Calling abroad from the UK

  • EE
  • Orange
  • T-Mobile

Friends or family overseas? With EE's calling abroad add-ons you can keep in touch, without it costing you the earth.

Pay monthly

Calling from the UK to abroad costs only 50p per minute if calling Ireland, Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey. All other countries cost £1 per minute. Send a text for only 25p per message.

Save money and stay in touch with friends abroad for less. As a pay monthly customer you can sign up for free to the pay monthly calling abroad add-on. This gives you access to cheaper rates in 67 countries. It's a free add-on, so you'll be charged per minute/text at the cheaper rates for each country. For a free opt in, text CALL ABROAD to 441.   

See our list of prices below for full details of cheaper rates.

Country

Landline

Mobile

Algeria

12p

30p

Argentina

10p

20p

Australia

5p

15p

Austria

5p

15p

Bangladesh

5p

5p

Barbados

12p

20p

Belgium

5p

15p

Brazil

5p

20p

Bulgaria

6p

20p

Canada

5p

5p

China

5p

5p

Columbia

5p

15p

Croatia

5p

15p

Cyprus

5p

15p

Czech Republic

5p

15p

Denmark

5p

15p

Egypt

10p

20p

Estonia

5p

15p

Finland

5p

15p

France

5p

15p

Germany

5p

15p

Ghana

12p

25p

Greece

5p

15p

Guernsey

5p

15p

Hong Kong

5p

5p

Hungary

5p

15p

India

5p

5p

Indonesia

10p

20p

Ireland

5p

15p

Israel

5p

20p

Italy

5p

20p

Jamaica

10p

20p

Japan

5p

15p

Jersey

5p

15p

Kenya

8p

8p

Latvia

40p

15p

Lithuania

40p

15p

Luxembourg

5p

15p

Malaysia

5p

5p

Mauritius

10p

20p

Morocco

15p

30p

Netherlands

5p

15p

New Zealand

5p

17p

Nigeria

8p

8p

Norway

5p

15p

Pakistan

10p

10p

Philippines

10p

20p

Poland

5p

15p

Portugal

5p

15p

Romania

5p

15p

Russia

5p

15p

Saudi Arabia

10p

20p

Singapore

5p

5p

Slovakia

5p

15p

South Africa

5p

15p

South Korea

7p

10p

Spain

5p

15p

Sri Lanka

10p

20p

Sweden

5p

15p

Switzerland

5p

15p

Taiwan

10p

20p

Thailand

5p

15p

Trinidad & Tobago

10p

20p

Turkey

5p

15p

United Arab Emirates

15p

20p

Uganda

20p

20p

United States

5p

5p

Texts cost 18p for all these countries.

Our other calling abroad add-ons:

  • For 100 minutes calls from the UK to mobiles and landlines in Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, San Marino, Slovak Republic, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Vatican, Guernsey, Ireland, Isle of Man and Jersey for £6/month; text CALL ABROAD 100 to 441
  • For 250 minutes calls from the UK to mobiles and landlines in Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, San Marino, Slovak Republic, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Vatican, Guernsey, Ireland, Isle of Man and Jersey for £10/month; text CALLS to 441
  • For 50 minutes from the UK to anywhere for £6/month; text CALL ABROAD 50 to 441
  • For 100 minutes calls from the UK to the Rest of the World (excluding Europe*), for £10/month; text CHAT to 441.

* Countries included in Europe are as follows: Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, San Marino, Slovak Republic, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Vatican, Guernsey, Ireland, Isle of Man and Jersey.

You can also choose your calling abroad add-ons by logging in to My Account. Remember, all our calling abroad add-ons stay on your account until you cancel them, so there's no need to keep adding them every month. If you don't want them any more, just log in to My Account to manage your add-ons.

You can choose from add-ons that give you a set amount of minutes or texts to make calls abroad. Or you can simply choose our free calling abroad add-on, which gives you discounts from 5p per minute and texts from 18p to over 60 countries.

Pay as you go

Stay in touch with friends abroad for less, with the pay as you go Calling Abroad add-on EE - calls from 1p per minute and texts for just 10p.

Get lower call rates to 67 countries from the UK - for a free opt in, text CALL ABROAD to 150.

See our list of call prices below for the pay as you go Calling Abroad add-on.

Country

Landline

Mobile

Algeria

12p

30p

Argentina

10p

20p

Australia

2p

10p

Austria

2p

5p

Bangladesh

5p

5p

Barbados

12p

16p

Belgium

2p

5p

Brazil

3p

15p

Bulgaria

6p

20p

Canada

3p

3p

China

2p

2p

Columbia

5p

15p

Croatia

5p

15p

Cyprus

2p

6p

Czech Republic

2p

6p

Denmark

2p

5p

Egypt

10p

20p

Estonia

5p

15p

Finland

5p

15p

France

2p

5p

Germany

2p

5p

Ghana

12p

25p

Greece

5p

15p

Guernsey

5p

15p

Hong Kong

2p

2p

Hungary

2p

5p

India

2p

2p

Indonesia

10p

20p

Ireland

1p

8p

Israel

5p

20p

Italy

2p

7p

Jamaica

10p

17p

Japan

5p

15p

Jersey

5p

15p

Kenya

8p

8p

Latvia

50p

20p

Lithuania

50p

20p

Luxembourg

5p

15p

Malaysia

3p

3p

Mauritius

10p

20p

Morocco

15p

30p

Netherlands

2p

5p

New Zealand

2p

7p

Nigeria

8p

8p

Norway

2p

8p

Pakistan

10p

10p

Philippines

10p

20p

Poland

1p

5p

Portugal

2p

3p

Romania

2p

5p

Russia

5p

15p

Saudi Arabia

10p

20p

Singapore

1p

1p

Slovakia

5p

15p

South Africa

3p

8p

South Korea

7p

10p

Spain

2p

8p

Sri Lanka

10p

20p

Sweden

2p

5p

Switzerland

2p

12p

Taiwan

10p

20p

Thailand

3p

3p

Trinidad & Tobago

10p

17p

Turkey

5p

15p

United Arab Emirates

12p

12p

Uganda

20p

20p

United States

3p

3p

Texts cost 10p for all these countries.

Full terms and conditions are available here.

Find out more about add-ons.

See our list of standard call rates below.

Calls & Texts to landlines and mobiles within the below zones Countries Price per minute (Inc VAT) Text Message (Inc VAT) Calls to non--mobile or landline services Picture message (Inc VAT)
Zone 1 Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, San Marino, Slovak Republic, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Vatican £1.00 25p £3.50 40p
Zone 2 Guernsey, Republic of Ireland, Isle of Man, Jersey 50p 25p £3.50 40p
Zone 3 Canada, USA, US Virgin Islands £1.00 25p £3.50 40p
Zone 4 Australia, New Zealand £1.00 25p £3.50 40p
Zone 5 Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Anguila, Antigua
& Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Aruba, Ascension, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, British Virgin Isles, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Cook Islands, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Congo (Dem Rep of), Costa Rica, Côte d’Ivoire, Croatia, Cuba, Diego Garcia, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Rep, Dutch Antilles,
East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Falkland Islands, Fiji, French Polynesia, French Guiana, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Greenland, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guam, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Guiana, Honduras, Haiti, Hong Kong, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon-, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Macau, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives,
Mali, Martinique, Mauritania, Mauritius, Marshall Islands, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea11, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestinian Authority, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Réunion Island, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Samoa, São Tomé & Príncipe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia & Montenegro, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, St Helena, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Pierre & Miquelon, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey (inc. N Cyprus), Turkmenistan, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican City, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
£1.50 25p £3.50 40p
Satellite N/A £5.00 N/A N/A 40p

 

Calling abroad – costs

Here are Orange's Calling Zones costs - we've listed all calls by the minute. Remember that the costs relate to calling an international phone while you're in the UK and prices for the country you're calling depend on the Calling Zone it's in.

Pay Monthly

On pay monthly you'll see two costs for Photo Messaging: the first is for sending a single photo message, the second is for attaching multiple photos to a message.

Calling from the UK to abroad costs only 50p per minute if calling Ireland, Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey. All other countries cost £1 per minute. Send a text for only 25p per message.

If you'd like to add a calling abroad bundle to your account and you're a pay monthly customer, please can call 150 from your Orange phone, or 07973 100 150 from any other phone. The bundle with cost £2 per month and will be added to your account until you ask us to remove it. This gives you cheaper rates to over 60 countries. See our list of prices below for full details of cheaper rates.

Country

Landline

Mobile

Algeria

5p

25p

Argentina

2p

15p

Australia

2p

10p

Austria

2p

10p

Bangladesh

3p

3p

Barbados

9p

15p

Belgium

1p

10p

Brazil

2p

15p

Bulgaria

1p

10p

Canada

1p

1p

China

1p

1p

Columbia

3p

5p

Croatia

1p

10p

Cyprus

1p

3p

Czech Republic

2p

2p

Denmark

1p

3p

Egypt

7p

10p

Estonia

2p

5p

Finland

5p

5p

France

1p

3p

Germany

1p

5p

Greece

1p

5p

Guernsey

2p

10p

Hong Kong

2p

2p

Hungary

1p

5p

India

1p

1p

Indonesia

5p

10p

Ireland

2p

5p

Israel

1p

5p

Italy

1p

3p

Jamaica

8p

15p

Japan

3p

10p

Jersey

2p

10p

Kenya

10p

10p

Malaysia

2p

5p

Mauritius

10p

15p

Morocco

5p

30p

Netherlands

5p

5p

New Zealand

1p

5p

Nigeria

5p

5p

Norway

2p

7p

Pakistan

10p

10p

Philippines

7p

15p

Poland

1p

2p

Portugal

1p

2p

Romania

2p

5p

Russia

2p

15p

Saudi Arabia

7p

12p

Singapore

2p

2p

Slovakia

2p

10p

South Africa

2p

5p

South Korea

3p

5p

Spain

1p

5p

Sri Lanka

10p

15p

Sweden

1p

10p

Switzerland

1p

10p

Taiwan

5p

10p

Thailand

2p

3p

Trinidad and Tobago

2p

10p

Turkey

4p

10p

UAE

10p

10p

Uganda

20p

20p

USA

1p

1p

Pay As You Go calling abroad costs

Calling Zone  Ireland  Europe 1  Europe 2  USA and Canada  Australia and New Zealand  Rest of the World
Calling abroad from the UK  20p  £1  £1  £1  £1  £1
Texting abroad from the UK  20p  20p  20p  20p  20p  20p
Photo Messaging abroad from the UK  40p  40p  40p  40p  40p  40p
Making an international video call  50p  50p  50p  50p  50p  50p
Receiving an international video call  free  free  free  free  free  free
Calling an international premium rate number  £1.50  £1.50  £1.50  £1.50  £1.50  £1.50

We'll send calling abroad costs to your phone.

Just text 'TO' followed by the name of the country you'll be calling, for example: TO FRANCE. Send your text to 159 for pay monthly or 452 for pay as you go. We'll then text you back the cost of making a call to that country whilst you're in the UK from your Orange phone, plus the dialling code. It's free if you request the information while in the UK.

Prices shown are per minute and your call charges will be calculated on a per minute basis. Minimum charge is one minute. Charges include VAT.

You can also buy bundles of minutes to call abroad.

If you're a pay monthly customer you can visit My Account to subscribe. Alternatively you can call 150 from your Orange phone, or 07973 100 150.

For pay monthly customers

Calling from the UK to abroad costs only 50p per minute if calling Ireland, Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey. All other countries cost £1 per minute.  Send a text for only 25p per message.

Save money and stay in touch with friends abroad for less.

As a pay monthly customer you can sign up for free to the pay monthly International Pass on T-Mobile - calls from 5p per minute and texts from 18p.

Get lower call rates to 67 countries from the UK – for a free opt in, text INT to 879

See our list of call prices below for the pay monthly International Pass on T-Mobile.

Country

Landline

Mobile

Algeria

12p

30p

Argentina

10p

20p

Australia

5p

15p

Austria

5p

15p

Bangladesh

5p

5p

Barbados

12p

20p

Belgium

2p

5p

Brazil

5p

20p

Bulgaria

6p

20p

Canada

5p

5p

China

5p

5p

Columbia

5p

15p

Croatia

5p

15p

Cyprus

5p

15p

Czech Republic

5p

15p

Denmark

5p

15p

Egypt

10p

20p

Estonia

5p

15p

Finland

5p

15p

France

5p

15p

Germany

5p

15p

Ghana

12p

25p

Greece

5p

15p

Guernsey

5p

15p

Hong Kong

5p

5p

Hungary

5p

15p

India

5p

5p

Indonesia

10p

20p

Ireland

5p

15p

Israel

5p

20p

Italy

5p

20p

Jamaica

10p

20p

Japan

5p

15p

Jersey

5p

15p

Kenya

8p

8p

Latvia

40p

15p

Lithuania

40p

15p

Luxembourg

5p

15p

Malaysia

5p

5p

Mauritius

10p

20p

Morocco

15p

30p

Netherlands

5p

15p

New Zealand

5p

17p

Nigeria

8p

8p

Norway

5p

15p

Pakistan

10p

10p

Philippines

10p

20p

Poland

5p

15p

Portugal

5p

15p

Romania

5p

15p

Russia

5p

15p

Saudi Arabia

10p

20p

Singapore

5p

5p

Slovakia

5p

15p

South Africa

5p

15p

South Korea

7p

10p

Spain

5p

15p

Sri Lanka

10p

20p

Sweden

5p

15p

Switzerland

5p

15p

Taiwan

10p

20p

Thailand

5p

15p

Trinidad & Tobago

10p

20p

Turkey

5p

15p

United Arab Emirates

15p

20p

Uganda

20p

20p

United States

5p

5p

Texts cost 18p for all these countries.

For pay as you go customers

We divide the world into five neat pricing zones for when you're making a call from the UK to another country.

What you're charged depends on which zone you're calling, all countries in a pricing zone share the same flat rates. Nice and straight-forward.
 

 Pay as you go  Zone 1  Zone 2  Zone 3  Zone 4  Zone 5
 Making a call  £1  70p  90p  £1  £1.80
 Sending a text  20p  20p  20p  20p  20p
 Sending a picture message MMS from the UK to abroad are charged at the standard rate as per your price plan

*International Option is no longer available to new customers

 Countries in Zone 1        
 Andorra  Austria  Belgium  Cyprus  Czech Republic
 Denmark  Faroe Islands  Finland  France  Germany
 Gibraltar  Greece  Hungary  Italy  Liechtenstein
 Luxembourg  Malta  Monaco  Netherlands  Norway
 Poland  Portugal  San Marino  Slovak Republic  Spain
 Sweden  Switzerland  Vatican    
 Countries in Zone 2      
 Guernsey  Ireland  Isle of Man  Jersey
 Countries in Zone 3    
 Canada  USA  US Virgin Islands
 Countries in Zone 4  
 Australia  New Zealand
 Countries in Zone 5        
 A        
 Afghanistan  Albania  Algeria  Angola  Anguila
 Antigua & Barbuda  Argentina  Armenia  Aruba  Azerbaijan
 B        
 Bahrain  Bangladesh  Barbados  Belarus  Belize
 Benin  Bermuda  Bolivia  Bosnia & Herzegovina  Botswana
 Brazil  British Virgin Isls  Brunei Darussalam  Bulgaria  Burkina Faso
 Burundi        
 C        
 Cambodia  Cameroon  Cayman Islands  Central African Republic  Chad
 Chile  China  Colombia  Congo  Congo (Dem Rep of)
 Costa Rica  Cote d'Ivoire  Croatia  Cuba  
 D      
 Djibouti  Dominica  Dominican Rep  Dutch Antilles
 E        
 Egypt  El Salvador  Equatorial Guinea  Estonia  Ethiopia
 F    
 Falkland Islands  Fiji  French Guyana
 G        
 Gabon  Gambia  Georgia  Ghana  Grenada
 Guadeloupe  Guam  Guatemala  Guyana  
 H  
 Honduras  Hong Kong

 I    
 Iceland  India  Israel

 J    
 Jamaica  Japan  Jordan

 K      
 Kazakhstan  Kenya  Kuwait  Kyrgyzstan
 L        
 Laos  Latvia  Lebanon  Liberia  Libya
 Lithuania        
 M        
 Macau  Macedonia  Madagascar  Malawi  Malaysia
 Maldives  Mali  Martinique  Mauritania  Mauritius
 Mexico  Moldova  Mongolia  Montserrat  Morocco
 Mozambique        

 N    
 Namibia  Niger  Nigeria

 O
 Oman

 P    
 Pakistan  Palestinian Authority  Panama
 Philippines  Puerto Rico  

 Q
 Qatar

 R      
 Reunion  Romania  Russia  Rwanda

 S        
 Saudi Arabia  Senegal  Serbia & Montenegro  Seychelles  Sierra Leone
 Singapore  Slovenia  South Africa  South Korea  Sri Lanka
 St Lucia  St. Kitts & Nevis  St.Vincent & the Grenadines  Sudan  Suriname
 Swaziland  Syria      

 T        
 Taiwan  Tajikistan  Tanzania  Thailand  Togo
 Trinidad & Tobago  Tunisia Turkey (inc. N Cyprus)  Turkmenistan  Turks and Caicos Islands  

 U        
 Uganda  Ukraine  United Arab Emirates  Uruguay  Uzbekistan

 V  
 Venezuela  Vietnam 

 Z  
 Zambia  Zimbabwe

As a pay as you go customer you can sign up for free to the pay as you go International Pass on T-Mobile - calls from 1p per minute and texts from 10p.

Get lower call rates to 67 countries from the UK – for a free opt in, text INT to 879

See our list of call prices below for the pay as you go International Pass on T-Mobile.

Country

Landline

Mobile

Algeria

12p

30p

Argentina

10p

20p

Australia

2p

10p

Austria

2p

5p

Bangladesh

5p

5p

Barbados

12p

16p

Belgium

2p

5p

Brazil

3p

15p

Bulgaria

6p

20p

Canada

3p

3p

China

2p

2p

Columbia

5p

15p

Croatia

5p

15p

Cyprus

2p

6p

Czech Republic

2p

6p

Denmark

2p

5p

Egypt

10p

20p

Estonia

5p

15p

Finland

5p

15p

France

2p

5p

Germany

2p

5p

Ghana

12p

25p

Greece

5p

15p

Guernsey

5p

15p

Hong Kong

2p

2p

Hungary

2p

5p

India

2p

2p

Indonesia

10p

20p

Ireland

1p

8p

Israel

5p

20p

Italy

2p

7p

Jamaica

10p

17p

Japan

5p

15p

Jersey

5p

15p

Kenya

8p

8p

Latvia

50p

20p

Lithuania

50p

20p

Luxembourg

5p

15p

Malaysia

3p

3p

Mauritius

10p

20p

Morocco

15p

30p

Netherlands

2p

5p

New Zealand

2p

7p

Nigeria

8p

8p

Norway

2p

8p

Pakistan

10p

10p

Philippines

10p

20p

Poland

1p

5p

Portugal

2p

3p

Romania

2p

5p

Russia

5p

15p

Saudi Arabia

10p

20p

Singapore

1p

1p

Slovakia

5p

15p

South Africa

3p

8p

South Korea

7p

10p

Spain

2p

8p

Sri Lanka

10p

20p

Sweden

2p

5p

Switzerland

2p

12p

Taiwan

10p

20p

Thailand

3p

3p

Trinidad & Tobago

10p

17p

Turkey

5p

15p

United Arab Emirates

12p

12p

Uganda

20p

20p

United States

3p

3p

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