International Roaming Handset Rentals

Learn how to rent a phone for international roaming use.




If you plan to roam internationally, but do not have a compatible phone, you can rent a tri-band GSM or 3G phone through a third-party service.


  1. Open a web browser and go to Cell Hire is the third-party who provides international phone rentals.
  2. Follow and complete the rental steps on the Cell Hire web site.
  3. Add International Roaming to your account. See Change your services: My T-Mobile.
  4. Before you travel, remove your T-Mobile SIM card from your phone and place it in your rental phone to use it when roaming internationally.



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