How to Call Bhutan Phone Numbers

Country phone codes

+975 is the country calling code assigned to Bhutan by the International Telecommunication Union. All of the country’s telephone numbers are also designated under the Telephone Numbering Plan, created by the Telecommunications Authority of the Kingdom of Bhutan.

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

+975 123-4567-890

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Other Important Information about Bhutan

Prefix

A prefix is simply the set of numbers that come after the country and area codes of a telephone number. Bhutan’s telephone numbers are made up of 10 numbers split into groups of 3. So if you’re going to make a call to Bhutan using a mobile phone, you should dial country code+area code+6-digit number. Some of the common area codes in Bhutan include Thimphu (2), Phuntsholing (5) and Paro (8).

Country Country Code Landline Area Code Landline Number
Thimphu +975 (2) 123 456
Phuntsholing +975 (5) 123 456
Paro +975 (8) 123 456

So if you’re making a call to Bhutan, dial +975 2 12 3456.

Network coverage

Network coverage is readily available across Bhutan.

3G coverage

3G connection is moderately available across the country, but quality highly depends on the mobile operator.

International Roaming

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Top mobile SIM network in Bhutan

Here are top mobile SIM networks in Bhutan:

B-Mobile

TashiCell

Top apps used to communicate

Here are top apps mostly used for communication in Bhutan:

WhatsApp

WhatsApp

Facebook Messenger

Facebook Messenger

Emergency phone numbers

Here are the four most important emergency numbers to take note of when visiting Bhutan:

ambulance service

112 for ambulance service

fire

110 for fire

police

113 for police

Best time to call Bhutan:

Bhutan observes Bhutan Time using the time offset of UTC+06.

Wherever you are in Australia, you can call Bhutan from the following time zones…

Best time to call

Time to Call

UTC Relative

Time Zone

State

Bhutan 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
71:00pm – 11:00pm UTC+09:30 Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) South Australia, Northern Territory and the 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

Bhutan 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 Islands
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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