How to dial an international call from Papua New Guinea

Dialing sequence

Calling to an international location from Papua New Guinea follows the basic international call sequence of:

00one to three digit numberremaining numbers
Papua New Guinean exit codedestination country codelocal phone number

First: Dial ’00’: The international switchboard is reached from Papua New Guinea by dialing exit code ’00’.

Next: Dial the country code of the country being phoned: Country codes are 1 to 3 digits.

Next: Dial the destination local phone number: Local phone numbers vary in length depending on the country being called.

… from a mobile phone

Use the same call sequence.

When calling from a Papua New Guinea mobile phone while roaming outside of Papua New Guinea, dial the call sequence as if calling from the country where mobile phone is currently located.

When calling from a non-New Guinean mobile phone while roaming inside of Papua New Guinea, dial the call sequence as if calling from Papua New Guinea.

… from a VoIP phone

Use the same call sequence.

When calling from a New Guinean VoIP phone while roaming outside of Papua New Guinea, dial the call sequence as if calling from Papua New Guinea.

When calling from a non-New Guinean VoIP phone while located inside of Papua New Guinea, dial the call sequence as if calling from the country where the VoIP phone is registered.

… from a satellite phone

Use the same call sequence.

Many satellite phone systems have their own country code and calling sequence independent of Papua New Guinea’s.

… sending a fax

Use the same call sequence.

Domestic calling sequence

see the “domestic calling” section on our “How to call Papua New Guinea” page.

Call sequence to all countries of the world

For specific calling instructions for each country, see the specific country’s calling page.

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