How to call Iran phone numbers?

Country phone codes

+98 is the country calling code assigned to Iran by the International Telecommunication Union. All of the country’s telephone numbers are also designated under the article 7 of Law of Scope of Duties and Powers of Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (2003) created by the Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) of the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

So if you’re calling Iran, the number should start with: +98.

+98 920 399 3480

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Other Important Information about Iran

Prefix

A prefix is simply the set of numbers that come before the country and area codes of a telephone number. Iran’s telephone numbers are made up of 12 numbers split into groups of 3. So if you’re going to make a call to Iran using a mobile phone, you should dial country code+area code+8-digit number. Some of the common area codes in Iran include Tehran (21), Isfahan (31) and Qom (25).

Location Country Code Landline Area Code Landline Number
Tehran +98 (21) 1234 5678
Isfahan +98 (31) 1234 5678
Qom +98 (25) 1234 5678

So if you’re making a call to Tehran, dial +98 21 1234 5678.

Network coverage

Network coverage is only available in some parts of Iran.

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. 
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Top mobile SIM network in Iran

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Emergency phone numbers

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

ambulance service

115 for ambulance service

fire

125 for fire

police

110 for police

Best Time to Call Iran

Iran observes Iran Standard Time (IRST) using the time offset of UTC+03:30.
Wherever you are in Australia, you can call Iran from the following time zones…

Best time to call

Time to Call

UTC Relative

Time Zone

State

Iran 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 the 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

Iran 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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