Skype calling now available on Alexa*

Use Alexa to call friends and family on Skype or call mobiles and landlines in up to 150 countries and regions worldwide.

Skype + Alexa = 200 free minutes

Reach friends, family or colleagues with 100 minutes of free calls per month for two months when you link Skype with Alexa. Terms apply.

Set up Skype on your Alexa device

1

Set up your Alexa device using the Amazon Alexa App for Android or iOS.

2

Go to Settings > Communication > Skype to link your accounts.

3

Sign in using the same Microsoft account you use on Skype.

Skype calling with Alexa is currently available in the US, the UK, Canada, India, Australia and New Zealand. This feature will be coming soon to Germany, Japan, Italy, Spain and Mexico. For the best calling experience on Alexa, make sure you're using the latest version of Skype.

Get started

“Alexa, call Mom on Skype”

Ask Alexa to call any of your Skype contacts – no matter what device they’re using. And if the person you’re trying to reach isn’t on Skype, simply read their phone number out loud to call them.

“Alexa, Skype Mom”

“Alexa, pick up”

“Alexa, call 206-555-0155 on Skype”

Compatible Alexa devices

Alexa devices supporting Skype

Amazon Echo 1st Gen

Amazon Echo 1st Gen

Amazon Echo 2nd Gen

Amazon Echo 2nd Gen

Amazon Echo Plus 1st Gen

Amazon Echo Plus 1st Gen

Amazon Echo Plus 2nd Gen

Amazon Echo Plus 2nd Gen

Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Gen

Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Gen

Amazon Echo Dot 3rd Gen

Amazon Echo Dot 3rd Gen

Amazon Echo Show 1st Gen

Amazon Echo Show 1st Gen

Amazon Echo Show 2nd Gen

Amazon Echo Show 2nd Gen

Amazon Echo Spot

Amazon Echo Spot

* Skype calling with Alexa is currently available in the US, the UK, Canada, India, Australia and New Zealand. This feature will be coming soon to Germany, Japan, Italy, Spain and Mexico.

Offer comprises of 2 months, up to 100 minutes per month, of free Skype calling to mobiles and landlines in 34 countries and regions (USA, Canada, China, India (international calling only), United Kingdom, Poland, Indonesia, Germany, Russian Federation, Thailand, Italy, Brazil, Australia, Mexico, France, Japan, Colombia, Bangladesh, Portugal, Nigeria, Argentina, Spain, Slovakia (Slovak Republic), New Zealand, Taiwan, Vietnam, Philippines, Switzerland, South Korea, Denmark, Austria, Ireland, Singapore, Greece, when you link Skype to Alexa - to learn more click here. Excludes special, premium, and non-geographic numbers.

A Fair Usage Policy applies: https://www.skype.com/legal/fair-usage/. To purchase credit, click here. Users will be sent transaction emails to the email address associated with their Microsoft account. Offer must be redeemed by January 31, 2019. Skype is not a replacement for your telephone and can't be used for emergency calling. Broadband internet & Microsoft account required. Internet, ISP & mobile fees may apply. Microsoft Service Agreement applies. Microsoft reserves the right to discontinue this offer at any time. No cash redemption except as required by law. Void where prohibited or restricted. Amazon is not a sponsor of this offer.

No emergency calls with Skype
Skype is not a replacement for your telephone and can't be used for emergency calling