Call Kolkata from France

Here is how to make an international phone call to Kolkata, India from France.

Use these same dialing codes and steps whether you are calling from Paris, Marseille, Lyon, Toulouse, Nice, or any other French location.

When calling Kolkata from France, it makes no difference whether you are calling from a France landline or mobile phone - although you should double check with your carrier to confirm that your plan allows international calls and that no special charges apply.

However, it does matter whether the destination phone in Kolkata is a landline phone or a mobile phone. Check here to see how to tell the difference between Kolkata landline and mobile phone numbers. Note that for many calling plans, calling cards, and prepaid plans, extra charges may apply when calling to mobile phones in India.

Note that France has multiple carrier-specific international access codes. Be sure to use the correct one for your carrier.

Call Kolkata from France: Phone Number Format

To make an international phone call from France to Kolkata, you need to dial a phone number formatted correctly for either a landline or mobile phone as follows:

Call Kolkata Landline Phone from France

00*  91   33  xxxx xxxx
access code
landline number

Call Kolkata Mobile Phone from France

00*  91  9x xx xxxxxx
access code
mobile number

Click here for more on Kolkata landline vs. mobile phone numbers.

* France has multiple international access codes depending on the carrier. '00' is the access code for France Telecom. See below for other access codes.

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Call Kolkata from France: Dialing Steps

Follow this dialing procedure to make an overseas international call from France to a landline or mobile phone number in Kolkata, India.

1. Dial France int'l access code / IDD:  00*

'00' is the IDD for France Telecom. Please use the appropriate IDD access code for your carrier per list below.

Note that some mobile operators may not require an IDD and/or allow use of substitute characters (such as '+') in lieu of an IDD.

Carrier Carrier access code
Orange / France Telecom 00
Tele 2 40
Neuf Cegetel 70 or 90

2. Dial India country code:  91 

3. Remove '0' if one precedes your number

If your Kolkata destination phone number starts with a '0' - e.g., 033 43481800 or 094 45 123456, delete the '0'.

4. Determine if calling to a landline or mobile phone

Kolkata landline numbers are 8-digits and require a separate 2-digit area code. Mobile numbers are 10-digits and do not require a separate area code. Check here to learn how to tell landline vs. mobile phone numbers.

5. If calling a Kolkata landline phone number...

a. Dial the 2-digit Kolkata area code: 33 

b. Dial an 8-digit local subscriber number:  xxxx xxxx

6. If calling a Kolkata mobile phone number...

Simply dial the 10-digit mobile number:  9x xxx xxxxx

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