Telephone Dialing Code

Country Dialing Code for China

Thinking of making a phone call to China and not sure what is the country dialing code for China or want to know the local telephone area codes of cities in China?

Use the links on this page to learn more about how to call a phone number in China.


How to Dial a Chinese Telephone Number?

Telephone Dialing Code China

How to Call a Chinese Telephone Number from Abroad?

  • Country Dialing Code for China: 86
  • International Call Prefix to call from China: 00
  • Trunk Prefix of Local Phone Numbers in China: 0

    To call a phone number in China, simply:
    • 1. Dial the international access code for your country - (from North America you will need to dial 011; from the UK and other European countries, you will need to dial 00)
    • 2. Dial country code for China: 86
    • 3. Dial the phone number in China, excluding the 0 at the beginning of the number

    To make a call to Landline Phone Number in China from Abroad, the dialling format should be:
    International Access Code - 86 - Area Code - Land Phone Number

    To make a call to Mobile Phone Number in China from Abroad, the dialling format should be:
    International Access Code - 86 - Mobile Phone Number

How to call China from Australia?

To call a telephone number in China from Australia, simply:
1. Dial International Access Code for Australia: 0011
2. Dial country code for China: 86
3. Dial the phone number in China, excluding the 0 at the beginning of the number

How to call China from Canada?

To call a telephone number in China from Canada, simply:
1. Dial International Access Code for Canada: 011
2. Dial country code for China: 86
3. Dial the phone number in China, excluding the 0 at the beginning of the number