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Calling Greenland from Canada

  • The exit code for Canada is 011
  • The country code for Denmark is 299
  • Dial 011 – 299 –  local number

 

Calling Canada from Greenland

  • The international code is 00
  • The country code for Canada is 1
  • Dial 00 – 1 – area code – local number

List of Canadian Area Codes

Province Code Province  Code
Alberta

403 / 587 (southern Alberta)

587 / 780 (central and northern Alberta)

Nunavut 867
BC

236 / 250 / 778 (majority of BC)

236 / 604 / 778 (Metro Vancouver)

Ontario

226 / 519 (southwestern Ontario)

249 / 705 (northeastern Ontario)

289 / 365 / 905 (Greater Toronto Area)

343 / 613 (eastern Ontario)

416 / 647 (Toronto)

807 (northwestern Ontario)

Manitoba 204 / 431 PEI 782 / 902
New  Brunswick 506 Quebec

418 / 581 (eastern Quebec)

438 / 514 (Montreal)

450 / 579 (Greater Montreal)

819 / 873 (remainder of Quebec)

Newfoundland and Labrador 709 Saskatchewan 306 / 639
Northwest Territories 867 Yukon 867
Nova Scotia 782 / 902    

 

Time Difference

Greenland's communities are split among four time zones, Qaanaaq follows North America's DST schedule and Danmarkshavn does not observe DST. The below table ignores Saskatchewan in the summer, which also does not observe DST, and Danmarkshavn.

Canadian Time Zone Greenland Time Zone

# of Hours Atlantic Time is Ahead (Western Greenland)

# of Hours Greenland Time is Ahead

# of Hours Eastern Greenland Time is Ahead

# of Hours Danmarkshavn and Faroe Islands Time is Ahead

Pacific (BC, Yukon) 4 hours 6 hours 7 hours 8 hours
Mountain (Alberta, western Nunvaut, Lloydminster, Saskatchewan) 3 hours 5 hours 6 hours 7 hours
Central (Manitoba, Northwest Territories, central Nunavut, northwestern Ontario, Saskatchewan*) 2 hours 4 hours 5 hours 6 hours
Eastern (most of Ontario, most of Quebec) 1 hours 3 hours 4 hours 5 hours
Atlantic (Labrador, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, PEI, eastern Quebec) Same Time Zone 2 hours 3 hours 4 hours
Newfoundland 0.5 behind 1.5 hours 2.5 hours 3.5 hours

 

Emergency Information for Canadians in Denmark

Canadian Diplomatic Missions in Greenland

Consulate of Canada in Nuuk

Tuapannguit 48
3900 Nuuk
Greenland

Postal Address
P.O. Box 1012, 3900 Nuuk

Telephone: (299) 31-1647 or (299) 55-3289
Fax: No Fax
E-mail: lpdaniel@greennet.gl
Website: No Website

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