Global & International Information Overview FAQs
Can I use my Verizon Wireless phone or BlackBerry® in other countries?
You can use your current Verizon Wireless phone to make and receive calls in more than 40 countries around the world. Visit International Roaming to see where you may be able to use your current Verizon Wireless phone for more information.Back to top
What if my current phone cannot be used in the destination or country I am traveling to?
First consult Global Phone Rates & Coverage to determine if your current phone will work in the countries and destinations you plan to travel to. If it will not, Verizon Wireless offers Global Ready devices which provide voice service, access to the internet, and email on a smartphone. For those who travel overseas occasionally, we offer our Global Travel Program. For those traveling to the most remote locations in the world, we offer Global Satellite Rental service.Back to top
For details on which option is right for you, including equipment requirements, pricing and service availability contact a Verizon Wireless Global Services Customer Support Specialist at (800) 922-0204.
In what countries does Verizon Wireless offer International Roaming services?
Please consult International Roaming Rates and Coverage for information on traveling outside of the United States with your current Verizon Wireless phone.Back to top
We currently support more than 40 countries using any Verizon Wireless device, including destinations such as Canada, Mexico, India, China and Brazil.
In what countries does Verizon Wireless offer Global Phone Service?
Please consult Global Phone Rates and Coverage for information on traveling outside of the United States with a Verizon Wireless Global capable phone. We offer voice service in more than 220 countries utilizing GSM, Quad Band GSM and UMTS services.Back to top
What phones are Global Ready™?Back to top
In what countries does Verizon Wireless offer Global Data Service?
Please consult the Global Data Plans and Coverage page. We currently support Global Data Service in over 200 countries, more than 140 with 3G speeds while using a Quad Band GSM or UMTS Capable smartphone.Back to top
What devices support Global Data?Back to top
In what countries does Verizon Wireless offer GlobalAccess?
Please consult the GlobalAccess Rates and Coverage page. We currently offer access to the Internet (GlobalAccess Product) in over 200 countries, more than 140 with 3G speeds utilizing a Global Ready™ USB, Global Ready netbook, a notebook enabled by Gobi™, or the Verizon Wireless Fivespot™ Global Ready 3G Mobile Hotspot.Back to top
What devices provide GlobalAccess?
Please consult the GlobalAccess Devices section of the GlobalAccess page.Back to top
When should I use the Global Travel Program?
Please consult the Global Travel Program page if you only travel overseas occasionally and if your travel time is less than 30 days.Back to top