How to Call Turkey Phone Numbers?

Country phone codes

+90 is the country calling code assigned to Turkey by the International Telecommunication Union. All of the country’s telephone numbers are also designated under the National Numbering Plan of 2018, created by the Information and Communication Technologies Authority of the Government of Turkey.

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

+90 505-5517-6173

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Other Important Information about Turkey

Prefix

A prefix is simply the set of numbers that come after the country and area codes of a telephone number. Turkey’s telephone numbers are made up of 12 numbers split into groups of 3. So if you’re going to make a call to Turkey using a mobile phone, you should dial country code+area code7-digit number. Some of the common area codes in Turkey include Istanbul (212 / 216), Ankara (312) and İzmir (232).

Location Country Code Landline Area Code Landline Number
Istanbul +90 212
216
1234567
Ankara +90 312 1234567
İzmir +90 232 1234567

So, if you’re making a call to Istanbul, dial +90 212 1234567.

Network coverage

Network coverage is readily available across Turkey.

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 Turkey

Here are the top mobile SIM networks in Turkey:

Vodafone

Turkcell

Turk Telecom

Top Apps Used to Communicate

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

WhatsApp

WhatsApp

Messenger

Messenger

Emergency phone numbers

Here are the 3 most important emergency numbers to take note of when visiting Turkey:

ambulance service

112 for ambulance service

fire

110 for fire

police

155 for police

Best Time to Call Turkey

Turkey observes Turkey Time using the time offset of UTC+03.
Wherever you are in Australia, you can call Turkey from the following time zones:

Best time to call

Time to Call

UTC Relative

Time Zone

State

Turkey 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

Turkey 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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