Tourist & Resident Guide to Iran

Monday, November 07, 2011

Calling Iran from abroad

You can easily call Iran from the United States from your mobile phone or by using international phone cards. Here are the codes you need to use:
- 011 – use this code first for all international calls from the US
- 98 – dial the country code for Iran
- Area code – dial the 2-3 digit area code; for example, the area code for Tehran is 21, while for Shiraz is 711
- Phone number – now insert your phone number, made out of 7 or 8 digits.

Telephone Iran


For making international calls to cell phones in Iran, use the following sequence:
- 011 + 98 + 9XX XXX XXXX