How to call to Guyana (country code +592)

Calling to Guyana

  • 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

Guyana 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 Guyana (domestic dialing)

There is no trunk prefix used when calling within Guyana.

Guyanese phone numbers explained

Number details

Guyanese phone numbers are seven digits.

An example of a Guyanese phone number

The Guyana Chronicle Newspaper lists its phone number in Georgetown as (592) 2275204.

Number explanation
5922275204
country code for Guyanageographic (area) code for Georgetownlocal phone number in Georgetown
Local example – calling from another location in Georgetown, Guyana

Dial the entire phone number for all calls within Guyana.

2275204
geographic (area) code for Georgetownlocal phone number in Georgetown
Long distance example – calling from Linden, Guyana (on the other side of the country)

Dial the entire phone number for all calls within Guyana.

2275204
geographic (area) code for Georgetownlocal phone number in Georgetown
International example – calling from outside Guyana

To call from outside Guyana, dial the exit code of the country the call is dialed from, followed by Guyana’s country code of ‘592’, followed by the local phone number.

exit code5922275204
exit code of the country the call is dialed fromcountry code for Guyanageographic (area) code for Georgetownlocal phone number in Georgetown

Calling from Guyana

‘001’ is used as an exit code when dialing an international phone call from Guyana.

Administrative and regulatory

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