Telephone Dialing Code

Country Dialing Code for Congo

Thinking of making a phone call to Congo and not sure what is the country dialing code for Congo or want to know the local telephone area codes of cities in Congo?

Use the links on this page to learn more about how to call a phone number in Congo.

Telephone Dialing Code Congo

How to Call a Congolese Telephone Number from Abroad?

  • Country Dialing Code for Congo: 242
  • International Call Prefix to call from Congo: 0
  • Trunk Prefix of Local Phone Numbers in Congo: 0

    To call a phone number in Congo, simply:
    • 1. Dial the international access code for your country - (from North America you will need to dial 011; from the UK and other European countries, you will need to dial 00)
    • 2. Dial country code for Congo: 242
    • 3. Dial the phone number in Congo, excluding the 0 at the beginning of the number

    To make a call to Landline Phone Number in Congo from Abroad, the dialling format should be:
    International Access Code - 242 - Area Code - Land Phone Number

    To make a call to Mobile Phone Number in Congo from Abroad, the dialling format should be:
    International Access Code - 242 - Mobile Phone Number

How to call Congo from Australia?

To call a telephone number in Congo from Australia, simply:
1. Dial International Access Code for Australia: 0011
2. Dial country code for Congo: 242
3. Dial the phone number in Congo, excluding the 0 at the beginning of the number

How to call Congo from Canada?

To call a telephone number in Congo from Canada, simply:
1. Dial International Access Code for Canada: 011
2. Dial country code for Congo: 242
3. Dial the phone number in Congo, excluding the 0 at the beginning of the number