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Virtual Phone number in Panama

Have your own phone number in Panama 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 Panama 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 Panama 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 phone number in Panama here.



Different types of numbers

In Panama, there are two types of numbers that you can purchase as virtual phone numbers.

  • City numbers
    These phone numbers are related to a geographical area or city, such as 833 for Panama or 851 for David. Here are the different area codes in Panama.
  • Toll-free numbers
    These numbers are free for the caller to call – as long as they are calling from within Panama. Toll-free numbers start with 800. The owner of the phone number pays an extra per-minute fee for all calls received.



Who can buy a Panama phone number?

Anyone in the world can buy a Panama phone number. You do not need to be a Panama citizen 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.

Panama Toll-free numbers have special requirements from the local authorities. A specific form needs to be filled in and sent to the provider before Toll-free numbers can be assigned.
Details of the intended usage of the number need to be shared.



Try free

You can try a number in Panama 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 to you



What does it cost?

The cost of having a virtual Panama number is based on the following components.

  • Monthly cost
    From $6.99
  • Calls and call forwarding
    Costs as a local call.
  • Optional add-on services
    Voice response and call recording require that you have a paid plan (starts at $9.95 per user and month). This includes free calls, call forwarding, and free phone numbers.



Features of Panama virtual phone number

In essence, you can reap remarkable benefits from using a Panama virtual phone number. In this section, we delve deep into these features and share some essential details. Let’s kick things off by unpacking the concept of phone codes.


Panama Phone Code

It is important to understand that phone codes for Panama are essential when it comes to making international calls. Panama’s country phone code is +507. This specific code must be dialed prior to the local phone number, be it Panama City phone numbers or any other city, for anyone calling Panama from USA or any other part of the world.


Phone Numbers and Types

We offer Panama phone numbers in two types for your convenience. It’s a piece of cake to choose the one that suits your needs. First, City numbers are tied to a specific area or city in Panama.

Second, Toll-free numbers beginning with ‘800’ are free for callers from within Panama. It’s vital, nevertheless, to bear in mind that the cost burden is on the number owner, who pays an extra per-minute fee for all calls received. Your choice between these two types should be well thought out as different rules apply to each.


Cost of Calls

  • Local rates. The cost for making calls from your Panama number or for forwarding calls worldwide from it is equivalent to a regular local call.
  • Optional services. Of course, additional services, such as voice response or call recording, require a paid plan. This comes along with free calls, call forwarding, and free phone numbers. The amount for each plan starts at $9.95 per user per month.


SMS Unavailability

For those who might be wondering about the availability of SMS for the Panama phone numbers, we have straightforward news. SMS is not supported on any virtual numbers from Panama. It’s a slight snag but this feature not being present doesn’t take away from the overall usability of the service.


Call Answering

To answer incoming calls, you can forward all calls to your regular mobile phone number or a landline. This makes it easy as pie to manage your business calls. What’s more, you can decide whether the number of the caller or the virtual number they called appears on your screen. Efficient, isn’t it? And remember, call forwarding worldwide costs the same as a regular local call.


Call Making

Making calls from your virtual Panama phone number is a simple affair. With our free Android, iOS or web app, you can connect to anyone you want at local call rates. The person you call will see your number.


Subscription Options

When you subscribe to one of our Panama phone numbers, there are two options. You can choose one of our “all-inclusive” plans or pay for your subscription monthly, annually, or triennially. We want to emphasize that the longer your subscription – the lower the per-month cost.

We hope this detailed guide offers a crystal clear picture of the features of a Panama virtual phone number. It’s a small yet significant step to boost your business visibility.

So, bear these points in mind, and make an informed choice for your business communications needs.


Usage Limitations

You might be curious about any limitations or restrictions on using a virtual Panama phone number. To clear the air, there are different limitations depending on your subscription type. So it’s always vital to know the specifics involved for a seamless communication experience.


Practical Tip: Before you go snapping up the first virtual phone number you see, it’s wise to consider all your options. Weigh up the pros and cons and make an informed decision that will serve you well in the long run. We’re always here to guide you throughout this journey.


Benefits to be Gained

As we wrap up this deep dive into the features of Panama virtual phone numbers, let’s shed light on some of the key perks on offer. A virtual Panama number facilitates seamless communication for your business, allowing you to make and receive calls globally.

With our paid service, you can also enjoy additional features like voice response and call recording. These features can significantly streamline and simplify your business communications, thus saving time, money, and effort for you and your team.

With all the essentials covered in this section, we trust that you now have a better understanding of how our Panama virtual phone numbers function and why these features are not just nice but necessary for your business. Soak in these details, think it through, and let’s enhance your business communication together!


Answer calls

The easiest way to answer incoming calls to your Panama 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 – depending 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 virtual Panama phone 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 not supported on any virtual numbers from Panama.



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 to be 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 when you subscribe to a phone number from Panama.

  • 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.




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