Whenever you make an international call on Orange you will be charged a different rate based on country zones. These can vary a lot depending on the country you call. Making an International call does not have to be expensive. If you follow the rule – NEVER make an international call direct from a mobile phone you will save money.
The cost of making international calls to USA should be 1 pence per minute, and they are if you dial 0844 720 9001 from a landline line. However if you were to call direct from a mobile phone you will be charged at 40 pence per minute from a Orange Pay Monthly mobile.
But wait can give you a better deal. You can make unlimited calls to India and other international destinations.
If you are a frequent caller to the following countries then you will be better off opting for the Unlimited International Calls for £10 per month.
Here are the Orange International Call Rates as on 10 May 2011 from the Orange Website.
|Calling Zone||Australia||Orange||Eur 1||Eur 2||Ireland||ROW1||ROW2||USA|
|Calling abroad from UK||60p||60p||60p||60p||30p||£1.20||£1.20||40p|
|Texting abroad from UK||20.5p||20.5p||20.5p||20.5p||20.5p||20.5p||20.5p||20.5p|
|Photo Message abroad from UK||25.5p||25.5p||25.5p||25.5p||25.5p||25.5p||25.5p||25.5p|
|Making an int’l video call||51.1p||51.1p||51.1p||51.1p||51.1p||51.1p||51.1p||51.1p|
|Receiving an int’l video call||free||free||free||free||free||free||free||free|
|Calling an international premium rate number||£1.50||£1.50||£1.50||£1.50||£1.50||£1.50||£1.50||£1.50|