Given below is the procedure and dialing codes for making international calls to Switzerland mobile or land line. While calling to Switzerland 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 Switzerland is :

  • Landline: IDD + 41 (Country Code) + Area Code + Recipient's Number
  • Cellular: IDD + 41 (Country Code) + 12 Digits Cellular Number

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

For example, to call Switzerland (Genève) land line from United States, the number format is:
011 + 41 + 22 ??? ??? ????
where 011 is the Exit code for United States, 41 is the ISD code for Switzerland, 22 is the area code for Genève and ??? ??? ???? is the 10 digits TEL # of the recipient.

Enter Country From Which You Want to Call Switzerland

The International Subscriber Dialing Code (ISD Code) of Switzerland is 41. ISD code is also know as country calling code.

Switzerland ISD Code / Country Code 41

Calling Switzerland From Abroad

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

To Make International Calls to Switzerland Dial

Exit code + 41 + Area code + Telephone Number

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 Switzerland. Use the Search box given below to find the area code of various cities and places in Switzerland.

There are 19 area codes in Switzerland. Switzerland area codes usually have 2 digits. While calling Switzerland 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 Switzerland's major cities/regions.

Find Area Code

(0)22

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

CountryArea Code
Aigle(0)24
Fribourg(0)26
Sion(0)27
Thun(0)33
Zürich(0)43
Zürich(0)44
Rapperswil(0)55
Olten(0)62
Chur(0)81

Complete list of Switzerland Area codes

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

While calling Switzerland, having an idea about the local Switzerland 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 Switzerland. Enter the time in the country from where you are calling Switzerland and find the corresponding local time in Switzerland.

The Time Zone Converter

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

   
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How to make international calls to Switzerland