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How To Call China From The United States

Follow the dialing format while calling China from the United States

Below is the dialing procedure to call China from the United States. You will find information on how to make an international call from the U.S. to a Chinese landline number or mobile number.
To call China from the United States
Land Phone Number Dial: 011 - 86 - 8-Digit Local #
Mobile Number Dial: 011 - 86 - 9-Digit Mobile #
calling from USA
Local time comparison
China (China - Beijing) Tuesday at 1:00:00 am
New York (USA - New York) Monday at 12:00:00 pm
China is 13 hours ahead of the US East Coast.
calling from US

Exit Code - This is the code you need to dial OUT from a country. Also known as IDD (International Direct Dialing) code or ISD (International Subscriber Dialing) code.

Country Code - Each country or region is assigned thier individual country code. You will need this code to dial IN to a country. There is a total of 249 codes worldwide. View all Country Codes

Area Codes - Area codes define a specific part of a country. This can be a whole city or a general region. Some countries are not big enough to have multiple area codes, so you would simply dial the country code and the direct dial number.

Local Number - This number is the local direct line to a home, business or cellphone.

How To Dial a China Local Number from the United States

Dial 011 - 86 - Area Code - xxxx-xxxx

Example #: Dial 011-86-20-5555-5555

How To Dial a China Toll Free Number from United States

Dial 011 - 86 - Area Code - xxxx-xxxx

Example #: Dial 011-86-800-5555-5555

How To Dial a China Mobile Number from United States

Dial 011 - 86 - 1 Area Code - xxxx-xxxx

Example #: Dial 011-86-122-5555-5555

 

Information About China

Chinese area codes are 2 to 4 digits depending on the region. Including the local number, they can be a total of 8 to 12 digits, with 10 and 11 digit numbers being most often used.

Cell phones are 11 digits, 1 is always the first digit. Skip dialing the area code when calling a mobile number.

ISD Code or Country Code for the China is 86

Area codes

Area codes for major Chinese cities
Shanghai 21 Beijing 10 Tianjin 22
Shenzhen 755 Guangzhou 20 Chengdu 28
Chongqing 23 Dongguan 769 Shenyang 24

China area codes

China Emergency Numbers

110 – Police
119 – Fire
120 – Ambulance
122 – Traffic Accident

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How to Get a China Phone Number

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Here are the steps to getting a China Phone Number
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F A Q | Call the China from the US

Dial the exit code 011, next dial the China country code of 86, followed by the local 8-digit number XXXX-XXXX. Dial 011-86-2-5555-5555

Dial the exit code 011, next dial the China country code of 86, followed by the local 8-digit number XXX-XXXX. Dial 011-86-800-5555-5555

Dial the exit code 011, next dial the China country code of 86, followed by the local 11-digit number 1XX-XXXX-XXXX. Dial 011-86-122-5555-5555

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