tips for Shipping Autos to Dubai

  • Vehicle Eligibility: Ensure your vehicle meets Dubai’s import regulations. Some vehicles might require modifications to be compliant.
  • Clean your Vehicle: Dubai’s customs are strict about soil and external contaminants. Ensure your car is cleaned inside and out before shipping.
  • Insurance: While Direct Express Inc. offers insurance during transit, ensure you have the appropriate coverage for your vehicle upon its arrival in Dubai.

4. What About Household Goods?

  • Inventory List: Make an itemized list of all goods being shipped. This aids in the customs process and ensures nothing is overlooked.
  • Prohibited Items: Dubai has strict regulations on items like drugs, e-cigarettes, and gambling devices. Ensure none of these are packed.
  • Electrical Appliances: Consider the voltage differences. Dubai uses 230V, 50Hz. You might need transformers or adaptors for some of your US-bought appliances.

    Car Shipping to UAE Dubai Checklist

    In order to export any vehicle from the U.S., we will require the following in order to meet US Custom regulations:

    • Original Title/MSO
    • Completed SLI & POA form
    • Copy of Passport
    • Commercial Invoice / Bill of Sale (official DMV template available on request)

    VAT Rates UAE Dubai

    • Car Imports to Dubai pay 5% Customs duties.
    • Value of the vehicle + 1% insurance + cost of shipment).
    • VAT will be applicable on all service charges which is 5% on CIF value on all cost elements.
    • Vehicle will be inspected by Customs to verify that the export declaration value is accurate. If this estimation is inconsistent or different than stated on the invoice, you may have to pay the difference.
    • After import duties are paid, the Traffic & Licensing Department will issue a VCC (Vehicle Clearing Certificate).
    • The amount of taxes and import duties payable when shipping a car to Dubai from the US will vary and depends on the details of your shipment.

    Disclaimer: Direct Express, Inc. encourages each of our customers, including but not limited to: shippers, agents, brokers, exporters, importers, buyers, sellers, to contact a Customs Import Agency at the country of ultimate destination “desired country of importation” in order to confirm the most current, up-to date, proper, valid, and applicable VAT, Customs Duties and Taxes. Customer hereby forever releases Direct Express, inc., its officers, its employees including but not limited to: any duties, any taxes, any VAT discrepancies, or differences. Customer fully understands and acknowledges that each country possesses and applies its own laws, rules , regulations, import tax laws, and such may vary, may change and may be updated without any prior notice or written notifications. All duties, Taxes and VAT are strictly and solely for the account of the ultimate importer.

    Your #1 Export & Import

    Household Goods Shipping

    Our dedicated team at Direct Express Inc. is committed to offering top-notch service, ensuring your move from the USA to Dubai is smooth and stress-free. We understand the intricacies involved and promise to be with you every step of the way.

    Ready to make the move? Contact us today for a hassle-free shipping experience!

    Air Freight

    When time is of the essence and you need your household goods to reach their destination quickly, our air freight option at Direct Express Inc. is the ideal choice. We understand that some international moves require expedited shipping, and our air freight services are designed to meet your urgent shipping needs with efficiency and precision. Air freight significantly reduces transit time, allowing you to settle into your new home sooner, and our expert team ensures secure packaging and handling for items destined for air travel. We partner with reputable airlines and carriers to provide reliable, real-time tracking, so you stay informed about your shipment's status from departure to arrival. Our customized air freight plans are tailored to your timeline and budget, with seamless customs clearance and final delivery coordination. Trust Direct Express Inc. for a swift and stress-free international move – contact us today to explore your air freight options.

    Inland Transport

    At Direct Express Inc., we recognize that a successful international move requires comprehensive solutions, and our inland transport option plays a pivotal role in ensuring your household goods reach their final destination seamlessly. Whether you're moving to or from a landlocked location or simply need reliable transportation within your destination country, our well-established network of inland transport providers guarantees a smooth transition. Our team will customize a transportation plan tailored to your specific needs, making sure your belongings are efficiently transported from the port or airport to your new home. We prioritize security and efficiency, ensuring that your items are handled with care throughout the inland journey. From coordinating logistics to overseeing customs clearances, our commitment to excellence ensures that your international move is worry-free. Contact Direct Express Inc. today to explore your options and experience the convenience of our inland transport services.

    Warehouse and Loading

    With our strategic locations throughout the USA we are able to provide you with the most affordable option for your needs. We have loading facilities located in Los Angeles, California; Houston, Texas; Savannah, Georgia; New York, New York. Direct Express Inc. understands that flexibility and convenience are paramount in international moves, and our warehouse and transport option offers you both. Our state-of-the-art storage facilities provide secure, climate-controlled storage solutions for your household goods when needed, ensuring they remain in pristine condition until your new home is ready. Our expert team manages the logistics seamlessly, arranging for the timely transport of your items from our warehouse to your destination once you're ready. This integrated approach simplifies the relocation process, allowing you to transition at your own pace while maintaining peace of mind that your belongings are safe and sound. Explore our warehouse and transport services today to experience a stress-free and tailored international move with Direct Express Inc.

    Ocean Freight

    When it comes to international household goods shipping, our ocean freight option at Direct Express Inc. offers you a cost-effective and reliable solution for transporting your cherished possessions across long distances. With our extensive network of trusted carriers and shipping partners, we ensure your household goods are handled with utmost care throughout their journey. Our ocean freight services are designed to accommodate varying load sizes, making it an ideal choice whether you're shipping a few items or an entire household. We provide efficient and secure packing, timely departures, and streamlined customs clearance, giving you the peace of mind that your belongings will arrive safely at your new destination. Choose Direct Express Inc. for a seamless, oceanic transition to your new home – contact us today to discuss your ocean freight options.





    230 West Carob St. Rancho Dominguez, CA 90220

    Direct Express, Inc. is a leader amongst shipping companies.