Directory assistance on a Verizon phone allows a user to dial 411 to locate a local or national telephone number, name, address or published listing anywhere in the United States. The city, state and listed name must be provided to obtain a phone number.
Directory assistance charges may be applied, and they vary by state. Verizon directory assistance uses both live and automated operators. Businesses can be located by heading, industry or type of business along with the city and state. To perform a reverse number search, provide the city and state. Get area codes of specific cities by providing the city and state.