Save 50% + ON YOUR INTERNATIONAL CALLSAdvantages of using PhoneWorld Mobile:
* within Switzerland only
Getting Started (pdf) features all services available and provides guidelines for new subscribers to initiate service.
How to Enroll with PhoneWord Mobile
a) Customers wishing to retain their current phone number
b) Customers wishing to obtain a new mobile number
(this is the fastest way to enroll)
Note: PhoneWorld Mobile is offered in partnership with TalkTalk Ltd., a MobileZone company.
How to transfer your Pre-Paid phone number to PhoneWorld Mobile
To ensure a smooth transfer, please unsubscribe from your current prepaid mobile network provider (i.e. Swisscom, Sunrise, Orange) as soon as possible by sending a SMS with following text:
to phone number 499.
Bear in mind that your prepaid card must still contain calling time credit to make this call.
If you have any further questions, please contact our PhoneWorld/TalkTalk hotline toll-free at 0800 300 250.
How to reduce or avoid International Roaming
Savvy travelers can eliminate about 85% of roaming charges. Go to International SIM Card page.
If you wish to retain your Swiss number whilst abroad (or live close to a border area), we recommend to completely deactivate data roaming to avoid very high international charges.
Note: smartphones in general are set to automatically check for email at regular intervals. Apps often work in the background without your knowledge. The solution: When traveling outside Switzerland shut down data roaming. For an independent review on how to avoid data roaming charges.
Roaming — Coverage and Rates
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