Iran Emergency Phone Numbers
Ten Important and Emergency Phone Numbers in Iran
The emergency and important phone numbers of your trip destination are among the most indispensible information that any traveler and tourist need to learn about before setting off on his or her journey. This doubles in importance when it comes to those who travel without being part of a tour or backpackers. Even if you are one of those people who travel on a tour and have confidence in their own tour guide, it is still better if you become familiar with the emergency numbers of your trip destination since you never know and you'd better be prepared for any unexpected incident. Most of the emergency calls are available to dial even without having a code or enough credit in your account. Of course, the phone number of the embassy of your own country is among those numbers that you better memorize just in case. In what follows, we have gathered a list of the most important emergency calls in Iran for you so that, if necessary, you would be able to refer to them to smoothen up your trip experience.
110 - Police will protect you
If you needed the help of the police during your trip to Iran, it would suffice to dial 110 on your dial pad to gain a direct access to the police emergency call operation. The number is free of charge you can even contact it in case of not having a SIM card in your phone.
125 - The Fire Fighters are always ready for the unexpected incidents
If during your trip, you found yourself in a situation in which you needed to be rescued, say, being stuck in an elevator, dial 125 and you will be put through to the fire department. This is a number free of charge and you can dial it even without having a SIM card in your phone.
115 - The Emergency Doctors will take care of your health problems
If you go through any serious health-related issues and needed immediate medical care, you have to dial 115. Paramedics and ambulance will arrive at your present location as quickly as possible. This number, too, is free of charge and can be dialed even by a phone without SIM card.
118 - Enquiring about important phone numbers
If during your trip you needed phone numbers related to tourist attractions, museums, transportation companies and offices, taxi agencies, embassy and the like, it would suffice to dial 118 on your dial pad so that the operator gives you the phone number you need. It is worth mentioning that this number, too, is free of charge and dialable even by a phone with no SIM card.
133 - Intra-urban transportation services with just one dial
If you need taxi to take you from one side of the city to another, you can dial 133. This number is, however, not free of charge and you need to have credit in your phone to dial it and also, it requires your phone to have a SIM card to be able to connect to it. Also, bear in mind that there are presently taxi-services in operation via relevant applications on smartphones in both capital and many of the other major cities throughout the country. So, by downloading and installing these taxi-detecting applications on your smartphone, you will be able to use them during your trip. snapp and tap30, however, are the best known and most popular companies providing such services in the area of virtual transportation and their applications can be easily and freely downloaded and used onto your phone.
134 - Weather broadcast
To learn about the climatic conditions is of great importance, especially for the nature-wonders. If, through your trip to Iran and the plannings that it entails, you found that you needed to learn about the climatic conditions, dial 134. This number is not, however, free of charge, and requires your phone to have both credit and SIM card to connect.
3333333 - The information-enquiry of the provinces
Imagine that you are in Shiraz, and want to check about the visit hours of water museum in Yazd. The best way, of course, is to refer to our website, destription.com and having trust in the information that this site has gathered for you. Nevertheless, if you are in a situation in which you do not have access to the internet and thus not able to refer to this website, then you need to take the following path alternatively: dial the code of the city in which you need to gain access to particular number on your mobile. Then immediately dial 3333333. In so doing, you will be put through to the information operator of that city and thus will be able to ask for the number you are after. This number, too, is not free of charge and requires your phone to have both credit and SIM card to be able to connect to it.
119 – The automatic time teller
This is the number of the automatic time teller which, given the fact that there are plenty of synchronizers on any smartphone these days, will not probably come handy. Yet, there is no harm in knowing it. If, during your trip, you ended up in a situation in which you did not know the time and date and wanted to learn about it, you can dial 119. This is a free number and you will not have to use credit to contact it.
139 - The information center of the train's departure and arrival
Many tourists who come to Iran prefer to take a train to the touristic areas of the country. If you dial 139, you will be able to enquire about the time of the departure of the trains. This number, however, is not free of charge and you need enough credit on your phone to make the call.
191 - Around-the-clock drugstores
The tourists who need a special kind of drug or medication, logically they fetch as much they will require before their trip in the sufficient time that they have as they plan the trip. however, in case that you find yourself in a situation in which you need an urgent need for certain medications or medical services, you can dial 191 on your mobile and thus gain access to the information related to the drugstores in operation around the clock. This number is not free of charge and your phone needs to have enough credit to connect to it.