How to call to El Salvador (country code +503)

Calling to El Salvador

 

Calling from El Salvador

00one to three digit numberremaining numbers
El Salvadorian exit codedestination country codelocal phone number

First: Dial ’00”: The international switchboard is reached from El Salvador by dialing exit code ’00’.

Next: Dial the country code of the country being phoned: Country codes are 1 to 3 digits.

Next: Dial the destination local phone number: Local phone numbers vary in length depending on the country being called.

Calling within El Salvador (domestic dialing)

There is no trunk prefix dialed when calling within El Salvador.

El Salvadorian phone numbers explained

Quick facts

Country code: +503 (IV)DIALLING PROCEDURES (INTERNATIONAL PREFIX, NATIONAL (TRUNK) PREFIX AND NATIONAL (SIGNIFICANT) NUMBER) (IN ACCORDANCE WITH ITU-T RECOMMENDATION E.164 ...continue
Exit code (dial out code): 00 (V)DIALLING PROCEDURES (INTERNATIONAL PREFIX, NATIONAL (TRUNK) PREFIX AND NATIONAL (SIGNIFICANT) NUMBER) (IN ACCORDANCE WITH ITU-T RECOMMENDATION E.164 ...continue
Trunk prefix: none (VI)DIALLING PROCEDURES (INTERNATIONAL PREFIX, NATIONAL (TRUNK) PREFIX AND NATIONAL (SIGNIFICANT) NUMBER) (IN ACCORDANCE WITH ITU-T RECOMMENDATION E.164 ...continue
Number length: seven to eight digits

Number details

NUMBER LENGTH

El Salvadorian phone numbers are seven to eight digits.

WHAT THE DIGITS STAND FOR

First digit: designates a land-line (fixed line) or mobile phone number. Land-line phone numbers being with the digit ‘2’.
Next three digit: geographic (area) code.
Remaining digits: represent the remainder of the subscriber number.

MOBILE PHONES

Mobile numbers begin with digits ‘6’ or ‘7’. They are dialed the same way as other phone numbers in El Salvador.

An example of an El Salvadorian phone number

The Marte Museo de Arte de El Salvador lists its phone number in San Salvador as +503 22436099.

In this phone number:

50322436099
country code for El Salvadorsignifies a land-line (fixed line) telephone numbergeographic (area) code for the San Salvador metro arealocal number within San Salvador

If this number was dialed from another location in San Salvador it would be dialed:

22436099
signifies a land-line (fixed line) telephone numbergeographic (area) code for the San Salvador metro arealocal number within San Salvador

If this number was dialed from San Miguel, El Salvador (on the other side of the country) it would be dialed:

22436099
signifies a land-line (fixed line) telephone numbergeographic (area) code for the San Salvador metro arealocal number within San Salvador

If this number was dialed from outside El Salvador it would be dialed:

[fiveSectionCall firstone=”exit code” firsttwo=”exit code of the country the call is dialed from” secondone=”503″ secondtwo=”country code for El Salvador” thirdone=”2″ thirdtwo=”signifies a land-line (fixed line) telephone number” fourthone=”2″ fourthtwo=”geographic (area) code for the San Salvador metro area” fifthone=”436099″ fifthtwo=”local number within San Salvador”]

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