How To Send A Fax To Taiwan

To send a fax to Taiwan use the following fax number format +886 - area code - local number. In the fax number format, the country code for Taiwan is 886, and the Taiwan area code is 1 to 2 digits. Local numbers are 7 to 8 digits in Taiwan. Area code plus local number in total should be 8 to 9 digits. Adding the 3 digit international calling code or country code of 886 brings the fax number to 11 to 12 digits in total.

Exit codes such as 011 from the United States and 00 from the United Kingdom are not entered when using an online fax service. If you are trying to send a fax to Taiwan using a mobile phone, traditional phone or fax line, or a VOIP phone service, you may need to dial the 011 or 00 exit code. Reference the how to dial an international phone number section of your carrier's documentation if you can't connect to a fax number in Taiwan.

Send A Fax To Taiwan

  • Taiwan fax number format: +886 - area code - local number.
  • Taiwan country code: 886.
  • Taiwan area code: 1 to 2 digits.
  • Taiwan local number: 7 to 8 digits.
  • Area code + local number total 8 to 9 digits

No Response/Busy? Try to resend the fax during normal Taiwan business hours. Fax machine errors such as busy, no answer, or not all pages sent may indicate a jammed, out of paper, or out of ink fax machine. If the employees are out of the office, they will not know the fax machine is jammed, out of paper, or out of ink. Virtual fax machines may also be set to do not answer during Taiwan non-business hours, for example.

Taiwan Area Codes


When you send a fax to Taiwan or any international fax number, we recommend that you edit out any unnecessary dark lines and gray patches. Avoid fancy fax cover pages, keep them simple and straight to the point. Use any photo editing program to clean up or lighten the background of scanned receipts, credit cards, and photos, for example. A page full of useless gray or black patches can add many minutes to your transmission time and cause a fax transmission error. The price to send a fax to Taiwan will be less expensive if you are paying by the minute, and, your fax will have a better chance of completing without an error.

Send Fax To Taiwan Neighbors

China Hong Kong Japan Macao North Korea Philippines South Korea Vietnam

Learn how to send a fax across the globe using the Fax Asia online fax service.

Last updated: September 24, 2017