Cheap international calls to Portugal

Calling from a landline: instant calls

  • Calls to Landlines: 0843 715 0505 - 1p/min (plus your phone providers access charge)
  • Calls to Mobiles: 0843 718 0505 - 3p/min (plus your phone providers access charge)

Stop throwing your money into a black hole, BT would charge you 75p per minute for the same call. We could be saving you £44.40 an hour by making international calls through the PhoneStar system.

Once you are connected to our service, dial the full Portuguese number you are trying to reach – starting with 00 and the country code.

  • Calls are charged at the indicated rate from all UK landlines and mobiles (plus your phone providers access charge)
  • You must have the bill payer’s permission before calling
  • You will be charged from the time of connection to our service
  • Please hang up after a short time if your call is engaged or unanswered

Calling from a landline or mobile: prepaid rates

Introducing another cheap and easy way to call Portugal!

Make cheap calls to Portugal from your landline or mobile for an amazing 1p a minute.

Just follow these simple steps:

  1. From your phone, call 090 4446 7575 to buy £5.00 of international calling credit as per our tariff.
  2. Listen carefully to the thank you message as it will include a unique PIN for you to use.
  3. Next, call 0161 328 2820, and when prompted enter your PIN.
  4. You’ll now hear another dial-tone – it’s time to dial your full international number, starting with 00.
  5. When you run out of credit, simply call 090 4446 7575 again for another £5 PIN. (There’s no automatic re-subscription)
  6. Once you have your unique PIN you can use your calling credit from any phone (landlines or mobiles).

Calls to our access number may be included in your calling plan. If you are unsure, please check with your service provider. Otherwise they will be charged at your provider's standard rate.

  • Calls to Landlines: 1p/min
  • Calls to Mobiles: 4p/min
Area NameArea Code
Abrantes241
Almada21
Amadora21
Amarante255
Angra Do Heroismo (Azores)295
Arcos de Valdevez258
Arganil235
Aveiro234
Barreiro21
Beja284
Braga253
Braganca273
Caldas da Rainha262
Castelo Branco272
Castro Verde286
Chaves276
Coimbra239
Covilha275
Elvas268
Estremoz268
Faro289
Figueira da Foz233
Fundao275
Guarda271
Guimaraes253
Horta (Azores)292
Idanha-a-Nova277
Lagos282
Lamego254
Leiria244
Lisbon21
Loule289
Madeira291
Mafra261
Matosinhos22
Mealhada231
Mirandela278
Mobile and Pagers9,1691,1693,1695
Mobile cont1696,1891,1893,1895
Mobile cont 21896,609,669
Moncorvo279
Moura285
Odemira283
Penafiel255
Peso da Regua254
Pombal236
Ponta Delgada (Azores)296
Ponte de Sor242
Portalgere245
Portimao282
Porto22
Proenca-a-Nova274
S. Joao da Madeira256
Santa Cruz (Graciosa)295
Santarem243
Santiago do Cacem269
Seia238
Setubal265
Tavira281
Torres Novas249
Torres Vedras261
Valenca251
Viano do Castelo258
Vila Do Porto296
Vila Franca de Xira263
Vila Nova Famalicao252
Vila Real259
Viseu232
Evora266

Terms of Service

Calls to 090 4446 7575 are charged to the account holder for that line at their service provider’s access charge rate plus £5.00 (inc. of VAT).

Please make sure you have the bill payer’s permission before using the service. You'll be issued with a £5.00 calling credit PIN to use when calling our access number 0161 328 2820. Your PIN number will expire 60 days after the date of issue.

You'll be charged whenever you call the UK access number by your usual service provider. This may be part of your inclusive minutes allowance but you are advised to check this with your service provider.

All calls are subject to a 5p call set up fee and are charged per minute. Advertised rates are inclusive of VAT and 24/7. Rates are effective 01.09.2017 and can change without notice. The maximum purchase is £25 per day per mobile number. If we consider a call to be made unlawfully or fraudulently, we reserve the right to terminate it without warning and suspend any PINs that we feel have been potentially purchased fraudulently. Any outstanding calling credit will be cancelled and will not be refunded. The service is subject to availability. E&OE

What you say

BT can keep their international services – from now on and I’ll be using phonestar to dial abroad.

Shaun Crowther
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