Using O2 Abroad
For Pay Monthly customers:
With O2 Travel, data is just £1.99 per day in Europe, with the daily charge applying from midnight to midnight UK time.
Calls made and received have a connection charge of 50p, after that it’s free to talk for up to an hour, however we recommend you hang up after 59 minutes at the latest.
Texts sent to the UK and Europe cos 5p but are free to receive, while media messages sent will cost the same as your UK tariff.
To opt into O2 Travel, text O2TRAVEL to 23336 (it can take up to 24hrs to be applied to your account).
To opt out, text NOTRAVEL to 23336. You’ll then be charged standard roaming rates (this can also take up to 24hrs).
For Pay & Go customers:
With O2 Travel, 50MB of data can be bought for £1.99 each day, running from midnight to midnight UK time or when you have finished all 50MB – whichever comes first. If you run out, and want more data on the same day, you can text MORETRAVEL to 21300 and receive another 50MB for £1.99.
Calls you make back to the UK and within Europe are charged at 16p a minute, while receiving calls in Europe will cost 4p a minute.
Texts sent to the UK and Europe cost 5p, but are free to receive, while sending a media message will cost the same as your UK tariff.
To opt into O2 Travel, text TRAVELON to 21300 to activate (it can take up to 24hrs to be applied to your account).
To opt out, text TRAVELOFF to 21300, you will then be charged standard roaming rates (this can also take up to 24hrs).
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Monaco, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Guernsey, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Italy, Vatican, San Marino, Jersey, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.
O2 Worldwide 24hr Data Bolt On
The Worldwide 24hr Data Bolt On is designed for use virtually anywhere outside of Europe. For £7.50 you’ll receive a certain amount of data for 24 hours dependent on which zone you are in.
1 Bolt On per day:
Text BUYWORLD24CAP1 to +44 786 002 7993
2 Bolt Ons per day:
Text BUYWORLD24CAP2 to +44 786 002 7993
4 Bolt Ons per month:
Text BUYWORLD24CAP to +44 786 002 7993
Unlimited Bolts Ons per month:
Text BUYWORLD24 to +44 786 002 7993
£7.50 200MB for 24 hours in Zone 2 covering:
Canada, United States of America.
£7.50 100MB for 24 hours in Zone 3 covering:
Albania, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Botswana, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Chile, China, Colombia, Congo, Costa Rica, Côte d’Ivoire, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Fiji, Gabon, Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Israel, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Korea, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mexico, Montenegro, Montserrat, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Qatar, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saudi Arabia, Sierra Leone, Republic of Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, South Africa, Sri Lanka, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Turkey, Turks and Caicos Islands, United Arab Emirates, Uganda, Ukraine, Uruguay, Venezuela, Zambia.
£7.50 for 25MB for 24 hours in Zone 4 covering:
Afghanistan, Aruba, Azerbaijan, Benin, Burundi, Cameroon, Chad, Democratic Republic of Congo, Dominican Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Falkland Islands, French Polynesia, Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Kosovo, Kuwait, Republic of Macedonia, Republic of Moldova, Mauritania, Netherlands Antilles, Niger, Paraguay, Swaziland, Timor-Leste, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Yemen.
£7.50 for 2MB for 24 hours in Zone 5 covering:
Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Armenia, Bahamas, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei Darussalam, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Cuba, Ethiopia, Gambia, Georgia, Greenland, Guam, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kyrgyzstan, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Macau, Maldives, Mauritius, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Oman, Palestine, Senegal, St Lucia, Sudan, Syria, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Vietnam, Zimbabwe and Satellite providers: OnWaves, AeroMobile, Maritime Communications, OnAir.
Quick guide to data usage
For those unfamiliar with MB, we’ve put together a quick guide to give you an understanding of how much you would be able to do with your selected data package: