Sim Card While Visiting Iran
becoming a hot new tourist destination. We have constantly receiving
questions about how to have mobile phone service on the go the
cheapest way in Iran? There is a few options for travelers to keep in
touch with Family, Friends or even Social Media on the go the cheap
simcard are resemble in Iran so you don't need to use roaming
services, also mobile Internet works fine within the populated areas.
Just remember to put your mobile phone into Airplane Mode when you
don't need it, or you will be receiving an extremely high phone bill
which may cost more than your vacation.
Sim Cards in Iran
easily buy a MTN IRANCELL SIM card for USD5 (with 1GB data) at the
very first moments you arrive at Imam Khomeini International Airport.
Internet speed is almost H+, 3G, or 4G. So you can check your emails,
social network accounts, download files etc.
only thing you need to do is to show your passport.
activating your SIM Card, you can use internet services easily with
registration process is tedious and might take easily over a minute.
your passport and… that's it!
cost of calls and texts is reasonable and phone top-ups can be easily
purchased from convenience shops anywhere in Iran.
recommend you to use MTN Irancell which is the second largest mobile
phone network operator of Iran.
offer Prepaid, Postpaid and the Mobile data (3G and 4G). You can get
an Irancell sim right at the airport on arrival.
Internet is widely available, though be aware that some sites may be
blocked and the connection may not be very fast.
generally have Wi-Fi and in most towns and cities it will be
reasonably easy to find cheap internet access.
smaller hotels in Iran still have a fax machine as opposed to email
or a website. In this book we supply a fax number when there is no
email address or website available.