How to Call Afghanistan from the U.S.

If you plan to call Afghanistan anytime soon, don’t just muddle through.

Take a look at our easy-to-call guide below.

To call Afghanistan from the U.S., just follow these basic dialing instructions:

  • First dial 011, the U.S. exit code.
  • Next dial 93, the country code for Afghanistan.
  • Then dial the 2-digit area code (see sample calling code list below) and finally the 7-digit phone number.

Need more help with how to call Afghanistan?

Here is a list of some major city area codes and city calling codes:

Kabul 20
Kandahar 30
Badghis 41
Ghazni 31
Nimroz 44

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Check out Vonage Mobile for international calling apps for Android™ & iPhone® devices.

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