Living in the UK and travelling often to the UAE? UAE dirham travel card lets you convert your local currency to spend when travelling to the UAE. The TransferWise debit card gives you the best rate for spending in UAE dirham and 50+ other currencies.
The TransferWise debit card is like having your UAE dirhams on a card – it lets you send and spend money around the world at the real exchange rate.
Avoid hidden fees in the exchange rate while withdrawing from millions of ATMs abroad, paying in restaurants and shops, and buying your accommodation and flights.
You can hold up to 50+ currencies at once, and convert them in real time with the free TransferWise app.
We asked an independent research agency to compare our travel money card to 21 banks worldwide. Here’s how we compare to UK current accounts for managing your money abroad.
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|Withdraw £250 / month cash in EUR|
|Receive AUD, NZD, EUR, GBP, PLN and USD into your account|
Data collected by an independent research agency.
Create your free TransferWise account and order your UAE dirham card. It’ll arrive within 2 weeks of your order.
Activate UAE dirham or any of the other 50+ currencies that we offer, and top your account up.
Start using your UAE dirham debit card abroad. It’s accepted anywhere in the world that accepts Mastercard.
TransferWise travel money card can be ordered from the UK and over 30 other countries to send, spend and receive UAE dirham.
If you’re not based in the UK - check if TransferWise card is available in your country.
Bear in mind, that the UAE dirham card is not available for users based in the UAE yet.
Your card and activation instructions will arrive within 2 weeks of your order.
Once you’ve activated, you can add UAE dirham and as many of our 50+ different currencies as you like. Top your account up via debit card or bank transfer, and you’ll be ready to use your new card around the world.
Don’t worry – it’s easy to freeze and replace your TransferWise card. If it’s lost or stolen, here’s what to do.
Once we have these details, we’ll get your new card on its way to you.
TransferWise is an authorised Electronic Money Institution independently regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in the UK.
This means we're required by law to keep your money safe by storing it in a low-risk financial institution – in Europe this is in our UK account with Barclays, in the US this is in our US account with Wells Fargo.
Start saving money abroad.