How to call South Africa🇿🇦

To call South Africa from USA, just follow:
  • First dial 011, the USA exit code.
  • Next dial 27, the South Africa country code.
  • Then dial the 9 digits phone number.

To call South Africa from USA, just follow these dialing instructions:

  • First dial 011, the USA exit code.
  • Next dial 27, the South Africa country code.
  • Then dial the 9 digits phone number.
Dial 011 + 27 + phone number

About South Africa

South Africa flag

The international country code is 27. It will allow you to call South Africa from another country. South Africa telephone code 27 is dialed after the international direct dialing ( IDD).

South Africa trunk prefix is 0. It will allow you to make calls inside South Africa.

List view:

  • International code + 27.
  • Trunk prefix 0
  • International mask phone number +27xx-xxx-xxxx.
  • National mask phone number .

The South Africa area code table below shows the various city codes for South Africa.

How to call inside South Africa

How to call South Africa from a mobile phone

Instruction for calling from USExample
011 - 27 - 9 digits phone number011 27 and 9 digits
+ 27 - 9 digits phone number + 27 and 9 digits

How to call South Africa from a landline phone

Instruction for USExample for US
011 - 27 - 9 digits phone number011 27 and 9 digits

How to call South Africa from office

In case you need to call from an office, you must first dial the phone code in the office to reach the local connection. After a long beep dial 27, wait for the beep again. Then enter the area code and phone number. In some offices, you do not need to dial a code to enter a city connection.

Instruction for calling from USExample
exit code to local line - 011 - 27 - 9 digits phone number9 011 27 and 9 digits

How to call South Africa cheaper

The best way to make calls cheaper is using VoIP or apps with VoIP technology like Skype, Viber and etc. Some VoIP service allow you to skip dialing exit code before placing an international call. If this feature is turned on, just leave out the country exit code. To call South Africa from the Skype app, just follow these dialing instructions:

  • First type + 27, the South Africa country code.
  • Then dial the 9 digits phone number.

Instruction for USExample for US
+ 27 - 9 digits phone number+ 27 and 9 digits

Just for fan

me
Hey, how to call South Africa?
17 minutes ago
Jane
Hey, it is easy, for instance if you call from USA to call South Africa follow this:
10 minutes ago
First dial 011, the USA exit code.
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Next dial 27, the South Africa country code.
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Then dial the 9 digits phone number
10 minutes ago
Jane
I hope it is helpful for you
9 minutes ago
me
Thank you, Jane
7 minutes ago