Question: I want to call New York phone number (212) 398-xxxx from France. How do I dial this number?
Answer: To call this number from France dial 00-1-212-398-xxxx.
’00’ is the international exit code for France.
‘1’ is the country code of the United States (as well as Canada, most of the Caribbean, and U.S. territories in the Pacific).
‘212’ is one of the area codes for New York City.
‘398-xxxx’ is the local phone number within area code ‘212’.
For more on how to call New York and the United States see our page on “How to call the United States.”