The international telephone code for Tajikistan is +992, and the prefix for Dushanbe is 37.
If you would like to call somewhere you need to dial 810 (code of international access) + country code + subscriber telephone. The codes of European and US cities are listed on http://www.tajiktelecom.tj/codes.html. The most economical option is to use your Skype number from the many Internet cafes throughout the country.
In Tajikistan IP telephony (international calls from cards) is very developed, its services are offered by companies like "Intercom", "Telecomm Technology", "Babilon-T", OJSC “Tojiktelecom”. The order of dialling numbers of CIS and foreign countries through IP telephony is: 8+11+(country code)+(city code)+(phone number)+(#).
Services of mobile communication in Tajikistan are offered by:
LLC Takom - Tajik operation of mobile communication. It is composed of “VimpelKom” companies that provide their services in Russia, Kazakhstan and recently obtained operators of mobile communication in Ukraine, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Georgia.
- Babilon-Mobile www.babilon-m.tj
The company provides mobile communication, of GSM 900/1800 and 3G-UMTS standards in Tajikistan.
Tcell - is the unique brand which from March 2010 incorporates CJSC Indigo Tajikistan and CJSC SP Somonkom
- Mobile Lines of Tajikistan www.mlt.tj
Shareholders of CJSC «TT mobile» are national operators of the OJSC Tajiktelekom and the first Russian operator of mobile communication of OJSC MegaPhon.
- Mobile Company TK-Mobile www.tk-mobile.tj
The first mobile company in Tajikistan of SDMA standard.
Recharging your mobile phone with credit is available from 10 to 35 USD which you can transfer to your phone balance either through the recharge machines or through mobile phone shops.
There are more than 10 internet service providers in Tajikistan including Babilon-T, Intercom, Telecomm Technology, Tajiktelekom, Eastera and others. The availability of Internet covers more than 12 of the biggest cities and districts, where more than a third of the population live. There are more than 500 internet cafes in cities all across the country. In the centre of Dushanbe alone there are some 50 internet cafes. Usually the cost for one hour of internet use is less than one dollar. Providers generally offer standard service packages including – access by the hour, unlimited access, access on allocated line and Email. In the rural and more remote areas of Tajikistan internet services are not as developed as in the citieis.
The central post office is located at the junction of Rudaki Avenue and Dusti Square in the centre of Dushanbe. Stamps for a letter in Tajikistan is 0,12 Somoni, for CIS - 0,75 somoni and foreign countries 1,5 Somoni.