© Lionel Ghighi

Making telephone calls on Reunion Island

Internet connection on Reunion Island

On Reunion Island, the hotels, restaurants, bars, public facilities, cybercafés, “cybercases” or “cyberbases”, media libraries and even some outdoor public areas all provide a free Wifi connection. Once you are connected to the Wifi network, you can access all Internet telephone services. WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, Viber, Skype, for calling, sending messages, photos and videos all over the world, at no cost. All you have to do is download – free-of-charge – these applications on your smartphone. They will automatically detect the people in your contact list who use the same apps.

WiRUN is a service offering 55 Wifi hotspots Wifi thanks to Région Réunion, providing all users free Internet access.