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Best sim card to buy in London

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Best sim card to buy in London

My daughter and her cousin, both 20 will be traveling to London on May 21st for a 10 day stay. Can someone please let us know what to expect as far as cost for a sim card for an iphone and what you get. They will need talk, text and maybe around 2-3 gb of data. Thank you

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1. Re: Best sim card to buy in London

www.carphonewarehouse.com and www.three.co.uk

You can check their prices online and also use their store locator

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I'm a little cnfused on how the sim card works in London. I know the phone needs to be unlocked. Is it as simple as find a place that sells sim cards and get the amount of data, talk and text that you want? I'm trying to figure this out before my daughter leaves for London and hoping it's not too expensive. Our current carriers cheapest plan for international is 10 a day and that uses our shared data. $100 for 10 days seems excessive. Thanks

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3. Re: Best sim card to buy in London

As already stated you can look online and find what deal might suit.

Then you go and get the SIM put it in the phone and it works.

It really should be that simple.

You will now have a new UK phone number for the duration of the time you keep that SIM.

Once finished you replace your old home SIM.

If you use Whatsapp you will need to reregister as their service is tied to the phone number. Remember to back up the chats first if you want to keep a history of them.

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