Prepaid International Services

As a prepaid customer, you can take advantage of International Services.

Call those you care about International Voice Calling

Prepaid customers can now call more international locations. Voice calling is based on standard rates plus the following international per minute surcharges:

  • NO EXTRA CHARGE to Puerto Rico.
  • $0.10 / min to landlines in Mexico.
  • $0.29 / min to Mexico wireless numbers, Canada, Guam, U.S. Virgin Islands and Northern Mariana Islands.
  • $1.49 / min to other available locations.

Note: Night and/or Weekend Minutes do not apply to international calls. Locations and rates are subject to change without notice.

International Calling Country List

Message your friends & family International Messaging

Text messages sent to and received from participating carriers in: Prepaid Basic and Daily Plans per message sent (per recipient); Received rate based on the Prepaid Plan selected Prepaid Monthly Talk Plans per message sent (per recipient) or received $50 Unlimited Plan and Prepaid Monthly Talk & Text Plans per message sent (per recipient); $0.20 per message received Other prepaid calling plans
Canada, Mexico & Puerto Rico Per message rate based on the Prepaid Plan selected $0.20 NO CHARGE $0.25 per message sent (per recipient); $0.10 per message received
Other countries $0.25 $0.25 $0.25 $0.25 per message sent (per recipient); $0.10 per message received

International messaging rates vary by Prepaid Plan. Unlimited Text Bundles do not apply to International Text Messages. Plans with unlimited text messaging include unlimited messaging to the U.S. participating carriers in Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico. International text messaging rates apply when sending and receiving messages with customers outside the United States, excluding participating networks in Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico.

Text Messaging Country List

International Long Distance rates apply in addition to airtime charges. In the U.S., some international destinations can be reached using 10-digit direct dialing.

These 10-digit dialing countries include:America Samoa, Anguilla, Antiqua & Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Canada, Cayman Islands, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guam, Jamaica, Montserrat, Puerto Rico, Saipan NM Islands, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & Grenadines, Trinidad & Tobago, Turks & Caicos, and U.S. Virgin Islands. Locations and rates are subject to change without notice.

Picture & Video (MMS) Messaging:

Picture and Video (MMS) Messaging Rates to Puerto Rico, Mexico and Canada

  • NO CHARGE: Unlimited Text Bundled Prepaid Plans
  • $0.25 per message sent (per recipient) or received: All other prepaid plans

Picture and Video (MMS) Messaging Rates for Other Nations

All Prepaid Plans: $0.50 per message sent (per recipient); $0.25 per message received.

Participating Nations:

  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Bahrain
  • Cambodia
  • China
  • Colombia
  • Costa Rica
  • Cypress
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • El Salvador
  • Guatemala
  • Guinea Bissau
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Hong Kong
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Isle of Man
  • Japan
  • Kuwait
  • Liechtenstein
  • Luxembourg
  • Macau
  • Malaysia
  • Nigeria
  • Norway
  • Pakistan
  • Panama
  • Philippines
  • Portugal
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Serbia
  • Spain
  • South Africa
  • Suriname
  • Switzerland
  • Sri Lanka
  • Taiwan
  • Thailand
  • Turkmenistan
  • Ukraine
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom
  • Trinidad & Tobago

If you are on a Prepaid Plan with unlimited texting or unlimited text bundle and you don't have sufficient funds in your account at the time of renewal, picture and video messaging will be charged $0.25 per message sent (per recipient) or received for Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico. If you are on a Prepaid Plan with unlimited texting or unlimited text bundle and have a sufficient balance, you will receive unlimited picture and video messaging to Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico at no charge.

Picture & Video messages sent to phone numbers in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico are charged domestic rates per your plan. Plans with unlimited texting include unlimited picture and video messaging to the United States, participating carriers in Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico. International Picture and Video message rates apply when sending and receiving messages outside the United States and excluding participating networks in Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico.

Stay connected on-the-go International Roaming

Use your phone while traveling to select international locations. Staying connected has never been easier.

International Roaming Voice Calling

Make calls and stay connected while traveling outside of the U.S. at these per minute rates:

  • $0.69 per minute roaming in Puerto Rico, Canada and U.S. Virgin Islands
  • $0.99 per minute roaming in Mexico
  • $1.99 per minute roaming while traveling in the following countries:
    • Anguilla
    • Antigua & Barbuda
    • Barbados
    • Bermuda
    • Cayman Islands
    • Jamaica
    • St. Kitts & Nevis

International Roaming Text Messaging

You can send and receive text messages while traveling outside the U.S.

$0.50 per message sent (per recipient) and $0.05 per message received in the following countries:

  • Anguilla
  • Antigua & Barbuda
  • Barbados
  • Canada
  • Cayman Islands
  • Jamaica
  • Mexico
  • Puerto Rico
  • St. Kitts & Nevis
  • U.S. Virgin Islands

Note: Messaging bundles do not apply to text messages sent or received while roaming.

Availability of service and features, including the ability to make and receive international calls, varies by serving carrier and location and may be restricted without notice. Locations and rates are subject to change without notice. Coverage only available on participating networks and is not guaranteed. Data services (including picture and video messaging) and features are not available when roaming internationally. Unlimited Calling, Text Bundles, Anytime Minutes, Unlimited Night, Weekend, and Mobile to Mobile Minutes do not apply to International Services.

Rates, terms, and conditions apply only when roaming on participating networks in published countries. Service may be available in additional countries, but rates and service availability (including return calls from emergency services personnel) may be restricted. Where available, calls placed to directory assistance, entertainment lines, and any third-party services are billed (along with applicable toll charges) in addition to roaming rates. When roaming near country borders, calls may be carried by a cell site located in a neighboring country and billed at that country's rates.