To call Canada from the USA: dial 1 + area code + local phone number
|Alberta||Banff, Calgary, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat||403, 587, 825|
|Edmonton, Grande Prairie, Jasper, Peace River||780, 587, 825|
|British Columbia||Abbotsford, Richmond, Vancouver, Whistler||604, 778, 236|
|Victoria||250, 778, 236|
|New Brunswick||Single code||506|
|Northwest Territories||Single code||867|
|Nova Scotia||Single code||902|
|Ontario||Hamilton||905, 289, 365|
|London, Windsor||519, 226|
|North Bay||705, 249|
|Toronto||416, 647, 437|
|Prince Edward Island||Single code||902|
|Quebec||Quebec City||418, 581|
|Gatineau, Sherbrooke||819, 873|
|Saskatchewan||Regina, Saskatoon||306, 639|
|Yukon Territory||Single code||867|
Given below is the procedure and dialing codes for making international calls to Canada mobile or land line. While calling to Canada from abroad, the dialing procedure is same whether you are calling from Land phone or cell phone.
The international dialing codes and dialing format to call Canada is :
Landline: IDD + 1 (Country Code) + Area Code + Recipient's Number
Cellular: IDD + 1 (Country Code) + 10 Digits Cellular Number
IDD or International Direct Dial code is the exit code and is different for different countries
The International Subscriber Dialing Code (ISD Code) of Canada is 1. ISD code is also know as country calling code.
Canada ISD Code / Country Code - 1
Calling Canada From Abroad
Use the example below to know the rule for dialing a number in Canada and make international calls to Canada.
To Make International Calls to Canada Dial
Exit code + 1 + Area code + Telephone Number
Canada - Emergency Numbers
911 - Police, Ambulance, Fire
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 Canada. Use the Search box given below to find the area code of various cities and places in Canada.
There are 26 area codes in Canada. Canada area codes usually have 3 digits. While calling Canada from abroad, you need to dial the ISD code followed by the area code and finally the phone number. Given below is a list of area codes for calling Canada's major cities/regions.
For example, to call Canada (Alberta) land line from United States, the number format is: 011 + 1 + 780 *** **** where 011 is the Exit code for United States, 1 is the ISD code for Canada, 780 is the area code for Alberta and *** **** is the 7 digits TEL # of the recipient.