Only $2.95 per month *

Experience Excel, Alabama like a local with a virtual phone number in area code 251.

Nestled in a charming community, Excel offers a blend of rich culture and small-town vibes.

Connect with Excel from anywhere using any device or software—your number, your way.

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  • Manage all your business calls during the Peanut Festival using our cloud-based PBG Phone System.
  • Connect with local Excel artists by forwarding calls to any mobile or landline with our call forwarding feature.
  • Keep your urban farm operations smooth with instant updates when you change settings for your virtual number.
  • Celebrate Excel High School games by routing calls based on time with our flexible scheduling options.
  • Stay connected to your community, route incoming calls to any SIP address using our other VoIP services.
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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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Can I get SMS on my Excel virtual phone number?

Yes, your Excel 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 Excel 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.

Can I use a FlyNumber to support my fishing gear shop in Excel, Alabama?

Absolutely! With a FlyNumber, potential customers from all over can reach your local fishing gear shop without the long-distance hassle. You can set up a call menu to direct calls to sales, support, or even the daily fishing report, enhancing customer interaction and boosting your local business presence.

How can I manage calls from my clients in Excel when I'm traveling for trade shows?

With FlyNumber, you can forward your calls to any mobile or landline worldwide. So, whether you're showcasing your products in Mobile or across the states, you don’t have to worry about missing important calls from back home. Plus, our cloud phone system updates are instant, so you can change your settings on-the-fly as your needs shift during your travels.

Can FlyNumber help if we need multiple lines for our family-run restaurant in Excel?

Definitely! You can manage multiple FlyNumbers under one account, making it perfect for handling different aspects of your restaurant business—from reservations to delivery. Each number can have its own unique settings, ensuring that calls go exactly where they need to for efficient operation.

Is it possible to route calls based on the time of day to our flower shop in Excel?

Yes, it is! Our cloud-based PBX phone system allows you to route phone calls based on day and/or time. This feature is perfect for your flower shop as it ensures that calls during after-hours can be directed to a voicemail or an emergency contact, so no request for those last-minute anniversary flowers goes unanswered.

How can FlyNumber support local festivities in Excel, like our annual Peanut Festival, with communication needs?

FlyNumber can be a great asset during Excel’s Peanut Festival or any local event. Utilize our call menu options to direct callers to information about festival dates, ticket sales, or volunteer opportunities. Also, take advantage of call forwarding to keep organizers connected, whether they’re at the event site or out gathering supplies.

Will using a FlyNumber allow us to keep our existing local Excel phone number?

Yes, you can keep your existing local number by porting it over to FlyNumber. This way, your business maintains its current number, ensuring your local customers can continue to reach you just as they always have, while also benefiting from all the flexibility and features of our VoIP services.

Local info you may want to know

Excel, Alabama, might be small, but it’s mighty in community spirit. With a population just over 700, it's tight-knit and growing.

Ideal for businesses looking to establish a personal connection with residents. This Monroe County town isn’t just about numbers; it’s about connectivity.

Despite its size, Excel features a median household income above the state average, making it an attractive spot for new ventures. Surprisingly, Excel is a hub for education in the area, home to Excel High School, which serves as a cornerstone for local families.

A local number here ties businesses directly into the community fabric.

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A genuine Excel US phone number

In the quaint town of Excel, Alabama, you can connect locally using the 251 area code, which covers the southwestern parts of the state, including Mobile and Monroeville, home to the legendary author Harper Lee.

When dialing, ensure to use the format 1 + 251 + local number, a standard procedure that taps into a rich tapestry of Southern culture and connectivity.

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Other cities that may tickle your fancy

  • Monroeville, literary capital, now connects globally with FlyNumber's versatile call forwarding.
  • Atmore, vibrant with cultural festivals, ideal for local FlyNumber businesses reaching worldwide.
  • Brewton's rich heritage and annual Blueberry Festival, enhanced by reliable VoIP solutions from FlyNumber.
  • Montgomery, steeped in history, streamlines modern communication with FlyNumber's cloud-based PBX system.
  • Mobile, bustling port city, uses FlyNumber to manage calls efficiently, boosting local enterprises.
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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 Excel phone number.

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Forward to any regular phone number

For an additional low per min rate, you can forward the Excel 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 Excel 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 a local phone number to reach you on
  • Use the Excel, US 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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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 minutes when you answer with VoIP.

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