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When calling a phone number in another country, there is usually a prefix you have to dial to indicate that you're placing an international call; this varies by country.  After that international prefix, you must dial the '''international country code''' for the country you are calling, followed by the local number.  This is a list of those country codes.
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When calling a phone number in another country, there is usually a prefix you have to dial to indicate that you're placing an international call; this varies by country.  After that [[international dialling prefix]], you must dial the '''international country code''' for the country you are calling, followed by the local number.  This is a list of those country codes.
  
Note: The [[United States]], [[Canada]], and several [[Caribbean]] nations technically share the international calling code ''1'', with each state (or parts of states), province, territory, or island nation given its own three-digit "area code". The following list includes the area codes for such nations outside the US and Canada.
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Note: The [[United States]] and its possessions, [[Canada]], and several [[Caribbean]] nations share the international calling code ''1'', with each US state (or parts of US states), province, territory, or island nation given its own three-digit "area code". The following list includes the area codes for such nations outside the US and Canada, as well as those of US possessions outside of the United States proper.
  
 
*[[Afghanistan]] 93
 
*[[Afghanistan]] 93
 
*[[Albania]] 355
 
*[[Albania]] 355
 
*[[Algeria]] 213
 
*[[Algeria]] 213
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*[[American Samoa]] 1 684
 
*[[Andorra]] 376
 
*[[Andorra]] 376
 
*[[Angola]] 244
 
*[[Angola]] 244
 
*[[Anguilla]] 1 264
 
*[[Anguilla]] 1 264
*[[Antarctica]] 6721
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*[[Antarctica]] (Australian bases) 6721
 
*[[Antigua and Barbuda]] 1 268
 
*[[Antigua and Barbuda]] 1 268
 
*[[Argentina]] 54
 
*[[Argentina]] 54
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*[[Croatia]] 385
 
*[[Croatia]] 385
 
*[[Cuba]] 53
 
*[[Cuba]] 53
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*[[Curaçao]] 599
 
*[[Cyprus]] 357
 
*[[Cyprus]] 357
 
*[[Czech Republic]] 420
 
*[[Czech Republic]] 420
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*[[Djibouti]] 253
 
*[[Djibouti]] 253
 
*[[Dominica]] 1 767
 
*[[Dominica]] 1 767
*[[Dominican Republic]] 1809
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*[[Dominican Republic]] 1 809, 1 829, and 1 849
 
*[[East Timor]] 670
 
*[[East Timor]] 670
 
*[[Ecuador]] 593
 
*[[Ecuador]] 593
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*[[Grenada]] 1 473
 
*[[Grenada]] 1 473
 
*[[Guadeloupe]] 590
 
*[[Guadeloupe]] 590
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*[[Guam]] 1 671
 
*[[Guatemala]] 502
 
*[[Guatemala]] 502
 
*[[Guinea]] 224
 
*[[Guinea]] 224
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*[[Israel]] 972
 
*[[Israel]] 972
 
*[[Italy]] 39
 
*[[Italy]] 39
*[[Jamaica]] 1876
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*[[Jamaica]] 1 876
 
*[[Japan]] 81
 
*[[Japan]] 81
 
*[[Jordan]] 962
 
*[[Jordan]] 962
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*[[Norfolk Island]] 6723
 
*[[Norfolk Island]] 6723
 
*[[North Korea]] 850
 
*[[North Korea]] 850
*[[Northern Ireland]] 44
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*[[Northern Ireland]] 44 28
 
*[[Northern Mariana Islands]] 1 670
 
*[[Northern Mariana Islands]] 1 670
 
*[[Norway]] 47
 
*[[Norway]] 47
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*[[Poland]] 48
 
*[[Poland]] 48
 
*[[Portugal]] 351
 
*[[Portugal]] 351
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*[[Puerto Rico]] 1 787 and 1 939
 
*[[Qatar]] 974
 
*[[Qatar]] 974
 
*[[Reunion]] 262
 
*[[Reunion]] 262
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*[[Russia]] 7
 
*[[Russia]] 7
 
*[[Rwanda]] 250
 
*[[Rwanda]] 250
*[[Saint Barthelemy]] 590
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*[[Saint-Barthélemy]] 590
 
*[[Saint Helena (island)|Saint Helena]] 290
 
*[[Saint Helena (island)|Saint Helena]] 290
 
*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis]] 1 869
 
*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis]] 1 869
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*[[Seychelles]] 248
 
*[[Seychelles]] 248
 
*[[Sierra Leone]] 232
 
*[[Sierra Leone]] 232
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*[[Saint Martin|Sint Maarten]] (Dutch side) 1 721
 
*[[Singapore]] 65
 
*[[Singapore]] 65
 
*[[Slovakia]] 421
 
*[[Slovakia]] 421
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*[[South Africa]] 27
 
*[[South Africa]] 27
 
*[[South Korea]] 82
 
*[[South Korea]] 82
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*[[South Sudan]] 211
 
*[[Spain]] 34
 
*[[Spain]] 34
 
*[[Sri Lanka]] 94
 
*[[Sri Lanka]] 94
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*[[Zimbabwe]] 263
 
*[[Zimbabwe]] 263
  
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=International prefix=
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Before dialling the area code, you usually have to dial an international prefix.  This is so that the country code won't be confused with the first few digits of a local or national telephone number.
  
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See the list at [[International dialling prefix]].
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Alternatively, if you have a mobile phone, you can dial the '+' key first before the country code regardless of which country you are calling from.
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==See also==
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*[[Telephone service for travel]]
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*[[Wikitravel:Phone numbers]]
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Revision as of 00:34, 27 November 2012

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When calling a phone number in another country, there is usually a prefix you have to dial to indicate that you're placing an international call; this varies by country. After that international dialling prefix, you must dial the international country code for the country you are calling, followed by the local number. This is a list of those country codes.

Note: The United States and its possessions, Canada, and several Caribbean nations share the international calling code 1, with each US state (or parts of US states), province, territory, or island nation given its own three-digit "area code". The following list includes the area codes for such nations outside the US and Canada, as well as those of US possessions outside of the United States proper.

International prefix

Before dialling the area code, you usually have to dial an international prefix. This is so that the country code won't be confused with the first few digits of a local or national telephone number.

See the list at International dialling prefix.

Alternatively, if you have a mobile phone, you can dial the '+' key first before the country code regardless of which country you are calling from.

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