Are 0800 numbers free to call on Sky Talk?

Are 0800 numbers free to call on Sky Talk?What are 0870 telephone numbers?

0870 numbers are a class of UK telephone number that always incurs a charge when called as they are classed as premium service numbers.  This means if you ring one, stay on the phone for as short a time as possible.

Cost of phoning 0870 numbers

There are two parts to the charge for a 0870 call.  The first is a service charge of up to 13p per minute that is charged by the company you are calling.  You also have to pay a per minute charge to your landline or mobile phone provider and mobiles normally have a higher cost than from landlines.  So, it is always best to use a landline to call these numbers.  Inclusive minutes don’t apply for 0870 numbers, so you will always be charged for them.

Maximum cost of phoning 0870 numbers

  • EE – monthly contract customers will pay a maximum of 63p per minute including 50p access charge and 13p service rate
  • O2 – monthly customers will pay a maximum of 68p per minute which is a 52p access charge and 13p service rate
  • Vodafone – monthly customers will pay a maximum of 68p per minute which is a 52p access charge and 13p service rate