How to call the United Arab Emirates from the USA/Canada:

dial 011 + 971 + phone number
Not calling from the US or Canada?

MoreCalling the UAE from the United States explained:

  • 011 - US exit code; dial first for international calls made from the USA or Canada
  • 971 - Country Code for United Arab Emirates
  • Phone Number (may not begin with 0):
    • fixed - 8 digits, area code included
    • cell phones - 9 digits
  • sample call from US to a landline in Dubai: 011 971 4 ??? ????

CodesArea Codes:

-add to fixed local numbers only-
Abu Dhabi 2 Fujairah 9 Ras Al Khaimah 7
Ajman 6 Hatta 4 Ruwais 2
Al Ain 3 Lihbab 4 Sharjah 6
Dubai 4 Madinat Zayed 2 Umm-Al Quwain 6

Cell codesHow to dial to UAE cellular:

  • dialing format for calls to a cell phone: 011 971 5? ??? ????

Phone booksPhone Books:

TimeThe time in the United Arab Emirates is now 07:42:23pm

Calling CardsCalling Cards: