How to call Nicaragua from the USA/Canada:

011 - 505 - phone number

*Use also to TEXT Nicaraguan numbers. **011505 and +505 often work interchangeably from cell phones.

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The current time in Nicaragua is 01:39:35am

Calling Nicaragua explained:

  • 011 - international access code; dial first when calling abroad from the US or Canada
  • 505 - Country Code for Nicaragua
  • Phone Number - 8 digits
  • calling from Canada or United States to Nicaragua landlines international dialing format: 011 505 2??? ????

Cell phone numbers:

  • geographic area codes not needed to reach Nicaraguan cell phones
  • dialing sequence for calls and text messages: 011 505 X??? ????
  • X can be 5, 7 or 8

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