Vodafone provides international roaming discounts

Vodafone India today redefined international roaming by offering 95 percent discount on data and upto 78 percent discount on outgoing local and international calls as compared with prevailing rates.

The company has introduced international roaming packs worth Rs 599 and Rs 1,499 for both post-paid and pre-paid customers traveling across 53 countries including popular business and tourist destinations such as UK, USA, UAE, Thailand and Singapore.

The international roaming packs are available for a rental of Rs 599 and Rs 1,499 and come with a validity of 10 and 30 days respectively. To activate the pack of their choice, Vodafone subscribers only need to SMS ACT<space>IR1 for Rs 599 pack and ACT<space>IR2 for Rs 1,499 pack.

Announcing the launch of the international roaming packs, Vivek Mathur, chief commercial officer, Vodafone India said, “At Vodafone, we are committed to providing our customers  with affordable, seamless and  comprehensive communication solutions. With these new international roaming packs, we are offering unmatched value, convenience and huge savings to our customer segment that travels abroad for both leisure and business. No matter which part of the world they travel to, our customers will continue to enjoy the same enriching Vodafone experience to remain closely connected with their loved ones and work back home in India.”

With rates as low as Rs 30/MB for data download while roaming overseas, the packs offer 95 percent discount on prevailing rates. Outgoing local and international calls will be charged at Rs 15/min and Rs 30/min respectively, a discount of almost 78 percent over prevailing rates. Incoming calls will cost Rs 30/min (over 50 percent discount on prevailing rates). The Rs 1,499 plan in additional offers 30 mins of free incoming calls.

The rental charges for the plan taken will feature in the next billing cycle for post-paid customers. Pre-paid customers can avail of these offers through recharge vouchers of Rs 673 and Rs 1684 respectively.

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