How to call Comoros (country code +269)

Calling to Comoros

  • 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.

Mobile phone numbers begin with ‘3’.

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

Comoros 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 Comoros (domestic dialing)

Dial the entire seven digit phone number as it is listed.

There is no trunk or long distance number used within the Comoros phone system.

Comoros’ phone numbers explained

Number details

Comoran phone numbers are seven digits.

The first digit designates whether the phone number is a mobile or landline phone.

Landline phone numbers begin with ‘7’. The first three digits represent a geographic area of the country.

Mobile numbers begin with digits ‘3’. The first two digits represent the mobile phone carrier.

An example of a phone number in Comoros

The Istandra Beach Hotel lists its phone number in Moroni as +269 773 3333.

Phone number explanation
2697733333
country code for Comorosgeographic (area) code for Moronirest of the local phone number
Local example – calling from another location in Moroni, Comoros

Dial the entire seven digit phone number for all calls within Comoros.

7733333
geographic (area) code for Moronirest of the local phone number
Long distance example – calling from Domoni, Comoros (on the other side of the country)

Dial the entire seven digit phone number for all calls within Comoros.

7733333
geographic (area) code for Moronirest of the local phone number
Mobile phone example – calling from a mobile phone (including a foreign mobile roaming in Comoros)

Dial the entire seven digit phone number for all calls within Comoros.

7733333
geographic (area) code for Moronirest of the local phone number
International example – calling from outside of Comoros

To call from outside Comoros, dial the exit code of the country the call is dialed from, followed by the Comoros’ country code of ‘269’, followed by the local phone number.

exit code269
exit code for the country the call is dialed fromcountry code for Comoros

Calling from Comoros

’00’ is used as an exit code when dialing an international call from the Comoros.

Administrative and regulatory

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