How to call Lebanon from the USA/Canada:

011 - 961 - phone number

*Use also to TEXT Lebanese numbers. **011961 and +961 often work interchangeably from cell phones.

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The current time in Lebanon is 01:04:38am

Calling Lebanon explained:

  • 011 - international access code; dial first when calling abroad from the US or Canada
  • 961 - Country Code for Lebanon
  • Phone Number (remove initial 0): 7 to 8 digits for both fixed and mobile numbers
  • sample call from the United States or from Canada to a landline in Beirut: 011 961 1 ??? ???

Cell phone numbers:

  • geographic area codes not needed to reach Lebanese cell phones
  • dialing sequence for calls and text messages: 011 961 3 ??? ??? or 7? ??? ??? or 8? ??? ???

Area codes:

Landline numbers only!
Beirut 1, 21 Marjayoun, Nabatiyeh, Sidon, Tyre 7, 27
Baabdat, Bickfaya, Jdeideh 4, 24 Baalbeck, Mashghara, Rayack, Zahle 8, 28
Aley, Baabda, Bhamdoun, Hammana 5, 25 Byblos,Ghazir, Jounieh, Qartaba 9, 29
Tripoli, Zgharta 6, 26    

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