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How to Call San Francisco, California
CallingSanFrancisco.com provides detailed information for making international long distance telephone calls to San Francisco, California, USA from any country in the world.
United States phone numbers are highly standardized, so San Francisco phone numbers follow the same format used throughout the US. Mobile numbers and landline numbers have identical 10-digit formats.
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San Francisco Dialing Codes
To make an international phone call to San Francisco, CA, the following dialing codes will be required.
US phone numbers are highly standardized and are always 10-digits long. They are almost universally written to include all 10-digits. This makes dialing US numbers a bit easier than in some countries.
Phone Number Format for International Calls
To make an international phone call to San Francisco, you generally will need to dial a phone number formatted as follows:
International Phone Number Format
Taking this general format, you need to plug in the outbound international access code for your originating country and the complete 10-digit phone number in San Francisco.
In the United States, landline numbers and cell phone numbers have identical 10-digit formats.
In San Francisco and throughout the United States, landline phones and mobile phones have identical phone number formats. Both types of phone numbers are 10-digits long, including a 3-digit area code and a 7-digit subscriber number.
The complete international phone numbers you should use to reach the two types of phones are shown below.
|Landline vs. Mobile||Phone Number Format|
|San Francisco landline phone numbers||idd 1 aaa nnn nnnn|
|San Francisco mobile phone numbers||idd 1 aaa nnn nnnn|
For dialing information on calling San Francisco from specific countries, please follow the country links below. On these pages, you will find country-specific dialing codes, phone number formats, and step-by-step dialing instructions for calling San Francisco, CA from your country.
If your country is not listed, please follow the San Francisco dialing procedure.
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To make an international call to San Francisco, CA, USA, you first need to dial the international access code (aka 'IDD') for your originating country. You can lookup the international access code for your country in the widget below.
Your IDD will print here
Insert your IDD at the maroon x's below to create a complete international phone number for dialing San Francisco.