How to Call Mexico Phone Numbers?

Country phone codes

+52 is the country calling code assigned to Mexico by the International Telecommunication Union. All of the country’s telephone numbers are also designated under the Basic Technical Numbering Plan of 2018, created by the Department of Federal Institute of Telecommunications of the Federal government of Mexico.

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

+52 123 456 789

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Other Important Information about Mexico

Prefix

A prefix is simply the set of numbers that come after the country and area codes of a telephone number. Mexico’s telephone numbers are made up of 12 numbers split into groups of 3. So if you’re going to make a call to Mexico using a mobile phone, you should dial country code+area code+8-digit number. Some of the common area codes in Mexico include Mexico City (55), Guadalajara (33) and Cancun (998).

Location Country Code Landline Area Code Landline Number
Mexico City +52 55 1234 5678
Guadalajara +52 33 1234 5678
Cancun +52 998 1234 567

So, if you’re making a call to Mexico City, dial +52 55 1234 5678.

Network coverage

Network coverage is readily available across Mexico.

4G coverage

4G connection is readily 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 Mexico

Here are the top mobile SIM networks in Mexico:

Telcel

Movistar

AT&T

Top apps used to communicate

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

WhatsApp

WhatsApp

Messenger

Messenger

Emergency phone numbers

Here is the emergency number to take note of when visiting Mexico:

warning

911 for the national emergency number.

Best Time to Call Mexico

Mexico observes Central Standard Time using the time offset of UTC-06.
Mexican Pacific Standard Time using the time offset of UTC-07 and the Pacific Standard Time using the time offset of UTC-08. Wherever you are in Australia, you can call Mexico from the following time zones…

Best time to call

Time to Call

UTC Relative

Time Zone

State

Mexico 7:00am – 3:00pm UTC+10:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Queensland
7:00am – 1:00pm UTC+08:00 Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) Western Australia
7:30am – 2:30pm UTC+09:30 Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) South Australia, Northern Territory and town of Broken Hill in Western New South Wales
7:00am – 4:00pm UTC+11:00 Norfolk Island Standard Time (NFT) Norfolk Island
7:00am – 12:00pm UTC+07:00 Christmas Island Standard Time (CXT) Christmas Island
7:30am – 11:30am 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

Mexico 7:00am – 4:00pm UTC+11:00 Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) New South Wales (except Broken Hill), Victoria, Tasmania, Australian Capital Territory
7:00am – 3:00pm UTC+10:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Queensland
7:00am – 1:00pm UTC+08:00 Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) Western Australia
7:30am – 3:30pm UTC+10:30 Australian Central Daylight Time (ACDT) South Australia, Northern Territory and town of Broken Hill in Western New South Wales
7:30am – 2:30pm UTC+09:30 Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) Northern Territory
7:00am – 5:00pm UTC+12:00 Norfolk Island Daylight Time (NDT) Norfolk Island
7:00am – 12:00pm UTC+07:00 Christmas Island Standard Time (CXT) Christmas Island
7:30am – 11:30am UTC+06:30 Cocos (Keeling) Islands Standard Time (CCT) Cocos (Keeling) Islands

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