How to call Papua New Guinea phone numbers?

Country phone codes

+675 is the country calling code assigned to Papua New Guinea by the International Telecommunication Union. All of the country’s telephone numbers are also designated under the Telecommunications of 1996 created by the Department of Informations and Communications Technology of the Papuan Government.

So if you’re calling Papua New Guinea, the number should start with:

+675 123-4567

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Other Important Information about Papua New Guinea

Prefix

A prefix is simply the set of numbers that come before the country and area codes of a telephone number. Papua New Guinea’s telephone numbers are made up of 10 numbers split into groups of 3. So if you’re going to make a call to Papua New Guinea using a mobile phone, you should dial country code+area code+4-digit number. Some of the common area codes in Papua New Guinea include Port Moresby (300), Milne Bay (641) and Madang (422).

Country Country Code Landline Area Code Landline Number
Port Moresby +675 300 1234
Milne Bay +675 641 1234
Madang +675 422 1234

So if you’re making a call to Port Moresby, dial +675 300 1234.

Network coverage

Network coverage is only available in some parts of Papua New Guinea.

4G coverage

LTE 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 Papua New Guinea

Here are top mobile SIM networks in Papua New Guinea:

Digicel

Vodafone

Talikom

Top apps used to communicate

Here are top apps mostly used for communication in Papua New Guinea:

Facebook Messenger

Facebook Messenger

WhatsApp

WhatsApp

Emergency phone numbers

Here are the 3 most important emergency numbers to take note of when visiting Papua New Guinea:

ambulance service

111 for ambulance service

fire

110 for fire

police

112 for police

Best time to call Papua New Guinea:

Papua New Guinea observes Papua New Guinea Time using the time offset of UTC+10.
Wherever you are in Australia, you can call Papua New Guinea from the following time zones…

Best time to call

Time to Call

UTC Relative

Time Zone

State

Papua New Guinea 9:00am – 10:00pm UTC+10:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Queensland
8:00am – 8:00pm UTC+08:00 Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) Western Australia
8:30am – 9:30pm UTC+09:30 Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) South Australia, Northern Territory and the town of Broken Hill in western New South Wales
10:00am – 11:00pm UTC+11:00 Norfolk Island Standard Time (NFT) Norfolk Island
7:00am – 7:00pm UTC+07:00 Christmas Island Standard Time (CXT) Christmas Island
7:00am – 6:30pm 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

Papua New Guinea 9:00am – 11:00pm UTC+10:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Queensland, New South Wales (except Broken Hill), Victoria, Tasmania, Australian Capital Territory
9:00am – 11:00pm UTC+10:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Queensland
8:00am – 8:00pm UTC+08:00 Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) Western Australia
9:30am – 11:30pm UTC+10:30 Australian Central Daylight Time (ACDT) South Australia, Northern Territory and town of Broken Hill in Western New South Wales
8:30am – 10:30pm UTC+09:30 Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) Northern Territory
10:00am – 12:00am UTC+12:00 Norfolk Island Daylight Time (NDT) Norfolk Island
6:00am – 7:00pm UTC+07:00 Christmas Island Standard Time (CXT) Christmas Island
6:00am – 6:30pm UTC+06:30 Cocos (Keeling) Islands Standard Time (CCT) Cocos (Keeling) Islands

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