How to call from South Africa?



how to call from South Africa is one of the question frequently searched by people who are visiting South Africa. Lot of people used to visit South Africa to do businesses and other activities. This country is considered as one of the richest country in this region. For whatever purtpose they are visiting S.Africa they 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. Butr the best way is to connect throguh the data plan and call through Skype, Viber or any other popular IM Apps. For example if you are usinbg the Viber App you can make calls to your friends who too are member in the Viber for Free. If they don't have Viber account buy some Viber credit and call them at affordable price.


South Africa IDD cide:0027.
South Africa National Day: April, 27

To call Sri Lanka from South Africa you have to dial 0094, area code and the subscriber number.
If you are calling a Sri Lanka mobile phone just dial 0094 and then follow with the mobile phone number with out the "0" in the front.

To call USA or Canada from South Africa you have to dial 001, area code and the subscriber's number.
Calling South Africa? Its International code is 0027
To make calls from the US to South Africa landlines, follow it in the international dialing format: 011 + 27 + ** + *******
Make calls from Sri Lanka to South Africa landlines, follow it in the international dialing format: 011 + 27 + ** + *******

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Top South Africa phone Operators.

  • Cell C
  • MTN
  • MWEB
  • Neotel Liquid Telecom
  • Rain
  • Telkom
  • Vodacom
  • Vox Telecom


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


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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.