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How to call to Costa Rica

How to call to Costa Rica

To call Costa Rica from the USA/Canada: dial 011 + 506 + phone number

Area codes of Costa Rica


Dialing procedure

Given below is the procedure and dialing codes for making international calls to Costa Rica mobile or land line. While calling to Costa Rica 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 Costa Rica is :

Landline: IDD + 506 (Country Code) + Recipient's Number

Cellular: IDD + 506 (Country Code) + 8 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 Costa Rica is 506. ISD code is also know as country calling code.

Costa Rica ISD Code / Country Code - 506

Calling Costa Rica From Abroad

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

To Make International Calls to Costa Rica Dial

Exit code + 506 + Telephone Number

Costa Rica - Emergency Numbers

911 or 112 - 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 Costa Rica. Use the Search box given below to find the area code of various cities and places in Costa Rica.

Numbering technology

For example, to call Costa Rica (country) land line from United States, the number format is: 011 + 506 + TEL # where 011 is the Exit code for United States, 506 is the ISD code for Costa Rica, and TEL # is the recipient's land phone number.

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