Costs & Calls
No, it does not cost more.
Without doubt it is cheaper than any other option by a country mile, that would include roaming and International Travel Sim Cards. There are simply no hidden costs and you have a local number.
Call costs vary by country whether you are calling a landline or mobile. Non discounted calling on average costs $2.00 per minute.
By adding the International Calling add on or buying a plan with this included it will allow you unlimited FREE International calling to 80 countries Landline and Mobiles.
Countries not included are then also charged at a drastically reduced rate of $0.10 on average per minute.
Incoming calls are free while you are in the USA.
With standard delivery we will inform you of your mobile phone number at least 6 days before your arrival. If you select expedited delivery, we will inform you within 48 hours of your order.
Standard is 6 or more days before your arrival. We offer expedited delivery for orders placed less than 6 and more than 3 days before your arrival.
We will ship to whatever address in the US you would like. Make sure to include a contact name and phone number for a person at that address.
You will received a envelope that has your activated SIM along with basic instructions along with any travel accessories you may have ordered.
B4iTravel is a consortium of local mobile phone providers in various countries committed to delivering reliable cost effective mobile solutions for travellers.
Yes, but you will need a plug adapter.
No. While T-Mobile has one of the largest mobile footprints covering all major metropolitan areas, it is simply impossible to cover some remote areas or places
No, it does not cost more.
Yes. The SIM along with your phone number will remain active for 60 days after your current package expires. Additional credit (which you can add online) will extend the expiry date.
T-mobile is a GSM network (uses SIM cards) and has an extensive 4G LTE high speed network covering over 300 million people in the US.
Yes, it has been activated for your convenience.
SIM & Technical
Yes. You can add additional airtime, data, and international credits on T-Mobile’s website in the US as well T-Mobile stores, and most convenience stores.
Your mobile phone or Tablet should automatically update the settings (also referred to as the APN settings). However, if they do not update, we have provided a handy instruction sheet with your SIM card or you can visit any T-Mobile store and they can set it up, it just takes a few minutes.
With a prepaid SIM there are no surprises when you return home. You know exactly what you are spending. You are paying the same rates as a local so nothing can be cheaper.
Your sim card will remain active for 60 days with no top up or usage.
Besides the obvious reason of receiving your number in advance the biggest advantage is that there is no waiting once you have arrived for your sim card to be active as this is all done for you before arrival.
The Networks advise that you may have to wait 24 hours before your sim card is active when purchasing on arrival.