How to call Suriname from the USA/Canada:

011 - 597 - phone number

*Use also to TEXT Suriname numbers. **011597 and +597 often work interchangeably from cell phones.

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The current time in Suriname is 06:44:20pm

Calling Suriname explained:

  • 011 - international access code; dial first when calling abroad from the US or Canada
  • 597 - Country Code for Suriname
  • Phone Number (remove initial 0) - 6 digits for landlines and 7 for mobile phones
  • sample call from the United States or from Canada to a landline in Paramaribo: 011 597 4?? ???

Cell phone numbers:

  • geographic area codes not needed to reach Suriname cell phones
  • dialing sequence for calls and text messages: 011 597 X?? ????
  • X can be: 6, 7 or 8

Initial digit for landlines in main urban areas:

  • Paramaribo: 4, 5

Phone books:

  • TeleSur - Suriname Phone Book (business and residential), in Dutch