Long Distance Calls

National Calls

Making Long Distance Calls with iPrimus is a great way of keeping in touch with family and friends around Australia. There’s nothing like a good yarn with the ones you love.

If you make a lot of STD calls, choose a plan with a National Call special rate that meets your needs. Then you can relax and enjoy your long distance calls!


National Call Rates

 Standard Home Phone PlansHome Choice Plans
 iPrimus ValueiPrimus FamilyHome Choice 49Home Choice 74Home Choice 104
National Calls $2.20 for up to 3 hours any time4
After 2 hours, see National Rates table below
$1 per call - untimed - any time.4 $1.50 for up to 20 Minutes3
(applies to all timed calls)
45 cents
  1. Flagfall applies to all National Calls.
  2. National Calls: Calls to fixed lines within Australia. Excludes 1300 numbers, premium numbers and other special services.
  3. 17c/minute plus 45c flagfall, capped at $1.50 for up to 20 minutes. After 20 minutes: 17c/minute.
  4. $2.20 for up to 3 hours: 20c/minute plus 45c flagfall, capped at $2.20 for National Calls up to 3 hours, anytime. After 3 hours: see National Call Rates table below.

Call Rates

Call Rates for National calls made on iPrimus Standard Home Phone Plans are shown below:

Where a National Call special rate applies, calls are charged at 20c/minute plus 45c flagfall. Otherwise, the following rates apply:

National Call Rates

DistanceStandard Rate
(7am-7pm, Mon-Fri)
Economy Rate
(All other times)
Intercapital 24.2c / min 9.9c / min
25km - 50km 8.8c / min 4.4c / min
50km - 85km 16.5c / min 8.8c / min
85km-165km 23.1c / min 12.3c / min
Over 165km 25.3c / min 13.2c / min

45c flagfall applies to all National Calls.

Inter-capital calls are calls made from a capital city to a capital city: Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Darwin, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney.