Vodafone Roaming Services ensures over 750 million mobile customers can confidently connect abroad and enjoy voice and data services.
We make roaming work for Vodafone customers
We are Vodafone's central wholesale roaming team. We manage the contracts and technical connectivity with more than 650 foreign networks in almost every country of the world. We steer customers to the best available network and monitor their voice and data quality, around the clock. We negotiate roaming rates and traffic volumes with our roaming partners and settle the resulting payments with them.
We make roaming work for other parties, too
More than 40 mobile operators, including some of the world's top players, have outsourced their roaming to us. They leverage our award-winning services, infrastructure and expertise. Our sponsored / interstandard roaming service is a fast and easy way to substantially increase their roaming footprint. If you want to maximise your GSM and LTE coverage within a few months, please contact us to get more information on “Sponsored Roaming”.
Let your mobile customers roam like Vodafone
Do you operate a GSM or LTE network? Do you want to maximise your GSM and LTE coverage within a few months? Do you want to generate additional revenues and beat your local competitors in roaming? Vodafone Sponsored Roaming gives your customers voice, text and data connectivity in virtually any country in the world:
- Extensive coverage: Take advantage of our 700 plus roaming partners in over 210 destinations. Voice and SMS roaming are enabled in virtually every country in the world, data in over 200 countries and CAMEL for prepaid customers in over 100 countries. Our LTE data roaming footprint covers far more destinations than your competitors.
- Customer friendly: There is no SIM card swap or giving out a new phone number! With our service, customers keep their number, voicemail and essential services. They don’t even notice they are using a sponsored network.
- Fast to deploy: You can launch your new roaming proposition typically three months after contract signature. We help you creating a business case, agree an implementation plan, connect to you our footprint, and conduct quality tests.
- High quality standards: We maintain round-the-clock monitoring in the largest roaming destinations, based on the GSMA’s Global Roaming Quality (GRQ) standard. We can expand the quality monitoring to almost any destination of your choice.
- Extensive fraud monitoring: We can monitor your NRTRDE records and TAP files in parallel to your own fraud management activities. Alternatively, you can either monitor fraud fully yourself or leave it to us completely.
Take advantage of our leading roaming offer
Follow more than 40 mobile operators, including some of the world's top players, that have outsourced their roaming to us. With Vodafone Sponsored Roaming you can leverage our award-winning services, infrastructure and expertise.
Industry Leader in Sponsored Roaming & Hub
The independent global roaming research published by Kaleido ranks Vodafone as the industry lead in Sponsored Roaming & Hub. The scoring is based on the product leadership across all criteria including strength of offering, quality of service, technical deployment capabilities, network support and coverage.