Cheap international calls to and from Nigeria
Nigeria calling cards
This page explains the cheapest ways to make phone calls to and from Nigeria.
If you simply want a cheap rate on a calling card to make calls to Nigeria, use
the calling card search box below.
(Check out the details for each of
the cards offered by Noblecom. Our recommendation is to buy the calling
cards that give you fewer minutes. This might not make sense initially, but you
may want to do this because the calling cards that give you less minutes will
round your call to the nearest minute or second. The calling cards with
more minutes will round your call to the nearest 2 minutes or nearest 3 minutes.
In our Noblecom usage experience, the calling cards that cost more per minute
actually end up giving you more time on the card, because of this per minute/per
Calling instructions for calls to Nigeria
The Prefix, or
calling code, or routing number, or country code (this goes by many names)
for calling Nigeria, is +234.
Other city codes for
calling Nigeria include:
- Abeokuta 90
- Abuja 9
- Benin City 52
- Calabar 87
- Edo State 52
- Enugu 42
- Ibadan 2
- Ikoyi 1
- Ile-Ife 36
- Jos 73
- Kaduna 62
- Lagos 1
- Nsukka 42
- Owerri 83
- Port-Harcourt 84
- Zaria 69
How to make a phone call
direct to Nigeria from America:
dial 011+ 234 + (City Code) +
(NUMBER). But don't call Nigeria direct unless you want to spend a
lot of money. Use a calling card or a prepaid phone service instead.
Prepaid Phone Service
If you're willing to have prepaid phone service,
EnjoyPrepaid.com will offer you
cheaper prepaid calling rates to Nigeria than many phone card and calling card companies, and
you won't have to dial a PIN number. This includes prepaid calls
to LAN phone lines and Nigeria cell phones
Other calling cards
Some great phone cards for calling from Nigeria to the USA can also be found
calling card search.