How to dial in international call from the Pitcairn Islands

Our research shows that Pitcairn Island telecommunications are using Inmarsat satellite phone systems – currently listed as country code +870. Older numbers may be listed as +872 (these numbers have been migrated to +870).

Numbers may also be listed as +64 (New Zealand) – for these numbers please dial the sequence as if you are calling from New Zealand.

Dialing sequence

… to another Inmarsat satellite phone

Calling between Inmarsat phones is done through the international calling sequence

00870nine digits
international exit codeInmarsat country codeInmarsat phone number

First: dial ’00’ – the international country code.

Second: dial ‘870’ – the country code for Inmarsat phones.

Third: dial nine digits – the specific Inmarsat phone code.

… to all other locations

Calling from an Inmarsat satellite phone follows the basic international call sequence of:

00one to three digit numberremaining numbers
Inmarsat exit codedestination country codelocal phone number

First: Dial ’00’: The international switchboard is reached from an Inmarsat satellite phone 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.

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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