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

  • Landline: IDD + 506 (Country Code) + Recipient's Number
  • Cellular: IDD + 506 (Country Code) + 8 Digits Cellular Number

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

For example, to call Costa Rica (country) land line from United States, the number format is:
011 + 506 + TEL #
where 011 is the Exit code for United States, 506 is the ISD code for Costa Rica, and TEL # is the recipient's land phone number.

Enter Country From Which You Want to Call Costa Rica

The International Subscriber Dialing Code (ISD Code) of Costa Rica is 506. ISD code is also know as country calling code.

Costa Rica ISD Code / Country Code 506

Calling Costa Rica From Abroad

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

To Make International Calls to Costa Rica Dial

Exit code + 506 + Telephone Number

Costa Rica - Emergency Numbers

911 or 112 - Police, Ambulance, Fire

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

When to Call Costa Rica - Time Difference between Costa Rica & Other Countries

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

The Time Zone Converter

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

The Time Zone Converter
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How to make international calls to Costa Rica