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Sky Talk

Compare Sky Talk

Whether you just want to use your landline at weekends, or want to keep in touch with loved ones both at home or abroad, Sky Talk offers something for everyone.

If you're not sure which of our Sky Talk products is right for you, take a look at our comparison table to find the best option to suit your lifestyle.

 

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Sky Talk comparison

 

Sky Talk Weekends

Sky Talk Anytime UK

Sky Talk Anytime International

What's included Inclusive weekend calls to UK# landlines, including calls to 0870 numbers Inclusive weekend calls to UK# landlines, including calls to 0870 & 0845 numbers Unlimited calls to UK# landlines at any time, including calls to 0870 and 0845 numbers

Unlimited calls to geographic landlines in 50 destinations†
Monthly Cost

 

£0 a month,
+ Sky Line Rental (£15.40 a month)

£5 a month,
+ Sky Line Rental (£15.40 a month)

£10 a month,
+ Sky Line Rental (£15.40 a month)

Call rates to UK# landlines:
Monday-Friday
8.9p a minute Inclusive Inclusive
Call rates to UK# landlines:
Saturday-Sunday
Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive
Calls to 0845 numbers#: 6.63p a minute Inclusive Inclusive
International landline call rates See international rates See international rates Inclusive calls to geographic landlines in 50 international destinations†
Other international landline and mobile call rates See international rates See international rates See international rates

 

A 15p connection fee applies to all non-inclusive calls.
Sky Line Rental required at £15.40 a month with all packages
See the Sky Talk Tariff Guide for more details.

 

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Standard call rates for all Sky Talk plans

Calls Rates
Calls to major UK, Mobile networks
7am - 7pm
12p
a minute
Calls to major UK, Mobile networks
7pm - 7am
12p
a minute
0800 numbers call rates
Free
Calls Rates
Call connection fee
applies to all non-inclusive calls
15p
 24/7 calls to Sky Customer Services  Free

 

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Sky Line Rental

Sky Line Rental

Sky Line Rental is cheaper than BT’s standard monthly price and comes with a great range of call features.

Plus, you’ll get just one simple bill for all your home phone charges.

 

Do you have an active phone line already?

You can still get Sky Line Rental if you already have an active phone line. You can keep your handset and should be able to keep your number - we can help you switch to Sky whatever your situation.

 

Don't have an active phone line?

Sky can install a new phone line if you do not have an active phone line or if it is not compatible with Sky (set-up fee applies).

 

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Sky Line Rental features

Features    Price

Standard voicemail

Callers can leave a message if you don't answer or if your line is engaged

Free


Caller display

See who is calling before you answer (only on a phone with a display)

Free


Automatic number withhold

Activated upon request) Never show your number when you make a call

Free


Text

May not be available in some areas

10 .5p per text


Call diversion

Divert calls to another landline or mobile. Diverted part of the call is charged to the Sky Talk customer at the standard Sky Talk rate depending on the type of phone the call is diverted to, e.g. mobile. The person calling is charged for a standard UK landline call and will be charged as normal by their calls provider

£2 .50 a month


Call waiting

Find out if someone's trying to get through while you're on another call

£2 .50 a month


Ring back

May not be available in some areas

£2 .50 a month


Three way calling

Add a third person to your phone call

£2 .50 a month


Voicemail Plus

Lets you record a personalised greeting, store 30 messages and access your messages from any phone

£2 .50 a month


Last caller barring

Bar incoming calls from the last number, block up to 10 numbers

£3 .35 a month


Anonymous caller reject

Reject calls when a number is withheld

£4 a month

 
 

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Frequently asked questions

  • How do I switch to Sky Talk?

    Switching to Sky Talk is easy for Sky TV customers. You can keep your number and handset, and we can help you move to Sky whatever your current situation.

    It takes about two weeks to switch, but we’ll confirm exact times with you when you order. Once you've ordered, we will carry out the switch automatically, you don't need to do anything.

    More about switching to Sky

  • Can I keep my existing number if I switch to Sky Talk?

    If you are switching from a BT compatible line then you should be able to keep your number.

  • Will I get a new phone bill?

    When you take Sky Line Rental with Sky Talk, both your line rental and calls will be added to your Sky TV bill.

  • Who will maintain and service my phone line?

    If you have Sky Line Rental, your phone line will be serviced through Sky.

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Reasons to join or switch to Sky

12 month standard contract

 

Standard installation–
within two weeks

 

Switching to Sky is easy

 

Even more reasons to choose Sky

 

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Here's the legal bit

¹ In the event your Sky Voicemail is not accessed for a period of 90 days, it may be automatically cancelled. You can restore Voicemail at no extra charge by calling 08442411818 at any time.

  • Sky Broadband

    Sky Broadband in Sky Network Area: Maximum home download speeds up to 17Mbps. Existing customer set-up £60 for Lite or free for Unlimited. Monthly usage caps: Lite - 2GB. Maximum upload speed: Lite and Unlimited –1.3Mb.

    Sky Broadband outside Network area: Connect is available at £17pm with a monthly usage cap of 40GB (£30 set-up for existing Sky TV customers & customers without Sky TV). Maximum home download speeds up to 6Mbps. Connect subject to a Network Management Policy.

    Sky Fibre Unlimited & Unlimited Pro: Availability subject to location and survey. £50 standard set-up. Maximum home download speeds: Sky Fibre Unlimited - up to 38Mb; Sky Fibre Unlimited Pro - up to 76Mb. Speeds vary by location.

    Sky WiFi: For Sky Broadband Unlimited/Connect/Unlimited Fibre customers. Available on 6 registered devices. Experience varies by location and number of users. App available for Apple devices with iOS 5.1 or later and compatible Android devices with OS2.2.2 and later or 4.x.

    30 day Broadband and Talk Satisfaction Guarantee: Available within the first 30 days of all your services being activated. Refund applies to subscription charges only (not set-up charges or non-inclusive call charges) and is pro-rated. Statutory rights are not affected. Not applicable if you change your package.

    Sky Broadband general: £6.95 router delivery charge. Speeds vary significantly by location. 12 month minimum subscriptions except 18 month minimum subscriptions for Sky Fibre Unlimited/Unlimited Pro+ Sky Talk & Line Rental. No traffic management policy for Sky Broadband Unlimited and Sky Fibre Unlimited in the home. External factors such as internet congestion can affect speed. See sky.com/shop/terms-conditions/broadband for more details and our Usage Policies. MAC users receive 12 months free McAfee VirusScan worth £19.99. McAfee Free Trial: Sky Broadband Lite-3 months, Unlimited and Fibre Unlimited -12 months, then £3 pm unless you contact us to unsubscribe. Sky Hub: Inclusive for new Sky Broadband customers. £69 for existing Sky Broadband customers. Range may be affected home environment. BT Price comparison: Comparing cost of unlimited broadband packages for new and existing Sky TV customers over 12 months with the ongoing standard price of BT Unlimited Broadband £16pm (new BT customer introductory pricing: 6 months free 18 month contract). Excludes line rental. BT Unlimited Broadband includes BT Home Hub (BT Vision ready) & Hub phone, advanced McAfee security, unlimited WiFi minutes, access to over 8 million WiFi hotspots, BT SmartTalk App, BT sport (from August), evening and weekend VOIP calls and 2GB Cloud Online Storage at no extra charge. BT offer inclusive calls to 0845 numbers (subject to fair use policy). McAfee security available free for 12 months with Sky Broadband Unlimited, £3 per month thereafter unless cancelled by customer. Other BT offers may apply. SeeBT.com for details. Best value claim: Based on standard pricing, comparing totally unlimited broadband services which offer inclusive out-of-home WiFi. Features may vary between providers.

    Sky subscribes to Ofcom's Voluntary Code of Practice on broadband speeds.

  • #†Sky Talk

    Sky Talk: 12 month minimum term applies to new Sky Talk customers and to existing customers taking up Sky Line Rental. 12 month minimum subscriptions except 18 month minimum subscriptions for Sky Fibre Unlimited/Unlimited Pro+ Sky Talk & Line Rental if you order after 14 April 2014. Sky Talk is only available to customers paying by Direct Debit/continuous credit card mandate. Calls only packages not available to BT line rental customers with BT Basics or if outgoing calls are barred. Sky Line Rental required (£15.40 per month). Connection charge from £39 may apply for customers without an active BT compatible line. Codes of Practice for sales and marketing and premium rate/NTS services can be found at sky.com/skytalk.

    Sky Talk Weekends: #UK geographic landline calls of up to an hour to 01, 02, 03 & 0870 numbers only (excludes Channel Islands, indirect access & dial-up internet numbers) Acceptable Use Policy Applies.

    Sky Talk Anytime UK: #UK calls of up to an hour to 01, 02, 03, 0870 & 0845 numbers only (excludes Channel Islands, indirect access & dial-up internet numbers and 070 numbers.

    Sky Talk Anytime International: Unlimited calls of up to one hour to 50 international landline destinations: Australia, Austria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Canary Islands, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Madeira,  Malaysia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey and USA (also include calls to mobiles in Canada, Hong Kong and the USA). #UK calls of up to an hour to 01, 02, 03, 0870 & 0845 numbers only (excludes Channel Islands, indirect access & dial-up internet numbers and 070 numbers). Unlimited international geographic landline calls of up to an hour to 50 destinations, see sky.com/skytalk for details. Acceptable Use Policy applies.

  • General and further terms

    Subject to status. Upfront payment may be required. Prices may go up during your subscription. Non-standard set-up may cost extra. Prices may vary if you live in a flat. Sky+ functionality requires two satellite feeds. You must get any consents required (e.g. landlord's). Prices for Direct Debit payments only. Continuous debit/credit card mandate costs 50p pm.

    UK, Channel Islands and Isle of Man residential customers only. These offers are not available with any other offers. Further terms apply. Calls to Sky cost 5.1p per minute (plus 15p connection fee) for BT customers. Calls from other providers may vary. Correct at 16 April 2014. The full text of our customer contracts can be found here.