Toll free numbers are extremely popular for businesses because it allows their customers to call them without being charged.
However, the business or individual that owns the Toll Free number is charged for it instead. Because of their popularity, we’re often asked about the costs associated with these types of phone numbers. The prices vary based on a few factors including the country it’s specified for and the type of plan you choose. Because of that, we’ll use this article to explain the costs associated with Germany Toll Free numbers.
Germany Toll Free Numbers
Germany Toll Free numbers are one of the most widely requested numbers available. Their numbers start with a 0800 followed by seven digits.
0800 XXX XXXX
Since they’re extremely popular, Germany Toll Free numbers are easy to obtain. Many providers keep their stock full of these numbers.
Ordinarily, Toll Free numbers, Germany Toll Free numbers included, are charged monthly for their usage. However, this charge varies depending on the plan you choose.
One option is to purchase a Toll Free number that is already bundled with a certain amount of calling minutes. These plans are tiered; the larger amount of calling minutes, the higher the price. On the low end, this plan can cost $30 a month but for high minute users, the monthly cost can be a few hundred dollars.
Another popular option is to purchase the Toll Free number separately. In this case, the number itself costs around $14 a month and then you’ll be charged for each individual minute you talk on that line. That cost depends on the originating and terminating fee of each call.
- An originating fee is based off the location where the call takes place. In this case, the originating fee is be based off Germany since this is a Germany Toll Free number. The terminating fee varies based on the location where the call is answered and whether the call is answered on a cellphone, landline or on VoIP.
Like the last plan, some providers sell their Toll Free numbers bundled with their Cloud PBX service. A Cloud PBX gives your Toll Free number a number of calling features including time of day routing and call forwarding. The per minute calling fees will still apply but your monthly fee for the number will cost around $22 a month.
If a Germany Toll Free number is the right choice for you, talk to your provider or shop around for a plan that fits your individual needs.