A China SIM Card, together with a tri-band unlocked GSM cell phone, will allow you not only to have a local cell phone number for China but also to pay local rates - and without a contract. We offer free delivery in China. Worldwide Delivery is available. For your next trip to China, make sure to purchase a China SIM card.
Your China SIM Card will require a SIM-unlocked GSM 1800/900 or WCDMA compatible cell phone. If you have a locked compatible GSM or WCDMA phone, you can easily unlock it. To do so, visit unlock cell phone guide.
If you are going to need a phone in Hong Kong as well, our China/Hong Kong Prepaid SIM Card may be a better option for you.
Your Cell Phone Number: We email you a cell phone number and a guide to receive and make calls in China before you departing.
China SIM Card Standard Rates:
Rates are based on per-minute charges and are stated in US dollars.(Please compare our standard rates with others, do not get overcharged.)
|From China to USA or Canada:||$0.18/min.*; $0.11/min call back**|
|From China to International:||$0.47/min.*; from $0.18/min to EU by call back**|
|Within China:||$0.07/min.* anywhere in China|
|From China to Hong Kong:||$0.18/min.|
|Incoming call:||$0.07/min.* anywhere in China*|
|SMS Text Message||$0.02/domestic message; $0.20/international message|
Order China Mobile SIM Cards and Airtime Cards
China SIM Card: $29.00
Shipping/Delivery: a) Delivery of your China SIM card is FREE to you in main cities in China. 1-2 business days delivery to your hotel/hostel in China to be awaiting you upon your arrival. NOTE: If you have your SIM delivered FREE in China, we will still send you your phone number when we receive your order. (please allow 12-24 hrs. for us to e-mail your phone #) so that you can give it out to those who need it before you leave home.Before the SIM Pack dispatching, we call hotels or other delivery destinations to make sure the pack kept upon you arriving.
If you wish to have the China SIM card delivered elsewhere, please choose a delivery option below.
b) 5-6 business days delivery in U.S.A.or Canada (via Fedex or others): $32.00
c) 5-6 business days delivery in Western Europe, Australia or Japan (via Fedex or others): $32.00
d) Estimated 9-15 days delivery in U.S.A., Canada, Western Europe, Australia or Japan (via Postal Service Air Mail): $2.85
e) Estimated 4 weeks delivery in the rest of the world (via Postal Service Air Mail): $2.85
Period of Validity
Its period of validity is 180 days if you bought one airtime card above. Within the above validity period, if the SIM still has remaining credit with, its period of validity can be extended by further credit recharging. As long as you continue the recharging, your China SIM Card number will continue to be valid.
Activating Your Service:
*Snap out the SIM chip from the SIM chip holder and insert the chip into your GSM Phone with the metal portion facing down as to make contact with the contact prongs (you will usually find your phone's SIM tray underneath the battery of your GSM cell phone.
Checking Your Credit:
Check balance and expiration date: dial free number 13800138000 on your cell phone handset.
Recharging Your China SIM Card:
Recharge Card Name: China Mobile Shen Zhou Xing Recharge card. You can buy this card in the most China cities at kiosks, petrol stations and convenience stores.
Access number for recharge: 13800138000. Please verify it on the recharge card: 13800138000.
For your convenience, if you need to extend your call credit, you can buyChina Mobile recharge airtime cards below. We receive payments almost instantly. Airtime can be reloaded in your phones approx.30 minutes on work days wherever you are in China: Click for Recharge Service Here.
Customer Service can be contacted while in China.
Call our phone number 021-51097153 from your mobile phone or from any normal phone (landline) if you are in China. If you are in overseas, please call 86-21- 51097153.
We will be happy to assist you in English.
How to make or receive calls in China
More Service for Your International Trip:
Unlocked GSM Phones
for iPhone or Other
for ipad, USB Modem or
China or Other Countries
at 8c Per Minutes