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International Dialing


With Airtel, international direct dialing comes as standard. All Airtel mobile phones are already set up to make international calls.


How to make an international call using direct access
Simply dial +254 (that's the Kenya international access code) followed by these codes in this order:

  1. Destination country code
  2. Area code
  3. Telephone number

Here is an example of how you would make a call to Los Angeles, USA.

  1. Dial: + (the international access code)
  2. Dial: 1 (the country code for the USA)
  3. Dial: 213 (the area code for Los Angeles)
  4. Dial the telephone number of the person

For example: +1 213 123456.
Find out the tariffs for direct access international calls.


How to make an international call using Airtel VOIP

Simply dial *100#

  1. Follow the instructions to activate the new rates. This is FREE of charge.
  2. You will receive a confirmation SMS of your successful subscription.
  3. Follow the steps on how to make an international call.

*Per second billing is applicable.


The prices will be as indicated below:


Countries Price per minute (KSH)
Canada, China, USA, UK-fixed 5/=
South Sudan, Rwanda & Uganda 10/=
United Kingdom-Mobile 18/=
United Arab Emirates-Fixed 30/=
Latvia-Fixed 40/=
North Korea, Western Samoa (Fixed and Mobile) 50/=
Cook-Fixed, Cuba-Fixed, East Timor-Fixed, Greenland-Fixed, Latvia-Fixed, Madagascar-Fixed, Maldives-Fixed, Palau-Fixed, Solomon Island-Fixed, Tonga Fixed, Wallis and Futuna-Fixed 90/=
Latvia Mobility Services, Madagascar Mobility Services and United Kingdom Mobility Services 500/=

Enjoy all the best rates on Airtel.

You can enjoy cheaper calling rates by subscribing to International Dialing when you dial *767#.



International Calling Bundles

Close that deal and catch up with Family and friends with the best international calling bundles.

The Bundles apply to the following: India, USA, China, Canada and UK.


Daily Bundles Minutes Validity Bundle Cost
Daily 5 Minutes 5 Mins 1 Day KSH 15/=
Daily 10 Minutes 10 Mins 1 Day KSH 25/=
Daily 20 Minutes 20 Mins 1 Day KSH 40/=

Weekly Bundles Minutes Validity Bundle Cost
Weekly 20 Minutes 20 Mins 7 Days KSH 50/=
Weekly 50 Minutes 50 Mins 7 Days KSH 40/=

Monthly Bundles Minutes Validity Bundle Cost
Monthly 300 Minutes 300 Mins 30 Days KSH 500/=

Enjoy the best international calling bundles from the best network.

Out of bundle charge is Ksh 4 per minute Dial *767# to subscribe today