965 is the country calling code for Kuwait.
Kuwait is a country on the continent of Asia. The capital city of Kuwait is Kuwait City.
How to Call Kuwait from the UK
To call a telephone number in Kuwait from the UK:
- Dial the international call prefix. For calls from the UK, this is 00 (or '+' from mobile phones).
- Dial the country code for Kuwait - 965.
- Dial the number of the person/business.
Area Codes and Landlines
In Kuwait, there are no area codes.
Kuwaiti landline telephone numbers have eight digits. The first digit of a landline telephone number is 2.
To call a Kuwaiti landline from the UK (or any other country), dial the international call prefix (00/+), the Kuwaiti country code (965), and then the subscriber number, e.g., 00-965-2XXXXXXX or +965-2XXXXXXX.
Mobile Telephone Numbers in Kuwait
Kuwaiti mobile phone numbers are eight digits long and start with the numbers 5, 6, or 9.
To call a Kuwaiti mobile phone number from the United Kingdom, dial the international exit call prefix (00/+), the Kuwait country code (965), then the subscriber number, e.g., 00-965-XXXXXXXX or +965-XXXXXXXX.
When calling Kuwait from the UK, please note there is a time difference between Kuwait and the UK.
The time right now in Kuwait is . The date is .
The current time in the UK is . The date is .
The time difference between Kuwait and UK (United Kingdom) is 2 hours.
The currency used in Kuwait is the Kuwaiti dinar (KWD).
The current exchange rates between the Kuwaiti dinar and the British pound (KWD to GBP, GBP to KWD) are:
- 1 Kuwaiti dinar (KWD) = 2.592 GBP
- 1 British pound (GBP) = 0.386 KWD
Exchange rates on this page were last updated on .
Kuwait – Facts and Figures
According to data from the World Bank, the population of Kuwait in recent years is:
- 2018 - 4,137,309
- 2017 - 4,056,097
- 2016 - 3,956,873
- 2015 - 3,835,591
- 2014 - 3,690,942
- 2013 - 3,526,378
Map of Kuwait
The location of Kuwait is shown on the map below.