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
Example #: Dial 011-86-20-5555-5555
How To Dial a China Toll Free Number from United States
Example #: Dial 011-86-800-5555-5555
How To Dial a China Mobile Number from United States
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 for major Chinese cities|
|Shanghai 21||Beijing 10||Tianjin 22|
|Shenzhen 755||Guangzhou 20||Chengdu 28|
|Chongqing 23||Dongguan 769||Shenyang 24|
China Emergency Numbers
110 – Police
119 – Fire
120 – Ambulance
122 – Traffic Accident