International Roaming

"Out of Sight? But not out of touch! Take your mobile phone on your travels, and stay in touch."

Dhiraagu customers can use your mobile phones abroad and also, customers from other countries can use their mobile phones when Visiting Maldives.


Aero Mobile Service
To stay in touch, you don't have to wait to be on ground. With our exclusive ground breaking
service for our Postpaid customers, you can call mid-air, if you are flying an aircraft equipped
with AeroMobile technology.

(While mobiles are still required to be switched off during take-off and landing, customers
onboard AeroMobile equipped flights will be advised by the cabin crew when they
may use their mobiles.)

  • Rates indicated are subject to 6% GST.
  • GST will be charged at 6%* on Recharge/Reload amount at the point of sale.
    * If sold in a tourist establishment GST will be charged at the prevailing tourism sector GST rate.


    Call To
    Call Within Roaming Country
    Call To Other Countries
    Incoming Call
    SMS Sent
    GPRS Per MB
    Sri Lanka 25 6 50 13 9 130
    India 32 19 50 32 9 260
    South East Asia
    32 13 50 13 9 190
    Europe 40 40 50 20 9 190
    Rest of the World
    50 50 50 25 9 260
    • All voice calls are charged per minute.
    • While Roaming, SMS Received will not be charged but SMS Sent will be charged.
    • GPRS will be charged per 10KB (customer's total usage will be rounded up to the nearest 10 to calculate the final charge).
    • Rates will not differ depending on the network a customer choose to roam in a country. The same rate would apply for all operators within a given country.
    • “South East Asia” zone refers to Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore. The “Europe” zone refers to France, Germany, Italy and UK
    • Roaming calls maybe updated within 1 to 30 days.
  • FAQ
  • FAQ
    • How do I use roaming?

      Upon reaching your destination & switching on your mobile phone, it will automatically detect and connect you to the most suitable mobile network in that country (Provided your handset is in “automatic network selection” mode).

      If your handset still shows “no service”, please change the network selection setting from “automatic” to “manual” and choose any available network from the list displayed.

    • What is Roaming?
    • Why are roaming charges in general, more expensive in the Telecoms industry?
    • Why are roaming rates typically higher than local charges?
    • What’s different about postpaid & prepaid roaming?
    • Will my postpaid credit limit work when on roaming?
    • How do I subscribe to roaming services?
    • Why do my roaming charges appear on my bill later than normal charges?
    • Why am I charged for receiving calls?
    • What is a “Welcome SMS”?
    • Why do I need to be careful about data roaming?
    • Where can I use roaming services?
    • What if I don’t want to use data roaming, but use voice & SMS when roaming (postpaid)?
    • Why am I not able to use data roaming with prepaid subscriptions?