Telephone Dialing Code

Country Dialing Code for Japan

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

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

Telephone Dialing Code Japan

How to Call a Japanese Telephone Number from Abroad?

  • Country Dialing Code for Japan: 962
  • International Call Prefix to call from Japan: 0
  • Trunk Prefix of Local Phone Numbers in Japan: 0

    To call a phone number in Japan, 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 Japan: 962
    • 3. Dial the phone number in Japan, excluding the 0 at the beginning of the number

    To make a call to Landline Phone Number in Japan from Abroad, the dialling format should be:
    International Access Code - 962 - Area Code - Land Phone Number

    To make a call to Mobile Phone Number in Japan from Abroad, the dialling format should be:
    International Access Code - 962 - Mobile Phone Number

How to call Japan from Australia?

To call a telephone number in Japan from Australia, simply:
1. Dial International Access Code for Australia: 0011
2. Dial country code for Japan: 962
3. Dial the phone number in Japan, excluding the 0 at the beginning of the number

How to call Japan from Canada?

To call a telephone number in Japan from Canada, simply:
1. Dial International Access Code for Canada: 011
2. Dial country code for Japan: 962
3. Dial the phone number in Japan, excluding the 0 at the beginning of the number