Calling Abroad International Calls from UK Landlines and Mobiles

Stop paying too much for your international calls and start saving using Calling Abroad!! With Calling Abroad you can make free international calls from your mobile phone or landline.

If you have inclusive minutes to 0870 numbers from your home, office or mobile phone then simply dial 0870 635 9000 before you dial your international number.


To make a call using this service:

Step 1: Dial 0870 635 9000

Step 2: Enter your full destination number followed by #


Please Note: Calls to our 0870 numbers are charged at 13p/min plus your phone company's access charge or may be made from your call plan inclusive 0870 numbers minutes. If you have a call plan with 0870 inclusive minutes you will not be charged for 0870 calls at certain times. If you are in doubt, please check your call plan terms with your provider before making a call or simply make a short call for less than a minute and check on your online bill details/breakdown to ensure that your 0870 call package minutes are inclusive. Do not exceed 60 minutes per call. Do not exceed 1,000 minutes of calls or 150 calls in a 30 day period or you may be charged for all future 0845/0870 calls made from your account.

To find out if your call package includes calls to 0870 numbers please - click here.

See Full Terms and Conditions of Use before using the service.


Destinations Available


Both mobiles and landlines can be called in the countries listed, except where Landline is specified.


Algeria (landline)
Andorra
Angola (landline)
Argentina
Australia
Austria
Bangladesh
Belgium
Bermuda (landline)
Brazil (landline)
Brunei
Bulgaria
Canada
Chile
China
Colombia
Costa Rica (landline)
Cyprus
Czech Republic (landline)
Denmark
Dominican Rep (landline)
Estonia
Finland
France
Germany
Gibraltar (landline)
Greece
Guam (landline)
Hong Kong
Hungary
Hungary Pannon Mobile
Hungary Westel Mobile
Iceland
India
Indonesia
Ireland
Israel
Italy
Japan (landline)
Korea South
Latvia
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Malaysia
Malta
Mexico
Mongolia
Morocco (landline)
Namibia (landline)
Netherlands
New Zealand
Nigeria
Norway
Pakistan
Panama (landline)
Paraguay (landline)
Peru
Poland
Portugal
Puerto Rico
Romania
Russia
Russia Moscow
San Marino (landline)
Singapore
Slovakia (landline)
Slovenia
South Africa
Spain
Swaziland (landline)
Sweden
Switzerland
Taiwan (landline)
Thailand
Turkey (landline)
UK Mobile
USA
USA 1 800
Uzbekistan
Venezuela
Venezuela Mobile Digitel
Venezuela Mobile Movistar
Virgin Islands USA
Virgin Islands USA Mobile

N.B. - If your phone provider does not allow you to call 0870 numbers as part of your inclusive bundle/minutes (or if your call plan does have inclusive 0870 minutes and you make a call which call exceeds 60 minutes) then you will be charged at 13 pence per minute plus your network's access charge. If you are in doubt please check with your provider before making a call or simply make a short call for less than a minute and check on your online bill details/breakdown to ensure that calls are FREE. We cannot accept liability for any charge incurred while using this service.


Calling Abroad from Landlines

Many landline phone providers such as BT, Virgin, Plusnet, SSE and Sky include calls to 0870 numbers as part of their inclusive bundles/minutes offers. Check your user terms or phone bill to confirm before using the service.

BT Unlimited Calls package comes with inclusive calls to 0845 and 0870 numbers lasting up to 60 minutes, at any time. » Details

BT Unlimited Evening and Weekend Calls package comes with inclusive calls to 0845 and 0870 numbers lasting up to 60 minutes, from 7pm to 7am Monday to Friday, and from midnight Friday to midnight Sunday. » Details

BT Unlimited Weekend Calls package comes with inclusive weekend calls (midnight Friday to midnight Sunday) to 0845 and 0870 numbers lasting up to 60 minutes. » Details

Do not exceed 1000 minutes per month or 100 calls per month as your provider may charge you if you exceed those limits.

Sky Talk Anytime Extra - Inclusive calls to 0845 and 0870 numbers lasting up to an hour, all day Mon to Sun after which Sky's Access Charge (11.5ppm) and the owning operator's Service Charge applies, or you can hang up and redial as often as you like. Subject to Acceptable Use Policy - see sky.com/talk.

Sky Talk Evenings & Weekends Extra package - Inclusive calls to 0845 and 0870 numbers lasting up to an hour, Mon-Fri After 7pm & before 7am and All day Sat and Sun after which Sky's Access Charge (11.5ppm) and the owning operator's Service Charge applies, or you can hang up and redial as often as you like. Subject to Acceptable Use Policy - see sky.com/talk.

Talk Unlimited Extra plan Unlimited any time calls to UK landlines, 0845 and 0870 numbers and all mobile networks. Details

Talk Unlimited plan Unlimited any time calls to UK landlines, 0870 numbers and Virgin Mobile numbers. Details

Talk Evening & Weekends Unlimited evening and weekend calls to UK landlines, 0870 numbers and Virgin Mobile numbers. Details

Talk Weekends Unlimited weekend calls to UK landlines, 0870 numbers and Virgin Mobile numbers. Details

Anytime Call Plan comes with inclusive calls to 0845 and 0870 numbers lasting up to 60 minutes, at any time.

SSE Anytime Call Plan comes with inclusive calls to 0845 and 0870 numbers lasting up to 60 minutes, at any time.

Post Office Home Phone gives Free weekend calls to 0845 and 0870 numbers lasting up to 60 minutes.


Calling Abroad from Mobiles

Some mobile phone providers such as Virgin Mobile, Vodafone, EE, O2, Three and BT Mobile also include calls to 087 and 084 numbers in some of their call bundles.

Opting into the service numbers add-on with EE

If you regularly call service numbers, EE offers an 084 and 087 add-on that gives you cheaper calls for just a service charge of 1p per minute. For £3 a month (£2.50 excluding VAT) you will get 300 minutes to call numbers that start with 084 and 087. This will give you peace of mind that you will always have an allocated number of minutes per month to call service numbers. If you would like to have this add-on added to your account, text 08MINS to 150 and you will receive a text message advising you that it is live.

Please note: This add-on is only available for Pay Monthly and Small Business customers. In certain cases, if you have an Android device you may receive a pop-up message saying you 'may be charged' for sending a text. You will not be charged for the text you send. This message appears due to a quirk within the operating system.

Opting out of the service numbers add-on: If you decide that you no longer want the 08 add-on, text STOP 08MINS to 150.

Once you have activated this addon, you can call the destinations listed below from your inclusive minutes!

EE 08, 09, 118 addon information for pay monthly and Small Business customers and links to terms

Get 300 minutes to call any number starting with 084 and 087 in the UK, for just £2.50 a month. Click Here - Scroll down to "Call a lot of 08 numbers?"

Virgin Mobile SIM Only

Some Virgin Mobile SIM Only* tarriffs with contracts pre-dating 01/11/2016 allow calls to 870 numbers free of charge. (N.B. If you are on a Virgin Mobile SIM Only* tariff check your Virgin mobile user terms to confirm whether your contract has inclusive 0870 minutes before using the service advertised on this website).


To make a call using this service:

Step 1: Dial 0870 635 9000

Step 2: Enter your full destination number followed by #


If your call plan does not include calls to 0870 numbers, calls to 0870 635 9000 cost 13p per minute plus your phone providers access charge.


Please Note: If you have a call plan with 0870 inclusive minutes you will not be charged for 0870 calls at certain times. If you are in doubt, please check your call plan terms with your provider before making a call or simply make a short call for less than a minute and check on your online bill details/breakdown to ensure that your 0870 call package minutes are inclusive. Do not exceed 60 minutes per call. Do not exceed 1,000 minutes of calls or 150 calls in a 30 day period or you may be charged for all future 0845/0870 calls made from your account.

To find out if your call package includes calls to 0870 numbers please - click here.

See Full Terms and Conditions of Use before using the service.

Terms of Use

You must have the bill payer's permission before using the service. Calls to our 0870 numbers are charged at 13p/min plus your phone company's access charge or may be made from your call plan inclusive 0870 numbers minutes. Please check with your phone provider for their access charge. If you have inclusive 0870 minutes, do not exceed 60 minutes per call or you will be charged for the entire call by your provider. Do not exceed 1000 minutes per month or 100 calls per month as your provider may charge you if you exceed those limits. If you are in doubt please check with your provider before making a call or simply make a short call for less than a minute and check on your online bill details/breakdown to ensure that your 0870 call package minutes are inclusive. By using this service you agree to receive marketing via SMS or other forms that the provider of this service may use from time to time. This may include but not be limited to providing new access numbers for your service or other related telecoms service. At no point is the provider of this service liable for costs that may be incurred by you with your mobile or landline service provider. By using this service you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions as stated and anyone failing to do so, will be barred from this and any other service in future. We will not pass phone numbers to any other organisation. This service is provided in good faith, however if the service providers exclude or start charging these numbers then this service will be terminated without notice. Please do not use this service if you cannot agree to this. Service Provider: Story Telecom Limited, 1 Armitage Road, London NW11 8RQ. Helpline: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm on 0208 497 9210.


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Popular Destinations

  • Pakistan
  • India
  • Nigeria
  • Poland
  • Romania
  • USA

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