Dear reader beware! Don’t Dial any of these numbers, lest you will face the worst nightmare . Don’t Summon this evil, lest you will live the rest of your life in fear- if you get to live. Have you heard of the most dangerous and haunted numbers that you should avoid dialing? Well here we are again with a few of the scary numbers that you should never call.

Some of these numbers originated from horror movies but for a few people that thought it was all jokes and went ahead and dialed them, they got the worst scare of their lives. You could never handle whatever is on the other end of the line!

Scary numbers you should never call.

801 820 0263

This number is from America and it is believed  that it is haunted. Legend has it that if you ever receive a phone call from them is number, look away and  you should never pick up. When you call these creepy digits, a man’s voice counts 1-7.  

Afterwards, someone calls out your name and tells you precisely what you are doing and your  whereabouts. It’s almost like  there is a ghost standing next to you. Quite the unforgettable experience huh. How would you feel if you knew you were being watched by someone you could never see?

Scary numbers that you should never call.

Ten Million.

It is narrated that when you dial this number, a woman’s Voice Will Answer. Who is she? You may wonder. Well, it is alleged that The phone number 10 Million has an urban legend behind it. It is said that if you dial this number, a woman’s voice will answer and She will offer you three wishes, but in exchange, she will take your soul.

Do keep in mind that this number is often confused with the Japanese phone number 1000000, which stands for the phrase “One Million Dreams”.

0888 888 888

This number originates from Bulgaria, and the country has placed this contact as one of the most cursed numbers in the world. The first owner died of cancer from radioactive poisoning, and the other two were shot down. These strange events forced Mobitel, the company issuing the digits, to block it permanently. (Slight shudder)

1-000-000 0000

This contact is linked to Asian people and is believed to be one of the most haunted phone numbers. It is believed to be a call from the dead. It is said that if you see this call, your deceased relative is trying to reach you. Well, would you pick up?

People who received the call reported that a male voice instructed them to ask 15 people to call him back and he threatened that if they fail to find 15 people to call him back  they would die. This  is one of the creepiest digit of the scary numbers that you should never call


This UK contact is said to be very creepy. It is in a book containing ghost stories from the 1970s in the UK. The story is about how kids dialed 20202020, and a woman on the other side was heard yelling for help. According to legend, she yelled saying, “Help Me! Help Me!! Suzie’s dying”. The voice could also be heard saying, “Help Me! Help Me!! Suzie’s drowning”. Are you courageous enough to dial this number? I don’t advise you to!

090 4444 4444

This number is also known as Sadako’s Cursed number, this Japanese contact is one of the scary numbers that you should never call. According to the Japanese legend, Sadako is a legendary villain in the scariest Japanese legends. Sadako was a ghost of a psychic who was thrown into a well and well, he must have fallen in with a phone because it is said that since then he has  used this number to haunt people.

It is said that if you receive the call, someone around you will die. Coincidentally, the number four in Japan is associated with death making telecommunications to skip the four series and jump to five.

Scary numbers that you should never call.

The Red Number.

The Red Number is from Pakistan, and it also caused a stir in 2007 when people received alarming emails and text messages about the contact. It was said that the contact had a high-frequency range that damaged brain nerves and even caused death.

These emails and texts were traced to certain phone and ID numbers with this number. People were warned not to receive or look at these red digits. The number was a national discussion forcing the Pakistani government to form a commission of inquiry.

Legend has it that if you dial it, you’ll hear a voice on the other end warning you to hang up.

The number is supposedly 666–666–6666 and has been around for years. According to some stories, calling this number will result in bad luck or even death.

The truth is that no one knows what will happen if you dial the number, but most people avoid it till date as a precaution. If you’re brave enough to call, be aware that you may encounter some unexpected consequences like death. Remember that 666 is usually associated with the devil!

The 999 Number.

Have you heard of the 999 number? This is a number often associated with the horror genre and typically feared for this matter. It’s said to be connected to a supernatural force or a cursed line that brings disaster upon anyone who calls it. The truth is, there isn’t an official 999 number and the exact origin of this mythical number remains unknown.

Despite this, the 999 number continues to live on in pop culture, appearing in movies, books, and even video games. This is one of the scary  numbers that you should  maneuver call

Booth World Industries

This is one of the scary numbers that you should never call! This number might seem a bit too unreal, but it exists! The number that you have to dial to reach this creepy establishment is 888–472–7566. Although no one knows who or what answers the phone when you call, there are reports of people hearing strange sound effects and robotic-like voices on the other end.

It’s not clear what kind of services they offer, but one thing’s for sure: you should stay away from the creepy Booth World Industries.

913 535 6280 or 207 536 8474

You surely have heard of Pennywise the clown right? These two contacts are famously known as Pennywise the Clown’s numbers. They connect callers to the Derry Police department, a fictional place in a film called Alamo Drafthouse. Callers hear a policeman being slaughtered on the other side.

The digits were also used in the 90s to report lost kids. You could try dialing these contacts on Halloween if you are not afraid to test fate. Horror stories do not only exist in movies and books but also in the world will live in today. If you are not afraid to seek Pennywise, now is your chance!

“Horror is like a serpent; always shedding its skin, always changing. And it will always come back.”

Dario Argento

Frequently Asked Questions

What Is a ghost number?

Ghost numbers are phone numbers that simply divert calls onto a different telephone number.

What is the phone number for killer clowns?

Call 407-734-0254 to reach the voicemail box of a real-life, child-terrorizing clown.

What is the horror number in China?

They are various. But the number four is considered unlucky because it sounds a lot like the word for “death,” and as a result Chinese buildings often lack a fourth floor (just as American buildings sometimes skip the 13th). Likewise, Chinese drivers avoid license plates ending in four.

Who is the best killer clown?

Pennywise. The president of the World Clown Association once directly blamed Stephen King for his profession’s bad reputation, so it’s no surprise that Pennywise takes the number one spot as the scariest killer clown in horror.

Is Pennywise real ?

No. Pennywise the Clown himself is not real. Stephen King himself has composed a small write up which he posted directly on his website, explaining his original inspiration for the idea of IT and the fictional, killer clown.9 Sept 2019

Leticia Nambaziira

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