This page shows dialing codes and dialing procedures for calling India from Dubai and elsewhere in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
The same procedure applies to call India from anywhere in the United Arab Emirates, including Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Umm Gaywan, Ras al-Khaimah, and Fujairah.
When calling from the UAE to India, it makes no difference whether you are using the UAE landline or mobile phone-although you should double-check with your operator to ensure that your plan allows international calls and does not charge any individual fees.
However, it is essential whether the destination phone in India is a landline or mobile phone. Click here to see how to tell the difference between an Indian landline and a mobile number. Please note that for many phone plans, calling cards, and prepaid plans, there are indeed additional charges when calling mobile phones in India.
If you want to make an international call to India from the UAE / Dubai, you need to dial the correct phone number for your landline or mobile phone, as shown below:
Call Indian Landline from UAE / Dubai
Format: 00 91 (Area Code) (local number)
Call India Mobile from UAE / Dubai
Format: 00 91 (10 digits mobile number).