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August 24, 2019

New way of dialing #s in Mexico starts Aug. 3rd

As of August 3, by official decision from the Federal Telecommunication Institute (IFT), dialing telephone numbers from across Mexico will change to only 10 digits, among other decisions, take note:

Prefix 01 is eliminated for national calls and non-geographic numbers (880 and 900).

 For example:

Calls

Current

As of August 3rd

National Long Distance

01 228 234 5687

228 234 5687

 

01 81 5632 3421

81 5632 3421

Non-geographic 800 & 900

01 800 123 2222

800 123 2222

 

01 900 433 1234

900 433 1234

 Prefixes 044 and 045 are eliminated for cell phone calls.

 For example:

Calls

Current

As of August 3rd

Local cell phone

044 55 9211 1534

559 211 1534

Long distance cell phone

045 33 7321 5515

337 321 5515

 Area codes are integrated to 7 and 8 digit local phone calls.

 For example:

Calls

Current

As of August 3rd

Local 7 digits

985 4233

664 (area code) 985 4233

Local 8 digits

8912 4785

55 (area code) 8912 4785

 For incoming foreign calls to cell phones in Mexico, prefix 1 is also eliminated.

 For example:

Calls

Current

As of August 3rd

Long distance international incoming call to cell phone

+52 (1) 664 899 1010

+52 664 899 1010

 

aug-3-phone-dialing New way of dialing #s in Mexico starts Aug. 3rd

 New way of dialing #s in Mexico starts Aug. 3rd

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