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Long distance rates

Although Network Services handles UVic's phone services, long distance and calling card services are provisioned by Telus.

North America

Direct dialed rates are 2.9 cents per minute. Calling cards cost as billed by provider.

International

The following rates are approximations for direct-dialed calls to international destinations.

Rates are per minute and listed in Canadian dollars.

Please be aware that rates may change without notice.

Country 

Code 

Rate

Afghanistan  93 $1.89
Albania    $0.55
Algeria  213
214
215
$0.61
American Samoa    $0.39
Andorra  376 $0.26
Angola  244 $0.72
Anguilla    $0.72
Antigua    $0.57
Argentina  54 $0.33
Armenia  374 $0.88
Aruba  297 $0.46
Ascension Isl.  247 $2.28
Australia  61 $0.10
Austria  43 $0.09
Azerbaijan  994 $0.69
Bahamas    $0.23
Bahrain  973 $1.04
Bangladesh  880 $0.72
Barbados    $0.52
Barbuda (see Antigua)    $0.57
Belarus  375 $0.69
Belgium  32 $0.09
Belize  501 $0.59
Benin  229 $0.60
Bermuda    $0.23
Bhutan  975 $0.52
Bolivia  591 $1.11
Bosnia & Herzegovina  387 $0.55
Botswana  267 $0.39
Brazil  55 $0.31
British Virgin Isl.    $0.53
Brunei  673 $0.52
Bulgaria  359 $0.53
Burkina Faso  226 $0.78
Burundi  257 $0.59
Cambodia  855 $1.37
Cameroon  237 $0.87
Cape Verde Isl.  238 $0.78
Cayman Isl.    $0.49
Central African Emp  236 $0.72
Chad  235 $0.94
Chile  56 $0.12
China  86 $0.07
CIS (Russia)  7 $0.49
Colombia  57 $0.36
Congo  242
243
$1.30
Cook Isl.  682 $1.69
Costa Rica  506 $0.31
Croatia  385 $0.46
Cuba  53 $1.95
Cyprus, North (see Turkey)    $0.98
Cyprus, Republic  357 $0.44
Czech Repub.  420 $0.25
Denmark  45 $0.09
Diego Garcia  246 $3.90
Djibouti  253 $1.03
Dominica    $0.68
Dominican Rep    $0.29
East Timor  670 $5.20
Ecuador  593 $0.55
Egypt  20 $0.95
El Salvador  503 $0.46
Equatorial Guinea  240 $0.77
Eritrea  291 $1.66
Estonia  372 $0.26
Ethiopia  251 $1.53
Falkland Isl.  500 $1.95
Faroe Isl.  298 $0.36
Fiji Isl.  679 $1.13
Finland  358 $0.13
France  33 $0.07
French Guiana  594 $0.90
French Polynesia  689 $0.74
Gabon  241 $0.57
Gambia  220 $0.98
Georgia  995 $0.35
Germany  37
49
$0.07
Ghana  233 $0.78
Gibraltar  350 $0.39
Greece  30 $0.09
Greenland  299 $1.60
Grenada    $0.75
Guadeloupe  590 $0.52
Guam    $0.23
Guatemala  502 $0.59
Guinea Bissau  245 $2.44
Guinea  224 $1.68
Guyana  592 $1.07
Haiti  509 $0.91
Honduras  504 $0.90
Hong Kong  852 $0.07
Hungary  36 $0.13
Iceland  354 $0.23
India  91 $0.26
Indonesia  62 $0.44
Iran  98 $0.44
Iraq  964 $1.81
Ireland  353 $0.09
Iridium CP  881 $3.61
Iridium SP    $6.63
Israel  972 $0.13
Italy  39 $0.07
Ivory Coast  225 $0.65
Jamaica    $0.57
Japan  81 $0.12
Jordan  962 $0.72
Kazakhstan    $0.59
Kenya  254 $0.83
Kiribati  686 $1.81
Korea (North)  850 $1.68
Korea (South)  82 $0.12
Kuwait  965 $0.64
Kyrgystan  996 $0.59
Lao Pdr  856 $1.03
Latvia  371 $0.72
Lebanon  961 $0.56
Lesotho  266 $0.56
Liberia  231 $0.59
Libya  218
219
$0.59
Liechtenstein  423 $0.23
Lithuania  370 $0.52
Luxembourg  352 $0.13
Macao  853 $0.69
Macedonia  389 $0.60
Madagascar  261 $1.14
Malawi  265 $0.39
Malaysia  60 $0.13
Maldives  960 $1.03
Mali  223 $0.94
Malta  356 $0.59
Mariana Isl.    $0.18
Marshal Isl.  692 $1.01
Martinique  596 $0.55
Mauritania  222 $0.66
Mauritius  230 $1.14
Mayotte Isl.  269 $0.60
Mexico  52 $0.25
Micronesia  691 $1.29
Moldova  373 $0.72
Monaco  377 $0.30
Mongolia  976 $0.98
Montserrat    $0.85
Morocco  210
211
212
$0.72
Mozambique  258 $0.91
Myanmar  95 $1.50
Namibia  264 $0.46
Nauru  674 $1.64
Nepal  977 $1.30
Netherlands  31 $0.09
Netherlands Antilles  599 $0.72
New Caledonia  687 $1.56
New Zealand  64 $0.10
Nicaragua  505 $0.78
Niger  227 $0.72
Nigeria  234 $0.85
Niue Isl.  683 $3.63
Norfolk Isl.  672 $0.86
Norway  47 $0.09
Oman  968 $1.11
Pakistan  92 $0.38
Palau Rep  680 $1.56
Palestine  970 $0.46
Panama  507 $0.72
Papua New Guinea  675 $1.63
Paraguay  595 $0.65
Peru  51 $0.36
Phillipines  63 $0.27
Poland  48 $0.20
Portugal  351 $0.09
Puerto Rico    $0.17
Qatar  974 $0.83
Reunion Isl.  262 $0.55
Romania  40 $0.46
Russia (CIS)  7 see under C.I.S
Rwanda  250 $0.59
San Marino  378 $0.20
Sao Tome  239 $2.60
Saudi Arabia  966 $0.48
Senegal  221 $0.91
Seychelles  248 $0.48
Sierra Leo  232 $1.26
Singapore  65 $0.07
Slovakia  421 $0.40
Slovenia  386 $0.39
Solomon Isl.  677 $3.03
Somalia  252 $1.94
South Africa  27 $0.36
Spain  34 $0.09
Sri Lanka  94 $0.72
St. Christopher & Nevis    $0.75
St. Helena  247
290
$1.43
St. Lucia    $0.65
St. Pierre & Miq  508 $0.42
St. Vincent    $0.87
Sudan  249 $0.90
Suriname  597 $1.03
Swaziland  268 $0.69
Sweden  46 $0.09
Switzerland  41 $0.09
Syria  963 $1.17
Taiwan  886 $0.07
Tajikistan  992 $0.69
Tanzania  255 $1.04
Thailand  66 $0.36
Togo  228 $0.98
Tokelau  690 $1.95
Tonga  676 $1.63
Trinidad & Tobago    $0.48
Tunisia  216 $0.78
Turkey  90 $0.59
Turkmenistan  993 $0.62
Turks & Caicos    $0.70
Tuvalu  688 $2.35
Uganda  256 $0.65
Ukraine  380 $0.36
United Arab Emir  971 $0.39
United Kingdom  44 $0.07
Uruguay  598 $0.68
Uzbekistan  998 $0.49
Vanuatu  678 $2.55
Venezuela  58 $0.39
Vietnam  84 $0.53
Virgin Is. Amer   $0.16
Wallis & Futuna  681 $1.95
Western Samoa  685 $1.43
Yemen  967 $1.56
Yugoslavia (Serbia)  381 $0.52
Zaire    $0.79
Zambia  260 $0.52
Zimbabwe  263 $0.46