Each operator will provide details of the costs for using UK mobile phones whilst in Florida. It is usually best to contact your operator before travelling, to confirm the arrangements and prices that will apply.
Calling a UK number from Florida
The details for calling a UK number on a UK mobile phone whilst in Florida are as follows:
- Dial +44 followed by the UK number but excluding the first zero.
- For example if you were calling the following UK number 01743 123456 you would dial the following: +44 1743 123456.
Calling from the UK to a UK mobile phone in Florida
If family and friends in the UK wish to contact you on your mobile phone whilst you are in Florida they should use your mobile number in the normal way – the call will automatically be redirected and delivered to your mobile.
Calling from a US phone to a UK mobile whilst the mobile is in Florida
If someone using a US phone needs to call your UK mobile phone whilst you are in Florida, they will need to treat it as an international call, and use the dialling code 01144 followed by the UK number but excluding the first zero.
For example someone using a US phone to call the following UK mobile number 07777 654321 would need to dial the following: 01144 7777 654321.