Today, 2.90 United Kingdom Pounds are worth 13.88 United Arab Emirates Dirhams, ie, £2.90 = Dh13.88. That's because the current exchange rate, to AED, is 4.79. So, to make United Kingdom Pound to United Arab Emirates Dirham conversion, you just need to multiply the amount in GBP by 4.79.

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Learn how to get the best English exchange rate before exchanging your money

The United Kingdom Pound is the official English currency. GBP/AED represents the value of English money in Arabian money and it is called the 'exchange rate' or 'forex rate'. This exchange rate from United Kingdom Pound to United Arab Emirates Dirham is today at 4.786.

As an example, suppose you are from Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates and you travel to London UK. There, you need to get 1000 United Kingdom Pounds (£) at a London bank to pay your hotel. In this case you would pay 4.786 * 1000 = 4786 United Arab Emirates Dirhams (Dh). But, in practice, you will pay more (or perhaps much more) to get the same amount of your foreign currency due to the margin for the money conversion services costs like: commissions, credit card surcharges, ATM fees and other expenses. If, for example, you are using a credit card, this margin will typically be around 2 to 3 percent. We recommend that you choose the best place to make your money exchange because there can be a large difference between forex rates you will get.

In the example above for a 1000 United Kingdom Pounds amount, the result of the money conversion is 4881.72 AED for a 2% margin or 4929.58 AED for a 3% margin.

Some Internet based foreign currency exchange agencies add 10 percent or even more. So, if you make the same calculations above, there will be a difference of about 478.6 AED depending on which forex bank or agency you choose to exchange your money. So, that's why we advise you to seek the best place to get the best fx rates for your upcoming money transfer/exchange. The only way to know what is the best exchange rate is to know what the current rate is. You can easily accomplish this by using periodically our currency converter above to get an idea of what forex rate to expect.

Note: If you use our currency converter, you only need to choose the amount of margin in its drop-down list and have an estimate of how much you will pay to get the desired amount.

By the way: there are some notations for this currency pair like GBP-AED or GBPAED among others. The currency symbol for United Kingdom Pound is (£) while the currency symbol for United Arab Emirates Dirham is (Dh). Note also that the UK country code is GBR or GB. The United Arab Emirates country code is ARE or AE

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