Call Ahmedabad from UAE / Dubai

This page shows the dialing codes and dialing procedure to call Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India from Dubai and elsewhere in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

The same procedure applies for calling Ahmedabad from anywhere in the United Arab Emirates, including Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Umm al-Qaiwain, Ras al-Khaimah and Fujairah.

When calling Ahmedabad from the UAE, it makes no difference whether you are calling from a UAE landline or mobile phone - although you should double check with your carrier to confirm that your plan allows international calls and that no special charges apply.

However, it does matter whether the destination phone in Ahmedabad is a landline phone or a mobile phone. Check here to see how to tell the difference between Ahmedabad landline and mobile phone numbers. Note that for many calling plans, calling cards, and prepaid plans, extra charges do apply when calling to mobile phones in India.

Phone Number Format to Call Ahmedabad from the UAE / Dubai

To make an international phone call from the UAE / Dubai to Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India, you need to dial a phone number formatted correctly for either a landline or mobile phone as follows:

Call Ahmedabad Landline Phone from UAE / Dubai

00  91   79  nnnn nnnn
access code
landline number

Call Ahmedabad Mobile Phone from UAE / Dubai

00  91  9x nnn nnnnn
access code
mobile number

Click here for more on Ahmedabad landline vs. mobile phone numbers.

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Dialing Steps to Call Ahmedabad from UAE / Dubai

Follow this dialing procedure to make an overseas international call from UAE / Dubai to a landline or mobile phone number in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.

1. Dial UAE / Dubai int'l access code / IDD:  00

Note that some mobile operators may not require an IDD and/or allow use of substitute characters (such as '+') in lieu of an IDD.

2. Dial India country code:  91 

3. Remove '0' if one precedes your number

If your Ahmedabad destination phone number starts with a '0' - e.g., 079 45481800 or 094 45 123456, delete the '0'.

4. Determine if calling to a landline or mobile phone

Ahmedabad landline numbers are 8-digits and require a separate 2-digit area code. Mobile numbers are 10-digits and do not require a separate area code. Check here to learn how to tell landline vs. mobile phone numbers.

5. If calling a Ahmedabad landline phone number...

a. Dial the 2-digit Ahmedabad area code:  79 

b. Dial an 8-digit local subscriber number:  nnnn nnnn

6. If calling a Ahmedabad mobile phone number...

Simply dial the 10-digit mobile number:  9x nnn nnnnn

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