How to Call Bangladesh Phone Numbers

Country phone codes

+880 is the country calling code assigned to Bangladesh by the International Telecommunication Union. All of the country’s telephone numbers are also designated under the Bangladesh Telecommunications Act of 2001 created by the Telecommunication Regulatory Commission of the Bangladesh Government.

So if you’re calling Bangladesh, the number should start with:

+880 123-456-7890

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Other Important Information about Bangladesh

Prefix

A prefix is simply the set of numbers that come before the country and area codes of a telephone number. Bangladesh’s telephone numbers are made up of 12 to 13 numbers split into groups of 4. So if you’re going to make a call to Bangladesh using a mobile phone, you should dial country code+area code+8-digit number. Some of the common area codes in Bangladesh include Dhaka (2), Chittagong (31) and Bogra (51).

Location Country Code Landline Area Code Landline Number
Dhaka +880 (2) 1234 5678
Chittagong +880 (31) 1234 5678
Bogra +880 (51) 1234 5678

So if you’re making a call to Dhaka, dial +880 2 1234 5678.

Network coverage

Network coverage is moderately available across Bangladesh.

LTE coverage

LTE connection is moderately available across the country, but quality highly depends on the mobile operator.

International Roaming

Available at over 50 destinations, you can count on us to keep you connected even when you’re not in home soil. 
We know how difficult it can be to be far from home and the family for a long time. We can only wish to talk to them non-stop day and night. But we also know that the more we spend time with calls and texts overseas, the bigger the expenses can get. Read more

Top Mobile SIM network in Bangladesh

Here are the top mobile SIM networks in Bangladesh:

Bangalink

Grameenphone

Robi

Top apps used to communicate

Here are the top apps mostly used for communication in Bangladesh:

WhatsApp

imo.im

Messenger

Messenger

Emergency phone numbers

Here is most important emergency number to take note of when visiting Bangladesh:

warning

999 for the national emergency number.

Best Time to Call Bangladesh

Bangladesh observes Bangladesh Standard Time (BST) using the time offset of UTC+6
Wherever you are in Australia, you can call Bangladesh from the following time zones:

Best time to call

Time to Call

UTC Relative

Time Zone

State

Bangladesh 2:00pm – 10:00pm UTC+10:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Queensland
12:00pm – 11:00pm UTC+08:00 Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) Western Australia
1:00pm – 11:00pm UTC+09:30 Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) South Australia, Northern Territory and town of Broken Hill in Western New South Wales
1:00pm – 11:00pm UTC+11:00 Norfolk Island Standard Time (NFT) Norfolk Island
11:00am – 11:00pm UTC+07:00 Christmas Island Standard Time (CXT) Christmas Island
10:30am – 10:30pm UTC+06:30 Cocos (Keeling) Islands Standard Time (CCT) Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Daylight Savings Time (first Sunday in October – first Sunday in April)

Best time to call

Time to Call

UTC Relative

Time Zone

State

Bangladesh 3:00pm – 11:00pm UTC+11:00 Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) New South Wales (except Broken Hill), Victoria, Tasmania, Australian Capital Territory
2:00pm – 10:00pm UTC+10:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Queensland
12:00pm – 11:00pm UTC+08:00 Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) Western Australia
2:30pm – 10:30pm UTC+10:30 Australian Central Daylight Time (ACDT) South Australia, Northern Territory and town of Broken Hill in Western New South Wales
1:30pm – 10:30pm UTC+09:30 Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) Northern Territory
2:00pm – 10:00pm UTC+12:00 Norfolk Island Daylight Time (NDT) Norfolk Island
11:00am – 11:00pm UTC+07:00 Christmas Island Standard Time (CXT) Christmas Island
10:30am – 10:30pm UTC+06:30 Cocos (Keeling) Islands Standard Time (CCT) Cocos (Keeling) Islands

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