How to call Sierra Leone from the USA/Canada:

011 - 232 - phone number

*Use also to TEXT Sierra Leone numbers. **011232 and +232 often work interchangeably from cell phones.

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The time in Sierra Leone is now 12:50:26am

Calling Sierra Leone from the United States explained:

  • 011 - international access code; dial first when calling abroad from the US or Canada
  • 232 - Country Code for Sierra Leone
  • Phone Number (remove initial 0) - 8 digits, area code included for fixed lines
  • US to Sierra Leone international dialing format: 011 232 ?? ??? ???

How to dial to Sierra Leone cellular:

  • dialing format for calls to a cell phone: 011 232 XX ??? ???
  • XX can be: 21, 25, 30, 33, 34, 76, 77, 78, 79, 88

Area codes:

Add to landline numbers only!
Bo 32 Kenema 32 Makeni 52
Freetown 22 Koidu 52    

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