International & Long-Distance Calling

Frequently asked questions

Find answers to common TracFone questions.

All of the TracFone plans, except for the Unlimited Talk & Text plans include basic long distance to select destinations. Click here and select "BASIC INTERNATIONAL" for details.

Once you activate the phone, the Long Distance service is automatic.

Yes. You can call over 100 international destinations for the same price as any other call. To learn more about International Calling, click here.

No, Puerto Rico is not considered an international location because it's a US territory.

With the $10 Global Calling Card§ you can call destinations not included with Basic International. Simply keep your service active and you can add as many cards as you'd like at any time. Read more.

How it works


1. Keep (or switch!) your phone


2. Activate your service


3. Refill your service