How to call Laos from the USA/Canada:
011 - 856 - phone number
*Use also to TEXT Laos numbers. **011856 and +856 often work interchangeably from cell phones.
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Calling Laos from the United States explained:
- 011 - international access code; dial first when calling abroad from the US or Canada
856 - Country Code for Laos
- Phone Number (remove initial 0):
- fixed - 8 digits, area code included
- cell phones - 9 to 10 digits
- sample call from US to a landline in Vientiane:
011 856 21 ??? ???
How to dial to Laos cellular:
- dialing format for calls to a cell phone:
011 856 20 ???? ????
30 ??? ????
Add to landline numbers only!
- Tourism Laos - official website providing useful information, including links to local businesses and institutions