Skype to Skype calls are free – but to call a mobile or landline from Skype, you need a little Skype Credit or a subscription.
The price you pay depends on the country you’re calling to, not the country you’re calling from.
Are incoming Skype calls free?
Skype to Skype calls are free anywhere in the world. You can use Skype on a computer, mobile phone or tablet*. If you are both using Skype, the call is completely free. Users only need to pay when using premium features like voice mail, SMS texts or making calls to a landline, cell or outside of Skype.
How much does it cost to receive a Skype call?
The rates depend on the destination you’re calling. In addition, Skype charges a connection fee for landline-phone calls that ranges between 5 cents and 9 cents per call.
Can I receive calls on my Skype number?
Yes, with a Skype Number, people can call you from a landline or mobile, and you can pick up the call on Skype. It’s great if you have friends, family or colleagues who don’t use Skype, as they can simply dial your Skype Number to get in touch with you. Learn more about Skype Numbers or get a Skype Number now.
How do you use Skype and is it free?
Calling Skype contacts on Skype is always free – but to call a mobile phone or landline through Skype requires Skype Credit or a subscription.
- Find the person you want to call from your Contacts list.
- Select the contact you want to call, and then select the audio , or video button.