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How to call to Lebanon

How to call to Lebanon

To call Lebanon from the USA/Canada: dial 011 + 961 + phone number

Area codes of Lebanon

Landline numbers only!
Beirut 1 Marjayoun, Nabatiyeh, Sidon, Tyre 7
Baabdat, Bickfaya, Jdeideh 4 Baalbeck, Mashghara, Rayack, Zahle 8
Aley, Baabda, Bhamdoun, Hammana 5 Byblos,Ghazir, Jounieh, Qartaba 9
Tripoli, Zgharta 6    

Dialing procedure

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

Landline: IDD + 961 (Country Code) + Area Code + Recipient's Number

Cellular: IDD + 961 (Country Code) + 7 or 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 Lebanon is 961. ISD code is also know as country calling code.

Lebanon ISD Code / Country Code - 961

Calling Lebanon From Abroad

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

To Make International Calls to Lebanon Dial

Exit code + 961 + 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 Lebanon. Use the Search box given below to find the area code of various cities and places in Lebanon.

There are 6 area codes in Lebanon. Lebanon area codes usually have 1 digits. While calling Lebanon 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 Lebanon's major cities/regions.

Numbering technology

For example, to call Lebanon (Beirut) land line from United States, the number format is: 011 + 961 + 1 *** *** where 011 is the Exit code for United States, 961 is the ISD code for Lebanon, 1 is the area code for Beirut and *** *** is the 6 digits TEL # of the recipient.

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