Only $2.95 per month *

Amherst, Nova Scotia, with its rich history and vibrant community of around 9,500 residents, can now be at your fingertips with a local 902 area code. Connect using any device or software, whether you’re embracing the town's cultural charm or expanding your business presence.

Use any device or software

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Text messages (SMS) are forwarded to the email on file free of charge.

Any device can be used to make and receive calls with your FlyNumber.

  • iOS or Android smartphone
  • Mac, PC, or Linux computer
  • Desktop office phone
  • Any regular phone (a phone number)
  • 3rd party VoIP solutions
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A genuine Amherst CA phone number

Amherst, Nova Scotia, located in the 902 area code, was one of the first regions in Canada to adopt the 10-digit dialing format, reflecting its early adoption of modern telecommunications.

Fun fact: the 902 area code also covers all of Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island, making it one of the few codes to span two provinces.

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Local presence with global essence

Having a local phone number with area code 902 in Amherst, Nova Scotia makes it easier for local callers to reach you, boosting trust and encouraging more engagement.

Studies show that businesses using local numbers see a 33% increase in customer response rates, all while you manage calls from anywhere on any device or software.

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Unlimited incoming

When you answer phone calls with VoIP, or in other words the internet - it's free unlimited incoming minutes.

This is included in the price of the Amherst phone number.

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Forward to any regular phone number

For an additional low per min rate, you can forward the Amherst FlyNumber calls to any regular phone number in the world.

Use our phone system (optional) for increased flexibility:

  • To multiple phone numbers (up to 3)
  • Based on day of the week and/or time
  • Forward to phone number as backup to VoIP
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Use cases

Over the years we've seen our FlyNumbers used in a multitude of ways:

  • Use the Amherst number as a 2nd phone line/phone number
  • Anonymize your personal mobile phone number
  • Separate business and personal calls
  • For your "Contact Us" page
  • Give friends/family in a local phone number to reach you
  • Use the Amherst, CA FlyNumber for applications or forms (both online and offline)
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Optional Cloud Phone System

Configure your call flow with our intuitive "drag and drop" grid canvas

  • Call menu / IVR
  • Time/Day based routing
  • Route based on caller-ID
  • Forward to multiple destinations (Phone numbers and/or VoIP)
  • Call Queue
  • Much more...
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Check out our full coverage of Canada cities here.

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FAQ’s

How do I get a local Amherst CA virtual phone number?

Easy, just sign up here and choose how you'd like to use the Amherst FlyNumber (you can change the settings anytime via your panel).

Can I get SMS on my Amherst virtual phone number?

Yes, your Amherst FlyNumber will come with SMS capabilities. The text message will be forwarded to the email on file free of charge. Full list of SMS enabled numbers here.

Can I use my Amherst virtual number for 2FA or other verification services?

This really depends on the company/service sending the SMS to the FlyNumber; it's up to them to actually send the text. We can't guarantee 2FA or short code SMS will work. Texts from regular mobile phones should work fine though.

How do I receive free unlimited calls with my Amherst local phone number?

You'll want to use whats called a VoIP softphone (aka SIP application) - there are many free (and paid) ones available on iOS or Android.

Check out this blog post for more details.

You can also use a 3rd party VoiP solution.

Can I forward my Amherst FlyNumber to a regular phone number?

Yes, you can forward any FlyNumber to a standard phone number from anywhere in the world for a low per min rate.

Please note this blog post if you anticipate blocked or anonymous caller-ID's calling your FlyNumber (while it forwards to a regular phone number).

Is it possible to port an existing Amherst phone number to FlyNumber?

Generally speaking yes however we ask you to open a ticket or send us an email with the full phone number to confirm, it can take a couple of days to a week or 2 depending on the country.


Pay per phone number, not per user

No Setup fees.

Never any contracts or obligations, cancel anytime.

Set up a recurring subscription or add funds to your account manually.

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*Monthly price for the number includes unlimited incoming and SMS to email.

Additional rates apply when you forward to a regular phone number, make outgoing calls and/or use our internal cloud phone system.