How to Call Vanuatu Phone Numbers

Country phone codes

+678 is the country calling code assigned to Vanuatu by the International Telecommunication Union. All of the country’s telephone numbers are also designated under the Vanuatu National Numbering Plan, created by the Telecommunications Radiocommunications and Broadcasting Regulator (TRBR) of the Government of Vanuatu.

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

+678 123-4567-890

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Other Important Information about Vanuatu

Prefix

A prefix is simply the set of numbers that come after the country and area codes of a telephone number. Vanuatu’s telephone numbers are made up of 11 numbers split into groups of 3. So if you’re going to make a call to Vanuatu using a mobile phone, you should dial country code+area code+6-digit number. Some of the common area codes in Vanuatu include Port Vila (22), Luganville (36) and Efate (23).

Location Country Code Landline Area Code Landline Number
Port Vila +678 (22) 1234 5678
Luganville +678 (36) 1234 5678
Efate +678 (23) 1234 5678

So if you’re making a call to Port Vila, dial +678 22 123 456.

Network coverage

Network coverage is readily available across Vanuatu.

4G coverage

LTE 4G connectionis 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. 
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Top mobile SIM network in Vanuatu

Here are top mobile SIM networks in Vanuatu:

Digicel Vanuatu

Vodafone

Top apps used to communicate

Here are top apps mostly used for communication in Vanuatu:

WhatsApp

WhatsApp

Facebook Messenger

Facebook Messenger

Emergency phone numbers

Here are the four most important emergency numbers to take note of when visiting Vanuatu:

ambulance service

115 for ambulance service

fire

113 for fire

police

111 for police

warning

112 for the national emergency number.

Best time to call Vanuatu:

Vanuatu observes Central European Summer Time (CEST) throughout using the time offset of UTC+11.
Wherever you are in Australia, you can call Vanuatu from the following time zones:

Best time to call

Time to Call

UTC Relative

Time Zone

State

Vanuatu 09:00am – 10:00pm UTC+10:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Queensland
08:00am – 09:00pm UTC+08:00 Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) Western Australia
08:30am – 09:30pm UTC+09:30 Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) South Australia, Northern Territory and the town of Broken Hill in western New South Wales
08:00am – 09:00pm UTC+11:00 Norfolk Island Standard Time (NFT) Norfolk Island
09:00am – 05:00pm UTC+07:00 Christmas Island Standard Time (CXT) Christmas Island
8:30am – 04:30pm 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

Vanuatu 10:00am – 9:00pm UTC+11:00 Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) New South Wales (except Broken Hill), Victoria, Tasmania, Australian Capital Territory
9:00am – 8:00pm UTC+10:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Queensland
10:00am – 5:00pm UTC+8:00 Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) Western Australia
9:30am – 8:30pm UTC+10:30 Australian Central Daylight Time (ACDT) South Australia, Northern Territory and town of Broken Hill in Western New South Wales
10:30am – 9:30pm UTC+09:30 Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) Northern Territory
11:00am – 8:00pm UTC+12:00 Norfolk Island Daylight Time (NDT) Norfolk Islands
7:00am – 4:00pm UTC+07:00 Christmas Island Standard Time (CXT) Christmas Island
6:30am – 2:30pm UTC+06:30 Cocos (Keeling) Islands Standard Time (CCT) Cocos (Keeling) Islands

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