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What Can You Do with a Virtual Phone Number in Germany?

Make Unlimited Calls from Anywhere on a Web or Phone App

With a virtual number from Germany, you have the power stay reachable at all times from anywhere in the world. By accessing an easy-to-use app on your phone or laptop, you can make and receive unlimited calls with your German phone number. No matter whether you are settled abroad, travel often or work remotely, you can always enjoy your virtual presence in Germany.

Unlimited calls with a German number

Take Advantage of 50+ Powerful Business Phone System Features

When you get a German number from Ringover, you get more than just a phone number. You also benefit from powerful calling tools that allow you and your sales and support teams to improve performance, automate tasks, and interact better with your customers and prospects. Businesses that enhance their calling experience generate more sales and improve customer loyalty.

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How to Activate Your Virtual Phone Number in Germany?


Sign up with Ringover in a few clicks


Select which +49 phone number you want


Start calling and receiving calls instantly online or from a phone app

Conquer the Hearts of Beer and Car Lovers with a German Number?

Germany boasts of being the largest national economy in Europe and the 4th largest economy worldwide when it comes to nominal GDP. It has a highly developed social market economy and is the biggest global capital exporter. In 2020, Germany’s nominal GDP was valued at $3.8 trillion. The service sector was the biggest contributor followed by industry and agriculture.

53 of the top 2000 publicly listed companies with high turnover are headquartered in Germany. The country enjoys very good trade relationships, not only with other countries in the EU, but worldwide. It is, in fact, the largest manufacturing center in Europe and one of the top venues for trade fairs.

When it comes to setting up a business here, processes are streamlined and straightforward. However, why wait for even a day when you can start building a virtual presence with the +49 phone number from Ringover?

A local number gives you many advantages. It improves your pick-up rate for cold call campaigns, lets your brand be listed in local directories, and makes your advertising campaigns more effective. After all, a local number gives potential customers an easy way to reach out to you.

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Select your +49 Country Code Number in Germany

Stay close to your clients, vendors, and prospects by choosing a local or national landline number in Germany. By strategically selecting your German phone number, you can display your presence in a specific geographic area. The first few digits of your German number identify what region the phone number is based out of.

Phone numbers available in Germany:

  • Berlin: 30
  • Munich: 89
  • Hamburg: 40
  • Köln: 221
  • Frankfurt: 69
  • Stuttgart: 711
  • Leipzig: 341
  • Dortmund: 231
  • Dusseldorf: 211
  • Toll Free Numbers: 0800

Germany Phone Number Pricing

Get a German Virtual Phone Number


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A friendly and flexible cloud phone system for your company’s everyday needs


A 100% integrated cloud solution that empowers team management and support

£39 £ User / Month

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All SMART features, plus:

  • Unlimited incoming and outgoing calls - 110 countries
  • International landline numbers - 65 countries
  • Real-time supervision
  • Over 100 call center features
  • Integration with your CRM/Helpdesk


A friendly and flexible cloud phone system for your company’s everyday needs

£19 £ User / Month

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  • Unlimited calls to 110 destinations
  • Local number from 43 countries
  • Mobile, web, and desktop applications
  • IVR and call forwarding
  • Call logs and recordings
  • Call and voicemail transcription
  • Click-to-call
  • Video conference, instant messaging
  • Access to our API

Establish a Local Presence in Germany

Get Local Roots in Germany

Your telephone number is an important backbone of your local identity just like a physical address. By activating a German number, it’s easier to get rooted into the local cities where you choose your number. Whether it be Berlin, Munich, Leipzig, or Dortmund, you can show your regional customers and prospects that you are reachable.

Enhance your Customer Relationships in Germany

Do you have customers in Germany? Or do you plan to get them? Use a dedicated business phone number in notable cities like Berlin or Dortmund to improve your interaction with your local customers. With a local number, your customers will feel more comfortable calling you and taking your calls. It’s one more way to enhance your customer relationship.

Set the Hours that You’re Reachable

We know you might be working from a different time zone. That’s why you can set the days and times that you allow your correspondents to reach you. Easily set your hours according to the time zone that you’re in or the time zone you are making calls to.

Impress your Customers with a Well-Established Company Greeting

Get your calls started off on the right foot. Show your professionalism to your callers using an official greeting. With a voice menu, let them direct themselves to the person or service they need, with pleasant music during the transfer period. Incoming calls will automatically be assigned to team members according to the caller’s selected preferences.

Maximize the Results of your Local Marketing Campaigns

If you are doing local advertising in Germany, you can add your virtual number to your publicities to effectively measure the ROI of your campaigns. Call statistics available for each number allow you to track how your callers heard about you and identify your best performing campaigns.

Increase your Pick-Up Rate with a Local German Number

People are much more likely to answer calls from local phone numbers. When you offer your sales team local German landline or mobile numbers, they will be able to get a hold of more people faster and increase sales. By allowing them to switch from one number to another, they can reach people with a 049231 number in Dortmund or a 04930 number in Berlin, for example.

Access Powerful VoIP Features with your German Business Phone Number

Multi Devices & Apps

Make and receive unlimited business calls with your +49 number from any device


Custom Greetings

Personalize your greetings with Ringover’s online studio



Categorize your calls correctly with automated greeting and distribution

Call Recording

Record all the business conversations from your +49 number

Call Forwarding

Forward incoming calls to any device from your virtual German phone number


Video Conferencing

Easily launch video conferences and screen sharing for your business meetings


Live Call Monitoring

Listen in to your teams calls to improve training and performance

Power Dialer

Make more calls, faster from your +49 number with an easy auto-dialing system

Germany Phone Number FAQs

  • How do I get a phone number in Germany?
  • How much does it cost to call Germany?
  • How do I dial a German phone number?
  • How do I know where a German phone number is coming from?
  • What international calling code is used in Germany?

How do I get a phone number in Germany?

When you sign up with Ringover, getting a local number in Germany is easy. It’s a three step process- create an account, select a phone number and pick a plan. Once your number gets activated you can use it to call any German number from your laptop, smartphone or desktop.

How much does it cost to call Germany?

Ringover makes calling German numbers budget-friendly. With plans that start from £19 per month, you can make and receive unlimited phone calls and benefit from 50 additional calling features. Check out our plans here or just start your free trial.

How do I dial a German phone number?

When calling a German number from abroad, you must first dial the +49 country code. With a few exceptions, German phone numbers have a standard length of 11 digits including the area code.

How do I know where a German phone number is coming from?

The first 2-5 digits of a German phone number are the area codes. Germany has 5,200 area codes. Berlin, Hamburg, Frankfurt and Munich have a 2-digit area code while Cologne has a 3-digit area code and Heidelberg has a 4-digit area code. Smaller towns in East Germany use a 5-digit area code.
If you receive a call from a number that does not begin with the area code, it means that the call is originating from the same geographical zone.

What international calling code is used in Germany?

Germany uses a +49 country calling code.

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