TELEPHONE CODES

Country Code: +237

International Call Prefix: 00 or (+)

Trunk Prefix:

Existing 7-digit Cameroon subscriber numbers were expanded to 8-digit format by prepending a digit according to the service and carrier in 2007. There was no known permissive period between the old and new formats.

Calling formats

To call in Cameroon, the following format is used:

  •     xxxx xxxx - calls within Cameroon
  •     +237 xxxx xxxx - calls from outside Cameroon

 

List of area codes in Cameroon

LIST OF AREA CODES

Old numbers

New numbers

Service/Carrier

+237 2xxxxxx

+237 22xxxxxx

fixed, CAMTEL

+237 3xxxxxx

+237 33xxxxxx

fixed, CAMTEL

+237 45xxxxx

+237 745xxxxx

mobile, MTN Cameroon

+237 46xxxxx

+237 746xxxxx

mobile, MTN Cameroon

+237 47xxxxx

+237 747xxxxx

mobile, MTN Cameroon

+237 48xxxxx

+237 748xxxxx

mobile, MTN Cameroon

+237 49xxxxx

+237 749xxxxx

mobile, MTN Cameroon

+237 5xxxxxx

+237 75xxxxxx

mobile, MTN Cameroon

+237 7xxxxxx

+237 77xxxxxx

mobile, MTN Cameroon

+237 8xxxxxx

+237 88xxxxxx

special services, all carriers

+237 40xxxxx

+237 940xxxxx

mobile, Orange Cameroun

+237 41xxxxx

+237 941xxxxx

mobile, Orange Cameroun

+237 42xxxxx

+237 942xxxxx

mobile, Orange Cameroun

+237 43xxxxx

+237 943xxxxx

mobile, Orange Cameroun

+237 44xxxxx

+237 944xxxxx

mobile, Orange Cameroun

+237 6xxxxxx

+237 96xxxxxx

mobile, Orange Cameroun

+237 9xxxxxx

+237 99xxxxxx

mobile, Orange Cameroun

+237 9xxxxxx

+237 97XXXXXX

mobile, Orange Cameroun