RCN is dedicated to keeping the DC Metro area connected to friends and family whether they are on the other side of town, or the opposite side of the world with crystal-clear unlimited calling and great International plans. Call over 200 countries including Cameroon and Latin America and enjoy all the popular calling features you want, like caller-ID, call waiting, three-way calling, call forwarding and more. Read More...
Plus, RCN phone services add another important layer of security for your home by keeping you connected to emergency contacts and family members alike, even if your cell phone's battery dies, or you can't find a signal. When it comes to clear, unlimited calling, DC's best connection comes from RCN. Stay connected to loved ones and keep your home secure-all for a great price.
Affordable Phone Service in DC Metro Area
No one in the DC Metro area can deny that cell phones have improved our lives over the years. They are portable, ever decreasing in size and increasing in capabilities. Technological advances aside, cell phones still do not give the quality of service that landline phone services can provide. If you are one of the thousands who have grown tired of spotty cell phone service, you have come to the right place. RCN offers affordable deals on home phone service in the Washington DC-area. No more dropped call interruptions and static-filled connections. No more unpredictable and high-priced phone service plans. Get the convenience, reliability, and the call quality you deserve. Get what you want and more with RCN Washington DC phone services.
Unlimited Nationwide Calling Service
Unlike other phone service companies in Washington DC, home telephone service customers who sign up for our Unlimited Nationwide calling plan can call anywhere in the United States (including Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands and Canada) from anywhere in the Washington DC area for the same low price. RCN local phone services bring real sound quality and uninterrupted nationwide calling to DC Metro. Our digital network is always on and ready to connect you to loved ones from sea to shining sea, and beyond. RCN Washington DC phone service works with your existing phones on your existing outlets, so no additional hardware is required.
Local Home Phone Service Calling Features
Saving you money is important to us. That's why some of the most popular calling features come with our Unlimited Nationwide Calling plan at no additional charge. So, in addition to clear calls and increased reliability, we offer five calling features for free!
- A feature many other Washington DC phone service providers charge extra for, our Basic Voicemail services allow our customers to be accessible even when they're are not available. Our digital voicemail allows you to access recorded messages from virtually anywhere. Listen, skip, delete, or save up to 20 digitally recorded voicemail messages for up to 30 days.
- RCN customers can feel secure with Caller ID Deluxe for both Voicemail and Call Waiting. Where other local phone service providers may charge more for Caller ID services, we give you this increased privacy for free. With a Caller ID ready phone, the guessing game is finally over with incoming caller information displayed directly on your phone.
- Our residential phone service also includes Call Waiting which provides you the convenience of answering a second phone call when you are already on the phone. Callers never hear a busy tone again. When you hear a special beep, you are free to put your first caller on hold to answer the second call, or simply ignore the beep so the second caller goes to voicemail.
- Get our great Washington DC home telephone services times three, for free. Our Three-Way Calling feature makes it easy to add a third party to a traditional two-way phone call. Invite a third caller in on any conversation with 3-Way Calling at no additional cost.
We know that you take your Washington DC telephone service calling features very seriously, so we have more than a dozen additional calling features that can be added. Direct incoming calls to more appropriate places, like work or your son's new apartment, with Call Forwarding. Protect your home privacy from unwanted callers by adding features like Caller ID Block and Anonymous Call Rejection to your landline phone service.
International Calling Service
No matter where in the world you want to call, an international calling account in addition to your RCN Unlimited Nationwide calling plan gets you access to the cheapest per-minute rates offered in Washington DC. Our telephone services. Calls are transmitted over our digital network giving our customers simple direct dialing and the most reliable andhighest quality connections. `
Global Saver Calling Plan
RCN Washington DC home phone service customers can get monthly minutes to call landline telephones in 68 countries - with no hidden charges. Our Global Saver Plan is similar to a calling card because you are free to choose how many minutes you want use per month, but because it's RCN, Global Saver meets your budget needs. Plus, we don't have the calling restrictions you can get from other local phone service companies. Adding our Global Saver plan to your RCN landline phone service lets you continue budgeting your minutes like you did with a calling card but with added convience. Plus, if you exceed your minutes, you will simply be charged a discounted per-minute international rate that only RCN can give you. Get monthly minutes to call landline telephones in 68 countries around the world - with no hidden charges.
MiTelefono International Calling
DC Metro residents with friends, family, and business associates in Latin American countries and Spain can keep in touch while keeping cash in their pockets with our MiTelefono international calling plan. For pennies per minute, our Washington DC landline phone services can connect you to landlines and cell phones in 23 Latin American countries and most of the provinces and cities in Spain. Practice your budding Spanish-speaking skills over the phone with your cousin in Argentina or former college friend in Madrid by adding MiTelefono to your RCN unlimited nationwide calling plan.
Per-Minute International Calling Plans
RCN Washington DC's home telephone service customers can get affordable international calling even without a commitment to an international calling plan. Get great international per-minute rates with no additional monthly commitment right from the comfort of your home. Connect to landline and mobile phones in 200 countries throughout Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia and more. Call anywhere in the world as often or as little as you like with our competitive per-minute rates.
RCN Compared to Other Home Phone Providers
What sets RCN apart from other Washington DC landline phone service providers? Customers not choosing our home phone services are subject to price increases and additional service fees at the whim of their service provider. Customers choosing cheap Washington DC residential phone service companies also get locked into multi-year service agreements. Unlike our competitors, our commitment to customer satisfaction comes to you through our 3-year price guarantee and no contract requirement for our high-quality services. If you are unhappy with any of your services simply cancel without an early termination fee. Expect more from your phone service provider. Get more for your money with cable service, internet service and home phone service in Washington DC with RCN.
Call Anywhere, Anytime, With No Extra Charges
Your phone is free to travel with unlimited nationwide calling using our always-on network. Call anywhere in the United States (including Alaska, Hawaii and Puerto Rico), the U.S. Virgin Islands and Canada with no per-minute charges or calling restrictions.
Because Your Cell Phone Can't Call Cameroon...
You can call 200+ countries, including Cameroon, with our low international rates. And connect easily with loved ones in Latin America using MiTeléfono, our budget-friendly international calling plan.
Don't want to pay per minute? Get Global Saver with 250 or 500 monthly anytime minutes good for calling 68 countries.
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Not all services are available in all areas. Calls to international countries will be rated on a per-minute basis. RCN does not provide Caller ID equipment. Additional charges apply to new or moved phone jacks and may apply to additional cable jacks as well as custom or non-standard installation work. Other restrictions may apply.