Home Phone service long-distance per-minute rates
With Videotron as your long-distance provider, you can make free calls to other Videotron subscribers (Home Phone, Mobility, and Softphone).
Canada and US long-distance calls
The current rate for long-distance calls to Canada and the United States is 40¢/minute.
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International long-distance calls
For international calls (except calls made to the United States), the per-minute rate depends on the country you’re calling.
Rates from other long-distance service providers supported by Videotron
Videotron’s rates are competitive. However, if you choose another long-distance provider, please check that their service is compatible with our network and equipment, as not all the alternative providers can offer their services on Videotron’s network.
Attention : If you do go with another long-distance provider, you will no longer be able to make free calls to other Videotron subscribers.
Frequently asked questions about long-distance calls with the Home Phone service
Every 10-digit call you make without entering “1” before the area code or “011” before the country code is considered a local call.
To find out if a call is local or long distance based on your local calling area, visit www.localcallingguide.com.
To use this feature, you must subscribe to the Call Waiting option and ask for a distinctive ringtone.
To enable or disable the long-distance calls distinctive ringtone:
- Pick up the handset and dial *49.
- Wait for the tone and hang up.