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Merida International .com

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:

  • Dial the local number.

Between Different Area Codes:

  • Dial the prefix 01
  • Dial the area code and local number.

To U.S. or Other Country

  • Dial the international access code 00
  • Dial the country code (U.S. is 1)
  • Dial the area code and local number.

Calls to or between Cell Phone

Between Cell Phones

  • Dial the area code and cell number.

Land Line to Mexican Cell

  • Dial the cell prefix:
    • 044 within area code
    • 045 outside area code (045)
  • Dial the area code and cell number.

Calls from U.S. to Mexico