How to call Colombia phone numbers?

Country phone codes

+57 is the country calling code assigned to Colombia by the International Telecommunication Union. All of the country’s telephone numbers are also designated under Law 1341 of 2009, created by the The Ministry of Information and Communication Technologies and the Communications Regulatory Commission of the Government of Colombia.

So if you’re calling Colombia, the number should start with: +57.

+57 123-456-7890

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Other Important Information about Colombia

Prefix

A prefix is simply the set of numbers that come before the country and area codes of a telephone number. Colombia’s telephone numbers are made up of 10-12 numbers split into groups of 3. So if you’re going to make a call to Colombia using a mobile phone, you should dial country code+area code+7-digit number. Some of the common area codes in Colombia include Bogota (1), Cali (2) and Medellin (4).

Country Country Code Landline Area Code Landline Number
Bogota +57 (1) 1234 567
Cali +57 (2) 1234 567
Medellin +57 (4) 1234 567

So if you’re making a call to Bogota, dial +57 1 123 4567.

Network coverage

Network coverage is moderately available across Colombia.

4G coverage

4G connection is only available in some parts of 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 Colombia

Here are the top mobile SIM networks in Colombia:

Claro Movil

Movistar Movil

Tigo Une Movil

Top apps used to communicate

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

WhatsApp

WhatsApp

Facebook Messenger

Instagram

Emergency phone numbers

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

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123 for the national emergency number.

Best time to call Colombia:

Colombia observes Colombia Time (COT) using the time offset of UTC-05.
Wherever you are in Australia, you can call Colombia from the following time zones…

Best time to call

Time to Call

UTC Relative

Time Zone

State

Colombia 10:00am – 2:00pm UTC+10:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Queensland
9:00am – 12:00pm UTC+08:00 Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) Western Australia
9:00am – 1:30pm UTC+09:30 Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) South Australia, Northern Territory and the town of Broken Hill in western New South Wales
9:00am – 3:00pm UTC+11:00 Norfolk Island Standard Time (NFT) Norfolk Island
9:00am – 1:00pm UTC+07:00 Christmas Island Standard Time (CXT) Christmas Island
9:00am – 12:30am 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

Colombia 7:00am – 3:00pm UTC+11:00 Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) New South Wales (except Broken Hill), Victoria, Tasmania, Australian Capital Territory
7:00am – 2:00pm UTC+10:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Queensland
7:00am – 12:00pm UTC+08:00 Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) Western Australia
7:00am – 1:00pm UTC+10:30 Australian Central Daylight Time (ACDT) South Australia, Northern Territory and town of Broken Hill in Western New South Wales
7:00am – 3:00pm UTC+12:00 Norfolk Island Daylight Time (NDT) Norfolk Island
7:00am – 11:00am UTC+07:00 Christmas Island Standard Time (CXT) Christmas Island
7:00pm – 11:00pm UTC+06:30 Cocos (Keeling) Islands Standard Time (CCT) Cocos (Keeling) Islands

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