Jordan Phone Cards
Occasional emailing and a Skype call from internet cafes are enough for some travellers but often you have to call local people and companies to ask for information or make changes in your pre-arranged travel plans.
Not to mention to share your feelings in text messages when you are at the lowest point of the Earth (Dead Sea), at the High Place of Sacrifice in Petra or in the middle of the desert of Wadi Rum.
Prepaid Cell Phones Cards in Jordan
If you have an unlocked cell phone, a prepaid Jordanian SIM card is the most convenient and economical solution for staying in touch while in Jordan.
Benefits of a prepaid cell phone card:
Three Jordanian cell phone operator offering prepaid cell phone cards in Jordan.
Check their websites for up-do-date information and rates:
Zain - formerly called FastLink
Orange - formerly called MobileCom
Umniah Tourist Pack
Please note that you need a SIM-unlocked GSM 900 compatible international cell phone to use the prepaid Jordan SIM cards.
Also important: You can buy prepaid SIM cards at any distributor, mobile phone shop in Jordan without signing any contract or even showing your passport.
But, if you are planning to use this SIM card for more than a month you have to register it on your name at the mobile phone operators' own retail outlets within 30 days.
Cheap Calling Cards
If you don't want to carry your cell phones while travelling, but still wish to make cheap local and long distance calls, choose from the great variety of
Pre-paid Calling Cards with the best rates on the market!