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How To Call South Korea From The United States

Follow the dialing format while calling South Korea from the United States

Below is the dialing procedure to call South Korea from the United States. You will find information on how to make an international call from the U.S. to a South Korea landline number or mobile number.
To call South Korea from the United States
Land Phone Number Dial: 011 - 82 - 9 to 11-Digit Local #
Mobile Number Dial: 011 - 82 - 9 to 11-Digit Mobile #
calling from USA
Local time comparison
South Korea (South Korea - Seoul) Tuesday at 2:00:00 am
New York (USA - New York) Monday at 12:00:00 pm
South Korea is 14 hours ahead of the US East Coast.
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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 South Korea Local Number from the United States

Dial 011 - 82 - Area Code - xxx-xxxx

Example #: Dial 011-82-02-555-5555

How To Dial a South Korea Toll Free Number from United States

Dial 011 - 82 - Area Code - xxx-xxxx

Example #: Dial 011-82-080-555-5555

How To Dial a South Korea Mobile Number from United States

Dial 011 - 82 - 1 Area Code - xxx-xxxx

Example #: Dial 011-82-051-555-5555

 

Information About the South Korea

South Korea uses an open dialing plan with a total length (including 0) of 9 to 11 digits. Within a given city, subscriber numbers are 7 to 8 digits long. Making calls from mobile phones to any type of phone (except 010 numbers), the area code must be included.

Before June 2000, South Korea used two- to four-digit area codes. The leading “0” is dropped when dialing into South Korea from overseas.

ISD Code or Country Code for the South Korea is 82

Area codes

Area codes for major South Korea cities
Seoul 02 Incheon 032 Gangwon-do 033
Sejong City 044 Busan 051 Daegu 053
Gyeongsangbuk-do 054 Gwangju 062 Jeju-do 064

China area codes

South Korea Emergency Numbers

112 – Police
119 – Fire/Emergency/Ambulance
1339 – Medical Emergency
1330 – Tourism and Translation

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How to Get a South Korea Phone Number

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Takes About 1 minutes
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Here are the steps to getting a South Korea Phone Number
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Go to the globalcallforwarding.com
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Select your country
Under the “Select Your New Phone Number” dropdown, select South Korea as the country
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F A Q | Call the South Korea from the US

Dial the exit code 011, next dial the South Korea country code of 82, followed by the local 9 to 11-digit number XXXX-XXXX. Dial 011-82-02-555-5555

Dial the exit code 011, next dial the South Korea country code of 82, followed by the local 9 to 11-digit number XXX-XXXX. Dial 011-82-080-555-5555

Dial the exit code 011, next dial the South Korea country code of 82, followed by the local 9 to 11-digit number 1XX-XXXX-XXXX. Dial 011-82-051-555-5555

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