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How to call a phone in Mexico

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  • Getting a Phone 

    Dialing and Calling Into and Out-of and Within Mexico

    You need to call someone here in Mexico or back in the USA or Canada. The prefixes you need to dial depend on where you are and what kind of phone you are using (land-lines vs. cell phones).

    The rules for phone calls within Mexico and from outside Mexico are different based on the type of phone you are using.

     

  • Dialing instructions

    Land-Line Phone Calls Within Mexico:

    Land-line to local land-line: Dial the seven digit number (i.e. 924-1234)
    Land-line to long distance land-line: Dial 01 & the ten digit number (i.e. 01-999-924-1234)
    Land-line to local cell phone: Dial 044 & the ten digit number (i.e. 044-999-924-1234)
    Land-line to long distance cell phone: Dial 045 & the ten digit number (i.e. 045-999-924-1234)

    Cell-Phone Calls Within Mexico:

    Cell phone to local or long distance land-line: Dial the ten digit number (i.e. 999-924-1234)
    Cell phone to local or long distance cell phone: Dial the ten digit number (i.e. 999-924-1234number (i.e. 045-999-924-1234)

    Calling from the US or Canada:

    Dialing to a Mexican land-line phone: Dial 011-52 & the ten digit number (i.e. 011-52-999-924-1234)

    Dialing to a Mexican cell phone: 

    1. 011 - Exit code for international calls made from the USA or Canada
    2. 52 - Country Code for Mexico
    3. area code - 2 - 3 digit area code (see codes on the “Mexico Area Codes” tab
    4. phone number - 7 - 8 digits; area code + number total 10 digits

     

    Calling from Mexico to a US or Canadian phone:

    Dial 001 & the ten digit number (i.e. 001-970-555-5555)

    Other Contries

    Dial 00 & the Country Code & phone number (i.e. for England: 00-44-7024065511)

    For 800 numbers: Dial 001-880 & the seven digit number
    For 866 numbers: Dial 001-883 & the seven digit number
    For 877 numbers: Dial 001-882 & the seven digit number
    For 888 numbers: Dial 001-881 & the seven digit number

    Acapulco, Guerrero – 744
    Aguascalientes, Aguascalientes – 449
    Alamos, Sonora – 647
    Barra de Navidad, Jalisco – 315
    Bucerias, Nayarit – 329
    Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur – 624
    Campeche, Campeche – 981
    Cancun, Quintana Roo – 998
    Catemaco, Veracruz – 294
    Chetumal, Quintana Roo – 983
    Chihuahua, Chihuahua – 614
    Ciudad del Carmen, Campeche – 938
    Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua – 656
    Ciudad Obregon, Sonora – 644
    Ciudad del Valles, San Luis Potosi – 481
    Ciudad Victoria, Tamaulipas – 834
    Colima, Colima – 312
    Cordoba, Veracruz – 271
    Costa Careyes, Jalisco – 315
    Cozumel, Quintana Roo – 987
    Creel, Chihuahua – 635
    Cuernavaca, Morelos – 777
    Culiacan, Sinaloa – 667
    Durango, Durango – 618
    El Fuerte, Sinaloa – 698
    Ensenada, Baja California – 646
    Fresnillo, Zacatecas – 493
    Guadalajara, Jalisco – 33
    Guanajuato, Guanajuato – 473
    Guaymas, Sonora – 622
    Hermosillo, Sonora – 662
    Huatulco, Oaxaca – 958
    Irapuato, Guanajuato – 462
    Isla Mujeres, Quintana Roo – 998
    Ixtapa, Guerrero – 755
    La Paz, Baja California Sur – 612
    Leon, Guanajuato – 477
    Loreto, Baja California Sur – 613
    Los Cabos, Baja California Sur – 624
    Los Mochis, Sinaloa – 668
    Manzanillo, Colima – 314
    Matehuala, San Luis Potosi – 488
    Matamoros, Tamaulipas – 868
    Mazatlan, Sinaloa – 669
    Melaque, Jalisco – 315
    Merida, Yucatan – 999
    Mexicali, Baja California – 686
    Mexico City, Federal District – 55
    Morelia, Michoacan – 443
    Monterrey, Nuevo Leon – 81
    Mulege, Baja California Sur – 615
    Nogales, Sonora – 631
    Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas – 867
    Oaxaca, Oaxaca – 951
    Pachuca, Hidalgo – 771
    Palenque, Chiapas – 916
    Patzcuaro, Michoacan – 434
    Piedras Negras, Coahuila – 878
    Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo – 984
    Progreso, Yucatan – 969
    Puebla, Puebla – 222
    Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca – 954
    Puerto Morelos, Quintana Roo – 998
    Puerto Penasco, Sonora – 638
    Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco – 322
    Queretaro, Queretaro – 442
    Reynosa, Tamaulipas – 899
    Rosarito, Baja California – 661
    Saltillo, Coahuila – 844
    San Blas, Nayarit – 323
    San Carlos, Sonora – 622
    San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas – 967
    San Felipe, Baja California – 686
    San Jose del Cabo, Baja California Sur – 624
    San Luis Potosi, San Luis Potosi – 444
    San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato – 415
    Sayulita, Nayarit – 327
    Tapachula, Chiapas – 962
    Taxco, Guerrero – 762
    Tepic, Nayarit – 311
    Tijuana, Baja California – 664
    Tlaxcala, Tlaxcala – 246
    Todos Santos, Baja California Sur – 612
    Toluca, Estado de Mexico – 722
    Torreon, Coahuila – 871
    Troncones, Guerrero – 755
    Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chiapas – 961
    Uruapan, Michoacan – 452
    Valle de Bravo, Estado de Mexico – 726
    Veracruz, Veracruz – 229
    Villahermosa, Tabasco – 993
    Xalapa, Veracruz – 228
    Zacatecas, Zacatecas – 492
    Zihuatanejo, Guerrero – 755
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