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Mobile Phone in Istanbul

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Key GSM providers in Turkey are listed below:

  • Avea
    Tel. : 4441500, Website:
  • Telsim/Vodafone
    Tel. : 4440542, Website:
  • Türkcell
    Tel. : 4440532, Website:
  • Pre-paid cards

    The prepaid SIM card with a world cell phone is a convenient, economical and efficient way to stay in touch while in Istanbul. All incoming calls while you travel in Turkey are free. You only pay the local rate for local calls since the SIM card is prepaid, there is no hassle of a contract. You can get a pre-paid SIM card at any mobile shop in Istanbul.

    Related article: Landline phone in Turkey

    Update 12/06/2014


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