To call Scotland from Canada, find the international access, country and local area codes, then dial the recipient's number starting with the appropriate codes. This process takes about five minutes and requires access to a telephone with international calling capabilities.
- Find the international access code
Identify the international access code, also known as the exit code, for dialing outside of Canada. In 2014, the exit code was 011.
- Identify the country and local area codes
Find the code for placing a call to the United Kingdom. In 2014, this code was 44. Also, find the local area code for Scotland, which was 131 in 2014.
- Dial the number
Dial the number, starting with the international access code, followed by the country code, followed by the local area code followed by the recipient's specific number.