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How to call to Malaysia

How to call to Malaysia

To call Malaysia from the USA/Canada: dial 011 + 60 + phone number

Area codes of Malaysia

Add to landline numbers only!
Alor Setar 4 Kota Bahru 9 Port Dickson 6
Ampang 3 Kota Kinabalu 88 Rawang 3
Batu Pahat 7 Kuala Lumpur 3 Sandakan 89
Bintulu 86 Kuala Terengganu 9 Selayang 3
Bukit Mertajam 4 Kuantan 9 Seremban 6
Butterworth 4 Kuching 82 Shah Alam 3
Chukai 9 Kulim 4 Sibu 84
George Town 4 Lahad Datu 89 Subang Jaya 3
Ipoh 5 Malacca 6 Sungai Ara 4
Johor Bahru 7 Miri 85 Sungai Petani 4
Kajang 3 Muar 6 Taiping 5
Klang 3 Pasir Gudang 7 Tawau 89
Kluang 7 Petaling Jaya 3 Teluk Intan 5

Dialing procedure

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

Landline: IDD + 60 (Country Code) + Area Code + Recipient's Number

Cellular: IDD + 60 (Country Code) + 9 or 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 Malaysia is 60. ISD code is also know as country calling code.

Malaysia ISD Code / Country Code - 60

Calling Malaysia From Abroad

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

To Make International Calls to Malaysia Dial

Exit code + 60 + Area code + Telephone Number

Malaysia - Emergency Numbers

  • 999 - Police and Ambulance
  • 994 - Fire
  • 991 - Civil Defence

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 Malaysia. Use the Search box given below to find the area code of various cities and places in Malaysia.

There are 19 area codes in Malaysia. Malaysia area codes usually have 1 or 2 digits. While calling Malaysia 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 Malaysia's major cities/regions.

Numbering technology

For example, to call Malaysia (Kedah) land line from United States, the number format is: 011 + 60 + 4 *** **** where 011 is the Exit code for United States, 60 is the ISD code for Malaysia, 4 is the area code for Kedah and *** **** is the 7 digits TEL # of the recipient.

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