Telephone Dialing Code

Country Dialing Code for Lao

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

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


How to Dial a Lao Telephone Number?

Telephone Dialing Code Lao

How to Call a Lao Telephone Number from Abroad?

  • Country Dialing Code for Lao: 856
  • International Call Prefix to call from Lao: 00
  • Trunk Prefix of Local Phone Numbers in Lao: 0

    To call a phone number in Lao, 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 Lao: 856
    • 3. Dial the phone number in Lao, excluding the 0 at the beginning of the number

    To make a call to Landline Phone Number in Lao from Abroad, the dialling format should be:
    International Access Code - 856 - Area Code - Land Phone Number

    To make a call to Mobile Phone Number in Lao from Abroad, the dialling format should be:
    International Access Code - 856 - Mobile Phone Number

How to call Lao from Australia?

To call a telephone number in Lao from Australia, simply:
1. Dial International Access Code for Australia: 0011
2. Dial country code for Lao: 856
3. Dial the phone number in Lao, excluding the 0 at the beginning of the number

How to call Lao from Canada?

To call a telephone number in Lao from Canada, simply:
1. Dial International Access Code for Canada: 011
2. Dial country code for Lao: 856
3. Dial the phone number in Lao, excluding the 0 at the beginning of the number