South Africa (27) Country and Phone Codes

How to call South Africa with 27 country code?

South Africa 27 Country Code ZA ZAF

Many universal country codes are used to identify South Africa. Its phone code is 27 and is mandatory to make a call to SF if you are a calling from another country.
If you are calling South Africa from external country, you need to add the telephone code "+27" before dialing the phone number.

This example will help you call South Africa (ZAF) :

  • Find the SF Country Code (27) using our database.
  • Find the number you are calling, example: 07222 88888.
  • Remove the 0 from begining of the number, that leads to 7222 88888.
  • Add South Africa country code and dial +27 7222 88888 from your phone.

About South Africa Codes

South Africa ZA Phone Code
ISO 3166 ALPHA-2
ISO 3166-1 ALPHA-3

ZA is also designated by ISO 3166-1 (two-letter) and ISO 3166-1 codes which are ZA and ZAF. Appended to the 27 country code; these are the principal South Africa country codes.
ISO-numeric (710), E164 (27) and .tld (.za) are also known codes for South Africa.

South Africa Country and phone Codes : +27, ZA, ZAF

Country codes table

Phone Code+27
ISO two digitsZA
ISO Three digitsZAF
ISO numeric-3710
E. 16427
Language Codes
  • af
  • en-ZA
  • nr
  • nso
  • ss
  • st
  • tn
  • ts
  • ve
  • xh
  • zu
South Africa country codes table
South Africa Time Information
Local time at Pretoria :
11:19 AM
Friday, July 19, 2024
  • Time Zones :
    • Africa/Johannesburg

Global Information about SF

  • Capital : Pretoria
  • Currency : Rand
  • Surface : 1,219,912 km²