How to Call the Netherlands Phone Numbers

Country phone codes

+31 is the country calling code assigned to the Netherlands by the International Telecommunication Union. All of the country’s telephone numbers are also designated by the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Agriculture and Innovation of the Government of the Netherlands.

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

+31 123-4567-89

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Other Important Information about Netherlands

Prefix

A prefix is simply the set of numbers that come before the country and area codes of a telephone number. The Netherlands’s telephone numbers are made up of 11 numbers split into groups of 3. So if you’re going to make a call to the Netherlands using a mobile phone, you should dial country code+area code+6-7-digit number. Some of the common area codes in the Netherlands include Amsterdam (20), Rotterdam (10) and The Hague (70).

Location Country Code Landline Area Code Landline Number
Amsterdam +31 (20) 123 4567
Rotterdam +31 (10) 123 4567
The Hague +31 (70) 123 4567

So if you’re making a call to Amsterdam, dial +31 20 123 4567.

Network coverage

Network coverage is readily available across the Netherlands.

4G coverage

4G LTE 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 Netherlands

Here are the top mobile SIM networks in the Netherlands:

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WhatsApp

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Emergency phone numbers

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

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112 for emergency services

Best Time to Call Netherlands

The Netherlands observes Central European Summer Time (CEST) using the time offset of UTC+02.
Wherever you are in Australia, you can call the Netherlands from the following time zones:

Best time to call

Time to Call

UTC Relative

Time Zone

State

The Netherlands 6:00pm – 12:00am UTC+10:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Queensland
4:00pm – 12:00am UTC+08:00 Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) Western Australia
5:30pm – 12:00am UTC+09:30 Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) South Australia, Northern Territory and town of Broken Hill in Western New South Wales
7:00pm – 12:00am UTC+11:00 Norfolk Island Standard Time (NFT) Norfolk Island
3:00pm – 12:00am UTC+07:00 Christmas Island Standard Time (CXT) Christmas Island
2:30pm – 12:00am 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 Netherlands 7:00pm – 12:00am UTC+11:00 Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) New South Wales (except Broken Hill), Victoria, Tasmania, Australian Capital Territory
6:00pm – 12:00am UTC+10:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Queensland
4:00pm – 12:00am UTC+08:00 Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) Western Australia
6:30pm – 12:00am UTC+10:30 Australian Central Daylight Time (ACDT) South Australia, Northern Territory and town of Broken Hill in Western New South Wales
5:30pm – 12:00am UTC+09:30 Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) Northern Territory
8:00pm – 12:00am UTC+12:00 Norfolk Island Daylight Time (NDT) Norfolk Island
3:00pm – 12:00am UTC+07:00 Christmas Island Standard Time (CXT) Christmas Island
12:30pm – 12:00am UTC+06:30 Cocos (Keeling) Islands Standard Time (CCT) Cocos (Keeling) Islands

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