How to Call Russia Phone Numbers?

Country phone codes

+7 is the country calling code assigned to Russia by the International Telecommunication Union. All of the country’s telephone numbers are also designated by the Ministry of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation.

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

+7 123-4567-901

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Other Important Information about Russia

Prefix

A prefix is simply the set of numbers that come before the country and area codes of a telephone number. Russia’s telephone numbers are made up of 11 numbers split into groups of 3. So if you’re going to make a call to Russia using a mobile phone, you should dial country code+area code+7-digit number. Some of the common area codes in Russia include Moscow (495), Saint Petersburg (727) and Novosibirsk (383)

Location Country Code Landline Area Code Landline Number
Moscow +7 (495) 1234 567
Saint Petersburg +7 (727) 1234 567
Novosibirsk +7 (383) 1234 567

So if you’re making a call to Moscow, dial +7 495 1234 567.

Network coverage

Network coverage is readily available across Russia.

LTE 4G coverage

LTE 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 Russia

Here are the top mobile SIM networks in Russia:

Beeline Mobile

MegaFon Mobile

MTS Mobile

Top apps used to communicate

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

WhatsApp

WhatsApp

Telegram Messenger

Telegram Messenger

Emergency phone numbers

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

warning

112 for the national emergency number.

Best Time to Call Russia

Russia observes Moscow Standard Time (MSK) using the time offset of UTC+03.
Wherever you are in Australia, you can call Russia from the following time zones:

Best time to call

Time to Call

UTC Relative

Time Zone

State

Russia 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

Russia 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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