Buy new phone numbers for your SIP trunk
You can buy one or more local phone numbers worldwide for your SIP trunk, in any city or country of choice.
All your phone numbers share the your SIP trunk’s capacity for inbound calls – regardless if the numbers are in the same or different countries.
The numbers can also be used for making outbound calls.
You have the following options when buying numbers:
- Buy via the customer portal
Buy numbers in any country or city of choice via our web app. See instructions below.
- Phone number packages
Phone number packages are available by continent, region and globally – making it easy for you to get a geographical coverage in one go. See the available phone number packages and see if there is a package that suits your needs. Contact us and we will set everything set up for you.
- Gold numbers
If you need a number that is good looking or easy to remember, contact us and we will perform a manual search for Gold numbers ($50 per number).
- Number series
If you need 10 or 100-series of phone numbers, contact us.
- Buy via our API
If you want to automate the ordering and configuration of new phone numbers, this can be done via our API.
Buying numbers via the customer portal
Here is a short video that gives you an overview for how to buy new phone numbers for your SIP trunk and what the configuration options for numbers are.
Click on the “+” sign on the Phone numbers page in the the Web app and then select a country in the list that follows.
In this view you have the following information and options.
You can select another country from the first drop down list.
- City or number type
In the second menu you can select among all available number types in the country, such as toll free numbers, National numbers and city numbers.
As some numbers may only be available to local residents and companies, we show a text recommending what number type to get if you live elsewhere, and what number types that are available free for web site or free with Premium.
- List of numbers available
The cost per month is shown together with set up cost and per minute cost for inbound calls (call forwarding is not included). Click on a number to get more details.
You can use the filter option above the list to filter the view.
- Billing cycle
Select how long subscription you want. The longer the cheaper per month. Please note that the entire subscription period is charged in advance.
- Number types
Each company that also uses our free chat function for web sites is entitled to get 1 free phone number. You can filter to only show numbers that are Free for website. You can also filter on numbers that are available for a free trial.
Add as many numbers as you want to the cart, and then check out. If you are selecting numbers that are not free, and do not have sufficient with funds in your Sonetel prepaid account, you will be asked to refill your prepaid account as part of the checkout process.