How to call from South Africa?



A lot of people are going to South Africa to watch the FIFA Soccer world cup 2010 matches. They may want to call their loved ones in their home country. To do so they can use public phones or their own mobile phones with local SIM or roaming SIM.

National Day : April, 27

To call Sri Lanka from South Africa you have to dial 0094, area code and the subscriber number.

To call USA or Canada from South Africa you have to dial 001, area code and the subscriber number.

To call South Africa International code 0027

To make calls from the US to South Africa landlines, follow it in the international dialing format: 011 + 27 + ** + *******

To make calls from Sri Lanka to South Africa landlines,
follow it in the international dialing format: 011 + 27 + ** + *******

Consulate of South Africa in Sri Lanka

Address : No. 129, Reid Avenue,
Colombo 4.

Telephone : 0112597149, 0114524012

Fax : 0112598271

High Commission of Sri Lanka in South Africa

Address : High Commission of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka,
410, Alexander Street,
Brooklyn, Pretoria 0181,
South Africa.

Telephone : +27 (0)12 460 7679 / 460 7690

Fax : + 27 (0) 12 460 7702

A Note to you

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.