Telephone numbers in Bangladesh

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Bangladesh telephone numbers
Bangladesh (orthographic projection).svg
Location
Country Bangladesh
Continent Asia
Type closed
Access codes
Country calling code +880
International call prefix 00
Trunk prefix 0

The country calling code for Bangladesh is +880. The dial plan type in Bangladesh is closed, and "0" is the inteTrunk prefix.

When dialling a Bangladesh number from inside Bangladesh, the format is:
"0 – Area/operator code (X) – subscriber number (N)"

When dialling a Bangladesh number from outside Bangladesh, the format is:
"+880 – Area/operator code (X) – subscriber number (N)"

The subscriber number is the number unique to each individual telephone/mobile following the area/operator code. The Area/operator codes in Bangladesh are listed below, with a typical number format, where "X" denotes the Area/Operator code and "N" denotes the individual subscriber's telephone/mobile number.

Area and operator codes[edit]

Mobile Network Operators Typical format for a mobile phone number is "+880-1X-NNNN-NNNN"

11 -Citycell

15 -TeleTalk

16 and 18-Robi/Airtel

17 and 13 -Grameenphone

19 -Banglalink

10, 12, 14 - Not in use

Fixed line network operators

Typical format for a fixed line telephone number is "+880-XX-NNNN-NNNN"

35 – Bangla Phone

36 – Telebarta

37 – National Phone

38 – PeoplesTel

44 – RanksTel

60 – Bijoy Phone

64 – Onetel

66 – Dhaka Phone

BTCL Geographical area codes

  • Typical format for a BTCL line number in Dhaka "+880-2-N-NNNN-NNNN"
  • Typical format for a BTCL line number elsewhere "+880-XXX-NNN-NNNN"
2    – Dhaka, Gopalganj District, Narayongonj District, Narsingdi District, IMS Number (Malopara, Shalbagan, Tanore, Godagari, Noahata- Rajshahi && Jessore University)
31   – Chittagong District
321  – Noakhali District
331  – Feni District
341  – Cox's Bazar District
351  – Rangamati District
361  – Bandarban District
371  – Khagrachari District
381  – Laxmipur District
41   – Khulna District
421  – Jessore District
431  – Barisal District
441  – Patuakhali District
451  – Jhenaidah District
461  – Pirojpur District
468  – Bagerhat District
471  – Satkhira District
481  – Narail District
491  – Bhola District
498  – Jhalakati District
51   – Bogra District
521  – Rangpur District
531  – Dinajpur District
541  – Gaibandha District
551  – Nilphamari District
561  – Thakurgaon District
568  – Panchagarh District
571  – Joypurhat District
581  – Kurigram District
591  – Lalmonirhat District
611  – Magura District
621  – Narsingdi District
631  – Faridpur District
641  – Rajbari District
651  – Manikganj District
661  – Madaripur District
662  – Shariatpur District
671  – Narayongonj District
681  – Gazipur District
682  – Kaliakair Upazila
691  – Munsigonj District
71   – Kushtia District
721  – Rajshahi District 
731  – Pabna District
741  – Naogaon District
751  – Sirajganj District
761  – Chuadanga District
771  – Natore District
781  – Chapai Nowabgonj District
791  – Meherpur District
81   – Comilla District
821  – Sylhet District
831  – Hobigonj District
841  – Chandpur District
851  – Brahmonbaria District
861  – Moulvibazar District
871  – Sunamgonj District
91   – Mymensingh District
921  – Tangail District
922  – Mirzapur Upazila
931  – Sherpur District
941  – Kishorgonj District
951  – Netrokona District
981  – Jamalpur District

IPTSP (IP-Telephony Service Providers)

  • Typical format for an IP telephone number "+880-96XX-NNNNNN". Licensed providers include:[1]
9604 – FUSION NET
9606 – Agni Systems Ltd
9609 – BEXIMCO
9610 – ADN Telecom
9612 – MetroNet
9613 – GETCO Online
9614 – NextFone
9633 – IDEA Networks and Communications Limited
9638 - Intercloud Limited
9666 – BDCom
9669 – ConnectTel
9678 – Link3 Technologies LTD.
9677 – BRACNet Limited
9639 – ICC Communication

Special Numbers[edit]

999Police
106 – Anti - Corruption Commission (দুর্নীতি দমন কমিশন)
199 – Fire / Ambulance
786 – Customer care (airtel)
111 - Customer care Banglalink
121 – Customer care (Grameenphone, Citycell, Teletalk)
123 – Customer care (Robi)
158 – Customer complain – all mobile operators
5012 – News
152 – International Trunk Call Booking
14 – Time (BTCL)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of Licensees for Internet Protocol Telephony Service Provider" (PDF). Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission.

External links[edit]