Telkom Kenya International Calling Rates

Telkom Kenya subscribers can make international calls to different countries in the world while in Kenya. To make an international call with your Telkom Kenya requires proper dialling of the receiver’s phone number to ensure the call goes through.

The calling rates vary depending on the destination country. The closer a country is to Kenya however has no bearing on the rates and may in actual fact be more expensive in some cases.

Telkom Kenya International Calling Bundles

Telkom Kenya runs an international calling bundle open to both PrePay and PostPaid customers that can be used to call the following countries:

  • United States of America (USA)
  • Canada
  • China
  • India
  • UK (Fixed only)

The international bundles can be purchased by dialling *100# then selecting Talk, Text & More in the menu followed by International bundles. The only available international calling bundle at the time of this writing is as follows:

Minutes
Price (Ksh)
Validity (Days)
160
500
30

To check balance for the international calling bundle dial the normal *144# short code.

Calling Rates to Various Countries Worldwide

1. East Africa Countries

Country
Ksh per Minute
Uganda
10
Tanzania
60
South Sudan
10
Rwanda
40
Burundi
100
Somalia
100

2. Rest of Africa

Country
Ksh per Minute
Algeria
80
Angola
30
Benin
80
Botswana
30
Burkina Faso
80
Cameroon
80
Central African Republic
80
Chad
80
Comoros
80
Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)
80
Djibouti
80
Eritrea
80
Ethiopia
40
Egypt
30
Gambia
90
Gabon
80
Ghana
80
Guinea
80
Guinea-Bissau
80
Ivory Coast
80
Lesotho
80
Liberia
80
Libya
80
Madagascar
80
Malawi
80
Mali
80
Mauritius
30
Mauritania
80
Mayotte
40
Morocco
80
Mozambique
80
Namibia
80
Nigeria
80
Niger
80
Republic of the Congo
80
Senegal
80
Seychelles
200
Sierra Leone
80
South Africa
18
Sudan
30
Togo
80
Tunisia
80
Zambia
80
Zimbabwe
80

3. Europe

Country
Ksh per Minute
Austria
40
Azerbaijan
100
Bulgaria
40
Croatia
100
Czech Republic
40
Belgium
70
Denmark
40
Finland
40
France
40
Germany
40
Greece
40
Hungary
40
Iceland
40
Ireland
40
Italy
70
Poland
40
Portugal
70
Netherlands
40
Norway
40
Romania
40
Russia
40
Serbia
100
Slovakia
40
Spain
40
Sweden
40
Switzerland
70
Turkey
40
Ukraine
100
United Kingdom (UK) (Fixed)
5
United Kingdom (UK) (Mobile)
18

4. North America

Country
Ksh per Minute
Bahamas
40
Barbados
40
Belize
40
Canada
5
Costa Rica
40
Cuba
200
Dominican Republic
40
El Salvador
40
Greenland
100
Guatemala
40
Haiti
90
Honduras
40
Jamaica
40
Mexico
90
Nicaragua
100
Panama
40
Trinidad and Tobago
40
United States of America (USA)
5

5. South America

Country
Ksh per Minute
Argentina
40
Bolivia
40
Brazil
40
Chile
40
Columbia
40
Ecuador
40
Guyana
100
Paraguay
40
Peru
100
Suriname
90
Uruguay
40
Venezuela
40

6. Middle East

Country
Ksh per Minute
Bahrain
40
Cyprus
40
Iran
40
Iraq
40
Israel
40
Jordan
40
Kuwait
40
Lebanon
40
Oman
100
Palestine
40
Qatar
40
Saudi Arabia
40
Syria
40
United Arab Emirates (UAE)
40
Yemen
40

7. Asia Pacific

Country
Ksh per Minute
Australia
40
Bangladesh
40
Cambodia
40
China
5
Fiji
100
Hong Kong
40
India
5
Indonesia
40
Japan
40
Malaysia
40
Mongolia
40
Myanmar
100
Nepal
40
New Zealand
40
North Korea
200
Pakistan
30
Papua New Guinea
500
Philippines
40
Singapore
40
South Korea
40
Sri Lanka
40
Taiwan
40
Thailand
40

8. Central Asia

Country
Ksh per Minute
Kazakhstan
40
Kyrgyzstan
100
Tajikistan
40
Turkmenistan
40
Uzbekistan
40

NOTES

  • This is not an exhaustive of all countries in the listed territories. For all available countries and their country codes, download the rates PDF available here.
  • Rates as of July 2019 (Sources: Telkom Kenya 1, 2)

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