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How to Call Russia from the U.S.

Has making calls to Russia become a labyrinth of rules and codes?

Then try our helpful “How to Call Russia” guide below.

To call Russia from the U.S., just follow these dialing instructions:

  • First dial 011, the U.S. exit code.
  • Next dial 7, the country code for Russia.
  • Then dial the 3-to 5-digit area code (see sample calling code list below), followed by the 5- to 7-digit phone number.

Note: Dialing the telephone numbers plus the area code should always total 10 digits.

Need more help with How to Call Russia?

Here is a list of some major city area codes and city calling codes:

RUSSIA AREA CODES
Moscow 495 or 499
Saint Petersburg 812
Novosibirsk 3832
Nizhny Novgorod 8312
Samara 8462
Omsk 3812
Kazan 8432
Ufa 3472
Chelyabinsk 3512
Rostov 48536

Never say nyet, because Vonage’s international calling plans are the best out there for anyone trying to make calls to Russia. The link above should be your first stop for unlimited¹ calling to Russia at a low price.

Do your loved ones in Russia want to call you more?

Vonage World® can help you reconnect with relatives all over Russia right now. From Astrakhan to Zadonsk, you’ll find you’re only a call away. Follow these simple steps.

  1. Sign up your not so nearest but very dearest for a Vonage World account.
  2. Ship them a Vonage Box™.²
  3. Start calling!

Now they can make unlimited¹ calls to all mobiles and landlines within the U.S. Plus, they’ll share your U.S. area code, meaning you can also call them through any U.S.-based number. And both parties use Vonage as their main service, all calls to Russia are free.

Free calls to Russia? Da, indeed!

Are there international calling apps out there for me?

Check out Vonage Mobile for international calling apps for iPhone® & Android™ devices.

¹Unlimited calling and other services for all residential plans are based on normal residential, personal, non-commercial use. A combination of factors is used to determine abnormal use, including but not limited to: the number of unique numbers called, calls forwarded, minutes used and other factors. Subject to our Reasonable Use Policy and Terms of Service.

²You sign up for an additional account and remain responsible for all charges and activity on each account, as well as shipping for the adapter and for compliance with the laws of the country outside of the U.S. where the Vonage adapter may be used. Vonage customer support is in English and Spanish only. Vonage 911 service does not operate outside the U.S.