Your phone number is printed on the SIM envelope. it’s the number to the right of GSM:
(876) is the area code, the other SEVEN digits are the number XXX-XXXX
To call the number above from the USA or Canada, I would dial 1-876 566 3253 or from Europe - 001-876 566 3253.
To place a local call in Jamaica: Dial 876 + area code + phone number
To place an international call from Jamaica: Dial 00 + country code + area code + phone number. For example - to call The Hilton London Kensington Hotel in the UK, dial 00-44-20 7603 3355
To place a call from Jamaica to the USA: Dial 1 + (area code) + phone number. For example - to call MRSIMCARD, dial 1 703-9532272
Incoming calls and text messages - UNLIMITED FREE.
Local calls - $2.95JMD to other Digicel, $4.00JMD to other Jamaican Carriers.
International calls - $2.95JMD (Get the 2.95 Plan).
Local text - $3.00JMD ($0.03USD).
International text - $6.00JMD ($0.06USD (See Digicel Tariff).
Prepaid Data Plans 4G
Digicel now offers three new types of data plans which will allow customers to access data services with even more Value! These plans have been rebranded as the Starter, Starter Plus and Data Max, each with specific functionalities.
The Starter plan provides data service.
The Starter Plus plan includes unlimited access to F.I.T (Facebook, Instagram and Twitter).
The Data Max plan allows tethering / Hotspot.
1 day / 40MB / $40JMD ---(*143*52#)
2 days / 200MB / $100JMD ---(*143*54#)
7 days / 1Gb / $600JMD ---(*143*56#)
Starter Plus Plan:
1 day / 40MB / $50JMD ---(*143*53#)
2 days / 200MB / $120JMD ---(*143*55#)
7 days / 1Gb / $650JMD ---(*143*57#)
Data Max Plan:
30 days / 2GB / $1750JMD ---(*143*58#)
30 days / 3GB / $2250JMD ---(*143*59#)
30 days / 3GB / $2250JMD ---(*143*60#)
Dial *147# SEND to initiate Prepaid Data plan and *147# to initiate a Prepaid Blackberry Data plan upon arrival in Jamaica. The appropriate amount will be deducted from the balance loaded on your line. To check your data balance on a 4G Prepaid Mobile Smartphone plan, dial *120*9#. TOPUP HERE
Digicel International Plan
The Digicel International Call Plan is an offer that will allow customers to have free bundled minutes that may be used to call select international numbers. Enjoy bundled minutes and reduced rates to mobile and landline numbers in the USA, Canada, China, India and landlines only in the UK and Spain. The International Call Plan is valid 30 days. The feature pricing is below and is paid for by deducting the appropriate amount from the balance on your line. TOPUP HERE
$1000JMD ($12USD) / 800 Mins
$1250JMD($15USD) / 1000 Mins
To activate Intl Call Plan 1250 at a cost of $1250 dial *134*1250#. To activate Intl Call Plan 1000 at a cost of $1000 dial *134*1000#
|ROAM LIKE YOU'RE HOME ALLOTMENT|
Roam like You’re Home” is a service which allow all Digicel’s subscribers to opt in to a specialized rate plan applicable while roaming in the USA, Canada and Digicel countries for a limited time (3,7,14,30 days). Pay one flat rate to access local rates for Voice, SMS and Data while roaming in the USA only on the AT&T or T-Mobile networks and in the Caribbean on the Digicel network. Plans are available for 3,7,14,30 days.
Customers traveling to Caribbean territories except *Guyana , will benefit from the Roam like You’re Home rates as if they were still in Jamaica. RLYH is available in the following Digicel countries: Anguilla, Grenada, Antigua & Barbuda, Guadeloupe, Aruba, Haiti, Barbados, Martinique, Bermuda, Panama, Bonaire, St Kitts & Nevis, British Virgin Islands, St Lucia, Cayman*, St Vincent, Curacao, Suriname, Dominica, Trinidad and Tobago, El Salvador, Turks & Caicos, French Guyana.
RLYH is a sweet deal if your are traveling the Eastern Caribbean on a sailboat and need cheap service from island to island. Once you sign up for the (30 day plan for example) - it costs J$2000/USD$17. That gets you 30 mins talk, 30 outgoing sms and 30MB data for 30 days. It also gets you free incoming calls and text messages in the USA and the 22 Digicel Caribbean islands. Clls back to the USA are $0.15/min and texts are $0.06/msg. It also gets you data on Digicel at J$25/USD$0.21/MB. Yes thats 21 cents per MB in the Caribbean.
Incoming calls and text messages - UNLIMITED FREE.
Calls to Jamaica - J$10.49
Calls to Digicel Caribbean - J$15.50
Calls to Caribbean other networks - J$18.25
Calls within the USA - J$18.25
Calls to Anywhere outside the USA - J$18.25
Calls to the USA - J$18.25/min (USD$0.15/min)
Calls to Haiti/Guyana - J$30.50
Calls to Cuba - J$90.50
Send a text to Jamaica - $2.00JMD ($0.03USD).
International text (USA/World) - $6.00JMD ($0.06USD
Data rate J$25/MB
1. Order Sim and advise us your arrival date in Jamaica.
2. We will activate the line 2 days before your arrival by adding money to it.
3. Arrive Jamaica. Insert the sim. Power cycle the the phone.
4. If you have a data plan dial *136*400# OR *143*400# and "Send" to start data subscription
6. Follow the on screen menu to complete data subscription
7. Set the APN to "web.digiceljamaica.com" only after confirming data subscription.
Bikram Yoga Jamaica
Take a Bikram Class at Jamaica's premier Bikram Yoga Studio -(+1-876-622-4518). Yolande has brought world famous Bikram Yoga to Jamaica. Her state of the art Yoga Studio is located in Kingston. BYJ is the place to take yoga in Jamaica They are offer classes, and the Bikram Jamaica Yoga Getaway for a select number of international guests. They can arrange Hotel Pickup. This is a "Must Do". Her Yoga retreats will blow your Yoga Mind!
To check your balance - Dial *120# and press call. To check sim expiration - Dial *124# and press call. To display your mobile number - Dial *129# and press call.
Dial 123 or 380-0000 and press SEND.
If you have already set up your voicemail you will hear "Welcome to the message centre please enter your passcode".
When you log in for the first time, you will be guided by a New User Tutorial (NUT) to record a personalized greeting and create a password for your new mailbox.".
Customer care is offered via a local number 1 876 380 7626. Customer service is of course multi-lingual. From the mobile - dial 100 from your mobile for English language support.
The main emergency number is 119 or 911 (police), they can put you in touch with the appropriate authorities for any situation.
876-906-9674: Office Of Disaster Preparedness & Emergency Mgmt (ODPEM)
911: Fire Brigade
US Embassy in Kingston
During normal business hours, Monday through Friday from 7:15am to 4:00pm, American Citizen Services in Kingston can be reached at +1-(876) 702-6450.
For after-hours help, the U.S. Embassy in Kingston can be contacted 24 hours a day at +1-(876) 702-6000. Press 0 to report an emergency.
British Embassy in Kingston
Contact us in an Emergency Jamaica: (+1 876) 9360700; Bahamas: (+1 242) 2256033