How to Call Sri Lanka from the U.S.

We‘ve just made your calls to Sri Lanka a lot less stressful, with our simple “How To Call Sri Lanka” guide below.

Calling Sri Lanka from the U.S. is easy -- just follow our simple dialing instructions!

  • First dial 011, the U.S. exit code.
  • Next dial 94, the country code for Sri Lanka.
  • Then dial the area code (2 digits -- please see a sample calling code list below) and finally the phone number (seven digits).

Need more help with how to call Sri Lanka?

Here‘s a list of major city area codes and city calling codes:

SRI LANKA AREA CODES
Ampara 63
Anuradhapura 25
Badulla 55
Batticaloa 65
Colombo 11
Galle 91
Gampaha 33
Jaffna 21
Kalmunai 67
Kandy 81
Kelaniya 11
Kurunegalla 37
Maharagama 11
Mannar 23
Matara 41
Moratuwa 11
Negombo 31
Nuwara Eliya 52
Polonnaruwa 27
Puttalama 32
Rantembe 55
Ratnapura 45
Trincomalee 26
Vavuniya 24

Is your call to Sri Lanka not going through?

Try the following:

  • Check your settings to see if international calls are blocked.
  • Don‘t add area codes to international cell phone numbers.
  • Drop the trunk code (the first zero in front of international phone numbers).
 

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