How to Call Eritrea from Chad | Dialing Instructions Guide

How to Call Eritrea from Chad?

Step 1 International Access Code or Exit code for Chad 00
Step 2 Dial the Country Code for Eritrea

00291 or Alternatively “+” Sign i.e. +291

Step 3 Dial the “Area Code” for the city you are calling in Eritrea Area Code for Asmara
Step 4 Dial the Phone number  

Follow below dialing procedure steps to make an International Call to Eritrea from Chad  – Dialing Pattern Example: in Step 1, Step 2, Step 3 & Step 4

Chad Exit Code Eritrea Country Code City Code Phone Number
00 291 City Code of Asmara 123 456789

So, dialing will be as follows: 

To Call Landline in Eritrea from Chad:

00 291 (Area Code of City) 123 456789 – Press Call Button on Dialpad

To Call Mobile in Eritrea from Chad:

00 291 123 456789 Or

+291 123 456789- Press Call Button on Dialpad (Long-press the 0 key until the + symbol appears)

Emergency Numbers in Eritrea:

Dialing Police Phone Number 112
Dialing Fire Brigade Number 118
Dialing Emergency Number 113

List of Telecom Phone Network Operators:

1. Airtel Chad (formerly Tigo Chad)
2. Moov Africa Chad
3. Salam Mobile (Glo Mobile)

Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs):


The telecommunications sector in Chad is still developing, with penetration rates in all telephone market sectors at 40.2% and Internet at 18%. Chad’s mobile sector is growing rapidly due to competition between two foreign-owned networks – Bharti Airtel (formerly Zain), and Millicom which was sold to Morocco Telecom in 2019 (Tigo).

Time Zone Difference:

The best time to call Eritrea is during the daytime hours in Eritrea. This is because the time difference between Chad and Eritrea is UTC+3

UTC Time Difference between Chad & Eritrea is UTC+3 (avoide calling at inconvenient time}

If are traveling to Chad as a Tourist and wish to make Calls & Use Data, You can also buy prepaid tourist Chad SIM Card Online.

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