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Cheap International Calls

Need to talk to someone, but they're in a foreign country? firstnumber are experts in providing cheap international calls, so we've got you covered.

Firstnumber Card No matter where you are in the UK, we can help you make cheap calls to a huge selection of places worldwide, hassle free. That means no big phone bills, no bad lines, and there's no limits on how long you can talk.

As one of the UK's leading call providers, we offer some of the cheapest international calls around and we've streamlined the process to make it as easy as possible for you to chat with your loved ones, friends or business contacts. When using any of our access numbers, simply choose your country – we have a wide list available – and follow the instructions given on our cheap international calls page.


Why use Firstnumber?


  • No hidden costs
  • No account set up
  • No subscription fee
  • No crackly lines or crossed wires
  • No phone card 
  • No limits on how long you use the service

It's really easy to use and you can find out how it works here. When you use the service to make your cheap calls you only pay for calling one of our access numbers. Your service provider will bill you - not us.

Check out some of our most popular numbers below:

Cheap calls to China

Cheap calls to China cost just 1p per minute

Cheap calls to India

Cheap Calls to India cost just 1p per minute

Cheap calls to Canada

Cheap calls to Canada cost just 1p per minute

Cheap calls to USA

Cheap Calls to USA cost just 1p per minute

Cheap calls to Australia

Cheap Calls to Australia cost just 1p per minute

Cheap calls to Spain

Cheap Calls to Spain cost just 1p per minute

Cheap calls to France

Cheap Calls to France cost just 1p per minute

Cheap calls to South Africa

Cheap Calls to South Africa cost just 3p per minute

Who uses Firstnumber?

Everyone is welcome to use firstnumber! We like to think of ourselves as one big happy family united by our love of cheap calls and affordable phone bills.

While anyone can save money on their phone bill with firstnumber, here's some examples of people who might find the service particularly useful:

Friends & Family

People who want to be able to call their friends and family abroad as if they just live around the corner.

Students' Cheap Calls

Overseas students who are studying in the UK and want to be able to make cheap calls back home.

Cheap Calls for Businesses

Businesses who don't want to lose money by racking up expensive international phone bills but want to maintain an international presence.

Cheap Calls for Foriegn Guests

Anyone who owns a bed & breakfast or hotel and wants to offer foreign guests the opportunity to call abroad for discount rates.


Cheap international business calls

You don't have to pay over the odds when you want to make international business calls if you use firstnumber. Whether you're in charge of a large corporation, small business or even if you're self-employed, you can cut your costs if you call with us. Why are we so good for business? It's simple:


  • Huge savings on international business calls
  • Call over 500 countries from the UK
  • Call from just about any phone in the UK
  • Choice of landline or mobile access number for most countries

Start saving from the first phone call and see how much you'll save when you and your employees use firstnumber. It's easy to see why we're one of the UK's leading cheap phone call providers with our simple, easy to use and inexpensive service.

Why do we use BT landlines to base our call rates on?

We base all call prices on BT since they are the UK's biggest landline provider and more people are therefore likely to be using their service.

Fear not though, similar prices still apply to other networks. Simply give their customer service team a buzz to find out more.

Alternatively you could hop onto your mobile and make the call from there for great calls per minute. Simply check with your provider to find out how much you could save with firstnumber!

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