International Roaming

Outbound Roamers

International Roaming allows you to use your mobile number to make and receive calls, send text and use data in countries or destinations while you are overseas. Our roaming services cover 130 countries. Click here to see our partner operators globally.

Before you travel and when you arrive

Before you go abroad, and once you arrive, there are some information we advise you know.

Before you Travel:

Ensure that you have enough airtime for your travel period.

For prepaid customers, roaming is already activated on your SIM. Top-Up to enjoy the service.

For post-paid users, kindly visit the nearest retail shop or contact your account manager at least 48 hours before travelling to activate roaming.

To check roaming tariff of destination country, send the country name to short code 150. E.g. Send ‘Nigeria’ to 150.

You can e-top up at the selected shops at Kotoka International Airport before you travel out of Ghana.

Contact customer service on 030 261 1111 or 050 555 111. For Whatsapp, kindly send message to 050 100 0300.

When You Arrive:

You will get a welcome text from us as soon as you arrive and switch on your phone.

It will tell you how much it costs to use your phone abroad, as well as other useful information. This may vary depending on your phone model.

Your phone should automatically connect to one of the local networks. If this doesn't happen, you can manually search for a network:

For Android Users:

Go to the Settings menu on your phone

Choose Connections

Choose Mobile Network.

Select available network.

For iOS Users:

Go to settings on your phone.

Choose Carrier

Unselect Automatic.

Choose from the available networks.

Topping Up Abroad:

Top up via Vodafone Cash - Dial *110#.

You can always top up your credit in Ghana before you travel, or you can ask family members or friends to do it for you while you are away.

Roaming Packages:

When travelling abroad, we want your experience to be without the hassle of getting a local SIM or searching for WiFi.

With Vodafone, we have Prepaid Roaming packages for you to use in selected countries around the world. You’ll have the convenience of taking your phone number with you when you travel abroad.

We have designed packages for 1 day, 3 days or 7 days’ validity. We believe this would serve the length of your travel. You’ll be notified via sms about your usage.

If you like to connect to the internet, – then select a Roaming Data Package.

Choose Your Prepaid Roaming Packages by dialing *150# to subscribe

For countries not covered by our packages, you would be charged PAYG roaming rates for network usage