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Italy 101 | Italy Prepaid SIM Cards, SIM Card Italy, International Calling Card for Italy, International Phone Card for Italy

Prepaid SIM Cards for International Travelers

Travelling to Italy? Save money on call charges while abroad
with your own Italian SIM card. Get your own Italian telephone
number and receive calls and texts from home for free, no
contract, no hidden charges!

Rent a Phone

As low as $18/week

Renting a phone for Italy is the perfect choice for casual travelers, as there's no obligation to keep the service active when you return. Cellular Abroad offers deluxe and standard phone models for rent.

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Purchase a Phone

Starting at $129

Buying a phone is a great way to stay in touch when you're traveling. This is the ideal solution for frequent travelers. This phone package offers everything you need for your trip to Italy.

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SIM Card Only

Starting at $19 to rent

Already have an international phone but want to take advantage of our inexpensive rates and great coverage? Cellular Abroad has made it simpler - you can rent or buy a SIM Card at great rates.

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» Activation

» Adding Credit

» Ordering by Phone

» Purchasing More Talk Time

» Adding More Talk Time

» Calling Rates

» Text Message Rates

» Roaming

» Service Life

» Cellular Coverage

» Customer Service



Customer Support

We're here to help

Order Line: 1-800-287-5072

Save 10% on all orders with discount code "Italy101"

Benefits of Italy101 SIM Card

A local Italian phone number

Unlimited FREE incoming calls in Italy

Your choice of unlocked GSM handset or rental phone

Outgoing local calls only $0.22 per minute

Outgoing international calls and SMS only $0.44 per minute

Free incoming SMS text messages

Includes initial talk time - Start making calls instantly!

No contract or bills

Customer support and credit available direct from the handset

Includes voice mail, text messaging, and more

SPECIAL OFFER: Save $10 with discount code "Italy101"

Further information


Snap out the SIM chip from the SIM card and insert the chip into your GSM Phone with the metal portion facing down as to make contact with the contact prongs.

  • Make sure the phone is charged and the menu settings are in English.
  • Default PIN number is 1111

How to Add Credit to your Prepaid Account

You may add talk time, while in Italy, simply by entering the 10-digit code on to your handset as per our instructions. Please note that as a convenience to our customers, all menus are in English.

To Order by Phone:

You can purchase additional recharge codes via phone whenever you need to add more call credits to your prepaid account. No need to ship you a card! Just call Cellular Abroad at 00-1-310-862-7100 and we can sell you as many recharge codes as you need. You may also dial toll-free from a landline 00-80036233333. We are open seven days a week. With your credit card on file and by correctly identifying yourself, we can process your order very quickly. With the extra code(s), you'll be able to add more minutes from anywhere in Italy at any time.

Save time by starting your stay in the Italy with an additional