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How to call Jersey (country code 44)

LAST UPDATE: June 18th, 2018

Calling to Jersey

Jersey and the U.K.’s country code may be mislabeled:

  • Country code 0044 (exit code of ’00’ used in many European, Asian, and African nations followed by the United Kingdom’s country code of ’44’).
  • Country code 01144 (exit code of ‘011’ used in the United States and Canada followed by the United Kingdom’s country code of ’44’).

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 are represented by area codes ‘07509’, ‘07797’, ‘07937’, ‘07700’, and ‘07829’. Do not include the leading ‘0’ when calling from outside the United Kingdom, Channel Islands, and the Isle of Man.

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.

VoIP phone numbers are typically in area codes ’05’ and ’08’. Do not include the leading ‘0’ when calling from outside the United Kingdom numbering plan. Not all ’05’ and ’08’ phone numbers are VoIP phone numbers – they are shared with other services in these area codes.

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

The United Kingdom’s numbering plan 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 Jersey (domestic dialing)

‘0’ is used as a trunk number in the United Kingdom’s numbering plan when calling to a different area code (or to a mobile phone).

Local calls (within the same area code)

Only dial the local six digit number when calling within the same area code. Do not include the trunk prefix ‘0’ or the area code.

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Long distance calls (to a different area code, or to a mobile phone)

Include the trunk prefix ‘0’ and the area code when dialing to a different area code or a mobile phone.

In Jersey, all fixed line (landline) phone numbers are within the same area code.

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Jersey and United Kingdom phone numbers explained

Number details

Jersey numbers are ten digits (eleven including a leading ‘0’ that is used for calls within the U.K. phone system, but not included when called from outside the U.K. phone system).

The first four digits area an area (geographic) code. 01534 for fixed line, 07509, 07797, 07937, 07700, and 07829 for mobile.

Mobile numbers are represented by area codes starting with ‘7’. Codes are divided by mobile provider – 07509, 07797, and 07937 for Jersey Telecom, 07700 for Sure mobile network and 07829 for Airtel Vodafone mobile network.

An example of a Jersey phone number

The La Haule Manor lists its phone number in St Brelade as 01534 741426.

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Long distance example – calling from Gorey, Jersey (on the other side of the country)

Dial only the local six-digit phone number when calling from the same area code.

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Mobile example – calling from a mobile phone in Jersey

Dial the call using the U.K. domestic call sequence – include the leading ‘0’ as well as the area code.

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U.K., Guernsey, and Isle of Man example

Calls from the United Kingdom, Guernsey, and the Isle of Man can be dialed using the domestic U.K. call sequence. Use the trunk prefix ‘0’ as well as the area code when calling Jersey.

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International example – calling from outside Jersey, the United Kingdom, Guernsey, or the Isle of Man

To call from outside the United Kingdom’s numbering plan, dial the exit code of the country the call is dialed from, followed by the U.K.’s country code of ’33’, followed by the local area code and phone number.

The leading ‘0’ is not included in the phone call when calling from outside the United Kingdom, Jersey, Guernsey, and the Isle of Man.

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Calling from Jersey

…to all regions of the world except for the United Kingdom, Guernsey, and the Isle of Man

’00’ is used as an exit code when dialing an international call from Jersey and the United Kingdom.

… to the United Kingdom, Guernsey, and the Isle of Man

Jersey, Guernsey, and the Isle of Man are all part of the United Kingdom’s internal telephone network.

Dial these numbers the same as a domestic U.K. call. See the respective pages for information on their assigned geographic codes.

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