How to call the Bahamas from the USA/Canada:

dial 1 + 242 + local phone number
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MoreCalling the Bahamas from the United States explained:

  • 1 - Country Code for the Bahamas
  • 242 - area code within the NANP
  • local phone number - 7 digits
  • US to Bahamas international dialing format: 1 242 ??? ????
  • this country is part of the North American Numbering Plan - NANP (calling it works like a US state to state call)

Cell codesHow to dial to Bahamas cellular:

  • dialing format for calls to a cell phone: 1 242 ??? ????
  • the 3 leading digits for mobile numbers can be:
    • 357, 359, 375, 395
    • 4XX except for 461
    • 5XX except for 502
    • 636, 646
    • 727

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TimeThe time in the Bahamas is now 02:59:42am

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