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Call Kolkata from UAE / Dubai
This page shows the dialing codes and dialing procedure to call Kolkata, India from Dubai and elsewhere in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
The same procedure applies for calling Kolkata from anywhere in the United Arab Emirates, including Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Umm al-Qaiwain, Ras al-Khaimah and Fujairah.
When calling Kolkata from the UAE, it makes no difference whether you are calling from a UAE 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 do apply when calling to mobile phones in India.
Phone Number Format to Call Kolkata from the UAE / Dubai
To make an international phone call from the UAE / Dubai to Kolkata, India, you need to dial a phone number formatted correctly for either a landline or mobile phone as follows:
Call Kolkata Landline Phone from UAE / Dubai
Call Kolkata Mobile Phone from UAE / Dubai
Click here for more on Kolkata landline vs. mobile phone numbers.
Dialing Steps to Call Kolkata from UAE / Dubai
Follow this dialing procedure to make an overseas international call from UAE / Dubai to a landline or mobile phone number in Kolkata, India.
1. Dial UAE / Dubai int'l access code / IDD: 00
Note that some mobile operators may not require an IDD and/or allow use of substitute characters (such as '+') in lieu of an IDD.
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 45481800 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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