Uganda country code

How to call Uganda using country code ?

Uganda is located in Africa near countries : Rwanda, Burundi, Kenya, Tanzania, Ethiopia and Malawi. The international country code to dial Uganda is :



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Phone use and access in Republic of Uganda

As many African countries, the international dialing code 256 is only required to call Uganda from abroad. Concerning national calls made in Uganda, it is not necessary to dial the Ugandan country code 256. Finally, to call your correspondent in Uganda from a country abroad, dial first the prefix of exit which takes one of the following forms: 00 / 011 / 810 and sign "+ " for calls since the mobile phone. These are possible compositions: 00256 / 810 256 / 011 256 / +256.

Some useful informations

  • International access code (exit code) : 000 (to dial when making calls from Uganda to abroad)
  • Ugandan international dialing code : 256
  • Fixed telephone Subscriptions (2016) : 368 243 Ugandan subscribers
  • Mobile landline usage : 0.89% of Ugandans
  • Mobile cellular users (2016) : 22838486 Ugandan mobile users
  • Mobile phone usage : 55.05% of Ugandans
  • Internet usage : 21.8% of Ugandans

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How to call Uganda from USA and Canada

Calling Ugandan landline phone number

  • enter the exit code '011' ;
  • dial Uganda country code : 256 ;
  • dial the area code : For example "45 " is Busia area phone code ;
  • add the Ugandan phone number without the leading '0'.
Illustration : 011 256 45 XXX XXX.

Calling Ugandan mobile phone number (cellular phone)

  • enter the exit code '011' or '+';
  • dial Uganda country code : 256 ;
  • add the Ugandan mobile phone number without the leading '0'.
Illustration : 011 256 Z XXX XXX. ('Z' represent the cellular area code)

Uganda Map

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Uganda Map

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About Uganda


Uganda belongs to the African continent bordering Rwanda, Burundi, Kenya, Tanzania, Ethiopia and Malawi. Ugandan population is about 32369558 inhabitants with an area of 241,038 km². The capital of Uganda is Kampala and the iso code is : UGA.

What time is it now in Uganda ?


Before calling your Ugandan correspondent , it is important to know what time it is in Uganda.
Ugandan local time :

The current time is 3:44 AM (UTC/GMT 3 hours).

Current day :

We are : Thursday July 7, 2022 .

 

Ugandan cities area codes

Area code
City
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41 Lugazi01125641 0025641
473 Lira011256473 00256473
45 Kumi01125645 0025645
486 Kisoro011256486 00256486
483 Kasese011256483 00256483
45 Kapchorwa01125645 0025645
496 Kamuli011256496 00256496
41 Kampala01125641 0025641
481 Kalisizo011256481 00256481
43 Kakira01125643 0025643
486 Kabale011256486 00256486
43 Jinja01125643 0025643
43 Iganga01125643 0025643
465 Hoima011256465 00256465
483 Fort Portal011256483 00256483
41,42 Entebbe01125641,42 0025641,42
45 Busia01125645 0025645
485 Bushenyi011256485 00256485
41 Bombo01125641 0025641
476 Arua011256476 00256476
 
 
 

Weather conditions at Kampala

65°F / 18°C
overcast clouds
  • Humidity : 69 %
  • Pressure : 1014 mb
  • Wind Speed : 3 km/h
  • Cloud Cover : 100 %
  • Sunrise : 03:53:05
  • Sunset : 16:00:17

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