8000 Reverse

8000 Reverse

Travelling or working overseas? Use 8000 REVERSE to call home!

Need to call home but short on cash or out of credit? 8000 REVERSE is the easy way to call reverse charge to the UK! With one easy to remember number, you can call reverse charge to the UK from most overseas destinations, and from most landline phones. 8000 REVERSE is simple to use and the cost of the call will be charged to the person you are calling. Plus 8000 REVERSE is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week!

How does 8000 REVERSE work?

8000 REVERSE is so easy to use! Simply pick up the phone (home, office, hotel or payphone) and call the international Access Code specific to the country you are calling from, followed by the numbers that spell 8000 REVERSE.

For example when calling reverse charge from Spain to the UK you would dial 00 8000 REVERSE: 0-0-8-0-0-0-7-3-8-3-7-7-3

If calling reverse charge from the USA to the UK you would dial 011 8000 REVERSE:


Step 1

Find the Access Code for the country you’re calling from, CLICK HERE.

Step 2

If you’re calling from a hotel or office, make sure you have an outside line (In most cases, dial 0). Then dial the Access Code followed by 8000 REVERSE.

Step 3

A voice prompt will ask you to enter the number you wish to call, as well as record your name before dialling your requested number.

Step 4

If your call is accepted, you will be connected and the cost of the call will be charged to the recipient’s phone account. It's that simple! There is also a credit card option for payment.

Where is 8000 REVERSE available?

8000 REVERSE is available from most landline phones including home, office, hotel or payphones. Best of all, you wont need to use coins or phone cards to make that long distance call! * You can use 8000 REVERSE to call from all the popular travel destinations including USA, NZ, Australia, South Africa and the majority of European and Asian countries.

* Please note that some hotels may apply a surcharge and some payphones may require coins or a calling card to obtain a dial tone.

What is an ACCESS CODE?

Access Codes are the two or three digits dialled before 8000 REVERSE. For example, the Access Code for Germany is 00, and the Access Code for Canada is 001. For the full list of Access Codes see below...

Can't connect? Having trouble connecting to the UK via the REVERSE Access Codes? No problem! We've provided alternate numbers just in case you can't get through. For a full list of alternate numbers, CLICK HERE.


Ireland 00 8000 738 3773 or 1800 457017
United Kingdom 00 8000 738 3773 or 08000 738377

Call Charges for International Inbound Reverse Charge Calls

Call Charges for International Inbound Calls are as per those set by BT and as stated in the following BT website, Click Here