How to Call Uruguay Phone Numbers?

Country phone codes

+598 is the country calling code assigned to Uruguay by the International Telecommunication Union. All of the country’s telephone numbers are also designated under the National Numbering Plan, created by the Administración Nacional de Telecomunicaciones (ANTEL) of the Government of Uruguay

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

+598 123-4567-890

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Other Important Information about Uruguay

Prefix

A prefix is simply the set of numbers that come before the country and area codes of a telephone number. Uruguay’s telephone numbers are made up of 11 numbers split into groups of 3. So if you’re going to make a call to Uruguay using a mobile phone, you should dial country code+area code+5-8-digit number. Some of the common area codes in Uruguay include Montevideo (2), Salto (452) and Maldonado (42).

Country Country Code Landline Area Code Landline Number
Montevideo +598 (2) 1234 567
Salto +598 (452) 12345
Maldonado +598 (42) 123 456

So if you’re making a call to Maldonado, dial +598 42 123 456.

Network coverage

Network coverage is readily available across Uruguay.

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 Uruguay

Here are the top mobile SIM networks in Uruguay:

Antel Mobile

Claro Mobile

Movistar Mobile

Top apps used to communicate

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

Discord

Discord

Instagram

Instagram

Emergency phone numbers

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

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911 for the national emergency number.

Best Time to Call Uruguay:

Uruguay observes Uruguay Time (UYT) using the time offset of UTC-03.
Wherever you are in Australia, you can call Uruguay from the following time zones.

Best time to call

Time to Call

UTC Relative

Time Zone

State

Uruguay 7:00am – 12:00pm UTC+10:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Queensland
8:00am – 10:00am UTC+08:00 Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) Western Australia
7:30am – 11:30am UTC+09:30 Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) South Australia, Northern Territory and the town of Broken Hill in western New South Wales
7:00am – 1:00pm UTC+11:00 Norfolk Island Standard Time (NFT) Norfolk Island
7:00am – 11:00am UTC+07:00 Christmas Island Standard Time (CXT) Christmas Island
4:30pm – 5:30pm 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

Uruguay 7:00am – 1:00pm UTC+11:00 Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) New South Wales (except Broken Hill), Victoria, Tasmania, Australian Capital Territory
7:00am – 12:00pm UTC+10:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Queensland, New South Wales (except Broken Hill), Victoria, Tasmania, Australian Capital Territory
8:00am – 10:00am UTC+08:00 Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) Western Australia
7:30am – 11:30am UTC+10:30 Australian Central Daylight Time (ACDT) South Australia, Northern Territory and town of Broken Hill in Western New South Wales
7:30am – 11:30am UTC+09:30 Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) Northern Territory
7:00am – 2:00pm UTC+12:00 Norfolk Island Daylight Time (NDT) Norfolk Island
7:00am – 11:00am UTC+07:00 Christmas Island Standard Time (CXT) Christmas Island
4:30pm – 5:30pm UTC+06:30 Cocos (Keeling) Islands Standard Time (CCT) Cocos (Keeling) Islands

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