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How to Call Kenya from the U.S.

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

  • First dial 011, the U.S. exit code.
  • Next dial 254, the country code for Kenya.
  • Then dial the 2-digit area code (see sample calling code list below) and finally the 5- to 7-digit phone number.
  • Note: If you‘re dialing to a cell phone in Kenya, you must press 7 before the area code, so the dialing format should look like this: 011 + 254 + 7?? ??? ???

Need more help with how to call Kenya?

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

Nairobi 20
Mombasa 41
Nakuru 51
Kisumu 57
Eldoret 53



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