India GSM 900 / 1800

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India SIM Highlights
  • US$ 5.00 starter airtime credit (valid for 60 days from the first time you use your phone)
  • A local cell phone number in Indian
  • Incoming calls are only $0.09 USD per minute
  • SMS messaging
  • Voicemail
  • No yearly contract, monthly charges or credit check

If you plan on visiting India any time soon, don’t take off without a prepaid SIM card. The Iraq SIM card provides a simple, convenient, and affordable way for any traveler to make and receive those all-important calls while abroad.

The prepaid SIM card for India is a practical option for using your existing world phone as a prepaid India cell phone while you’re in the country at a better rate than you’d pay for an India cell phone rental. It’s also a trouble-free ticket to using the same options that the local themselves use—the local India cell phone system. The SIM chip, combined with an unlocked GSM World cell phone, helps you keep the lines of communication open without being burdened by high international roaming surcharges applicable when you use your “home” SIM card abroad. You’ll likewise enjoy the benefit of SMS text messaging, voicemail, and a local cell phone number in India. The prepaid feature gives you complete control over your costs, and with our low domestic and international calling rates, having a cell phone in India is affordable for all. Access to customer service from your India cellular phone is available 24 hour a day by dialing 121 then option 9, so you’ll always have assistance with any unexpected issues or questions about your calls. No yearly contract, monthly charges, or credit check is involved.

Your India SIM Card will require a SIM-unlocked GSM cell phone that supports the 900 and 1800 frequencies. If you do not have your own international cell phone, we have several models available for your consideration. Please click here for more information.

Airtime Rates

Domestic calls

Domestic calling rates with your India SIM card are charged per minute. All incoming calls with your local prepaid India SIM card are only $0.09 USD per minute regardless of where they originate.

Incoming Outgoing
$0.09 USD $0.17 USD


All incoming SMS messages are free. Local outgoing SMS messages cost $0.05 USD each.

International calls

International calls have never been easier with your local India SIM card and world cell phone. All incoming calls with your prepaid India SIM card are only $0.09 USD per minute regardless of where they originate. All international calling rates are listed per minute.

USA / Canada Europe Australia / New Zealand Hong Kong Rest of the World
$0.34 USD $0.42 USD $0.34 USD $0.34 USD $0.42 USD


All incoming SMS messages are free. International outgoing SMS messages cost $0.07 USD each.

Adding Airtime

Additional airtime is available through the purchase of airtime vouchers. These airtime vouchers are available locally throughout India at most convenience stores, petrol stations, Airtel authorized dealers and distributors.

To check your balance (a free inquiry) simply dial *123#

Service Life

Each time you add airtime to your SIM card balance, the validity period is extended according to each recharge card. If this airtime expires, you then have 60 days to recharge your India SIM card. After this time period, the SIM card will expire and any remaining airtime credit will be forfeit.

To check your SIM card validity simply dial *124#

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