How to call Dominican Republic from the USA or from Canada:
dial 1 - 809 (or 829/849) - local phone number
The time in
Dominican Republic is now
Republic from the United States explained:
1 - North American long distance prefix
809/829/849 - area codes assigned to the Dominican Rep. (the 3 codes cover the
same area with 809 being the oldest/most popular)
local phone number - 7 digits
sample call from US to Dominican Replublic:
1 809 ??? ????
this country is in the North American Numbering
Plan (calling it works like a US long distance call)...however,
international or sometimes unexpected charges may apply when calling numbers in area codes 809, 829 or 849!