Greece Country Code +30

Country calling code +30

Alpha-2 Code GR

Alpha-3 Code GRC


About Greece

Greece (Greek: Ελλάδα), officially the Hellenic Republic (Greek: Ελληνική Δημοκρατία), historically also known as Hellas, is a country located in Southeast Europe. Its population is approximately 10.7 million as of 2018; Athens, the nation's capital, is its largest city, followed by Thessaloniki. Situated on the southern tip of the Balkan Peninsula, Greece is located at the crossroads of Europe, Asia, and Africa. It shares land borders with Albania to the northwest, North Macedonia and Bulgaria to the north, and Turkey to the northeast. The Aegean Sea lies to the east of the mainland, the Ionian Sea to the west, the Cretan Sea and the Mediterranean Sea to the south. Greece has the longest coastline on the Mediterranean Basin and the 11th longest coastline in the world at 13,676 km (8,498 mi) in length, featuring many islands, of which 227 are inhabited. Eighty percent of Greece is mountainous, with Mount Olympus being the highest peak at 2,918 metres (9,573 ft). The country consists of nine traditional geographic regions: Macedonia, Central Greece, the Peloponnese, Thessaly, Epirus, the Aegean Islands (including the Dodecanese and Cyclades), Thrace, Crete, and the Ionian Islands...


Greece Statistics

  • LAT/LONG: 38°16'31"N / 23°48'37"E
  • CAPITAL: Athens
  • POPULATION: 10,437,743
  • AREA: 128,900 Km2
  • GDP: $203,085,551,429
  • TELEPHONES: 5,461,000
  • INTERNET HOSTS: 3,201,000
  • INTERNET USERS: 4,971,000

How to Call Greece from the US (or Canada)

Trying to call Greece from the U.S. (or Canada)? These simple dialing directions will help you:

  • First dial 011, the U.S. (or Canada) exit code.
  • Next dial 30, the country code for Greece.
  • Then dial the area code (1–3 digits — please see a sample calling code list below)
  • and finally the phone number (5–7 digits).

Travel in Greece

  • LANGUAGES: Greek (official) 99%, other (includes English and French) 1%
  • CURRENCY: Euro (EUR)
  • ELECTRICITY:

    Type C European 2-pin

    • Commonly used in Europe, South America & Asia
    • 2 pins
    • Not grounded
    • 2.5 A
    • Almost always 220 – 240 V
    • Socket compatible with plug type C

    Type E French 2-pin

    • Primarily used in France, Belgium, Poland, Slovakia & Czechia
    • 2 pins
    • Grounded
    • 16 A
    • 220 – 240 V
    • Socket compatible with plug types C, E & F

    Type F Schuko plug

    • Used almost everywhere in Europe & Russia, except for the UK & Ireland
    • 2 pins
    • Grounded
    • 16 A
    • 220 – 240 V
    • Socket compatible with plug types C, E & F

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UTC/GMT +3 hours


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