With International Messaging you can send text and multimedia messages to select international locations from your mobile device while you’re in the US and in the Verizon Wireless coverage area.
Visit our International Messaging page for more information, including participating countries, pricing information and sending instructions.
Note: If you have The MORE Everything Plan, unlimited International Messaging is included. To see if you have The MORE Everything Plan, sign in to My Verizon.
If you have The MORE Everything Plan, unlimited international text and multimedia messaging is included for no additional cost. To see if you have The MORE Everything Plan, sign in to My Verizon.
For all other plans, visit our International Messaging page to find pricing, dialing and coverage information for a specific country.
It depends on the plan you have.
Sending an international message is similar to sending a message to someone in the US. However, you may need to enter a few extra numbers before the mobile number, depending on which country the number is associated with.
Go to our International Messaging page and select a country from the dropdown menu for sending instructions. You’ll also see the calling instructions and rates for calls and messages when you select a country.
For example, if you want to message a number in France:
Yes, visit our International Prepaid Phones and Plans page for more information.
It depends on where you’re traveling. Check to see if the country you’re traveling to is covered. See our Global Plans and Pricing page for pricing details.