Dem. Republic of the Congo country code: 242

You have got a call from phone number beginning with 242 or 00242 or 011242 or +242 and you want to know which country is the country code 242.

Which country has 242 as dialing code?

The country code 242 (242 area code) belongs to: 242 code country is preceded either by 00 ( 00242 ) or 011 ( 011242 ) for calls made from USA and Canada and by the sign plus (+242).
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How to call Dem. Republic of the Congo with 242 country code?

Calling Dem. Republic of the Congo from abroad is as simple as calling from Brazzaville to Brazzaville. Simply replace the 0 before the telephone number to call by 00242 or 011242 if you make call from Canada and USA.
    Example 1 : you are in Germany and you need to talk to the Congolese mobile phone number 0X XX XX XX XX, you have two possibilities to do it:
  • Either 00242 X XX XX XX XX.
  • or +242 X XX XX XX XX if you call from a German mobile phone.
    Example 2 : you are in USA and your caller is in Brazzaville who has the Congolese landline phone number 028 XX XX XX XX. So, to call him:
  • either you dial 011242 28 XX XX XX XX
  • or +242 28 XX XX XX XX. 28 is the area code of Brazzaville.

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