Every country treats SMS differently.
Learn best practices and what you can do in countries with Twilio.
The source of your message

Send messages from a phone number, a Short Code, or an alpha sender id.

Supported destinations

Send messages to nearly any mobile phone on the planet.

Send messages from a phone number, a Short Code, or an alpha sender id.

Send messages to nearly any mobile phone on the planet.

North America

4 Countries

South America

1 Country

Oceania

1 Country

Africa & Middle East

2 Countries

Oceania

19 Countries

The Twilio advantage
  • Communicate reliably

    Experience a 99.95% uptime SLA made possible with automated failover and zero-maintenance windows.

  • Operate at scale

    Extend the same app you write once to new markets with configurable features for localization and compliance.

  • Many channels

    Use the same platform you know for voice, SMS, video, chat, two-factor authentication, and more.

  • No shenanigans

    Get to market faster with pay-as-you-go pricing, free support, and the freedom to scale up or down without contracts.