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International calling

Dialpad gives businesses international calling, virtually anywhere in the world, at some of the lowest rates available. Whether you're working with a remote teammate or closing a sale two time zones away, Dialpad keeps you connected. Try it now!

Making small businesses look like global enterprises

Whether you have clients in Milan or remote workers in Hong Kong, even small businesses can operate like Fortune 500s.

Dialpad's international calling makes it easy to have video meetings, close the deal, and collaborate with anyone around the world—just as easy as it would be if they were in the same building.

More than just international calling

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The first step is to dial “00”. This is the international dialling code for the UK. Using it signals that you’re about to make a call to another country.

Next, you input the country code for the territory you’re contacting. For example, the country code for the US is 1, so if you were placing a call to a US number, you’d dial “00 1”.

If you’re dialling a landline, input the area code followed by the telephone number. If you’re calling a mobile phone, you don’t need to worry about an area code. Just input the mobile number you’re trying to reach.

It’s even easier to place international calls through Dialpad. Firstly, enable international calling in the Admin Settings section of your account.

To place an international call from the Dialpad desktop app, simply type “+” followed by the country code and telephone number. If you were calling Nigeria, for example, you’d dial “+234” and then the number you wish to reach.

From the mobile app, you can long press “0” in the dialler to enter “+”, then add the country code and number. For example, to call Norway, you’d long press “0” until the “+” appeared, then dial 47, followed by the phone number.

If you’re using Dialpad on a desk phone, dial “01” followed by the country code and telephone number you wish to call.

Get international calls from the UK—and much more

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High-quality international calls

Enjoy crisp and clear international calls with Dialpad. Using advanced VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) technologies like WebRTC and Opus codec, Dialpad lets you have crystal-clear, truly HD voice calls from Mexico to Malaysia.

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Truly unified communications

Dialpad's leading VoIP and telephony technology is just one part of its unified cloud communications platform. Have video meetings and send instant / SMS messages—all from the same app that you use to make phone calls.

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Advanced call features

Dialpad’s international calling app includes all the free calling features you need, built right in. That includes all the standard features like the hold function, call forwarding, and call recording, and even more advanced features like call analytics.

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No need for new equipment

Use the Dialpad app on your computer, mobile device, and even your web browser. That means that your offices and contact center teams don’t even need new telephony equipment or hardware to get started!

Get started with international calling

Need to do lots of international calling for work? Book yourself a product tour of Dialpad to see how easy it is to use it for making phone calls, having video conferences, and more! Or, take a self-guided tour to play around with Dialpad on your own first.

See how Dialpad has helped these companies make affordable international calls

Dathic

Dathic is an AI-powered tech company offering a data platform to retailers across North, Central, and South America. The international nature of Dathic’s client base meant that giving each employee a separate Skype account for international calling just wasn’t cost-effective.

With Dialpad, Dathic are able to unify their communications in one platform that offers international voice and video calls as well as advanced call analytics, so that Dathic could call international numbers everywhere from Venezuela to the Virgin Islands.

Jungle Disk

An online backup software and data security company, Jungle Disk was suffering from the limited functionalities and poor call quality of their old vendor, 8x8. Jungle Disk needs high-quality international calling to reach customers and make sales, but their old provider wasn’t cutting it.

Since switching to Dialpad, Jungle Disk has seen a boost in productivity thanks to the super easy-to-use mobile app for iOS and Android, and advanced features like real-time voice transcriptions. Now, Jungle Disk can reach customers from Brazil to Estonia at the touch of a button.

PagerDuty

Cloud computer software company PagerDuty has five offices across the world, each with its own local number, as well as a global customer base. Before signing up with Dialpad, PagerDuty would give each employee credit on their personal mobile device, which wasn’t cost-effective—or good for work-life balance.

PagerDuty needed a business phone system that allowed for low-cost international calls, and that could be rolled out onto everyone’s existing devices. That’s where Dialpad stepped in. Now, employees have their own business phone number separate from their personal number, but can still use their own mobile phone for work—just by using the Dialpad app!

Acquia

Acquia is a Software as a Service (SaaS) company with global support and teams. They needed an easy-to-use cloud phone system that supported international calling and was easy to set up during employee onboarding.

At a third of the cost of their previous provider, Dialpad gives Acquia's employees (whether they’re in the office, working remotely, or on the road) easy access to their business phone system so they can keep in touch with customers and prospects all around the world.

FAQs about international calling

When do international calling rates apply?

Any time you call another other country that’s outside your office designation, international calling rates will apply. Dialpad's plans all include free unlimited local calling in your country, the US, and Canada.

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