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Guide to Visible international calling and texting

Calling and texting abroad usually results in extra charges, even if you’re using an eSIM for data. Here’s what to expect with Visible …

Can I use my Visible by Verizon phone plan internationally?


Owned by Verizon Communications, Visible by Verizon is a virtual network operator that provides prepaid wireless service on Verizon‘s network.


Visible provides free roaming within all 50 U.S. States, and offers international roaming options for certain plans. Visible customers can also just choose to use Wi-Fi, local SIM cards, or downloadable eSIMs.

How do I get international data if I choose not to use Visible?


1. Make sure you have a device that supports eSIM

2. Download the free aloSIM app

3. Buy and install an eSIM (digital SIM)

4. Switch off your Visible SIM while travelling

5. Activate your prepaid data package


During activation, we’ll show you how to temporarily toggle off your Visible SIM to avoid data roaming charges while you travel, and you can use a prepaid eSIM data package instead!

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How do I use my Visible phone number internationally?


Depending on your current Visible plan and the destination, you may be able to call and text on your regular Visible phone number while travelling internationally.


Visible+ customers may be eligible for calling in 30+ countries and texting in 200+ countries, so chat with Visible if you’re planning a trip and would like to use your regular phone number.

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Are there cheaper ways to talk and text internationally?


There are plenty of ways to talk and text while you’re travelling internationally.


Over either Wi-Fi or your eSIM data, iPhone users can rely on iMessage and FaceTime. There are also social media apps with messaging and calling.


Anyone can get a temporary phone number from Hushed for calling and texting over the internet on a private number.

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Questions about using eSIM for international data?

Contact aloSIM Support (available 24/7)

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