Bermuda boasts an efficient, state-of-the-art telephone system. Visitors should have little difficulty communicating by phone while on the island.
All Bermuda telephone numbers comprise 7 digits.
Calls to Bermuda
The country code for Bermuda is 441.
To call Bermuda from the US or Canada dial 1-441-xxxxxxx
To dial Bermuda from elsewhere: dial the international access code for your country and then 1-441-xxxxxxx. For example, when calling from the UK dial UK 00-1-441-xxxxxxx
Calls from Bermuda
To make a phone call from Bermuda to North America dial 1-area code-local number.
To call other countries from Bermuda: dial 011-country code-area code-local number.
All North American phones should work well in Bermuda. Visitors from Europe will need a tri-band phone.
Bermuda has two local mobile phone operators; Digicel and CellOne. Both have roaming agreements with all major mobile network operators. Once visitors switch their phones on in Bermuda they should have no problem connecting.
Standard roaming charging are expensive but most of the major carriers offer global data, calling, and messaging packages. Check your operator’s website for details.
Visitors staying for extended periods may find it cheaper to purchase a local SIM card. The main CellOne store is situated on Church Street in Hamilton (opposite City Hall). Digicel have a store close by in the Washington Mall.
Full details of the cost of the SIM cards, and prepaid calling and data plans are available on their websites.
Bermuda is one of the few countries in the world that has the traditional British red telephone boxes, designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott.
With the widespread adoption of mobile phones in recent years their relevance has somewhat declined.
- 411 – Local directory assistance
- 911 – Police, fire, ambulance
- 00 – Overseas operator