How to call Uruguay from the USA/Canada:

011 - 598 - phone number

*Use also to TEXT Uruguayan numbers. **011598 and +598 often work interchangeably from cell phones.

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The current time in Uruguay is 08:43:50pm

Calling Uruguay explained:

  • 011 - international access code; dial first when calling abroad from the US or Canada
  • 598 - Country Code for Uruguay
  • Phone Number (remove initial 0) - 8 digit phone numbers
  • calling from Canada or United States to Uruguay international dialing format: 011 598 ? ??? ????

Cell phone numbers:

  • geographic area codes not needed to reach Uruguayan cell phones
  • dialing sequence for calls and text messages: 011 598 9 ??? ????

Initial digit for landlines:

  • Montevideo: 2
  • All other areas: 4

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