Call Sri Lanka mobile phone by dialing 0094 or +94 followed by the mobile phone number without zero in the front. To call a Srilanka land line or CDMA phone dial 0094 or +94 first then dial the city code followed by the subscribers' phone number. This simple dialing process will apply to the softphone calls too. To make a foreign call from here, first dial 00 followed by country’s IDD code, city code and the phone number. Calling within same carrier is cheaper while calling another carrier is little expensive within the country. Visiting Business men and Tourists can buy tourist SIM packages with validity of one month period.
Due to spreading of Corona Virus in Sri Lanka more people depend on Cell phones to do their daily tasks. People used to order good from Cargills and Keels Supermarkets as they don't need to visit these crowded places and not to deal with cash too. When people want to channel Doctors, they don't visit Hospitals to book them. Instead they use their Smartphone to book the doctor at convenient time and day through the mobile Apps. Meanwhile lots of people are using the mobile payment method for purchasing goods and services to avoid contacting with cashiers and money too. Also people used to make phone calls to contact with their friends and relatives to avoid contacting Corona Virus.
eSIM is embedded SIM while SIM stands for Subscriber Identity Module. So, an eSIM is an Embedded Subscriber Identity Module.
Dialog and Mobitel are offering the latest eSIM, VoLTE and VoWIFi features for the latest devices in Sri Lanka. eSIM is good for wearable devices too. VoLTE means voice over LTE. This is the latest calling technology where you will get clear calls if both parties are connected through VoLTE. For example nearly 15 devices are good in Sri Lanka for these latest services. See Samsung Galaxy Note20 (Price Rs 207,990/- with 256GB) and Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra (Price Rs 260,990/- with 256GB) are the latest phones that can connect through the eSIM, VoLTE and VoWIFi. Apple's iPhone 11 also good for eSIM connection in Sri Lanka (iPhone11 64GB Rs 176,990/-). Read more Dialog eSIM.
Read more about Mbitel.lk eSIM.
SLT Hotline: 1212
Mobitel: 141 or 1717
Available Networks: 2G, 3G, 4G LTE and 5G. (3G is widely used.)
Video calls available through 3G and above Networks.
Time to make Business Calls: 10:00 AM to 16:00 PM (GMT 04:30 AM to 10:30 AM)
Discounted calls from Sri Lanka: On Sundays, Holidays and Poya days. (Also off peak hours)
International IDD phone code: Sri Lanka +94 or 0094.
1,451,982 registered internet users can dial and/or receive voice calls through the internet connected PC and Laptops.
Nearly 32,049,932 mobile phones (including Smartphones) are in use as of October, 2018. Mean while there 2,509,331 Land phone are being connected through wires.
Suntel Telecom is merged with Dialog while Etisalat mobile had merged with Hutchison Telecom (Hutch).
Pre-Paid Mobile Phone Account, Sri Lanka.
Public holidays, Sundays and Poya days are the best time to make low priced calls to any part of the world from Sri Lanka through out the day and night.
International country code of Sri Lanka is +94 or 0094.