The UK’s best network for roaming

Choose an Unlimited Max plan to roam at no extra cost in 77 destinations – more than any other UK network.

Discover Vodafone Global Roaming

Take your plan to more destinations on Vodafone Global Roaming

Use your data, minutes and texts in 48 European destinations, add an extra 104 destinations at £6 a day with our Roam Further plan, or get our best coverage with Global Roaming Plus – 77 destinations included.

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Share when you’re there

Use your Unlimited Max plan to roam at no extra cost in 77 destinations worldwide – more than any other network. Roaming on all our Unlimited data plans is capped at 25GB a month in inclusive roaming. To find out more about terms, destinations and verification, see here.

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First for 5G Roaming

We’re the first UK mobile network to offer 5G roaming in Spain, Germany and Italy – reaching 40 European towns and cities in total, including Milan, Rome, Naples, Madrid, Barcelona, Malaga, Hamburg, Munich and Dusseldorf.

Want to know more about 5G? Visit our 5G hub.

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Feel totally free with Global Roaming Plus

Choose a plan with Global Roaming Plus to roam at no extra cost in 77 destinations – more than the O2 Travel Inclusive Bolt On (75), Three Go Roam (71) and EE Max Plan (53). Call locally or back home, and browse to your heart’s content in locations as far as USA, Australia and Canada.

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Stress-free roaming on Pay as you go

On our network, you don’t have to worry about running out of data, minutes or texts – we let you use your home plan in 48 European destinations at no extra cost, and with no restrictions – we don’t cap or slow down your data.

So, whether you have a Big Value Bundle, Extras, Freebies or just Pay as you go 1, you can stay in touch while you’re away using your inclusive data, minutes and texts.

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Smart Summer Sale

Travelling this summer? Keep an eye on your stuff with our V-Bag Tracker.

Now with 20% off the upfront cost.

 

Until 27 September. Roaming exclusions and other terms apply.

 

How do I get Vodafone Global Roaming?

If you bought a Red Entertainment plan between 4 September 2018 and 9 July 2019, or an Unlimited Max plan from 10 July 2019, you’ll benefit from Global Roaming Plus.

FAQs

What is Vodafone Global Roaming?

Vodafone Global Roaming gives you the freedom to take your home plan of data, minutes and texts with you across 152 destinations around the world:

  • Use your data, minutes and texts at no extra cost in our 48 European ‘Roam Free’ destinations
  • Use your home plan in a further 104 destinations for just £6 per day with ‘Roam Further’
  • Use your home plan in 77 destinations around the world with Global Roaming Plus, included with our Unlimited Max and eligible Red Entertainment plans (bought between 4 September 2017 and 9 July 2019)

Vodafone Global Roaming can be used in 152 destinations around the world.

There are 48 Roam-free destinations [PDF: 668KB] where you can use your UK plan at no extra cost, and 104 Roam-further destinations [PDF: 810KB] where you’ll pay just £6 a day, and only on the days you use your phone (receiving a call or a text will not trigger the daily charge). 

If your intended destination isn’t listed or you require further details, please see our Travelling Abroad page.

With Global Roaming Plus – included with Red Entertainment plans (bought between 4 September 2017 and 9 July 2019) or with an Unlimited Max plan (bought from 10 July 2017), there are 77destinations where you won’t pay Roaming charges. There are our 48 Roam-free destinations, plus 29 of our Roam-further destinations.

If you go over your UK data allowance when you’re in one of our Roam-free or Roam-further destinations, you’ll incur the same charges as you would in the UK.

Visit our data costs page to see how to add more data to your plan, or how much you’ll be charged if you go over your allowance.

Please note: if you’re travelling in a Roam-free or Roam-further destination, your out-of-plan data usage will be capped at £39.33 (€50) a month.

From the 26 July 2019, if you’re on a 5G plan and device, you can also use 5G in Spain, Germany and Italy where it’s available.

As more countries turn on 5G, our roaming network will expand to include them. In addition to these countries, customers can use Vodafone Unlimited on 4G in 77 destinations worldwide – the largest roaming footprint of any UK provider.

Italy (5 cities)

  • Milan
  • Rome
  • Turin
  • Naples
  • Bologna

Spain (15 cities)

  • Madrid
  • Barcelona
  • Valencia
  • Seville
  • Malaga
  • Zaragoza
  • Pamplona
  • Bilbao
  • La Coruña
  • Vigo
  • Vitoria
  • San Sebastián
  • Gijón
  • Logroño
  • Santander

Germany (20 towns & cities)

Cologne, Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Dortmund and Munich are among the initial launch cities. In August, 5G will become available in other major cities including Berlin and Frankfurt, with aims to have the technology in 25 cities, 25 municipalities and 10 industrial parks by March 2020.