One of the first needs of each person when entering a country is access to telephone and mobile phones. Tourist prepaid Sim card is a credit card designed for tourists or merchants who travel to Iran. This SIM card covers all the needs of the call, SMS and Internet of tourists throughout the country. Also allows for easy and high quality communication in Iran with outside of Iran. Follow us to know how to get simcard in Iran.
How to get simcard in iran
You can buy iranian SIM card at any official stores of the mobile operator company or in common mobile stores that have cards from all mobile operator companies. also you can buy sim cards at Imam Khomeini International Airport at the very moment you arrive. The only thing you need for buying that is to show your passport and visa. But it can be the best option if your host or tour agent accepts to buy one for you before your arrival.
As soon as you buy the sim card and fill the Ownership form that is will be activated. After activation of SIM card, you can use internet services easily with 3G and 4G. Generally, there are three major mobile operators in Iran. Hamrah-e-Aval, Irancell and rightel. They have good coverage and internet service. any operator provides lots of various package for Internet, message and call.
Country Code of iran is 0098. In addition, each city has its own code. For example isfahan code is 031- tehan code is 021- mashhad code is 051 and shiraz code is 071. by dialing number 118 you can connect to Telephone Subscribers Guide, throughout the country. But and a big problem about that is they talk in Persian.
so if you are in tehran and anybody wants to calling You from outside Iran, they should dial 0098+21+ your phone nember. And for calling to your mobile phone from outside of Iran, they must dial 0098+your mobile number without 0 At the beginning