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How to call to Sierra Leone

How to call to Sierra Leone

To call Sierra Leone from the USA/Canada: dial 011 + 232 + phone number

Area codes of Sierra Leone

Add to landline numbers only!
Bo 32 Kenema 32 Makeni 52
Freetown 22 Koidu 52    

Dialing procedure

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

Landline: IDD + 232 (Country Code) + Area Code + Recipient's Number

Cellular: IDD + 232 (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 Sierra Leone is 232. ISD code is also know as country calling code.

Sierra Leone ISD Code / Country Code - 232

Calling Sierra Leone From Abroad

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

To Make International Calls to Sierra Leone Dial

Exit code + 232 + 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 Sierra Leone. Use the Search box given below to find the area code of various cities and places in Sierra Leone.

There are 2 area codes in Sierra Leone. Sierra Leone area codes usually have 2 digits. While calling Sierra Leone 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 Sierra Leone's major cities/regions.

Numbering technology

For example, to call Sierra Leone (Freetown) land line from United States, the number format is: 011 + 232 + 22 *** *** where 011 is the Exit code for United States, 232 is the ISD code for Sierra Leone, 22 is the area code for Freetown and *** *** is the 6 digits TEL # of the recipient.

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