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 Philippines Local Number from the United States
Example #: Dial 011-63-2-5555-5555
How To Dial a Philippines Toll Free Number from United States
Example #: Dial 011-63-800-5555-5555
How To Dial a Philippines Mobile Number from United States
Example #: Dial 011-63-999-555-5555
Information About the Philippines
The Philippines telecommunication system is well-developed due to the presence of modern infrastructure facilities. In 1995 the industry was deregulated and the new law opened telecommunications to the private sector. This improved telecom services leading to the creation of many telecom service providers for mobile, fixed-line, Internet and other services.
Philippines telephone numbers include an area code of 1–4 digits, and the phone numbers of 5–7 digits for a total of a 9-digit number. Mobile numbers use a 10-digit format.
Mobile Numbers are coded base on network providers ranging from 0800 to 0999, and international code for the Philippines replace the zero to make an international call to the Philippines that would make it +63800 to +63999.
ISD Code or Country Code for Philippines is 63
Area codes – There are 37 area codes in the Philippines, covering all regions. Dial the area code of the city in the Philippines you are calling after dialing ISD Code (91). If there is no area code dial the recipient’s telephone number after ISD Code.
Ireland Emergency Numbers
117 – National Police
911 – National Emergency
143 – Philippine Red Cross
(02) 426-0219 – Bureau of Fire Protection