Telephone Calls in Mexico
Merida's area code is 999
Some cities' local numbers use 8 digits.
Merida's local numbers use 7 digits
When you call someone in Mexico, it is important to know whether the number is a "land line" or a cell phone. To call a cell phone from a land line in Mexico or abroad there is an extra access number, and the caller is charged for the full cost of the call (about 17¢/minute).
Calls to or between Land Lines
Within Same Area Code:
Between Different Area Codes:
To U.S. or Other Country
Calls to or between Cell Phone
Between Cell Phones
Land Line to Mexican Cell
Calls from U.S. to Mexico
- From a phone, dial the international access code "+"
(or if your phone can't dial "+" then dial 011)
(From Skype, skip this)
- Dial Mexico's country code 52
- If calling a cell phone, dial the cell prefix 1
- Dial the area code and local number.