Telephone Directories Online

Some countries have more than one telephone directory you can find online. Some of the most popularly searched ones are in the table below:

Other Popular World Phone Directories
Country Directory
Canada Canada411
United Kingdom 118118

Ask Alix
The Phone Book (BT)
UK Phone Book
France 118 People Search
Mexico Paginas Amarillas y blancas
Yahoo Páginas Útiles
Sección Amarilla
Middle East (& Iraq) AME Info
Russia Spravka (Russian Language)

Complete Listing of International Telephone Directories

internationalWe have collected links to international phone directories where you can find the telephone numbers of people and companies around the world. Best of all, we put them into a neat JavaScript so that you can just jump to the page of the phone directory you want. If you find any that we do not have listed here, please send us a note and we will upate our listing!

To find a telephone directory for almost any country, find the country in the list below and then click "Go":


Mobile Telephone (cellphone) Directories

None of the public networks listed do cellphone lookups. In order to look up a mobile telephone number, you must rely upon specialized services.

iphoneMobile telephone lookups are not as straightforward as landline lookups. Mobile telephony is relatively new compared to landline telephones, and the ide of organizing the subscriber information into directories that can be sold or distributed to interested parties has been seen as more of a nuisance to most mobile operators rather than a potential income generating complement to their existing business as network providers.

Reverse Telephone Directories

Some of the directories listed above will do 'reverse telephone number lookups' for you without any trouble whatsoever. This capability is slowly being eliminated by many firms and is more commonly a paid service.

Google used to do reverse telephone number lookups for US numbers for free, but this functionality has been recently disabled. You used to be able to simply enter a telephone number (with the area code) into Google and it would return the owner's name and address. Due to complaints regarding privacy, Google has quietly disabled this feature. They may decide at some point to enable it once again... stay tuned!

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