How to Call Chile Phone Numbers

Country phone codes

+56 is the country calling code assigned to Chile by the International Telecommunication Union. All of the country’s telephone numbers are also designated under the General Communication Law of 1982, created by the Subsecretaría de Telecomunicaciones of the Government of Chile.

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

+56 123-4567-890

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Other Important Information about Chile

Prefix

A prefix is simply the set of numbers that come after the country and area codes of a telephone number. Chile’s telephone numbers are made up of 10 numbers split into groups of 3. So if you’re going to make a call to Chile using a mobile phone, you should dial country code+area code+7-digit number. Some of the common area codes in Chile include Santiago (2), Valparaíso (32) and Arica (58).

Country Country Code Landline Area Code Landline Number
Santiago +56 (2) 123 4567
Valparaíso +56 (32) 123 4567
Arica +56 (58) 123 4567

So if you’re making a call to Santiago, dial +56 2 123 4567.

Network coverage

Network coverage is readily available across Chile.

4G coverage

4G 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 Chile

Here are top mobile SIM networks in Chile:

Movistar Movil

Claro Movil

Entel Movil

Top apps used to communicate

Here are top apps mostly used for communication in Chile:

WhatsApp

WhatsApp

Facebook Messenger

Facebook Messenger

Emergency phone numbers

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

ambulance service

131 for ambulance service

fire

132 for fire

police

133 for police

Best time to call Chile:

Chile observes Chile Standard Time using the time offset of UTC-04 and Easter Island Standard Time UTC-06. Wherever you are in Australia, you can call Chile from the following time zones…

Best time to call

Time to Call

UTC Relative

Time Zone

State

Chile 8:00am – 4:00pm UTC+10:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Queensland
8:00am – 2:00pm UTC+08:00 Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) Western Australia
8:00am – 3:30pm UTC+09:30 Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) South Australia, Northern Territory and the town of Broken Hill in western New South Wales
8:00am – 5:00pm UTC+11:00 Norfolk Island Standard Time (NFT) Norfolk Island
8:00am – 1:00pm UTC+07:00 Christmas Island Standard Time (CXT) Christmas Island
8:00am – 12:30pm 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

Chile 9:00am – 2:00pm UTC+11:00 Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) Queensland, New South Wales (except Broken Hill), Victoria, Tasmania, Australian Capital Territory
8:00am – 1:00pm UTC+10:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Queensland
8:00pm – 11:00pm UTC+08:00 Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) Western Australia
9:00am – 1:30pm UTC+10:30 Australian Central Daylight Time (ACDT) Northern Territory and town of Broken Hill in Western New South Wales
8:00am – 12:30pm UTC+09:30 Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) Northern Territory
8:00pm – 12:00am UTC+12:00 Norfolk Island Daylight Time (NDT) Norfolk Islands
7:00pm – 11:00pm UTC+07:00 Christmas Island Standard Time (CXT) Christmas Island
5:30pm – 11:30pm UTC+06:30 Cocos (Keeling) Islands Standard Time (CCT) Cocos (Keeling) Islands

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