How to Call Eritrea Phone Numbers?

Country phone codes

+291 is the country calling code assigned to Eritrea by the International Telecommunication Union. All of the country’s telephone numbers are also designated under the Regulations on Telecommunications Networks and Services (1998), created by the Eritel Telecommunication Corporation.

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

+291 123-4567-890

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Other Important Information about Eritrea

Prefix

A prefix is simply the set of numbers that come before the country and area codes of a telephone number. Eritrea’s telephone numbers are made up of 10 numbers split into groups of 2. So if you’re going to make a call to Eritrea using a mobile phone, you should dial country code+7-digit number.

Network Coverage

Network coverage is only available in some parts of Eritrea.

3G Coverage

3G 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 Eritrea

EriTel is the top mobile SIM network in Eritrea.

Emergency Phone Numbers

Here are the 3 most important emergency numbers to take note of when visiting Eritrea:

ambulance service

114 for ambulance service

fire

116 for fire

police

113 for police

Best Time to Call Eritrea

Eritrea observes Eastern Africa Time (EAT) using the time offset of UTC+03.
Wherever you are in Australia, you can call Eritrea from the following time zones:

Best time to call

Time to Call

UTC Relative

Time Zone

State

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

Eritrea 3:00pm – 12:00am UTC+11:00 Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) New South Wales (except Broken Hill), Victoria, Tasmania, Australian Capital Territory
2:00pm – 12:00am UTC+10:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Queensland
12:00pm – 12:00am UTC+08:00 Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) Western Australia
2:30pm – 12:00am UTC+10:30 Australian Central Daylight Time (ACDT) South Australia, Northern Territory and town of Broken Hill in Western New South Wales
1:30pm – 12:00am UTC+09:30 Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) Northern Territory
4:00pm – 12:00am UTC+12:00 Norfolk Island Daylight Time (NDT) Norfolk Island
11:00am – 11:00pm UTC+07:00 Christmas Island Standard Time (CXT) Christmas Island
10:00am – 10:30pm UTC+06:30 Cocos (Keeling) Islands Standard Time (CCT) Cocos (Keeling) Islands

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