How to call to Haiti (country code +509)

Calling to Haiti

  • 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 start with ‘3’ or ‘4’.

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

Haiti 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 Haiti (domestic dialing)

There is no trunk prefix used when calling within Haiti. For any domestic phone calls dial the entire phone number as it is listed.

eight digits
local phone number

Haiti’s phone numbers explained

Number details

Haitian phone numbers are eight digits.

The first digit signifies whether the phone number is a land-line (fixed line) or mobile phone. Land-line phones begin with ‘2’.
Second digit of a landline identifies the telephone line carrier.

Mobile numbers begin with digits ‘3’ or ‘4’.

An example of a Haitian phone number

The Inn at Villa Bambou lists its local phone number in Port au Prince as +509-3702-1151, +509-4605-2937, or +509-2813-1724 (not always working).

Number explanation using ‘+509-3702-1151’
5093702 1151
country code for Haitidesignates a mobile phone numberremainder of the local phone number
Local example – calling from Port au Prince, Haiti

For all calls within Haiti dial the entire eight digit phone number.

3702 1151
designates a mobile phone numberremainder of the local phone number
Long distance example – calling from Cap-Hatien, Haiti (on the other side of the country)

For all calls within Haiti dial the entire eight digit phone number.

3702 1151
designates a mobile phone numberremainder of the local phone number
International example – calling from outside Haiti

To call from outside Haiti, dial the exit code of the country the call is dialed from, followed by Haiti’s country code of ‘509’, followed by the local phone number.

exit code5093702 1151
exit code of the country the call is dialed fromcountry code for Haitidesignates a mobile phone numberremainder of the local phone number

Calling from Haiti

’00’ is used as an exit code when dialing an international phone call from Haiti.

Administrative and regulatory

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