The beauty of Planet Talk Instant is you are billed by your existing service provider, whether that's BT, Virgin, Vodafone – whoever normally charges you for phone calls.
There's nothing to set up. No time wasted. You can make cheap callls to friends and relatives straight away. All you need is the access number for your chosen call destination.
Call rates start from just 2p per minute and are billed by your service provider – all you need to do is dial the correct access number then dial your international destination and you are connected. You are billed by your phone provider for calling the original access number. Two easy steps… 1. Find your destination on our website rates tool. 2. Dial the access number shown and when prompted dial your destination in full E.G USA : 001 212 777 34546
There is no need to sign up! Planet Talk Instant allows you to make cheap international calls anytime with no account or pre-payment. Just find the correct 08 or 09 access number for your destination and dial whenever you want.
Once you have found the destination you wish to dial using our rates tool, next to the destination we display the per minute service charge for calls to the Planet Talk Instant access number, inclusive of VAT. Your phone company (landline or mobile provider) will also charge a per minute access charge for making the call Total cost for the call (as billed by your provider) = Access Charge + Service Charge Please note, the access charge for calls made from service providers may differ so please check with your provider before making a call if you are unsure what the total cost of the call will be.
Planet Talk Instant will not charge you any additional fee for using cheap international calls service. The pence per minute rate you see is the service charge for the service which you will pay in addition to the access charge levied by your provider. You do not pay Planet Talk you pay your provider for the 08 or 09 calls. Calls made from mobiles and other service providers may vary, so please check the access charge with your provider before making a call.
Planet Talk Instant will not send you a bill for the calls made. The calls will appear on your normal bill from your phone company (BT, Virgin Media, etc). If there is an international destination on your bill rather than the Planet Talk access number, this means that you have not dialled the Planet Talk access number first, so have not used the benefits of calling abroad cheaply with Planet Talk Instant.
Planet Talk Instant cannot overcharge you as the rate for this type of number is regulated by Ofcom, and you are billed by your provider (BT, Virgin Media, etc). If you believe your bill is incorrect then you should contact your phone company in this instance. We will be happy to help in any way we can with any issues regarding overcharging for your Planet Talk calls.
Our rates are closely monitored to make sure we bring you the cheapest, best quality, international calls around. Compare our international call rates to others, and see what you will be saving with Planet Talk.
No, Planet Talk Instant’s international call rates are the same 24/7. You can call whenever suites you at the same rate. Time difference will not affect your call when calling to India, Pakistan or any other destination.
No, you don’t have to wait for the voice prompt to finish. You can dial the full international number at any time to begin your international call.
Planet Talk Instant’s cheap international access numbers can be called from any UK mobile, but the total cost for the call to Planet Talk Instant’s access number may be higher from your mobile than from a landline. The cost depends on your mobile operator’s access charge for the Planet Talk Instant access number. Please check with your mobile operator before using Planet Talk if you are unsure of the access charge they apply for our access numbers.
Planet Talk Instant cheap international call access numbers are accessible from any UK phone, including payphones. However, calls from payphones may cost more than the price stated on this website, and normally incur a connection charge for the 0844 or 0871 access number
Planet Talk Instant access numbers can be used from most landlines including NTL:Telewest & Virgin Media. The Planet Talk Instant access numbers will appear on your NTL:Telewest or Virgin bill in the same way as if you were with BT. The charge for Planet Talk Instant access numbers should be the same no matter who your provider is, however, our low rates are only confirmed via BT and other providers rates may vary – if you are unsure of your providers charges for calling our cheap international calls access numbers please check before using the Planet Talk Instant service.
The Planet Talk Instant service is only available from the UK.
Planet Talk Instant is always trying to lower our cheap international rates. If we lower the rate to an international destination the access number changes. Each 0844 and 0871 access number has a rate attached to it so to change a rate to an international destination means to change the access number.
Some providers 'block' calls to our cheap international calls service, or simply haven't 'opened' them up on their network - you should contact your provider to find out more. If you dial a 4 digit number before making calls (like Planet Talk Account) then your provider may not allow calls to our cheap international calls access numbers. If this is the case then simply call the Planet Talk Instant access number without using this 4 digit number to connect to the service.
To help keep our costs down and maintain our cheap international rates we do not currently include a customer care number with our cheap international calls service, however we are confident our e-mail responses just as quick and effective. Drop us a line at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be glad to help.
Planet Talk Instant is devoted to ensuring cheap international calls are of excellent quality. We strive for your utmost satisfaction and hope that you will inform us of any problems with the service whether you’re making international calls from a mobile, or taking advantage of cheap international calls service for landlines. If you have any problems or questions about the service please contact us via email. During popular events networks can be busy; please try again. If you're calling a remote destination then sometimes it can take several attempts to connect to your destination, please remember you are charged from connection to the Planet Talk Instant cheap international calls service. If the destination you wish to call is not served by Planet Talk Instant then please email us and we will do our best to include this destination in our low rate service. email@example.com