Given below is the procedure and dialing codes for making international calls to Colombia mobile or land line. While calling to Colombia from abroad, the dialing procedure is same whether you are calling from Land phone or cell phone.

The international dialing codes and dialing format to call Colombia is :

  • Landline: IDD + 57 (Country Code) + Area Code + Recipient's Number
  • Cellular: IDD + 57 (Country Code) + 10 Digits Cellular Number

IDD or International Direct Dial code is the exit code and is different for different countries

For example, to call Colombia (Bogotá) land line from United States, the number format is:
011 + 57 + 1 ??? ????
where 011 is the Exit code for United States, 57 is the ISD code for Colombia, 1 is the area code for Bogotá and ??? ???? is the 7 digits TEL # of the recipient.

Enter Country From Which You Want to Call Colombia

The International Subscriber Dialing Code (ISD Code) of Colombia is 57. ISD code is also know as country calling code.

Colombia ISD Code / Country Code 57

Calling Colombia From Abroad

Use the example below to know the rule for dialing a number in Colombia and make international calls to Colombia.

To Make International Calls to Colombia Dial

Exit code + 57 + Area code + Telephone Number

Colombia - Emergency Numbers

156 - Police
132 - Ambulance
119 - Fire
127 - Traffic accidents
165 - Anti-kidnapping

Exit code or access code of a country is the code which is necessary to make international calls from that country. Find the access code of the country from which you are dialing before calling Colombia. Use the Search box given below to find the area code of various cities and places in Colombia.

There are 7 area codes in Colombia. Colombia area codes usually have 1 digits. While calling Colombia from abroad, you need to dial the ISD code followed by the area code and finally the phone number. Given below is a list of area codes for calling Colombia's major cities/regions.

Find Area Code

(0X)1

* Ignore the number within bracket while calling Colombia from another country. The number within bracket is to be dialed along with area code only while calling within Colombia

CountryArea Code
Pasto(0X)2
Medellín(0X)4
Cartagena(0X)5
Armenia(0X)6
Cucuta(0X)7
Villavicencio(0X)8

Complete list of Colombia Area codes

When to Call Colombia - Time Difference between Colombia & Other Countries

While calling Colombia, having an idea about the local Colombia time at the time of your call will ensure that you are not calling someone during untimely hours. Use the Time Converter given below to know what time it is in Colombia. Enter the time in the country from where you are calling Colombia and find the corresponding local time in Colombia.

The Time Zone Converter

Given below is the current time in Colombia. Enter Your Timezone and Change the time in the textbox below to get corresponding time in Colombia. You can use this Time converter to find an appropriate time to make international calls to Colombia.

   
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How to make international calls to Colombia