Phone Chat

Chat now to 100s of genuine callers all over the UK

Women and men from all over the UK are chatting, flirting and dating live on our phone lines right now. Whether you are from Glasgow, Cardiff, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle or London, call, phone and chat with someone right now!

Online voice dating direct from your phone

The UK's quickest and easiest phone chat. Talking with other callers couldn't be simpler. Just dial, record your profile and then browse hundreds of genuine people chatting and dating on our phone chat lines live now.

Call and Date hundreds of women and men online now

Fun, flirty, live and available 24 hours a day!!! Have fun sending messages, chat live on our phone lines and swap photos all with genuine callers around the UK.

44 Girls online
69 Guys online now...

Chat now! 13p per minute


18+. Calls cost 13p per min + your network’s access charge. All live calls recorded. SP=4D.
24/7 Helpdesk = 020 7966 9686

1-2-3 Chat!

  1. Call 0871 550 5055
  2. Record a short greeting to introduce yourself to other callers
  3. Browse other callers' greetings and exchange private messages or talk live by phone

Phone Chat you can trust

Safe, secure and fully moderated phonelines.

100% genuine callers.

Private, discrete and anonymous.

A trusted telephone service that’s been running for over 16 years!

Tips for safe chatting

Calling from your mobile?

Dial 83388 now to save on mobile operator surcharges.

Calls cost only 25p per minute regardless of your mobile network.

No hidden extras, cheap chat line.

Chat with other callers wherever you are!

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Visa & Master cardPay by Credit or Debit card

Cheaper calling from only 2p per minute! Open an account for £10 and get 500 minutes of talk time.

Call on 0800 075 8899 or 020 7966 4284 from a mobile to avoid network charges!

No premium rate numbers on your
phone bill!

Great offers and easy top up.

24-hour customer helpdesk.

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Still have questions about phone chat? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions

1-2-1 Txt Chat.. ;-)

Chat & flirt with girls and guys in the UK's biggest text talk community.

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Sky 878Chat on TV

Get your text talk messages displayed on TV!

Join other TV viewers and chat together or with our resident Text Jockeys.

Exchange private messages with other viewers all over the UK!

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Gay Chat

109 guys online right now.

Call 0872 100 8855

Call cost 13p per minute from a BT UK landline. Network extras apply.

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 About us

Chatbox is the UK's leading provider of phonechat lines with over 16 years of success behind us

At Chatbox we help 1000's of people to get together for telephone dating on safe chat lines whenever or wherever they are. We are the largest provider of cheap chat lines and dating phonelines in the UK.

We operate services on multiple digital platforms so you can connect with people on the phone, online, mobile or via SMS. Chat with hundreds of callers online and on our chat line right now, many of whom will be local to you. We also broadcast from our own TV station on SKY channel 873 and can soon be found on FreeSat.

Chatbox is one of the Intermediactive Group brands and sits alongside Gay Network, 4D, Candywall and Kooma as part of the wider group. The group is wholly UK owned and based in South London. We are regulated by both OFCOM and PhonepayPlus and are members of the Internet Foundation, FAST, the DMA and AIME.

You can contact us any time.

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Calling from your mobile? Dial 83388

With our simple 5-digit voice shortcode, mobile callers can access our busy chat service for only 25p per minute, regardless of the mobile network you are calling from.

Cheaper than dialling 087X or 09 numbers, stay on the move and hook up with women and men 24/7, just by dialling 83388. Using this simple number, you can access our cheap chat lines and connect with women and men local to you, swap pictures and have private, live 1-2-1s with your favourites. Just store 83388 in your mobile and access 100s of women and men wherever, whenever.

18+ only. Live calls recorded.

For your peace of mind, you can contact our helpline 24/7/365 on 020 7966 9686

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Pay by Credit or Debit Card

Looking for the cheapest way to chat with 100s of women and men by telephone now or are you a regular user of the service? Then call our credit card service on 0800 075 8899 or 020 7966 4284 if you are calling from a mobile. Our credit card facility offers access to the same great chat service but at much cheaper rates. There are no hidden extras, no premium rate surcharges and no expensive items to appear on your phone bill. It's simple, discreet and safe to use. You can choose from a number of pricing bundles and top-ups which best suit you.

There are no messy subscriptions and our dedicated customer care team can talk you through the simple sign-up process. Your privacy and data is strongly protected and all major debit and credit cards are accepted.

Once connected to our cheap chat lines, you can chat with 100s of other women and men throughout the UK, 24/7. Choose regions to connect with women and men close to your location and enjoy private 1-2-1 conversations with your favourites….and for your peace of mind, you can contact our helpdesk at any time on 020 7966 9686.

So what are you waiting for? Chat to 100s of women and men online right now from only 2p per minute by speaking to our customer care team on 020 7966 9686 or 020 7966 4284.

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Tips for safe chatting

When you call Chatbox, you have access to hundreds of genuine women and men … immediately! Our 24/7 moderation team ensures all initial greeting messages are suitable for other callers to hear.

All callers are chatting online right now – we do not feature out-of-date profiles, so you can connect with women and men locally throughout the UK now.

We recommend that you do not give out your contact details and when making a date, be safe and sensible and tell a friend where you are going. Our friendly and discreet Customer Service staff is available 24/7 for any queries you may have.

Whether you're a mobile or landline caller or a credit card customer, we have the cheapest payment plan for you.

Landline callers, dial 0871 550 5055 (13ppm)
Mobile callers, dial 83388 (25p per min at all times, regardless of mobile network)
Credit card callers (landline) = 0800 075 8899
Credit card callers (mobile) = 020 7966 4284

In the unlikely event that you have concerns about a fellow caller, you can block them by pressing 6 on our system or report them to our Customer Service helpdesk on 020 7966 9686.

Here at Chatbox, we take your privacy and security very seriously. We do not pass on or sell your details to 3rd parties and all credit card payments are fully secure. For those in the know, we are fully PCI DSS compliant.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Phone Chat

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Phone Chat and Date

  • How does it work?
    • It’s easy to chat and date with 100s of men and women across the UK, 24 hours a day. Just call 0871 550 5055 and record a short description of yourself. Then you can browse all the other callers online. You can be as active as you like – just browse, send and reply to messages or have private 121 live chats with other callers. It’s all up to you.  Calls cost 13p per minute from a BT landline.  Network extras apply.

Text Talk

SMS Messaging

  • How much does the service cost?
    • It costs £1.50 for the first 15 messages sent/received. Thereafter, it will cost £1.50 per 6 messages sent/received. Standard network charges apply. Women text at standard network rates.
  • Are you going to send me expensive, unwanted messages?
    • No! This is NOT a subscription service. We will only send you profiles and give you access to the service for as long you want. If you wish to stop receiving messages from us, send STOP to 88199
  • How can I stop receiving 1-2-1 SMS messages from other people?
    • To stop receiving SMS messages from a particular person, text BLOCK and the person's nickname to 88199.
    • To stop receiving messages from all people, just text STOP  to 88199. You can start receiving messages again at any time by texting MORE  to 88199.
    • All messages you send are charged at standard network rates.
    • For full information please visit our Text Talk page.

Chat on TV

  • How does it work?
    • Just text your message to 83388 and we’ll do the rest to get you registered and chatting with other TV viewers
  • Where can I see my messages?
    • Messages and pictures will appear on Chatbox TV which can be found on Channel 873 on Sky.  The Channel runs 24/7 so you can be sure to chat with viewers and our resident Text Jockeys at any time of day or night