FAQ

close_img What is SkipRoaming?

SkipRoaming is a 4 dimensional telecom application which:

  1. Allows you to make low cost international calls directly from your mobile while at your home country with calls starting as low as 1p/min.
  2. Allows you to receive all your mobile incoming calls without paying any roaming charges while overseas. And,
  3. Allows you to make low cost international calls directly from your mobile from abroad without paying any roaming charges.
  4. Allows you to send low cost international SMS.
close_img What is SkipRoaming Subscription?
  1. If you have subscribed to SkipRoaming monthly subscription offer, you can enjoy unlimited calling to other SkipRoaming users.
  2. Just dial your contact’s full phone number including the country code. For example, if you are dialing your friend in UK whose phone number is 447799790846, you can dial this number and then press the Call button and choose “Call via wifi/data” option.
  3. If your friend is online in SkipRoaming, you can talk to your friend without any additional cost. If your friend is not online, the call will be automatically converted to a regular charged call to his registered phone number.
close_img Cancelling your Subscription?

You can cancel your subscription anytime by getting into your Paypal account. Just Log in to your PayPal account and go to subscriptions options and select the SkipRoaming FREE Calls subscription and Cancel the same.

close_img Who can use SkipRoaming?
  1. Anyone who wishes to use their current local mobile number while travelling overseas without paying their existing mobile providers exorbitant charges.
  2. Anyone who wishes to save on their mobile roaming bill and International SMS charges.
  3. Anyone who wishes to maintain a local presence when travelling overseas or living in a different country.
close_img How can I top up my account?

You can top up directly from your App. Go to “settings” and then “top up”. You can also top up via www.skiproaming.co.uk and logging in with your username and password.

close_img Do we need to buy a prepaid SIM Card in my travel country?

No you don’t. SkipRoaming makes it effortless, easy and hassle free to make and receive calls via the Wi-Fi option when you are abroad.

However, buying a local SIM card in your travel country will allow you to save money as

  1. Making local calls in your travel country will be cheaper.
  2. Data usage will be cheaper.
  3. Incoming calls will be free.
close_img Is SkipRoaming cheaper than Skype?

Calling with SkipRoaming will typically be up to 25% cheaper than Skype for most destinations.

close_img Is there any monthly fee?

No, there is no monthly fee. You pay-as-you-go. No subscriptions, commitments or hidden costs.

close_img Do people I call also need to download the SkipRoaming app?

No. With SkipRoaming you can call ANY mobile or landline. Your friends do not need the SkipRoaming app to receive your calls.

close_img Can I make SkipRoaming calls without any Internet connectivity?

Yes. SkipRoaming calls do not require any Internet connection. As long as you can make a local phone call, you can make a SkipRoaming international call.

close_img Can I make a call to any country in the world?

Yes, you can make a SkipRoaming call to any mobile or landline in the world.

close_img How can I receive my home mobile calls abroad?

Before you travel you will need to buy a local forwarding number from us and forward all your mobile calls to that number.

You then go to your App and choose either to

Receive your calls via Wi-Fi within your App or
Any landline or foreign mobile number.

It’s your choice where you want to receive your calls and entering the number to receive is equally easy.