To call an international number, you must dial an exit code first. In most countries this is 00 or +. For example to call Spain (34) from Ireland, dial 0034 followed by local code and number.
From the USA and Canada the exit code is 011 (example; to call Spain dial 01134...)
From Australia the exit code is 0011 to call Spain dial 001134....)
If you need to find out which country a telephone number is from, look down the list until you find the country code. The country code consists of the first 1 - 5 digits in any international telephone number.
- Codes starting 1 to 3
- Codes starting 4 to 5
- Codes starting 6 to 9