How to call Anguilla (country code +1 264)

Calling to Anguilla

  • A leading ‘1’ is included in the international call sequence.
  • A leading '+' in the phone number means 'dial your country's exit code'.
  • Calling from a mobile phone: dial from on the country where you're currently located.
  • Calling from a VoIP or satellite phone: dial from on the country where the phone is registered.

… to a mobile (cellular) phone or text (sms)

Use the same call sequence.

When calling a mobile phone user, call to the country where the mobile phone is registered, regardless of where the person being called is currently roaming.

… to a VoIP phone

Use the same call sequence.

When calling a VoIP phone user, call to the country where the VoIP phone is registered, regardless of where the person being called is currently roaming.

… to a satellite phone

Anguilla does not have a country-specific satellite phone system.

Most satellite phones operate on their own country code – calls to these satellite phones follow their own call sequence.

… sending a fax

Use the same call sequence.

Calling within Anguilla (domestic dialing)

There is no trunk prefix (1) or area code (264) dialed when calling within Anguilla.

Only the seven digit phone number is dialed.

seven digits
local phone number

Anguillan phone numbers explained

Number details

Anguilla’s phone numbers are ten digits (eleven including a leading ‘1’ that acts as a country code for the entire NANP calling region).

The first three digits are ‘264’ – an area (geographic) code to designate Anguilla within the North American Numbering Plan.
The first three digits of the local phone number are an exchange within the Anguillan code of ‘264’.

Mobile numbers are intermixed with land-line phone numbers.

An example of an Anguillan number

The Anguilla Tourist Board lists its phone number in Anguilla as 264-497-2759.

Number explanation
1264497 2759
country code for Anguillaarea code for Anguilla within the NANPlocal phone number within Anguilla
Local example – calling from another location in Anguilla

Dial the seven digit phone number when calling anywhere within Anguilla. Do not include the area code ‘264’ in domestic calls.

497 2759
local phone number within Anguilla
International example – calling from the United States, Canada, or another country of the NANP (most of the Caribbean and U.S. territories in the Pacific)

To call within the NANP dial the phone call with the same call sequence as a U.S. or Canadian long distance call.

Dial the combined country code / trunk prefix of ‘1’, then Anguilla’s area code within the NANP of ‘264’, then the local seven digit phone number.

1264497 2759
long distance trunk prefixarea (geographic) code for Anguillalocal phone number within Anguilla
International example – calling from a country outside of the NANP (the United States, Canada, most of the Caribbean, and U.S. Territories in the Pacific)

To call from a country from outside the NANP, dial the exit code of the country you’re calling from, then the NANP country code / trunk prefix of ‘1’, then Anguilla’s area code of ‘264’, then the local phone number.

exit code1264497 2759
exit code of the country the call is dialed fromcountry code for the North American Numbering Planarea (geographic) code for Anguillalocal phone number within Anguilla

Calling from Anguilla

… to another country in the North American Numbering Plan (NANP)

NANP countries include Canada, the United States (and associated territories), and most regions of the Caribbean.

Dial the phone call starting with the trunk prefix / country code of ‘1’, then the area code and local phone number.

… to all other regions of the world

‘011’ is used as an exit code when dialing an international phone call from Anguilla to a location outside the NANP calling region (the United States, Canada, most regions of the Caribbean, and U.S. Territories in the Pacific).

Administrative and regulatory

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