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How to call Iceland (country code +354)

LAST UPDATE: April 5th, 2018

Calling to Iceland

  • 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.

Iceland’s country code may be mislabeled:

  • Country code 00354 (exit code of ’00’ used in many European, Asian, and African nations followed by Iceland’s country code of ‘354’).
  • Country code 011354 (exit code of ‘011’ used in the United States and Canada followed by Iceland’s country code of ‘354’).

When calling to a mislabeled country code, remove the exit code from the call sequence and replace it with the exit code of the country the call is dialed .

… to a mobile (cellular) phone

Use the same call sequence.

Mobile phone numbers begin with ‘6’, ‘7’, or ‘8’ (except for ‘800’).

When calling a mobile phone user, dial to the country where the mobile phone is registered, regardless of where the person is roaming.

… to a VoIP phone

Use the same call sequence

When calling a VoIP phone user, dial to the country where the VoIP phone is registered, regardless of where the person is roaming.

… to a satellite phone

Iceland does not have a country-specific satellite phone system.

Most satellite phones operate on their country code – calls to these satellite phones follow their call sequence.

… sending a fax

Use the same call sequence.

Calling within Iceland (domestic dialing)

All numbers in Iceland are dialed as listed – there is no trunk number or long distance number included when calling within the country.

seven digits
local phone number

Icelandic phone numbers explained

Number details

Icelandic phone numbers are seven digits.
Land-line phone numbers begin with digits 4 (outside of Reykjavik) or 5 (Reykjavik and the capital region).
Mobile phone numbers begin with digits 6, 7, and 8 (except for numbers beginning with 800).

An example of an Icelandic phone number

The National Museum of Iceland lists its phone number in Reykjavik as 530-2200.

Number explanation
354530 2200
Icelandic country codedesignates a landline phone in Reykjavikremainder of the local phone number
Local example – calling from another location in Reykjavik

Dial all seven digits of the phone number from anywhere in Iceland.

530 2200
local phone number in Reykjavik
Long distance example – calling from Akureyri, Iceland (on the other side of the country)

Dial all seven digits of the phone number from anywhere in Iceland.

530 2200
local phone number within Iceland
International example – calling from outside Iceland

Dial the exit code of the country the call is dialed from, followed by Iceland’s country code of ‘354’, followed by the local seven-digit phone number.

exit code354530 2200
exit code of the country the call is dialed fromcountry code for Icelandlocal phone number within Reykjavik

Special numbers

TOLL-FREE (FREEPHONE):

Toll-free numbers are seven digits beginning with 800.

When dialed, these phone numbers do not incur service charges.

Premium Rate

Premium rate numbers are seven digits beginning with 900 – 908 inclusive.

Calling from Iceland

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

Phone Books

Já.isBusiness and Residential Search (English) | (Icelandic)

Sources and more resources