How do I call from India to Dallas?

Question: I am attempting to call Dallas phone number 214 521 5XXX from India. How do I dial this phone number?

Answer: To dial from India to Dallas, Texas, United States, you will need to dial:

001214521 5XXX
India's exit codeUSA country codeDallas area codelocal phone number

First: ’00’ – dial to an international location from India by dialing the exit code.

Next: ‘1’ – dial the country code for the United States. ‘1’ is the code shared with Canada as well as other countries in the Caribbean.

Next: ‘214’ – dial the area code for Dallas. Dallas phone numbers also have area codes “469” and “972”.

Last: ‘521 5XXX’ – this is the local phone number within area code “214”.