Staying connected with family and friends around the globe has never been more important—or more affordable, thanks to DU international call offer. Whether you’re calling from the UAE to India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, or beyond, DU has crafted a special offer that ensures you can catch up with loved ones without worrying about your wallet. This guide will walk you through everything you need to know to make the most of these offers, ensuring your conversations are long and your bills are short.

What DU International Call Offers

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DU’s international calling plan is straightforward and designed with the user in mind. For a mere 38 fils per minute (inclusive of 5% VAT), you can connect with family and friends in several countries across the globe. This rate comes with a nominal setup fee of only AED 1.05 (inclusive of 5% VAT) per call, making it one of the most competitive rates in the market.

Countries Covered

The special rate applies to calls made to the following countries:

  • Bangladesh
  • Indonesia
  • India
  • China
  • Pakistan
  • Nepal
  • Nigeria
  • Egypt
  • Iran
  • Afghanistan
  • Philippines

*Note: The Afghanistan offer includes networks like MTN, Roshan, Afghan Telecom, Wasel, and AWCC, but numbers starting with +93 78 are excluded.

Activating the Offer

Activating this offer is as easy as dialling *135*30# and pressing 1. There’s no charge for opting in, making it accessible for everyone with a DU prepaid line.

FAQs Addressed

1. What is the promotional rate for calling certain countries?

The rates are very affordable when you call countries included in our “Call Home For Less” promotion. You’ll be charged 38 fils per minute (including a 5% VAT) plus a one-time setup fee of AED 1.05 (including 5% VAT) for each call you make. Here’s an easy example: if you make a 7-minute call to India, it would cost you AED 2.64 (with VAT) for the call time plus AED 1.05 (with VAT) for the setup fee, totalling AED 3.69 (with VAT). The setup fee and the call charge are deducted from your More Time balance.

2. Is this promotional rate available at all times?

Yes, you can enjoy these rates 24/7, day or night.

3. Who can enjoy this promotional offer?

Anyone with a du prepaid line can take advantage of this promotion.

4. Where can I get more information about this promotion?

For detailed information, you can:

  1. Dial *135*7#
  2. Press 2 to learn more.

5. Can I use any credit wallet to make these promotional calls?

You can only use the credit from your More Time wallet for these promotional calls. If your More Time balance is less than AED 1.36 plus 5% VAT, you’ll need to recharge it to make calls at the promotional rate. Alternatively, you can opt out of the promotion and use the credit from other wallets, but standard rates will then apply.

6. What happens if my More Time balance runs out during a call?

The call will end if your More Time balance is depleted during a call to one of the promotional countries. You’ll receive an SMS reminder to recharge your More Time balance to continue enjoying the promotional rates or to opt out of the promotion if you prefer to use credit from other wallets.

7. Can I still make a call if my More Time balance is below AED 1.36 plus 5% VAT?

No, if your More Time balance is below this amount, your call will not be connected. You’ll be reminded via SMS to recharge your More Time wallet or to opt out of the promotion and use credit from other wallets.

8. How is the setup fee reflected in my statement?

The call setup fee will appear on your statement as part of the charges for the call’s first, second, and minute.

9. Can you opt out of “Call Home For Less”?

Yes, you can opt-out at any time by:

  1. Dialling *135*30#
  2. Pressing 3 to opt out.

This promotion is designed to make staying connected with loved ones in select countries easier and more affordable. If you have further questions or need assistance, please ask for support.

Making the Most of the DU International Call Offer

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To truly benefit from DU’s international call offers, follow these tips:

1. Keep an Eye on Your Balance

Ensure your More Time balance is sufficient before making a call. If your balance is low, you might be cut off mid-conversation. Recharge your More Time balance to continue enjoying DU’s competitive rates.

2. Understand the Charges

Suppose you make a 4-minute call to Indonesia; the total cost will be AED 3.62, which includes a setup charge of AED 1.05 and the minute charges. Knowing this helps you manage your call durations better.


DU’s international calling plans are revolutionising how we connect with family and friends overseas, providing a cost-effective solution for those aiming to maintain close ties without incurring hefty charges. By thoroughly exploring DU’s offers and tailoring your calling habits accordingly, you unlock the potential for limitless conversations across borders. This fosters stronger relationships and ensures you’re utilising your financial resources smartly. 

To fully benefit from what DU has to present, it’s crucial to comprehend the nuances of their plans. Wise management of your calling times and frequency can lead to significant savings, making every call more rewarding. Embrace this wonderful chance to bridge the distance with your loved ones. Here’s to making every conversation a joyful and affordable experience. Happy calling!

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