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 Dominican Republic Local Number from the United States
Example #: Dial 1-809-555-5555
How To Dial a Dominican Republic Toll Free Number from United States
Example #: Dial 1-829-555-5555
How To Dial a Dominican Republic Mobile Number from United States
Example #: Dial 1-849-555-5555
Information About the Dominican Republic
Telecommunications in the Dominican Republic use the North American Numbering Plan (NANP) country code, using 1, followed by the area code in the same form as an internal area code in other NANP countries. Telephone numbers in the Dominican Republic use area code 809 with 829 and 849 as overlay codes.The Dominican Republic consists of a 3-digit area code followed by the 7-digit phone number, totaling 10-digits. When calling the Dominican Republic from the United States or Canada, this must be prefixed by the digit “1”. From other countries, the international prefix used in the originating country must be dialed before the “1”.
809 once covered Bermuda and many islands in the Caribbean which have since been allocated their own codes.
ISD Code or Country Code for the Dominican Republic is 809, 829 & 849
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Dominican Republic Emergency Numbers
911 – Police
911 – Fire
911 – Ambulance
112 – Mobile, redirect to 911