Local Netherlands Phone Numbers

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Prefixes in Amsterdam and Rotterdam among others - $2.95 per month

  • Choose from over 80 different local Dutch prefixes
  • Control the Netherlands phone number and send the calls where you want and when you want
  • Answer calls with VoIP and it's unlimited incoming minutes
  • Send the N.L. calls to SIP, VoIP, Asterisk , regular phone number or any combination using our phone system
  • Mobile NL (31-97) numbers are the only numbers with SMS enabled in the Netherlands

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Special Registration Requirements for the Netherlands

  • Acquiring a local, national, or toll-free virtual phone number in the Netherlands is an essential step in establishing a strong presence for your business. At FlyNumber, we've fine-tuned the registration process to be as efficient and straightforward as possible. These requirements usually come from the local government entity that provides phone numbers to the public.
  • Here's what you need to know for the registration process:
  • Local:
  • Name info: Please provide the official name of your company as registered in your country of origin, along with contact phone numbers.
  • Local address: We'll need a local address in the same area as the virtual number ordered.
  • National:
  • Name info: Please provide the official name of your company as registered in your country of origin, along with contact phone numbers.
  • National address info: We'll need a local address (anywhere) in the Netherlands.
  • Toll-free:
  • Name info: Please provide the official name of your company as registered in your country of origin, along with contact phone numbers.
  • Global address info: We'll need an address that can be located anywhere on planet earth.
  • After we receive all the necessary information, it typically takes 1-2 business days for us to process your order. Subsequent orders will be processed much faster once your first order has been approved.

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Netherlands Phone Number / VoIP FAQ's

What is a Netherlands virtual phone number?

A Netherlands virtual phone number is a telephone number associated with the Netherlands' dialing code, allowing you to receive calls from anywhere globally. It's an ideal solution for businesses and individuals looking to establish a local presence in the Netherlands without being physically located there. For a nominal monthly fee, you can maintain a consistent contact number while operating internationally, enjoying both cost-effectiveness and convenience.

How can I ensure the security of my VoIP calls with a Netherlands virtual phone number?

Securing your VoIP calls is vital when using virtual phone numbers. Strategies include employing strong passwords, encrypting calls, and keeping your software up to date. For an in-depth understanding of VoIP security, you can explore our blog post on combating SIP-based VoIP abuse.

Can I customize the incoming caller ID with my Netherlands virtual phone number?

Yes, our cloud PBX offers the ability to edit the caller-ID for incoming FlyNumber calls. This feature helps you distinguish between calls from different numbers. Learn more about this feature in our guide on customizing incoming caller ID.

What are the differences between Netherlands local, national, and mobile numbers?

Netherlands local numbers are tied to specific areas like Amsterdam, Rotterdam, and Utrecht. Setting up a local Netherlands virtual phone number requires a physical address in the same area. National numbers are usable anywhere within the Netherlands, requiring a physical address anywhere in the country. Mobile numbers are not geographically tied and can be used globally, requiring your passport or ID, address, and proof of address form.

How can I manage my business hours with my Netherlands virtual phone number?

Our cloud phone system includes time-based routing, allowing you to manage incoming calls according to your business hours in the Netherlands. You can send calls to voicemail after hours or route them differently on weekends.

What happens if I lose my Netherlands phone number and how do I get it back?

If you lose your Netherlands phone number, there are specific steps you can take to recover it. It's essential to act promptly and follow the guidelines to ensure the successful retrieval of your number.

Why should I choose FlyNumber for my virtual phone number needs in the Netherlands?

Choosing FlyNumber for your virtual phone number in the Netherlands offers several benefits, including ownership of the phone number, no hidden fees, and detailed call logs. We make phone service affordable and accessible for everyone, from entrepreneurs to those wanting to stay connected. Discover more insights on why more entrepreneurs should use SIP.

Can I set up an Interactive Voice Response (IVR) system with my Netherlands virtual phone number?

Yes, our cloud PBX enables you to set up an IVR system or call menu. Callers can interact with your phone system via the telephone keypad, being directed based on their choices. For a more effortless and fun way to configure your call flow, refer to our guide on our aesthetically pleasing PBX grid.

Can my Dutch virtual phone number be used to receive faxes?

Absolutely! With FlyNumber's Fax module, your Dutch virtual phone number can be equipped to handle incoming faxes. The faxes are converted into PDF files, and you have the choice of several delivery methods, such as Email, Dropbox, FTP, SFTP, Google Drive, or OneDrive. The support for G.711 pass-through and T.38 fax protocols ensures a seamless and paper-free faxing experience in the Netherlands.

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Every Netherlands Phone Number Comes with Three Core Options

  • 1. Route your Netherlands FlyNumber to any standard phone number
  • This is a fundamental FlyNumber feature that can be updated "on the fly" (pun intended) via your panel
  • There's no need for a PBX or phone system with this option
  • Whenever our system has to route calls to a standard phone number, a minimal per minute rate applies
  • Learn more about call forwarding

  • 2. Pair the FlyNumber with our cloud-based PBX
  • This is an optional feature. You can always revert to one of the other core options (1. Standard Phone or 3. Voip/SIP)
  • The cost is $14.95 a month, in addition to the price of the Netherlands phone number (displayed at the top of the page)
  • If you route to a standard phone number and/or make outgoing calls, a per minute rate is applicable
  • Features include IVR/Voice Menu, Call Recording, On-Hold/Queue, Time-based routing, SIP Accounts, Voicemail, and more
  • The PBX significantly enhances the core features (1. and 3.)
  • You can use the PBX to make outgoing calls with your virtual phone number
  • Learn more about the phone system

  • 3. Directly link the Netherlands virtual phone number to VoIP
  • This is a fundamental FlyNumber feature - link the Netherlands phone number to any SIP address (URI/host)
  • No PBX involved | Instantly update settings | Detailed logs (including failed attempts)
  • Using the SIP protocol (VoIP) may be the most efficient way to handle calls, as it involves the least number of "hops"
  • Your Netherlands FlyNumber is compatible with 3CX, Asterisk, FreePBX, FreeSwitch, and other VoIP solutions
  • There are no extra charges for receiving calls this way - Unlimited incoming minutes
  • Link your Netherlands DID phone number to one of our "easy setup" voip providers
  • Each FlyNumber includes 2 incoming channels (with the option to purchase more in the near future)
  • Learn more about using VoIP

Buy a Netherlands virtual phone number in 3 easy steps

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1.) Choose a country and city for your phone number

2.) How would you like to use the FlyNumber? (change this anytime)

3.) Configuration Options

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Porting Information for the Netherlands

  • Transitioning to FlyNumber in the Netherlands is a smooth and efficient process, typically taking between 7-14 days. You can port your existing Dutch local, national, mobile, or toll-free numbers to us, or if you're looking for a fresh start, you can sign up for a new number. Here's what you need to do:
  • Local and National Numbers:
  • 1.) FlyNumber will provide the necessary Letter of Authorization (LOA).
  • 2.) Submit your most recent invoice from the current provider.
  • 3.) Provide a number allocation document from the local regulator.
  • Mobile Number:
  • 1.) FlyNumber will provide the necessary LOA.
  • 2.) Submit your most recent invoice from the current provider.
  • 3.) Provide the PIN/Password from your current provider.
  • 4.) Provide a number allocation document from the local regulator.
  • Toll-Free Number:
  • 1.) FlyNumber will provide the necessary LOA.
  • 2.) Provide your address in the Netherlands where the number will be ported.
  • Start the process by ordering a FlyNumber in the Netherlands city where you plan to port a number. If your preferred city isn't available, choose the closest one. We'll replace the number as needed.
  • If you have any questions or need help with this process, don't hesitate to get in touch. We're committed to making your transition to FlyNumber as smooth as possible. Welcome aboard!

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Use cases for a Dutch virtual phone number

  • Do own a business in Holland? - an Authentic NL FlyNumber can be used anywhere
  • “Contact Us” page | Business cards | Storefronts | Advertising materiel | Online and offline forms
  • Whether it’s a wood working shop in Amsterdam or a tech startup in Delft - Use our phone system or your own solution
  • Perhaps you list apartments in Rotterdam or sell homes in The Hague? - Use a Dutch FlyNumber on your Funda posts
  • List on Marktplaats? Use a Dutch FlyNumber to keep your mobile phone number from being exposed
  • Privacy concerns in regards to your current Dutch mobile or landline? - Use FlyNumber as your “2nd” phone line - an app that runs independent of your current phone number/carrier
  • Looking for employment in the Netherlands? - Be professional and use a local NL number for potential employers to reach you on
  • Fly abroad and still receive your Dutch mobile calls - Before you travel, set your mobile phones’ “call forwarding” to an Netherlands FlyNumber - Control where the calls go via the cloud ( changes are applied instantly )
  • An uncle in Eindhoven? Perhaps a son in Utrecht ? - Get a local NL phone number for them to save in their phone contacts, now you’re easily reachable

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Technical info on Netherlands phone numbers

  • Country code:
  • The country code for the Netherlands is +31. When dialing a Dutch phone number from abroad, you will need to use this country code followed by the area code and the local number.
  • Area codes:
  • Dutch area codes consist of 2 to 3 digits, with larger cities typically having shorter area codes. The area code is preceded by a '0' when dialing domestically. Some examples of area codes are:
  • Amsterdam: 020
  • Rotterdam: 010
  • The Hague: 070
  • Utrecht: 030
  • Local numbers:
  • Dutch local numbers are typically 6 to 7 digits long, depending on the area code. When combined with the area code, the total length of a Dutch phone number, excluding the country code, is 10 digits.
  • Mobile numbers:
  • Mobile numbers in the Netherlands usually begin with the area codes 06 or 097, followed by a 7- or 8-digit local number. For example, a Dutch mobile number may look like 06-12345678 or 097-12345678.
  • Non-geographic numbers:
  • Some Dutch phone numbers are non-geographic, used for specific services like toll-free numbers, premium-rate numbers, and shared-cost numbers. These have a distinct area code and follow different rules. For example:
  • Toll-free numbers: 0800-XXXX
  • Premium-rate numbers: 0900-XXXX, 0906-XXXX, 0909-XXXX
  • Shared-cost numbers: 084-XXXXXX, 087-XXXXXX
  • Dialing format:
  • Domestic calls: 0 + Area code + Local number (e.g., 020-1234567)
  • International calls: +31 + Area code without the leading '0' + Local number (e.g., +31-20-1234567)
  • Number portability:
  • The Netherlands supports number portability, allowing users to retain their phone numbers when switching between landline and mobile service providers.
  • Note: Contact us directly for emergency service capability on your Netherlands FlyNumber, additional fee's apply.


  • Wasn't the internet supposed to make phone calls more affordable?
  • FlyNumber works great if you just launched a start-up and you're on a shoestring budget
  • Is your business already off the ground but you'd rather not spend hundreds of dollars a month on phone service?
  • We come from a "mom and pop" type background, rooted in the international diversity that is NYC. We understand business.
  • Buy multiple international local phone numbers and manage them all from your FlyNumber account

Family and friends

  • Stay in touch with family and friends by giving them a phone number "local to them"
  • For example you have friends or family in the U.S. but now live elsewhere, you can give them a US FlyNumber that forwards directly to your smartphone
  • Great for expats that want to stay in touch with friends and family from their hometown
  • Give family members who aren't tech-savvy an easy way to reach you no matter where you are
  • Grandma or Grandpa would love a simple local phone number they can dial that connects them to their loved ones

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Why choose FlyNumber?

  • You "own" the Netherlands phone number, you can port out if necessary
  • No obligations | Cancel anytime | Never any hidden fee's | No contracts
  • You're billed based on the phone number, not users or agents
  • Detailed call logs that you can export to CSV, we don't retain the logs past a certain point
  • Logs include multiple responses - Ok (connected), declined, timeout, internal server error, request terminated and more
  • Set a credit card/Paypal for recurring billing or add funds manually to your prepaid balance
  • Easily add multiple phone numbers to your account
  • Starting at $2.95 a month for U.S numbers as well as Canada, the U.K. and others

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