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How to call to Cameroon

How to call to Cameroon

To call Cameroon from the USA/Canada: dial 011 + 237 + phone number

Area codes of Cameroon


It makes international calls much easier! You shouldn’t dial any city code while making an international call to Cameroon, as almost all other countries are required to dial such area code after country code!

Dialing procedure

The procedure and dialing codes, which are given below for making international calls to Cameroon using mobile or land line. While calling to Cameroon from abroad, the dialing procedure is same whether you are calling from Land phone or cell phone.

The international dialing codes and dialing phone number format to call Cameroon is:

Landline: IDD + 237 (Cameroon Country Code) + Recipient's Number

Cellular: IDD + 237 (Cameroon Country Code) + 8 Digits Cellular Number

IDD or International Direct Dial code is the exit code of the country you are calling from. The exit country code (IDD) is different for different countries. But sometimes it could be similar. The International Subscriber Dialing Code (ISD Code) of Cameroon is 237. ISD code is also known as country calling code.

Cameroon ISD Code / Country Code - 237

Calling Cameroon From Abroad

Use the example below to know the rule for dialing a number in Cameroon and make international calls to Cameroon.

To Make International Calls to Cameroon Dial

Exit country code + 237 + Telephone Number

Exit code or access code of a country is the code which is necessary to make international calls from that country. Find the access code of the country from which you are dialing before calling Cameroon. Use the Search box given below to find the area code of various cities and places in Cameroon.

Numbering technology

For example, to call Cameroon (country) land line from United States, the phone number format is: 011 + 237 + TEL#. Where 011 is the Exit code for United States, 237 is the ISD code for Cameroon, and TEL# is the recipient's land phone number.

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