Traveling abroad? Looking for the best postpaid plan for international roaming? Don’t know where to start? Well, we’ve got you covered. Among the ton of options from various telecom service providers, we’ve narrowed down the best postpaid plans for international roaming which have been categorized according to their validity duration and further divided into categories depending on the destination, in order to help you easily choose the best fit. Before much further ado, let’s jump right into the list of the best postpaid plans for international roaming:

Best Postpaid Plans for International Roaming (Mumbai)

Note: All postpaid plans mentioned in this list are for Airtel, Vodafone and Jio subscribers in the Mumbai circle. If your number belongs to a different telecom circle, you’ll have to head to your service provider’s website to find the best offers for you.

Best Postpaid Plans for International Roaming from Airtel

Quite like its prepaid plans, Airtel has a variety of postpaid plans on offer depending on the destination country and the validity duration. In order to help you easily select the best postpaid plan, we’ve divided Airtel’s best offerings into three different sections according to their validity, which have been further divided according to the countries eligible for the benefits. Here’s a list of the best postpaid plans for international roaming from Airtel:

International Roaming Plans With 1 Day Validity

All the international roaming plans with one day validity offer free incoming calls, 100 minutes of free outgoing calls to India, 100 free SMS and 500MB of free data:

TariffEligible Countries
Rs. 499Sri Lanka, Australia, Bangladesh, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand
Rs. 649Albania, Bahrain, Brunei, Canada, Croatia, Spain, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Hong Kong, Hungary, Norway, Israel, Jersey, Kuwait, Latvia, Lithuania, Macau, USA, Mongolia, Netherlands, Indonesia, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Denmark, Switzerland, Faroe Islands, Mauritius, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, China, Czech, Egypt, Turkey, France, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Korea, Laos, Sweden, Taiwan, Malta, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Portugal, Serbia, Slovenia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, United Kingdom, Vietnam, Brazil, Japan, Jordan, Nepal, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Russia and UAE
Rs. 999Mozambique, Gabon, Argentina, Belarus, Cambodia, Colombia, Congo Republic, Vanuatu, El Salvador, Paraguay, Uganda, Rwanda, Chad, Moldova, Myanmar, Niger, Oman, Afghanistan, Puerto Rico, Seychelles, South Africa, Madagascar, Ukraine, Panama, Fiji, Algeria, Peru, Bhutan, Honduras, Congo, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Dominican Republic, Ghana, Chile, Kenya, Malawi, Morocco, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Guatemala, Uruguay and Zambia

International Roaming Plans With 10 Days Validity

All international roaming plans with ten days of validity offer free incoming calls, 250 minutes of free outgoing calls to India, 100 free SMS per day and 3GB of free data for the duration:

TariffEligible Countries
Rs. 1199Sri Lanka, Australia, Bangladesh, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand
Rs. 2999Albania, Bahrain, Brunei, Canada, Croatia, Spain, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Hong Kong, Hungary, Norway, Israel, Jersey, Kuwait, Latvia, Lithuania, Macau, USA, Mongolia, Netherlands, Indonesia, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Denmark, Switzerland, Faroe Islands, Mauritius, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, China, Czech, Egypt, Turkey, France, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Korea, Laos, Sweden, Taiwan, Malta, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Portugal, Serbia, Slovenia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, United Kingdom, Vietnam, Brazil, Japan, Jordan, Nepal, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Russia and UAE
Rs. 3999Mozambique, Gabon, Argentina, Belarus, Cambodia, Colombia, Congo Republic, Vanuatu, El Salvador, Paraguay, Uganda, Rwanda, Chad, Moldova, Myanmar, Niger, Oman, Afghanistan, Puerto Rico, Seychelles, South Africa, Madagascar, Ukraine, Panama, Fiji, Algeria, Peru, Bhutan, Honduras, Congo, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Dominican Republic, Ghana, Chile, Kenya, Malawi, Morocco, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Guatemala, Uruguay and Zambia

International Roaming Plans With 30 Days Validity

All international roaming plans with thirty days of validity offer free incoming calls, 500 minutes of free outgoing calls to India, 100 free SMS per day and 5GB of free data for the duration:

TariffEligible Countries
Rs. 2499Sri Lanka, Australia, Bangladesh, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand
Rs. 3999Albania, Bahrain, Brunei, Canada, Croatia, Spain, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Hong Kong, Hungary, Norway, Israel, Jersey, Kuwait, Latvia, Lithuania, Macau, USA, Mongolia, Netherlands, Indonesia, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Denmark, Switzerland, Faroe Islands, Mauritius, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, China, Czech, Egypt, Turkey, France, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Korea, Laos, Sweden, Taiwan, Malta, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Portugal, Serbia, Slovenia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, United Kingdom, Vietnam, Brazil, Japan, Jordan, Nepal, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Russia and UAE
Rs. 6999Mozambique, Gabon, Argentina, Belarus, Cambodia, Colombia, Congo Republic, Vanuatu, El Salvador, Paraguay, Uganda, Rwanda, Chad, Moldova, Myanmar, Niger, Oman, Afghanistan, Puerto Rico, Seychelles, South Africa, Madagascar, Ukraine, Panama, Fiji, Algeria, Peru, Bhutan, Honduras, Congo, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Dominican Republic, Ghana, Chile, Kenya, Malawi, Morocco, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Guatemala, Uruguay and Zambia

Best Postpaid Plans for International Roaming from Vodafone

Just like its prepaid plans, Vodafone’s postpaid plans for international roaming offer unlimited calls and data access in 20 of the most popular destinations, while offering limited benefits in 46 other countries. Here are all the best postpaid plans for international roaming from Vodafone:

International Roaming Plan With 1 Day Validity

Vodafone’s postpaid international roaming plan with one day validity offers completely unlimited calls, SMS and mobile data in 20 of the most popular destinations, while offering unlimited incoming calls, 50 minutes of free outgoing (local/international) calls, 10 free SMS and 300 MB of data in 46 other countries:

TariffEligible Countries
Rs. 500Countries eligible for unlimited plan: US, UK, UAE, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, New Zealand, France, Norway, Portugal, Germany, Netherlands, Sweden, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Italy, Poland, Spain and Switzerland

Countries eligible for fixed tariff plan: Albania, Austria, Brazil, China, Croatia, Egypt, Greece, Indonesia, Japan, Luxembourg, Malta, Nepal, Peru, Russia, Slovakia, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Turkey, Argentina, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Colombia, Czech Republic, Fiji, Hong Kong, Ireland, Kuwait, Macau, Mexico, Oman, Philippines, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Tanzania, South Korea, Australia, Canada, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Hungary, Lesotho, Mozambique, Panama and Romania

International Roaming Plan With 10 Days Validity

Vodafone’s postpaid international roaming plan with ten days of validity offers completely unlimited calls, SMS and mobile data in 20 of the most popular destinations, while offering unlimited incoming calls, 300 minutes of free outgoing (local/international) calls, 50 free SMS and 3GB of free data in 46 other countries:

TariffEligible Countries
Rs. 3500Countries eligible for unlimited plan: US, UK, UAE, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, New Zealand, France, Norway, Portugal, Germany, Netherlands, Sweden, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Italy, Poland, Spain and Switzerland

Countries eligible for fixed tariff plan: Albania, Austria, Brazil, China, Croatia, Egypt, Greece, Indonesia, Japan, Luxembourg, Malta, Nepal, Peru, Russia, Slovakia, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Turkey, Argentina, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Colombia, Czech Republic, Fiji, Hong Kong, Ireland, Kuwait, Macau, Mexico, Oman, Philippines, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Tanzania, South Korea, Australia, Canada, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Hungary, Lesotho, Mozambique, Panama and Romania

International Roaming Plan With 28 Days Validity

Vodafone’s postpaid international roaming plan with twenty eight days of validity offers completely unlimited calls, SMS and mobile data in 20 of the most popular destinations, while offering unlimited incoming calls, 500 minutes of free outgoing (local/international) calls, 100 free SMS and 5GB of free data in 46 other countries:

TariffEligible Countries
Rs. 5000Countries eligible for unlimited plan: US, UK, UAE, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, New Zealand, France, Norway, Portugal, Germany, Netherlands, Sweden, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Italy, Poland, Spain and Switzerland

Countries eligible for fixed tariff plan: Albania, Austria, Brazil, China, Croatia, Egypt, Greece, Indonesia, Japan, Luxembourg, Malta, Nepal, Peru, Russia, Slovakia, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Turkey, Argentina, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Colombia, Czech Republic, Fiji, Hong Kong, Ireland, Kuwait, Macau, Mexico, Oman, Philippines, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Tanzania, South Korea, Australia, Canada, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Hungary, Lesotho, Mozambique, Panama and Romania

Best Postpaid Plans for International Roaming from Jio

Even though Jio has the best prepaid plans for international roaming, it just doesn’t match up to the postpaid plans offered by Vodafone. Jio’s plans offer a restricted amount of outgoing minutes which only make sense if you’re going to one of the destinations that Vodafone’s truly unlimited plans don’t cover.

International Roaming Plan With 1 Day Validity

Jio postpaid customers can choose the following international roaming plan with one day validity which offers free incoming calls, 100 minutes of free outgoing (India/local) calls, 100 free SMS and unlimited data access with an FUP cap of 250MB after which the speed is limited to 64kbps:

TariffEligible Countries
Rs. 575Czech Republic, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Malaysia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Philippines, Portugal, Romania, Singapore, Spain, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Turkey, UAE, UK and US

International Roaming Plan With 7 Days Validity

Jio’s international roaming postpaid plan with 7 days of validity offers free incoming calls, 100 minutes of free outgoing (India/local) calls per day, 100 free SMS per day and unlimited data access with a daily FPU cap of 250MB after which the speed is limited to 64kbps:

TariffEligible Countries
Rs. 2,875Czech Republic, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Malaysia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Philippines, Portugal, Romania, Singapore, Spain, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Turkey, UAE, UK and US

International Roaming Plan With 30 Days Validity

Jio’s international roaming postpaid plan with 30 days of validity offers free incoming calls, 1500 minutes of outgoing (India/local) calls for the duration, 100 free SMS per day and unlimited data access with a total cap of 5GB after which the speed will be limited to 64kbps:

TariffEligible Countries
Rs. 5,751Czech Republic, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Malaysia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Philippines, Portugal, Romania, Singapore, Spain, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Turkey, UAE, UK and US

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Best Postpaid Plans for International Roaming (September 2018)

That concludes our list of the best postpaid plans for international roaming. You can choose from one of the aforementioned plans depending on your telecom service provider, the country where you’re headed to, and the duration of your trip. Unlike the prepaid plans, where Jio reigned supreme, Vodafone takes the crown for offering the best postpaid international roaming plans to its customers. However, if you’re not traveling to one of the 20 countries which are eligible for Vodafone’s truly unlimited plans, then you’ll have to stick with either Jio or Airtel. Do you think the aforementioned international roaming plans offer the best perks for the price or would you rather buy a burner phone from an international telecom service provider just for the duration of your trip? Share your views in the comments section below.

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