How to call Uganda from the USA/Canada:

dial 011 + 256 + phone number
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MoreCalling Uganda from the United States explained:

  • 011 - US exit code; dial first for international calls made from the USA or Canada
  • 256 - Country Code for Uganda
  • Phone Number (may not begin with 0) - 9 digits, area code included for fixed lines
  • sample call from US to a landline in Kampala: 011 + 256 + 41 ??? ????

CodesArea Codes:

-add to fixed local numbers only-
Arua 476 Kampala 41 Mbarara 485
Fort Portal 483 Lira 473 Mityana 46
Gulu 471 Masaka 481 Mubende 464
Jinja 43 Masindi 465 MTN Operator 3x
Kabale 486 Mbale 45 Other 2x

Cell codesHow to dial to Uganda cellular:

  • dialing format for calls to a cell phone: 011 256 7? ??? ????

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