Employee Relocation To Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

With over 100 years experience moving people to their new homes abroad, Gosselin is the name you can trust to make your international relocation to Abu Dhabi go smoothly .

See what our customers have been saying recently. We know you’ll also be impressed with what we can do for you too.

Choose Gosselin and you’ll have an expert team headed by one of our very experienced move managers. Our manager will co-ordinate the entire move process including:

  • pre-move survey
  • packing dates
  • transport logistics
  • delivery at destination

They’ll also be there to answer any questions and customs queries you may have. We help take the stress out of moving abroad!

Transit Times

UK international removals to the United Arab Emirates (London to Abu Dhabi) are transported by air or sea. Please see approximate door-to-door transit times for both modes of transport:

AIR: 5-10 days door-to-door*
SEA: 39-44 days door-to-door*

*These times are subject to no major delays during vessel sailing and delivery

About Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi is one of the largest oil producers in the world and is home to a number of multinationals corporations. Recently Abu Dhabi has been trying to diversify its economy by investing in tourism and financial services.

To work in the United Arab Emirates you’ll need a visa which your employer should apply for on your behalf. There are various types of visas - you can find out more from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Temperatures in the city can range from a low of around 13C (50F) on a winter's night to a high of around 42C (118F) on a summer's day. Rainfall averages around 12 cm per year which falls mainly in the winter months (November to March).

Moving to Abu Dhabi With Children

If you are moving to the city with children you should be aware that school admissions take place around the first week of February.

The school starting age is three to four years of age. Many schools will also accept applications for the next academic year when children are between four and five years old.

Things To Do

One of the most popular destinations is Yas, a man-made island. The island is home to the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as well as other racing events.

Yas is also a popular concert venue and the island has a number of luxury hotels. One of the world’s fastest roller coasters can be found there at Ferrari World where riders can experience the thrill of accelerating up to 240km (149 miles per hour).

Contact Us

If you need help with moving to Abu Dhabi, contact our expert team at london@gosselin-moving.co.uk or call +44 (0) 207 622 4393.