Call South Korea from Sri Lanka can be done through mobile phone too. Currently lots of Sri Lankan workers are working in S. Korea for to earn high salary. To get job offers in South Korea, Sri Lankans need to get Korean language training and to pass the Korean Language examinations held here annually. These are held by Government officials to send well trained work force from Sri Lanka to South Korea. Most of these workers used to call back their homes while they want to save money on phone calls. They are always in the look out for cheap call providers list and cheap phone cards or calling cards. These workers main aim is to work and save some money and to go back to their homes in their country.
If the person in S.Korea got a Smartphone and Apps like Viber, Skype, Whatsapp or any other messenger, he can call home in Sri Lanka through any of them, if his house too got a Smartphone and any of the related App. It is not necessary to have Internet in their homes. Just the Data plan is enough for them to make cheap calls between them.
Mobile phone service providers in South Korea are as follows.
SK Telecom Co.
KTF Co. Ltd.
LG Telecom Ltd
Land lines by
International calls from USA and Canada to South Korea.
Dial the following sequence.
011 + (82) + (city code) + (local phone number)
When Calling from Sri Lanka
0082 + city code (or mobile number) + local phone number.
When making International call from South Korea
001 - 002 country code area code then the local phone number.
If you are going to call Sri Lanka from South Korea
To land line: 001 - 002 - 94 - city code - land phone number
To cell phone: 001 - 002 - 94 - phone number without zero in the front.
Sri Lanka has 3:30 hours less than South Korea
Current local time in South Korea
Check South Korea public holidays for 2019 here
Address: Embassy of Sri Lanka
347-359 Shindang - Dong,
Jung - Gu,
Republic of Korea.
Office Hours: Monday to Friday : 10.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.
Saturday: 2.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m.
Telephone: + 82-2-735-2966
Fax: + 82-2-737-9577
Web Site: slembassykorea.org
24 Hour Hot Lines (Labour Matters): 0082 - 10 9014 2224
0082 - 10 5188 8876
Address: 98 Dharmapala Mawatha,
Colombo - 07,
Telephone: (94-11) 2699036 - 8
Fax: (94-11) 2672358, 2696699
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.