The Cheap Calls to Canada Specialists

It really couldn't be simpler... and it certainly couldn't be cheaper

Cheap calls to Canada
  1. International Dialling Code: 001
  2. Time in Canada: GMT - 5 hours (Ottawa)

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Create a PIN-less calling account with Planet Numbers and make cheap calls to Canada from any UK landline or mobile.

Creating your account

Simply complete our customer registration form. (This will open in a new window)

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  • Calls to Mobiles:


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PIN-Less Dialling:

Our revolutionary technology has removed the need for a PIN. Our new PIN-less dialling system means it’s never been easier to make an international call.
Once your account has been created, simply call one of the account recognition access numbers below:

Landline access: 0161 328 7777
03 Access: 0333 370 3777
Freephone access: 0800 021 9777
(Freephone Access Incurs a 1p/min surcharge from a landline and a 3p/minute surcharge from a mobile)

Charging information

  • Billing is in one minute increments, rounded up to the nearest minute.
  • There is a 5p connection fee for each call.
  • Your credit has no expiry date, and no daily or weekly "service" charges. Top up now and use when you choose!


  • No SIM Cards.
  • No PINs to remember
  • Create speed dials to your 10 most called numbers
  • Works from ANY UK phone
  • No dropped calls or bad connections
  • Prepaid Account, leaves you in control
  • No credit check
  • No maintenance fees

All card payments are taken through the PayPal Payment Gateway. This means you can have complete peace of mind knowing that your payment is being handled securely and efficiently.

Cheap Calls to Canada

Here at Planet Numbers we’re all about cheap calls to Canada, so if you’re looking to make low cost international calls you’ve come to the right place. We’ve designed the ultimate no-fuss, no-hassle system when it comes to calling your friends and family abroad – all you need is a UK phone and you’re good to go. Whether you’re looking to call a landline or a mobile in Canada, all of our low cost international calls to Canada start at just 1p per minute – all you need to do is decide how you want to make the call.

Low Cost International Calls to Canada

When you’re ready to start making cheap calls to Canada from your UK landline, all you need to do is follow our simple, two-step process. First, dial our special access number – 0843 715 7777. Second, dial the local number you want to be connected to, starting in 001. In seconds you’ll be connected to your friend, family member or colleague in Canada at a fraction of the price you’d expect. In fact, our service is 19p per minute cheaper than using BT – that’s £11.40 saved every hour, just by using Planet Numbers for low cost international calls to Canada.

For those of you looking to make a call from your mobile, you just have a three-step process to follow. First, create an account with Planet Numbers here today. Second, top up your account – this can be done both online and by SMS. When you text PLANET to 68888 you will add £5.00 of international call credit to your account. The last step is dialling 0161 328 2820 + 001 + the local number, just as you would from a landline phone. There’s no special SIM card or PIN code needed, no credit check or expiry date on your credit to worry about – just a simple, cost-effective way of making low cost international calls to Canada. If you have any questions about how to make these cheap calls to Canada feel free to call us here at Planet Numbers today – a member of our friendly, expert team will be more than happy to help.

Why Choose Planet Numbers when Calling People in Canada?

Here at Planet Numbers we’re convinced that we have designed the perfect service for people looking to make low cost international calls. Our service is as easy to use as possible, with no set-up costs, no monthly fees, and no unexpected surprises. Combined with our low rates and the fact that you can use your credit to call any country we serve, Planet Numbers is the most cost-effective service around. If you’re looking to get in contact with your friends and family using our cheap calls to Canada, give Planet Numbers a try today.

Use Your Mobile to Call Canada for just 1p/min!

To make the cheapest calls to Canada, just follow these easy steps...

  1. Text PLANET to 68888 to buy £5 of calling credit - total cost £5.00 plus one standard network rate text. This will give you £5.00 worth of international calls per our tariff.
  2. Dial 0161 328 2820 from your mobile followed by the international number starting with 001.

Forgotten your PIN?

  • Pay by SMS:

    Text PLANET to 68888

    Texts cost £5.00 + one standard network rate text

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  • Calls to Mobiles:


Super-cheap calls from your mobile

You just buy a £5 ‘phone card’ by text – there’s no actual card, it’s really just a PIN number. You use it every time you dial the Planet Numbers access number whenever you want to make a super-cheap call to Canada from your mobile. Here’s how it works:

  1. Text PLANET to 68888. This will cost you £5 plus the cost of one standard network text.
  2. We’ll text you a PIN instantly.
  3. Dial 0161 328 2820 followed by your usual FULL Canadian number including 00. You can find the per minute cost for calling all countries here on our tariff page.
  4. When you’ve used up your £5 just text PLANET to 68888 again.

Please note that if you’re a Virgin Mobile user you can’t currently use this service – .

Call Canadian landlines for 1p a minute – mobiles for 1p

With a Planet Numbers ‘phone card’, you can use any mobile, on any network (apart from Virgin) to make super-cheap calls to Canada . Calls to a landline cost 1p a minute, all day every day, plus a 5p connection charge. Calls to mobiles cost just 1p, all day every day, plus the 5p connection charge.

How international phone cards work

To buy £5 of international calling credit, text PLANET to 68888 from any mobile, apart from Virgin ones. We’ll text you back a PIN, instantly, and you can use our service immediately. There’s no ‘card’ involved!

To make a call, you just dial 0161 328 2820, then enter your PIN and your full Canada number, including 00. See below for a list of local dialling codes.

There’s a 5p connection charge per call but the cost of calling our 0161 access number will normally be covered by your regular ‘minutes’ allowance. Please check if you’re unsure.

Be careful not to press your phone’s Call button more than once or you might get charged for the call twice. You have a full 60 days to use your £5 credit. After this time you will lose any remaining credit and your PIN will no longer work. Please note that WE NEVER AUTOMATICALLY RENEW your phone card.

To add another £5, simply text PLANET to 68888 as before.

If the line’s engaged, hang up!

If the international number you want to chat to is engaged, or nobody answers, hang up. Your network supplier may charge you for the call to our 0161 line even if you don’t complete the international call. Most mobile users will be covered by their regular monthly minutes allowance, of course.

Make Cheap Calls to Canada with our 1p a minute instant access number

(Call direct with BT and you'd pay a whopping 20p a minute!)

  • Ultra-cheap calls to Canada
  • We charge just 1p a minute to call Canada – any time, any day
  • Simply dial 0843 715 7777 + 001 + the local number
  • Works from any UK landline or mobile
  • No need to register and no PINs to remember
  • Calls to Landlines:

    0843 715 7777

    (plus your phone company’s access charge)

  • Calls to Mobiles:

    0843 715 7777

    (plus your phone company’s access charge)

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Cheap calls to Canada

It really couldn’t be simpler to save yourself a fortune on your overseas calls to Canada. With Planet Numbers’ International Call Saver service, all you have to do is dial a special international access number immediately before you dial your normal overseas number. In this case, after dialling our access number you would simply key in your normal number in Canada (ie you need to key in the full international dial code, not forgetting the zero zero at the start of the number).

This means that your call to Canada is now handled by Planet Numbers, instead of your usual provider, and therefore the call will be charged to you at only 1p a minute, regardless of when you call or where in Canada you’re calling. So, in a nutshell, to start making cheaper calls to Canada, instead of just dialling the Canadian number directly, you call 0843 715 7777 first (this is the access number).

Once connected to Planet Numbers you’ll hear a second dial tone. Now dial the full Canadian phone number you wish to reach - don’t forget you need to start with 001 as usual. For example, to call a number in Toronto, you would dial 001 + the local number.

To end your call, hang up in the usual manner. And if you’d like to make another international call, just redial 0843 715 7777 first. Simple.

Please note: our current super-cheap per minute rate to Canada of 1p is a fixed rate when you’re calling from a BT landline to an Canadian landline. The cost of calling Canada from your mobile phone may vary but currently can be as little as 1p a minute. Click on the links at the top of the page to find out more about calling Canada from a mobile.

Save a massive 19p per minute vs BT

The call will appear on your bill in the normal way, but the number dialed will show as 0843 715 7777. More importantly, instead of paying 20p per minute to call Canada via BT, you’ll simply have paid 1p a minute … all day, every day.

No sign-up or registration required – try it right now!

When you use Planet Numbers’ international call saver service to call Canada from your landline, you’ll simply pay 1p a minute, all day every day.

If you’d made exactly the same call, for exactly the same length of time, using BT’s international sevice instead of ours, you’d end up paying 20p per minute! In other words, by using Planet Numbers you’ll save yourself a massive 19p every single minute you’re on the phone to Canada!

No sign-up or registration required to use the service – try it right now and save ££s

You don’t need to register for Planet Numbers International Call Saver service, and there are no passwords, codes or PINs to remember. All you have to do is make a note of the special access number that you need to dial in order to make these super-savings from any UK landline when you call Canada: 0843 715 7777.

Call costs to Canada that are just too good to be true?

It sounds almost too good to be true, doesn’t it? Perhaps you’re thinking “Where’s the catch? How can I call Canada for so little when other phone networks charge me so much?” Well, there isn’t one!

We can charge you just 1p a minute for every call you make to Canada (plus your phone provider’s access charge) simply by diverting your call via our own network and therefore not having to pay for the use of BT’s international phone system.

Planet Numbers International Call Saver service even works when international call barring is activated on your phone – which is why you can use us to call Canada from a phone box too. When you call Canada using Planet Number, the phone thinks you’re dialling a UK number … which indeed you are - the Planet Numbers access number. The phone doesn’t need to know that you’re dialling an international number immediately after!

How will the Planet Numbers call to Canada appear on my next phone bill?

When you use Planet Numbers to make a super cheap call to a landline, or mobile, in Canada, the call will, of course, appear on your phone bill. But instead of appearing as an international call (in this case, to Canada) the international call will simply be shown as the Planet Numbers UK access number.

So instead of the familiar number in Canada appearing, you’ll simply see 0843 715 7777. It’s always a good idea to make a note of the Planet Numbers access number for calling Canada so that when your bill arrives you, or whoever looks after the payment of your bill, recognises the call. One thing is for certain, however, you’ll be sure to appreciate how tiny the cost of calling Canada has become – especially if you’re used to seeing the price of an international call to Canada from the likes of BT!

Make cheap calls TO Canadian mobiles – just 1p a minute (plus your phone provider’s access charge)

You can make incredibly cheap calls to Canadian mobile phones from any UK landline using Planet Numbers International Calls Service. You simply dial 0843 715 7777, followed by the full Canadian mobile number that you wish to call, starting 001 as usual.

Calls to Canadian mobiles using 0843 715 7777 are charged at just 1p per minute at all times (plus your phone provider’s access charge).

Canada Local Phone Codes

Area NameArea Code
Brandon001 204
Brantford001 519
Calgary001 403
Charlottetown001 902
Corner brook001 709
Edmonton001 780
Fredericton001 506
Gander001 709
Goosebay001 709
Guelph001 519
Halifax001 902
Hamilton001 905
Kingston (ont)001 613
Kitchener001 519
Lethbridge001 403
London001 519
Medicine Hat001 403
Moncton001 506
Montreal001 438,450,514
Moose Jaw001 306
New Westminster001 604
Niagara Falls001 905
Oshawa001 905
Ottawa001 613
Peterborough001 705
Prince George001 250
Quebec001 418
Red Deer001 403
Regina001 306
Saskatoon001 306
Sault Ste Marie001 705
Sherbrooke001 819
St. Catherines001 905
St. John, NB001 506
St. Johns, Nfld001 709
Sudbury001 705
Sydney001 902
Thunder Bay001 807
Toronto (Metropolitan)001 416,647
Toronto (all other parts)001 289,905
Vancouver001 604
Victoria (BC)001 250
Windsor (Ont)001 519
Winnipeg001 204

Any calls to Canada using our numbers will be billed by your usual telephone service provider to the account holder for that line. Please obtain permission from that account holder before using our service. Calls are charged from the time you are connected to our service. For a BT line the rates are available on their website, other service providers may charge a higher rate, please contact your service provider for further details. We reserve the right to terminate any call if we consider it is being made unlawfully or fraudulently. The service is subject to availability.

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Read the small print

The Small Print

You can use our Phone Card service if you’re under 18 but please get the bill payers permission first.

Texts sent to 68888 are charged at your service provider’s standard SMS rate and will be billed by them to the account holder for that line.

The return message you receive will cost £5 (inclusive of 20% VAT) from O2, Vodafone, EE, Orange, T Mobile and 3G billed to the account holder for that line. Always make sure you have the bill payer’s permission before you use this service. We will credit you with calling credit (as per our tariff) and issue a PIN to that value with a UK geographic landline telephone number to access the service. Please note that all PINs and credit will expire 60 days from date of original purchase.

Calls to the UK geographical landline number (0161 328 2820) will be charged as per your mobile network price plan to a UK geographical landline, or may be part of your monthly inclusive minutes allowance. Please check with your service provider to confirm this.

Calls are charged by the minute and subject to a 5p connection charge on all calls (all quoted prices are inclusive of VAT, and apply 24 hours a day, 7 days a week when using the 01 access number). Rates are effective from 27th May 2016 and may be subject to change without notice. A maximum purchase of £30 per day per SIM card (mobile telephone number) applies. We reserve the right to terminate any call if we consider it is being made unlawfully or fraudulently and also to suspend any pins that we feel have been potentially purchased fraudulently. In this case any outstanding calling credit will be cancelled and will not be refunded. The service is subject to availability. Prices are subject to change without warning. E&OE.