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Taiwan Virtual Phone Numbers

Get access to a +886 Taiwan phone number for your business
  • Benefits of virtual numbers
  • Buy Taiwan virtual numbers online
  • Taiwan virtual phone number format
  • Try risk-free with no contracts
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How Much Does an Taiwan Phone Number Cost?

The pricing for our virtual phone number plans is straightforward with a set amount of monthly minutes and an additional per-minute rate. There are no hidden fees or long-term contracts. Our Taiwan virtual phone numbers start at $18.95 per month.

Taiwan Phone Number Format

The country code for Taiwan is (+886). The Taiwan phone number format includes the toll free or area code, and the 8-digit subscriber number:

The Taiwan toll free number format is +886 (80) xxx-xxxx.
The Taiwan local number format is +886 (02) xxxx-xxxx.*
*Taipei area code (2)

Buy a Virtual Phone Number in Taiwan

Taiwan virtual phone numbers allow you to have a local area code or phone number in Taiwan. Incoming calls to your Taiwan virtual phone number can be routed to any device or phone number in the world. Taiwan virtual phone numbers offer inbound and outbound voice service with international call routing. Choose between two options in Taiwan: toll-free and local area code.

The international code used for calls coming into Taiwan is +886. Telephone numbers in Taiwan are planned around a strategic system of area codes, starting with 2 and running through 8. The leading digit following the area code denotes the network operator. In addition, mobile numbers in Taiwan begin with the number 9. It is also important to note that there are several emergency hotline telephone numbers in Taiwan like 110 (police) and 119 (fire and ambulance services).

Taiwan Phone Numbers

Local callers in Taiwan are required to have call credits before dialing. Local SIM cards can be purchased at convenience or in shopping malls. In order to call a local number in Taiwan, you should dial 0 followed by the phone number. Standard call rates will apply unless the dialed number is toll-free.

Calling Taiwan from Another Country

Taiwan virtual phone numbers can be dialed from other countries by entering the country code +886 followed by the phone number. The cost of calling Taiwan from another country will depend on your outbound calling provider. Outbound VoIP can offer a cost-effective way to dial a Taiwan phone number internationally.

Use Taiwan Virtual Phone Numbers to Grow Your Business in Taiwan

There is tremendous potential for foreign companies to do business in Taiwan. One of the most cost-effective and proven ways to expand your business into East Asia is with Taiwan virtual phone numbers.

Local Area Code Taiwan Virtual Phone Numbers

Virtual phone numbers with a local area code offer businesses a great way to get a phone number in Taiwan. New Taipei City is the capital city and the largest city in Taiwan. It is located in the northern part of the country and it is the political, educational, economic, and cultural center of the country.

Taiwan has several other big cities as well, with a population of over 1 million. Local numbers in Taichung, Taipei, Taoyuan, and Kaohsiung are popular with global organizations.

Toll Free Taiwan Virtual Phone Numbers

Toll free Taiwan virtual phone numbers offer an excellent local point of contact for any business in Taiwan. Toll free numbers in Taiwan start with 008, and can be dialed from any landline or mobile phone. Taiwan is home to many large consumer brands, including HTC, Acer, Asus, and Trend Micro. Most consumer-facing companies utilize toll free numbers to gain customers and increase satisfaction.

Economy of Taiwan

Taiwan has the 7th largest economy in Asia and it is one of the world’s 20 largest economies. Taiwan has a similar GDP per capita, which is approximately the same as Canada, Australia, and some Western European economies. The economy of Taiwan is growing and its wealthy population of over 23 million people makes it an attractive investment destination. Semiconductor manufacturing is the flagship industry of the economy, but Taiwan also exports computers, plastics, and medical apparatus. Taiwan’s primary imports include electronic equipment, mineral fuels, and machinery. Companies in these industries can benefit from establishing a point of telephone contact with Taiwan virtual phone numbers.

Taiwan exports many of its goods to China, Hong Kong, the United States, Japan, and the European Union. Taiwan imports goods from China, Japan, the United States, the European Union, and South Korea. Having a local point of contact will facilitate international trade. It is possible for companies to use Taiwan virtual phone numbers to forward incoming calls to any of these countries, as the need fits.

Telecommunications in Taiwan

Telephone communication in Taiwan has existed for decades. Telecommunications in Taiwan is regulated by the National Communications Commission of the Executive Yuan. Consumers and businesses in Taiwan communicate regularly over the phone. Taiwan has more than 16 million fixed landlines in use, and high mobile phone adoption.

Taiwan’s Evolving Telecom Scene

Telecom in Taiwan has shifted from a personal services-based approach in the mid-1970s to more modern personal and commercial services that are now very common. For example, Taiwan phone numbers were initially used for small shops and restaurants. Nowadays, thousands of businesses, including hotels, department stores, banks, and other tech startups utilize business phone systems with Taiwan virtual phone numbers.

Telecom Companies in Taiwan

Taiwan has a number of major cellular operators. United World Telecom has been a reliable provider of Taiwan virtual phone numbers and other telephony services like outbound VoIP. In addition, major operators include Chunghwa Telecom, FarEas Tone, Taiwan Mobile, Taiwan Star Telecom, and Asia Pacific Telecom (APTG). The telecommunications scene in Taiwan is competitive and there are a number of companies that provide telephony, internet services, and television in Taiwan.

How to Buy a Taiwan Virtual Phone Number?

You can buy a Taiwan phone number from Global Call Forwarding in two ways:

To purchase your numbers online, follow these steps:

  1. Visit our Pricing page.
  2. Select your new number from the left dialog box.
  3. Choose Taiwan, type of number, prefix, and number available.
  4. Then, enter the necessary information in the right dialog box to have your calls forwarded.
  5. Note: You can forward calls to any location or VoIP/SIP system.
  6. Click on View Rates and choose from our five different plans.
  7. Add premium services, if desired. We offer Call Recording, Outbound Calling, Voicemail Transcription, and Rollover Minutes.
  8. Submit your order and wait for your service to be activated.
How to get a virtual number in Taiwan

Taiwan virtual phone numbers are business numbers that transmit calls over the internet via VoIP technology. This makes it possible to do business in Taiwan even if your company is located in another country.

No, your business can be located anywhere and still use a Taiwan virtual number. Calls made to the Taiwan number can be routed to your location or device anywhere in the world.

United World Telecom provides business phone numbers for more than 160 countries the world over. This includes Taiwan virtual numbers, toll free numbers, and local numbers.

Your business can use its Taiwan virtual number to enter the Taiwanese market, network with local customers and vendors, create a local presence, and advertise your business locally.

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