How to call Egypt from the USA/Canada:

dial 011 + 20 + phone number
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MoreCalling Egypt from the United States explained:

  • 011 - US exit code; dial first for international calls made from the USA or Canada
  • 20 - Country Code for Egypt
  • Phone Number (may not begin with 0):
    • fixed - 8 to 9 digits including area code
    • cell phones - 10 digits, first digit is 1
  • sample call from US to a landline in Cairo: 011 20 2 ???? ????

CodesArea Codes:

-add to fixed local numbers only-
10th of Ramadan 15 Damietta 57 Mersa Matruh 46
6th of October 2 El Mahalla el Kubra 40 Mit Ghamr 50
Alexandria 3 El Minya 86 Port Said 66
Arish 68 Fayoum 84 Qena 96
Aswan 97 Giza 2 Sharm el-Sheikh 69
Asyut 88 Hurghada 65 Shibin el-Kom 48
Banha 13 Ismailia 64 Shubra el-Kheima 2
Belbeis 55 Kafr el-Sheikh 47 Sohag 93
Beni Suef 82 Luxor 95 Suez 62
Cairo 2 Mallawi 86 Tanta 40
Damanhur 45 Mansoura 50 Zagazig 55

Cell codesHow to dial to Egypt cellular:

  • dialing format for calls to a cell phone: 011 20 1?? ??? ????

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