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Virtual phone number in Sweden

Have your own phone number in Sweden for a few dollars per month. Incoming calls can be forwarded anywhere worldwide at the cost of a local call.

In this article we will explain how it works and how you can get a virtual phone number in Sweden now.


A virtual number is a real phone number

A virtual phone number is actually a normal, real phone number. The only difference is that a virtual number isn’t connected to any physical phone line or to any SIM-card.

You can make and answer calls with free apps for Android and iOS or your laptop.

People calling your Swedish virtual phone number will have the same experience as if calling a regular local number.

When you make calls from your number – people you call will see your number before answering.

You can get your Swedish phone number here.




Different types of numbers

In Sweden there are four types of numbers that you can purchase as virtual phone numbers.

  • City numbers
    These phone numbers are related to a city, such as (08) for Stockholm or (031) for Gothenburg. There are many area codes in Sweden.
  • National numbers
    These numbers are not related to any city and are mainly used by businesses. National numbers start with (010). 
  • Mobile numbers
    Regular mobile numbers – but not connected to a SIM card.
  • Toll free numbers
    These numbers are free for the caller to call – as long as they are calling from within Sweden. Toll-free numbers start with 020. The owner of the phone number pays an extra per-minute fee for all calls received.




Who can buy a Swedish phone number?

Anyone in the world can buy a phone number in Sweden. You do not need to be a citizen of Sweden or live there to buy one.

We are required by our providers to know who our subscribers are. Due to this, you are required to submit your address – anywhere in the world – and an ID-number.  In some cases, you may be asked to provide proof of address and ID.



Try free

You can try a Swedish number for a couple of days for free by starting a free trial now. If you like the way it works, you can keep it.

If you take no action, the number will be removed automatically and there is no cost for you



What does it cost?

The cost for having a virtual Swedish phone number is based on the following components.

  • Monthly cost
    From $2.49
  • Calls and call forwarding
    Costs as a local call
  • Optional add on services
    Voice response, call recording requires that you have a paid plan (starts at $9.95 per user and month). This includes free calls, call forwarding and free phone numbers.



Answer calls

The easiest way to answer incoming calls to your Swedish phone number is to forward all calls to your regular mobile phone number or to a landline number.

When you receive a forwarded call, you can see the number of the caller – or the virtual number they called – dependent on your settings.

Call forwarding worldwide costs like a regular local call.

There are many other options available for call forwarding, such as answering calls with voice response, sending calls to team members etc.



Make calls

You can make calls from your Swedish number by using our free Android , iOS or web app. You can import your regular mobile contacts into the app and call anyone you know with a click.

The person you call can see your number. You can chose if you want to show one of your Sonetel numbers or your regular mobile number.

You will be charged local call rates for the calls you make.





SMS is supported on mobile number. Other types of numbers do not support SMS. You will get incoming SMS delivered by email to your email address.

You cannot send SMS. This is not yet supported.



Voice response

If you want to add voice response to your phone number (“For sales, press one…”.) you need to have a paid plan. This gives you access to the “Voice apps”.

You can easily create menus for callers, announcements or voicemail boxes.

Text-to-speech can be used to create the messages to be played to callers. Simply type in the message you want converted into an audio message. You can also upload audio files or record new messages with your phone.



Call recording

Call recording is available if you have a paid plan.

Only use call recording if you can do it without breaking any laws in the country of the phone number, or in the countries where you – and the person you are talking to – is in.




Subscription options

Here are the options.

  • Free with Plans
    Premium and Business are optional “all-inclusive” plans that are charged per user and month. They include free phone numbers for every user in your team.
  • Pay for it
    You can subscribe with monthly renewal, or 1-year or 3-years. The longer the subscription – the lower the monthly cost. You pay in advance for the entire subscription period. You can turn off auto-renewal whenever you want.


Are there any limitations?

Yes, there are different limitations, depending on what type of subscription you have.


Advantages of Having Sonetel’s Business Phone Number in Sweden

As an entrepreneur or small business in this digital age, a virtual phone service such as Sonetel’s can significantly improve your professional image. Before we dive into the details, it’s important to understand the relevance of these services. Regardless of where you are in the world, possessing a Swedish phone number will unlock access to Swedish markets. It’s a highly cost-effective and smart business decision.

In this section, we will look at why Sonetel’s Sweden virtual phone number can be so beneficial for your business.


Worldwide Accessibility

Often, customers prefer to engage with businesses that appear to be local. With a Sweden mobile number or landline number Sweden, it becomes easy for your business to have a locally recognized presence. This is regardless of where your business actually operates.

Our Swedish mobile phone numbers give businesses an easily recognizable local identity. This aids in building trust and credibility with Swedish clients. Sweden’s mobile number code is also recognizable by local customers, amplifying your professional image.


No Mobile Hardware Necessity

No need for any physical SIM cards. With a Sverige phone number, you can use our robust platform to manage all your business calls digitally. Your team can make and receive calls from anywhere using only their existing mobile devices or laptops.


Flexibility and Scalability

Flexible and scalable, our phone numbers grow as your business expands. Add numbers as you expand without any inconvenience.


SMS and Voice Response

SMS services are also supported on Sonetel’s Sweden’s phone number. However, sending SMS is not a current feature. We provide voice responses too, which can be utilized to guide callers through various options and departments.


Call Recording

An important consideration with any form of communication is ensuring transparency. Sonetel’s call recording feature aims to provide an extra layer of security. It’s wise to be aware of the legal restrictions of call recording and operate within them.



Traditional international calling can lead to exorbitant bills. In contrast, Sonetel’s Swedish telephone numbers allow for cost-effective calling with the same quality of service.


Try Before Buying

We don’t want you to misstep with this service before you’ve had a chance to try it. To assure you and provide an opportunity to experience the quality, we offer a trial period. You can use and access all the services for free during this trial period. If you are not satisfied, the number will be removed, and you will not be charged.

Our primary goal is to provide you with quality service without any hassle. Possessing a Swedish virtual business number can empower your business activities and market presence in Sweden. It is a practical, cost-effective way to make your mark in your desired market. Trust Sonetel to provide you with a professional and efficient communication solution for your global business needs.




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