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 Calls $2.20 for up to 3 hours any time4
After 2 hours, see National Rates table below
(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

Distance Standard 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.

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