Telephone Dialing Code

Country Dialing Code for Kuwait

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

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

Telephone Dialing Code Kuwait

How to Call a Kuwaiti Telephone Number from Abroad?

  • Country Dialing Code for Kuwait: 996
  • International Call Prefix to call from Kuwait: 0
  • Trunk Prefix of Local Phone Numbers in Kuwait: 0

    To call a phone number in Kuwait, 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 Kuwait: 996
    • 3. Dial the phone number in Kuwait, excluding the 0 at the beginning of the number

    To make a call to Landline Phone Number in Kuwait from Abroad, the dialling format should be:
    International Access Code - 996 - Area Code - Land Phone Number

    To make a call to Mobile Phone Number in Kuwait from Abroad, the dialling format should be:
    International Access Code - 996 - Mobile Phone Number

How to call Kuwait from Australia?

To call a telephone number in Kuwait from Australia, simply:
1. Dial International Access Code for Australia: 0011
2. Dial country code for Kuwait: 996
3. Dial the phone number in Kuwait, excluding the 0 at the beginning of the number

How to call Kuwait from Canada?

To call a telephone number in Kuwait from Canada, simply:
1. Dial International Access Code for Canada: 011
2. Dial country code for Kuwait: 996
3. Dial the phone number in Kuwait, excluding the 0 at the beginning of the number