January 08, 2016
Sprint Adds 36 Countries and Destinations to Sprint Open World and Sprint Global Roaming
By: Kristin Wallace
Sprint continues to make it easy and affordable for customers to stay connected while traveling around the world with the addition of 36 more countries and destinations to Sprint Open World and Sprint Global Roaming. With Sprint Open World and Sprint Global Roaming, we now cover more than 110 destinations worldwide.
The new countries and destinations include:
Belgium Republic of Malta
Hong Kong Singapore
Iceland South Africa
For a full list of destinations, visit www.sprint.com/openworld or www.sprint.com/globalroaming.
Sprint Open World
- For customers traveling frequently to Mexico, Canada and 15 countries across Latin America, Sprint Open World includes calling, text and 1GB of high-speed data. The Latin American countries are Dominican Republic, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay. Sprint offers free calling in more international destinations than any other carrier. T-Mobile offers free calling in two countries. Verizon does not offer free international calling.
- In additional destinations outside of Mexico, Canada and Latin America, the Sprint Open World plan includes texting, discounted calling, and high-speed data for only $30/GB.
- Qualified Sprint customers on domestic plans with compatible phones may add Sprint Open World to their Sprint plan simply by visiting www.sprint.com/openworld or go to your local Sprint store.1
Customers whose international travel does not frequently include Mexico, Canada or Latin America may opt instead for the Sprint Global Roaming free add-on service. With Sprint Global Roaming, customers get unlimited data (up to 2G speeds), unlimited text messaging, and calls for $0.20 per minute1 from the countries listed above and listed at www.sprint.com/globalroaming.
Customers can learn more about Sprint Open World, Sprint Global Roaming or other international calling options by calling 1-800-SPRINT1, visiting a Sprint or RadioShack store, or check out www.sprint.com/openworld or www.sprint.com/globalroaming.
Kristin Wallace is a communications manager for the Apps and Services team at Sprint. Based in Atlanta, she primarily manages Sprint’s mobile commerce, mobile security and family service applications. In addition, Kristin can answer questions about Sprint’s pricing strategy. Kristin can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
1Requires GSM and LTE capable device. Primary usage must occur on the U.S. Sprint network. Service may be terminated or restricted for excessive international use.