Phone Service in Nepal
Land-line and mobile phone services are available in Nepal. Network covers Kathmandu, major cities and towns and most of Nepal, except some rural Himalayan places. Nepal Telecommunications Corporation is the national service supplier. There are also private service suppliers such as Hotels and private communication centers also provide long distance telephone, internet and fax facilities. You can get SIM card either NTC or NCell with data to use interent. The price for SIM card US$ 1 and you need to recharge as your require. You can buy SIM card inside airport or anywhere in Kathmandu or major cities. You need to bring passport copy with Nepali vias and passport size one picture.
To call from outside, country code for Nepal is “977” and the area code for Kathmandu is “1”. To call Nepal from other countries: 00 + country code (977) + city code (1) + telephone number (4420858). Example to call us: 00-977-1-4420858. To call in Mobile no - 00 + cuntry code (877) + mobile no (9841306857).
Internet is widely accessible in Kathmandu and main cities. There are countless Internet cafes and communication centers in the Kathmandu and around the country. Wi-fi services are also provided at various hotels and restaurants, offices.
General Post Office (GPO) located near Sundhara is head office of post service in Nepal. It is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday through Friday. The counters are open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and provide stamps, postcards and aerogram. Post Restate is available from Sunday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. In the countryside also have service as well.