Telephones in Paris, France
Payphones in Paris. (Photo by JR_Paris)

How to telephone Paris and useful emergency numbers in France

France's country code is
33

Paris's city code is
01

 

How to call Paris

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Emergency numbers in Paris

In any emergency dial
17

Police: tel. 17

Ambulance (SAMU): tel. 15

Fire: tel. 18

General emergencies/from a mobile phone: 112

Note: These emergency numbers are the same all across France

Map of French regional telephone codes
Map of French regional telephone codes. (Illustration by Babsy)

Major French city codes

Note that France actually uses region codes, not city codes. (Though the first two digits of the number after the region code do indicate the city itself.)

This is why, for example, nearly all the cities in Provence start with an "04" code.

Paris & Île de France:
01
Cellphones:
06, 07
Northwest:
02
Northeast:
03
Southeast:
04
Southwest:
05
Cherbourg
Le Havre
Nantes
Rouen
Tours
Lille
Reims
Strasbourg
Aix en Provence
Corsica
Grenoble
Marseilles
Monaco
Montpelier
Nice
Toulon
St. Etienne
St. Tropez
Vichy
Biarritz
Bordeaux
Cannes
Chauvigny
Lourdes
Lyon
Toulouse

 

 

 



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