Given below is the dialing procedure to call Canada From South Africa. You will find information on how to make an international call from South Africa to Canada fixed line number or mobile number.

Calling Canada From South Africa - Direct Dialing Numbers

To make a direct call to Canada From South Africa, you need to follow the international dialing format given in the box below. The dialing format is same for calling Canada mobile or land line from South Africa.

To call Canada from South Africa, dial:
00 - 1 - Area Code - Land Phone Number
00 - 1 - 10 Digit Mobile Number

Follow the above dialing format while making a call From South Africa to Canada

  • 00 - Exit code for South Africa, and is needed for making any international call from South Africa
  • 1 - ISD Code or Country Code of Canada
  • Area code - There are 26 area codes in Canada. If there is an area code dial area code of the city in Canada you are calling after dialing ISD Code. If there is no area code dial the Recipient's Telephone Number after ISD Code.

How to call a mobile number in Canada from South Africa:

Given below is how you call an international call to a mobile phone number in Canada from South Africa

• 00 + 1 + xxx ??? ????

Canada - Emergency Numbers

911 - Police, Ambulance, Fire

Canada ISD Code :
The Country code or ISD code of Canada is 1.

Canada Area Codes

There are 26 area codes in Canada. You need to know the Canada Area Codes to make an international call to Canada from South Africa.

Enter Place Name to Find Area Code

00 - 1 - 780 - TEL #

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

City / RegionArea Code
British Columbia778
Nova Scotia902
Prince Edward Island902

Complete list of Canada Area codes

When to call Canada from South Africa

Know the time difference between Canada and South Africa to schedule calls in order to avoid untimely calls.

Current time in South Africa :
Tue, 24 Apr, 2018, 11:17 PM +02:00

Current time in Canada :
Tue, 24 Apr, 2018, 02:17 PM -07:00

South Africa time is 9 hours ahead of Canada time

Canada has multiple timezones, the above time is based on America/Vancouver.
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