International Roaming - Cell C South Africa

By: Cell C  11-11-2011
Keywords: Mobile Phone

Where can I roam?

Before you pack your bags see if you can roam:



Cell C has partnered with cellular networks around the world to keep subscribers talking wherever they may be. Best of all, thanks to our fantastic tariffs you'll always know what you're paying, wherever you go - no "out of order" payphones that gulp down coins, no hotel phone rates, and no hefty bills when you get home. There's simply no easier way to stay connected.

Cell C now has 540 roaming partners in 186 countries offering its subscribers access to four Maritime Services and one satellite network. Data roaming services are available on 249 roaming partner networks in 112 countries.Get itTo stay in touch wherever you go, pop in to your nearest Cell C store, phone 140 from your Cell C phone or email us.Alternatively: 
  • If your Service Provider is Nashua Mobile, call them on 0861 412 412
  • If your Service Provider is Autopage Cellular, call them on 0860 232 424
  • If your Service Provider is Supercall Cellular, call them on 011 280 7000

Please note that due to Foreign Network restrictions, some Foreign Roaming subscribers may experience problems when trying to dial to international destinations.

How much does it cost?
  • All calls made while roaming will be charged to your Cell C mobile phone account in South Africa.
  • You will be charged for all calls, both incoming and outgoing.
  • All calls and SMS charges will include the foreign network charge, plus a local roaming charge.
  • These call rates will fluctuate from time to time due to the exchange rates.
  • Thresholds and Inclusive Minutes regretfully cannot be applied while roaming.
  • There may be up to a 3 month delay in call charges reflecting on statements due to the late downloading of Call Data Records (CDR's) from foreign networks.

Keywords: Mobile Phone

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