Discover Carrier Services
Who are we?
Investing to meet the demands of businesses, individuals and machines - now and in the future
Vodafone Carrier Services is one of the world’s largest carriers. Created in 2013, we combine the wholesale divisions of Vodafone's operating companies around the world into one global business. We are responsible for Vodafone's global trading of network capacity and international voice, SMS and signalling services.
We have the expertise and knowledge to help you reduce costs, extend your reach, capitalise on market opportunities and provide a better service to your customers.Find out more
Industry-leading capability to deliver the services you need
Above all, you need a partner you can rely on. We currently work with more than 1,000 communication service providers worldwide and our specialist carrier teams have a wealth of telecommunications experience and expertise.
We pride ourselves in giving our customers reliability and security on a global scale. Wherever you operate, we provide access to innovative, next-generation technology that delivers a simple, consistent service and adds value to your business.Find out why we’re the right choice
Meet the team
Work with us
Our carrier teams have extensive telecommunications experience in both fixed and mobile. Wherever you operate, we're there to help:
Upcoming industry events we are attending:
WAS Event #5
27 – 30 March
International Telecoms Week
14 – 17 May
Global & Local Reach
Connecting continents, countries and cultures
Vodafone Carrier Services offers unrivalled global and local network coverage
The scale and reach of our secure and reliable network enables you to access any market safely and cost-effectively. Wherever you operate, you gain the flexibility to respond rapidly to changing conditions while ensuring a consistent quality of service for your customers. Vodafone’s network presence, and that of our partners, extends across all key global regions, including the fastest growing markets today.
Our global network includes:
- More than 800 Points of Presence (PoPs) in more than 150 countries
- 1 million kilometres of fibre worldwide
- 80+ cable systems
- Satellite coverage of 98% of the world's population
We have over 100 years' experience in the region. In Northern Europe, our multi-service platform network connects 10 countries, where we have more than 40 direct and partner nodes. Our IPv6 future-ready peering network is ranked by Renysys as the world’s number two. We also have one of the lowest latency networks between Europe and Asia through cable consortium ownership in the Europe-India Gateway (EIG) and West Africa Cable System (WACS).
In Central Europe, our multi-service platform network connects six countries, and we have more than 20 direct and partner nodes.
We have accumulated over 30 years' experience of operating in North America.
As of 31st July 2015, we now own 100% of the Apollo cable system and our multi-services platform network now connects more than 10 cities.
With over 10 years’ experience in the African market, Vodafone Carrier Services has a strong in-region carrier compliance and buying team. We have partnered with local providers for gateway and internet solutions and are in the process of building our own PoPs in South Africa, Nigeria and Egypt.
We have a partner presence in 22 countries, with 84 nodes, and an established OSS agreement with the majority of developing countries. We are also present in all 36 states of Nigeria.
We have over 100 years' experience of operating in the Asia-Pacific region. Our multi-service platform network connects more than 20 countries and we have more than 56 direct and partner nodes in the region. We own the AS1273 network, which is ranked as one of the top IP networks in Asia for connectivity.
Our Indian operations have the second largest employee base outside the UK, and we have a direct presence in all major financial hubs. We serve 70% of India’s major IT services firms as well as the world’s largest technology companies from Asia.
We have a reputation of zero customer churn in Asia. Our centre of excellence and global programme management teams are based in Asia, which gives our customers in the region exceptional speed to market.
Product & Service Portfolio
Solutions to help you stay ahead
Vodafone Carrier Services offers a broad portfolio of fixed and mobile solutions with unrivalled global and local reach. We cover everything from mobile and fixed voice, data and messaging connectivity to local access services offering impressive breadth, depth and flexibility.