Guilin Phone Numbers and Internet
Mobile reception is everywhere; there is every few telephone booth remaining. Convenience stands or stores still offer public phone service.
◎Regular Public Phone Rates
Local and domestic: 0.5RMB/min.
When you make a phone call to Guilin from abroad, first dial China country code +86, then area code 773 (except for the first number 0), finally dial the phone number you need to call.
For example: calling Guilin phone 0773-1234567. Dial +773-1234567.
◎How to call overseas from Guilin
First dial the country code, then area code(except for the first number 0), finally dial the phone number you need to call.
For example: calling USA phone (0703)1234567. Dial +0017031234567.
◎Cell phone Sim Card
China Mobile (most popular), China Union or China Telecom provide sim cards.
In case of an emergency, you will find these phones very useful.
First Aid Ambulance
Traffic Accident Report
Postal Code Enquiry
China Post EMS
The telephone operators might be able to only speak Chinese.
◎Some tips of dialing 110, 119 and 122:
1. If you need police attention, please dial 110 immediately. It is free of charge and you are legally allowed to borrow anyone's phone. If you don't know the street name, look around and for landmarks.
2. You should carefully explain your situation to the police and provide credible information.
3. You should leave the police with your name, address, hotel and the most reliable communication method with you.
Internet cafes can be found everywhere. Most cafes open 24/7, charge is about 2RMB/hour. Snacks and fast food is often served as well.