To call Congo from the USA/Canada: dial 011 + 242 + phone number
Given below is the procedure and dialing codes for making international calls to Congo mobile or land line. While calling to Congo 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 Congo is :
Landline: IDD + 242 (Country Code) + Area Code + Recipient's Number
Cellular: IDD + 242 (Country Code) + 9 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 Congo is 242. ISD code is also know as country calling code.
Congo ISD Code / Country Code - 242
Calling Congo From Abroad
Use the example below to know the rule for dialing a number in Congo and make international calls to Congo.
To Make International Calls to Congo Dial
Exit code + 242 + Area code + 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 Congo. Use the Search box given below to find the area code of various cities and places in Congo.
There are 7 area codes in Congo. Congo area codes usually have 2 digits. While calling Congo 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 Congo's major cities/regions.
For example, to call Congo (Cuvette) land line from United States, the number format is: 011 + 242 + 21 *** **** where 011 is the Exit code for United States, 242 is the ISD code for Congo, 21 is the area code for Cuvette and *** **** is the 7 digits TEL # of the recipient.