No boundaries to call overseas
with International Direct Dial
(IDD)

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Frequently Asked Questions


How do I activate International Direct Dial (IDD) service?
IDD is a default service, which can be subscribed during the new line registration process. It will enable you to make international calls to mobile, fixed line and satellite phone numbers at any point of time as long as your account is active/current.

Do I need to pay any monthly fee for subscribing the IDD service on my mobile phone?
There is no monthly subscription fee for IDD service. 

Is there a specific dialing pattern that can be used to enjoy cheaper IDD rates?
Yes, you may choose IDD 132 to save on international calls to fixed and mobile numbers around the globe.

Just dial 132 00 <country code> <area code> <phone number> to enjoy the cheaper call rates.

What is IDD 132?
IDD 132 allows you to save more on international calls when you talk longer on the phone to both fixed and mobile numbers around the globe. All your calls abroad are FREE after 20 minutes!

What if I directly dial the international number without 132?
The standard direct dial rates will apply. Please refer to Maxis IDD for the full list of IDD 132 rates.

What if the destination I want to call is not listed in IDD 132?
It means that the destination is not available for this service. Please refer to Maxis IDD to check if the destination you would like to call is available.