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00 ( zero zero ) is the International Access ( Dial ) Code you use to call overseas from 'within' Austria.
43 ( four three ) is the International country code of Austria.
(if you call from USA you need 011 43) then comes the area code without the leading zero, if you are in Austria you dial the leading zero
Mobile Phones Numbers
starts with 06
here the major companies 0699 ONE and YESS, T-MOBILE 0676, TELERING 0650, A1 0664
If you dial from outside Austria you don´t dial the Zero
Search for a number
you can use this online one
If you search for a specific name or number you can use the herold
Name = Last Name, Vorname = First Name, WO= City or postal code , Strasse = street
or choose the official yellow ones
Public phones (over 200 in Vienna) run by Telekom
you can reach the emergency numbers 122 (Fire department) 133 (Police) 144 (Ambulanz) for free
You pay either with cash (coins) or a prepaid card, which can be purchased in the post office, tobacco shops (trafiken) etc
A call to a normal telephone number costs around 15 cents per minute; a call to a mobile number between 40 to 50 cents a minute
Some newer ones offer the possbility for internet.
Renting a mobile phone or a SIM Card is not common in Vienna.