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Peru - Phone Numbers - Telephone numbers in Peru
Peru - How can I call to Peru? - The dial code is: +51 to Peru PE / PER
Peru - How can I call to Peru? - The dial code is: +51 to Peru PE / PER
Country Code: +51 -
-International Call Prefix: 00 -
-Trunk Prefix: 0 -

Contents
1Geographic numbers
1.1Example calls
2The new mobile numbers system
3Special numbers
Geographic numbers
Most area codes inPeruchanged on 1 March 2003, providing an area code for eachregion(national subdivision).
Peruvian area codes are two digits long except for Lima (area code 1).
Also on that date, '9' was prefixed to existing mobile numbers.
Mobile subscriber numbers are now eight digits inLima* (+51 1 - 9xxx xxxx - ) and seven digits elsewhere (+51 xx - 9xx xxxx - ).
For international calls use 00 prefix from fixed lines, and + prefix from mobiles.
For national long-distance calls use 0 prefix from any line.

[Example calls
From Lima to USA:
* Fixed line: 00 1 (phone number)
* Mobile: + 1 (phone number)
From Lima to Cuzco:
* Fixed line/mobile: 0 84 (phone number)
The new mobile numbers system
The mobile numbers changed from April 5, 2008 mainly because of the rapid increase in usage of the mobile internet in Peru. In the new numbering system all the mobile telephone numbers have nine digits (in the old system were used eight digits for Lima, and seven digits for the rest of regions). The changes are as follows.
InLima: You have to prefix - 9 - to your old eight digit mobile number:

(1) yxxxxxxx becomes (1) - 9 - yxxxxxxx
InArequipa,La Libertad,LambayequeandPiuraregions, you have to prefix the following digits to your old seven digit mobile number:

InArequipaprefix - 95 - [(54) xxxxxxx becomes (54) - 95 - xxxxxxx]
InLa Libertadprefix - 94 - [(44) xxxxxxx becomes (44) - 94 - xxxxxxx]
InLambayequeprefix - 97 - [(74) xxxxxxx becomes (74) - 97 - xxxxxxx] and
InPiuraprefix - 96 - [(73) xxxxxxx becomes (73) - 96 - xxxxxxx]
In the rest of the regions you have to change the 9 of your old seven digit mobile number into a three digit code (9 + regional code):

InAmazonasthe (41) - 9 - xxxxxx changes for (41) - 941 - xxxxxx
InAncashthe (43) - 9 - xxxxxx changes for (43) - 943 - xxxxxx
InApurimacthe (83) - 9 - xxxxxx changes for (83) - 983 - xxxxxx
InAyacuchothe (66) - 9 - xxxxxx changes for (66) - 966 - xxxxxx
InCajamarcathe (76) - 9 - xxxxxx changes for (76) - 976 - xxxxxx
InCuscothe (84) - 9 - xxxxxx changes for (84) - 984 - xxxxxx
InHuancavelicathe (67) - 9 - xxxxxx changes for (67) - 967 - xxxxxx
InHuánucothe (62) - 9 - xxxxxx changes for (62) - 962 - xxxxxx
InIcathe (56) - 9 - xxxxxx changes for (56) - 956 - xxxxxx
InJunínthe (64) - 9 - xxxxxx changes for (64) - 964 - xxxxxx
InLoretothe (65) - 9 - xxxxxx changes for (65) - 965 - xxxxxx
InMadre de Diosthe (82) - 9 - xxxxxx changes for (82) - 982 - xxxxxx
InMoqueguathe (53) - 9 - xxxxxx changes for (53) - 953 - xxxxxx
InPascothe (63) - 9 - xxxxxx changes for (63) - 963 - xxxxxx
InPunothe (51) - 9 - xxxxxx changes for (51) - 951 - xxxxxx
InSan Martínthe (42) - 9 - xxxxxx changes for (42) - 942 - xxxxxx
InTacnathe (52) - 9 - xxxxxx changes for (52) - 952 - xxxxxx
InTumbesthe (72) - 9 - xxxxxx changes for (72) - 972 - xxxxxx and
InUcayalithe (61) - 9 - xxxxxx changes for (61) - 961 - xxxxxx
Special numbers
103 is the telephone information number
105 is the Police Emergency Number
References from:Telephone_numbers_in_Peru
Telephone numbers by country
Telecommunications in Peru
Peru-related lists
Peru America Phones 2016