How to Call the Maldives Phone Numbers?

Country phone codes

+960 is the country calling code assigned to the Maldives by the International Telecommunication Union. All of the country’s telephone numbers are also designated under the Maldives Numbering Plan, created by the Communications Authority of Maldives of the Republic of Maldives.

o if you’re calling the Maldives, the number should start with:

+960 123 4567

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Other Important Information about the Maldives

Prefix

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

Network coverage

Network coverage is readily available across the Maldives.

LTE 4G coverage

LTE 4G connection is moderately 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 the Maldives

Here are the top mobile SIM networks in the Maldives:

Dhiraagu

Ooredoo

Emergency phone numbers

Here are the 3 most important emergency numbers to take note of when visiting the Maldives.

ambulance service

102 for ambulance service

fire

118 for fire

police

119 for police

Best Time to Call the Maldives

The Maldives observe Maldives Time (MVT) using the time offset of UTC+05.
Wherever you are in Australia, you can call the Maldives from the following time zones:

Best time to call

Time to Call

UTC Relative

Time Zone

State

The Maldives 3:00pm – 12:00am UTC+10:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Queensland
1:00pm – 12:00am UTC+08:00 Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) Western Australia
2:00pm – 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
4:00pm – 12:00am UTC+11:00 Norfolk Island Standard Time (NFT) Norfolk Island
12:00pm – 12:00am UTC+07:00 Christmas Island Standard Time (CXT) Christmas Island
11:00am – 10:30pm 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

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

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