A Guide to UK Virtual Numbers
- Land Line
Begin 441xx or 442xx. Local Reach Only. Messages are in bundle from all UK mainland networks. These Numbers are both Voice and SMS enabled. Inbound SMS from the Channel Islands is not supported
- Jersey Mobile
Begin 447937xx. Managed International Reach. Messages are in bundle from some UK mainland networks but not all. See details here.
- EE Mobile
Begin 447507xx. International Reach is likely but not guaranteed. Inbound Messages are in Bundle from the main UK mainland MNOs. Inbound SMS from the Channel Islands is not supported
- Tismi Mobile
Begin 447520xx/447418xx/447451xx/447441xx. International Reach is less likely than other number ranges. Inbound messages are in bundle from UK mainland networks and these numbers are both Voice and SMS enabled. Inbound SMS from the Channel Islands is not supported
Nexmo offers various options with regards to UK Virtual Numbers. Each has a distinctive feature set so you can enable the numbers you feel are most suited to your needs.
NB: Please note that currently Nexmo Virtual Numbers Land Line, Jersey and EE cannot be reached by Sky UK Limited subscribers.