In this article, I will discuss how to call from Switzerland to Australia. We will cover both landline and mobile phone calls. We will also provide some tips on how to make international calls more affordable.
How to call a mobile number in Australia from Switzerland
When you make an international call from Switzerland to Australia, at first you need to dial the exit code of Switzerland. Then the country code for Australia, and then the local phone number.
Here is the quick dialing format to call to AU mobile phone number from CH:
Here are the steps to follow when making an international call from CH to AU:
- Dial 11, the exit code for Switzerland. Nowadays, the plus sign (+) can be used instead of the exit code.
- Enter 61 the country code for Australia.
- Enter the 4 to 15 digits’ local phone number.
- Press the call button and wait for the call to connect.
How to call a Landline Number in Australia from Switzerland
To call Australia landline numbers from Switzerland, firstly, you will need to dial the Exit code of Switzerland. Secondly, the ISD code of Australia. Thirdly, the area code, and finally the landline number.
Here is the quick dialing format to call to AU Landline number from CH:
To make a landline call to AU From CH, you need to follow the international dialing format given below.
- Dial 11, Exit code for Switzerland.
- Enter 61, ISD Code, or Country Code of AU.
- Enter the Area Code of the regional location. Search here for area codes for Australia.
- Then dial the recipient’s telephone number.
***If there is no area code, dial the Recipient’s Telephone Number after ISD Code.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
- What is an Exit Code?
The exit code (For Switzerland- 11) is sometimes referred to as the International Access Code or the International Direct Dialing (IDD) code. These prefixes are set to redirect calls or text messages to phone numbers registered in other countries. Nowadays, exit codes and the plus sign (+) can be used interchangeably. The plus sign is preferred by many because it works regardless of the country you are calling from.
- What is Country Code?
The country code identifies the home country (For Australia, 61) of the number that you are calling. If you are calling a mobile number, it is that mobile subscriber's home country regardless of where they are currently located in the world.
- What is Area Code?
An area code refers to the regional location of a phone number within a country.
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