How to call Saint-Pierre and Miquelon (country code +508)

Calling to Saint Pierre and Miquelon

Calling within Saint Pierre and Miquelon (domestic dialing)

To call within Saint Pierre and Miquelon dial only the six digit local phone number. Do not dial the leading ‘0508’ – it is only for calls from France and regions in the French overseas numbering plan.

Calling to a landline phone

Saint Pierre and Miquelon’s landline phone numbers are listed as starting with ‘0 508′ as they are active in both country code +508 and France’s numbering system. The ’05 08’ is not dialed for calls within Saint Pierre and Miquelon.

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Calling to a mobile phone

Saint Pierre and Miquelon’s landline phone numbers are listed as starting with ‘0 508′ as they are active in both country code +508 and France’s numbering system. The ’05 08’ is not dialed for calls within Saint Pierre and Miquelon.

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Saint-Pierre and Miquelon’s phone numbers explained

Number details

Saint Pierre and Miquelon’s phone numbers are six digits.

Phone numbers are sometimes listed as ten digits, including a leading ‘0 508’. The leading ‘0’ is used when Saint Pierre and Miquelon is called from France or French Overseas Departments and Territories (except for those in the Pacific).

 

An example of a phone number in Saint-Pierre and Miquelon

The Heritage Museum lists its phone number in Saint-Pierre as 05 08 41 58 88.

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Local example – calling from another location in Saint-Pierre, Saint Pierre and Miquelon

Dial only the local six digit phone number for all calls within Saint-Pierre and Miquelon.

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French numbering system – calling from France or a French Department or Territory not in the Pacific

Dial the trunk prefix ‘0’, then ‘508’ to designate Saint Pierre and Miquelon, then the local six digit phone number. As Saint Pierre and Miquelon is part of the French Numbering Plan, calls between France and French Departments and Territories (except for those in the Pacific) are dialed the same as domestic French phone numbers.

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International example – calling from outside Saint Pierre and Miquelon

To call from outside Saint Pierre and Miquelon, dial the exit code of the country the call is dialed from, followed by Saint Pierre and Miquelon’s country code of ‘508’, followed by the local six digit phone number.

Do not dial any leading ‘0’ listed in the Saint Pierre and Miqeulon phone number.

Unlike other French overseas departments, phone numbers dialed through the international call sequence do not dial ‘508’ twice in a row.

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Calling from Saint Pierre and Miquelon

’00’ is used as an exit code to dial an international call from Saint Pierre and Miquelon.

To call France or French Departments and Territories (except for those in the Pacific) dial the call as a domestic French phone number – using the trunk prefix ‘0’, then the nine digit local phone number.

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