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How To Send Email to Cell Phone - Send Text Message Free

SMS is a great way to get email messages on your phone. Most carriers have "SMS gateways" which take email messages from the Internet and deliver them to their customers' cell phones as SMS text messages.

 

Free SMS Services

 

TxtDrop

TxtDrop enables users in the United States and Canada to send text messages with instant delivery.

 

Pikamo

Pikamo allow send free messages online. Peekamo messages arrive with your Peekamo ID. When your recipients reply to you message Peekamo forwards it  to you.

 

SMS Gateways

The trick is that you need to know what carrier the recipient's phone is on. It's not enough to know their phone number.

That's why, the carrier determines what email address of the receiving phone is going to be. For example, Cingular phones' address are all "[email protected]" while Verizon phones are "[email protected]"

All you need to do is find your carrier in the list below, and then use the pattern shown there to figure out your email address. If you want to send email to a friend's phone, just ask them which carrier he uses.



Alltel
[10-digit phone number]@message.alltel.com
Example: [email protected]

AT&T Wireless (now part of Cingular)
[10-digit phone number]@mmode.com
Example: [email protected]

Boost Mobile
[10-digit phone number]@myboostmobile.com
Example: [email protected]

Cingular
[10-digit phone number]@mobile.mycingular.com OR
[10-digit number]@cingularme.com
Example: [email protected]

Nextel (now part of Sprint Nextel)
[10-digit telephone number]@messaging.nextel.com
Example: [email protected]

Sprint PCS (now Sprint Nextel)
[10-digit phone number]@messaging.sprintpcs.com
Example: [email protected]

T-Mobile
[10-digit phone number]@tmomail.net
Example: [email protected]

Verizon
[10-digit phone number]@vtext.com
Example: [email protected]

Virgin Mobile USA
[10-digit phone number]@vmobl.com
Example: [email protected]


Other Carriers:
Carrier Email
3 River Wireless [email protected]
ACS Wireless [email protected]
Advantage Communications [email protected]
Airtouch Pagers [email protected]
Airtouch Pagers [email protected]
Airtouch Pagers [email protected]
Airtouch Pagers [email protected]
AlphNow [email protected]
Alltel [email protected]
Alltel PCS [email protected]
Ameritech Paging [email protected]
Ameritech Paging [email protected]
Ameritech Clearpath [email protected]
Andhra Pradesh Airtel [email protected]
Arch Pagers (PageNet) [email protected]
Arch Pagers (PageNet) [email protected]
Arch Pagers (PageNet) [email protected]
AT&T PCS [email protected]
AT&T Pocketnet PCS [email protected]
Beepwear [email protected]
BeeLine GSM [email protected]
Bell Atlantic [email protected]
Bell Canada [email protected]
Bell Canada [email protected]
Bell Mobility (Canada) [email protected]
Bell Mobility [email protected]
Bell South (Blackberry) [email protected]
Bell South [email protected]
Bell South [email protected]
Bell South [email protected]
Bell South [email protected]
Bell South Mobility [email protected]
Blue Sky Frog [email protected]
Bluegrass Cellular [email protected]
Boost [email protected]
BPL mobile [email protected]
Cable & wireless, Panama [email protected]
Carolina Mobile Communications [email protected]
Cellular One East Coast [email protected]
Cellular One South West [email protected]
Cellular One PCS [email protected]
Cellular One [email protected]
Cellular One [email protected]
Cellular One [email protected]
Cellular One [email protected]
Cellular One [email protected]
Cellular One [email protected]
Cellular One West [email protected]
Cellular South [email protected]
Central Vermont Communications [email protected]
CenturyTel [email protected]
Chennai RPG Cellular [email protected]
Chennai Skycell / Airtel [email protected]
Cincinnati Bell [email protected]
Cingular [email protected]
Cingular Wireless [email protected]
Cingular Wireless [email protected]
Cingular Wireless [email protected]
Clearnet [email protected]
Comcast [email protected]
Communication Specialists [email protected]
Communication Specialist Companies [email protected]
Comviq [email protected]
Cook Paging [email protected]
Corr Wireless Communications [email protected]
Delhi Aritel [email protected]
Delhi Hutch [email protected]
Digi-Page / Page Kansas [email protected]
Dobson Cellular Systems [email protected]
Dobson-Alex Wireless / Dobson-Cellular One [email protected]
DT T-Mobile [email protected]
Dutchtone / Orange-NL [email protected]
Edge Wireless [email protected]
EMT [email protected]
Escotel [email protected]
Fido [email protected]
Galaxy Corporation [email protected]
GCS Paging [email protected]
Goa BPLMobil [email protected]
Golden Telecom [email protected]
GrayLink / Porta-Phone [email protected]
GTE [email protected]
GTE [email protected]
GTE [email protected]
Gujarat Celforce [email protected]
Houston Cellular [email protected]
Idea Cellular [email protected]
Infopage Systems [email protected]
Inland Cellular Telephone [email protected]
The Indiana Paging Co last4digits@pager.tdspager.com
JSM Tele-Page pinnumber@jsmtel.com
Kerala Escotel phonenumber@escotelmobile.com
Kolkata Airtel phonenumber@airtelkol.com
Kyivstar number@smsmail.lmt.lv
Lauttamus Communication pagernumber@e-page.net
LMT phonenumber@smsmail.lmt.lv
Maharashtra BPL Mobile phonenumber@bplmobile.com
Maharashtra Idea Cellular phonenumber@ideacellular.net
Manitoba Telecom Systems phonenumber@text.mtsmobility.com
MCI Phone phonenumber@mci.com
MCI phonenumber@pagemci.com
Meteor phonenumber@mymeteor.ie
Meteor phonenumber@sms.mymeteor.ie
Metrocall 10digitpagernumber@page.metrocall.com
Metrocall 2-way 10digitpagernumber@my2way.com
Metro PCS 10digitphonenumber@mymetropcs.com
Metro PCS 10digitphonenumber@metropcs.sms.us
Microcell phonenumber@fido.ca
Midwest Wireless phonenumber@clearlydigital.com
MiWorld phonenumber@m1.com.sg
Mobilecom PA 10digitpagernumber@page.mobilcom.net
Mobilecomm number@mobilecomm.net
Mobileone phonenumber@m1.com.sg
Mobilfone phonenumber@page.mobilfone.com
Mobility Bermuda phonenumber@ml.bm
Mobistar Belgium phonenumber@mobistar.be
Mobitel Tanzania phonenumber@sms.co.tz
Mobtel Srbija phonenumber@mobtel.co.yu
Morris Wireless 10digitpagernumber@beepone.net
Motient number@isp.com
Movistar number@correo.movistar.net
Mumbai BPL Mobile phonenumber@bplmobile.com
Mumbai Orange phonenumber@orangemail.co.in
NBTel number@wirefree.informe.ca
Netcom phonenumber@sms.netcom.no
Nextel 10digitphonenumber@messaging.nextel.com
Nextel 10digitphonenumber@page.nextel.com
Nextel 10digitphonenumber@nextel.com.br
NPI Wireless phonenumber@npiwireless.com
Ntelos number@pcs.ntelos.com
O2 name@o2.co.uk
O2 (M-mail) number@mmail.co.uk
Omnipoint number@omnipoint.com
Omnipoint 10digitphonenumber@omnipointpcs.com
One Connect Austria phonenumber@onemail.at
OnlineBeep 10digitphonenumber@onlinebeep.net
Optus Mobile phonenumber@optusmobile.com.au
Orange phonenumber@orange.net
Orange Mumbai phonenumber@orangemail.co.in
Orange - NL / Dutchtone phonenumber@sms.orange.nl
Oskar phonenumber@mujoskar.cz
P&T Luxembourg phonenumber@sms.luxgsm.lu
Pacific Bell phonenumber@pacbellpcs.net
PageMart 7digitpinnumber@pagemart.net
PageMart Advanced /2way 10digitpagernumber@airmessage.net
PageMart Canada 10digitpagernumber@pmcl.net
PageNet Canada phonenumber@pagegate.pagenet.ca
PageOne NorthWest 10digitnumber@page1nw.com
PCS One phonenumber@pcsone.net
Personal Communication sms@pcom.ru (number in subject line)
Pioneer / Enid Cellular phonenumber@msg.pioneerenidcellular.com
PlusGSM phonenumber@text.plusgsm.pl
Pondicherry BPL Mobile phonenumber@bplmobile.com
Powertel phonenumber@voicestream.net
Price Communications phonenumber@mobilecell1se.com
Primco number@primeco@textmsg.com
Primtel phonenumber@sms.primtel.ru
ProPage 7digitpagernumber@page.propage.net
Public Service Cellular phonenumber@sms.pscel.com
Qualcomm name@pager.qualcomm.com
Qwest 10digitphonenumber@qwestmp.com
RAM Page number@ram-page.com
Rogers AT&T Wireless phonenumber@pcs.rogers.com
Rogers Canada 10digitphonenumber@pcs.rogers.com
Safaricom phonenumber@safaricomsms.com
Satelindo GSM phonenumber@satelindogsm.com
Satellink 10digitpagernumber.pageme @satellink.net
SBC Ameritech Paging 10digitpagernumber@paging.acswireless.com
SCS-900 phonenumber@scs-900.ru
SFR France phonenumber@sfr.fr
Skytel Pagers 7digitpinnumber@skytel.com
Skytel Pagers number@email.skytel.com
Simple Freedom phonenumber@text.simplefreedom.net
Smart Telecom phonenumber@mysmart.mymobile.ph
Southern LINC 10digitphonenumber@page.southernlinc.com
Southwestern Bell number@email.swbw.com
Sprint 10digitphonenumber@sprintpaging.com
Sprint PCS 10digitphonenumber@messaging.sprintpcs.com
ST Paging pin@page.stpaging.com
SunCom number@tms.suncom.com
SunCom number@suncom1.com
Sunrise Mobile phonenumber@mysunrise.ch
Sunrise Mobile phonenumber@freesurf.ch
Surewest Communicaitons phonenumber@mobile.surewest.com
Swisscom phonenumber@bluewin.ch
T-Mobile 10digitphonenumber@tmomail.net
T-Mobile 10digitphonenumber@voicestream.net
T-Mobile Austria phonenumber@sms.t-mobile.at
T-Mobile Germany phonenumber@t-d1-sms.de
T-Mobile UK phonenumber@t-mobile.uk.net
Tamil Nadu BPL Mobile phonenumber@bplmobile.com
Tele2 Latvia phonenumber@sms.tele2.lv
Telefonica Movistar phonenumber@movistar.net
Telenor phonenumber@mobilpost.no
Teletouch 10digitpagernumber@pageme.teletouch.com
Telia Denmark phonenumber@gsm1800.telia.dk
Telus phonenumber@msg.telus.com
TIM 10digitphonenumber@timnet.com
Triton phonenumber@tms.suncom.com
TSR Wireless pagernumber@alphame.com
TSR Wireless pagernumber@beep.com
UMC phonenumber@sms.umc.com.ua
Unicel phonenumber@utext.com
Uraltel phonenumber@sms.uraltel.ru
US Cellular 10digitphonenumber@email.uscc.net
US Cellular 10digitphonenumber@uscc.textmsg.com
US West number@uswestdatamail.com
Uttar Pradesh Escotel phonenumber@escotelmobile.com
Verizon Pagers 10digitpagernumber@myairmail.com
Verizon PCS 10digitphonenumber@vtext.com
Verizon PCS 10digitphonenumber@myvzw.com
Vessotel phonenumber@pager.irkutsk.ru
Virgin Mobile phonenumber@vmobl.com
Virgin Mobile phonenumber@vxtras.com
Vodafone Italy number@sms.vodafone.it
Vodafone Japan phonenumber@c.vodafone.ne.jp
Vodafone Japan phonenumber@h.vodafone.ne.jp
Vodafone Japan phonenumber@t.vodafone.ne.jp
Vodafone Spain phonenumber@vodafone.es
Vodafone UK phonenumber@vodafone.net
VoiceStream / T-Mobile 10digitphonenumber@voicestream.net
WebLink Wiereless pagernumber@airmessage.net
WebLink Wiereless pagernumber@pagemart.net
West Central Wireless phonenumber@sms.wcc.net
Western Wireless phonenumber@cellularonewest.com

Discontinued Services

 

TeleFlip

Teleflip is an easy way to send email to any phone. Just address it to [10-digit phone number]@teleflip.com. Also this service allows to get emails and choose where you get emails from.

GismoSMS

GismoSMS provides service to send free messages to any mobile phone. Note receiver may incur charges depending on their carrier and plan.

Google Mobile

Google Mobile provides service to send free messages. This service is free from Google but charges from your carrier for usage may apply.