968 is the country calling code for Oman.
Oman is a country on the continent of Asia. The capital city of Oman is Muscat.
How to Call Oman from the UK
To call a telephone number in Oman 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 Oman - 968.
- Dial the number of the person/business, omitting the first zero if there is one.
When calling Oman from the UK, please note there is a time difference between Oman and the UK.
The time right now in Oman is . The date is .
The current time in the UK is . The date is .
The time difference between Oman and UK (United Kingdom) is 3 hours.
The currency used in Oman is the Omani rial (OMR).
The current exchange rates between the Omani rial and the British pound (OMR to GBP, GBP to OMR) are:
- 1 Omani rial (OMR) = 1.991 GBP
- 1 British pound (GBP) = 0.502 OMR
Exchange rates on this page were last updated on .
Oman – Facts and Figures
According to data from the World Bank, the population of Oman in recent years is:
- 2018 - 4,829,483
- 2017 - 4,665,935
- 2016 - 4,479,219
- 2015 - 4,267,348
- 2014 - 4,027,260
- 2013 - 3,764,805
Useful information about Oman
- Two-letter Country Code (ISO 3166-1 alpha-2): OM
- Three-letter Country Code (ISO 3166-1 alpha-3): OMN
- Region: Asia
- Capital: Muscat
- Area: 309,500 square km
- Language(s): Arabic
- Borders: Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen
Map of Oman
The location of Oman is shown on the map below.