Send Text Message (SMS) To Mobile Phones Via Email For Free

Now you can send text messages (SMS) to mobile phones from your email for free, this service is availble in alot of carriers worldwide, all you have to do just open your email account, send your message using the SMS Gateway addresses listed below.

Below is the complete list of (currently known) Email to SMS Gateways. Using the list below simply replace the "n" in each entry with the mobile number. Then send an email to this address and a message (SMS) will be sent automatically to this mobile number.
AUSTRALIA (T-Mobile/Optus Zoo)
AUSTRIA (T-Mobile)
BULGARIA (Mtel) (Globul)
CANADA (Aliant) (Bell Mobility) (Fido) (MTS Mobility) (Rogers Wireless) (Sasktel Mobility) (Telus) (Virgin Mobile) (President’s Choice)
GERMANY (T-Mobile) (Vodafone) (O2) (E-Plus)
ICELAND (OgVodafone) (Siminn)
INDIA ( Andhra Pradesh AirTel) (Andhra Pradesh Idea Cellular) (Chennai Skycell / Airtel) (Chennai RPG Cellular) (Delhi Airtel) (Delhi Hutch) (Gujarat Idea Cellular) (Gujarat Airtel) (Gujarat Celforce / Fascel) ( Goa Airtel) (Goa BPL Mobile) (Goa Idea Cellular) (Haryana Airtel) (Haryana Escotel) (Himachal Pradesh Airtel) (Karnataka Airtel) (Kerala Airtel) (Kerala Escotel) (Kerala BPL Mobile) (Kolkata Airtel) (Madhya Pradesh Airtel)) (Maharashtra Airtel) (Maharashtra BPL Mobile) (Maharashtra Idea Cellular) (Mumbai Airtel) ( Mumbai BPL Mobile) (Punjab Airtel) (Pondicherry BPL Mobile) (Tamil Nadu Airtel) (Tamil Nadu BPL Mobile) (Tamil Nadu Aircel) ( Uttar Pradesh West Escotel)
IRELAND (Meteor) (Meteor MMS)
3** (Vodafone)
JAPAN (AU by KDDI) (NTT DoCoMo) (Vodafone Chuugoku/Western) (Vodafone Hokkaido) (Vodafone Hokuriko/Central North) (Vodafone Kansai/West, including Osaka) (Vodafone Kanto/Koushin/East, including Tokyo) (Vodafone Kyuushu/Okinawa) (Vodafone Shikoku) (Vodafone Touhoku/Niigata/North) (Vodafone Toukai/Central) (Willcom) (Willcom di) (Willcom dj) (Willcom dk)
NETHERLANDS (T-Mobile) (Orange)
SPAIN (Telefonica Movistar) (Vodafone)
SWEDEN (Tele2)
UNITED STATES (Teleflip) (Alltel) (Ameritech) (ATT Wireless) (Bellsouth) (Boost) (CellularOne) (CellularOne MMS) (Cingular) (Edge Wireless) (Sprint PCS) (T-Mobile) (Metro PCS) (Nextel) (O2) (Orange) (Qwest) (Rogers Wireless) (Telus Mobility) (US Cellular) ( Verizon) (Virgin Mobile)
UNITED KINGDOM (O2 #1) ( O2 #2) (Orange) ( T-Mobile) (Virgin Mobile) (Vodafone)
Note: Sending an email is always free, but the person that receives the message will probably be charged for a text message. Keep that in mind when using this.

Sending Text Messages

To get started simply enter the SMS Gateway address in the same way that you would with an email address, compose your message, and then send it on its’ way.
In just a short while your family, friends, or coworkers will have the new SMS show up on their mobile.

SMS Gateway Listing

To use the SMS Gateway addresses shown here enter the 10 digit mobile phone number for the person you are sending a message to in front of the appropriate address (i.e.
Note: SMS Gateways shown here are for U.S. carriers only (links for additional U.S. & International carriers at end of article).
Alltel Wireless (SMS & MMS) (SMS) (MMS)
AT&T Wireless (SMS) (MMS)
AT&T Mobility (formerly Cingular)
Boost Mobile
Cricket (SMS) (MMS)
Metro PCS
Sprint (PCS) SMS) (MMS)
Sprint (Nextel) (SMS) (Rich Messaging)
Straight Talk mobile-number@VTEXT.COM (SMS) (MMS)
T-Mobile (MMS)
U.S. Cellular (SMS) (MMS)
Verizon (SMS) (MMS)
Virgin Mobile (SMS) (MMS)

Finding Additional SMS Gateway Addresses

Photo by keepthebyte.
If your mobile phone carrier is not listed here you can find additional SMS Gateway addresses for the U.S. and International companies using these websites.
List of SMS gateways (Wikipedia)
Email to SMS Gateways, Complete List
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) email delivery

Email to SMS Gateways, Complete List

Below is the complete list of (currently known) Email to SMS Gateways. Using the list below simply replace the n in each entry with your own mobile number. Send an email to this address and a message will be sent automatically to your mobile device.
Alternatively, use the automated form available here.

AUSTRALIA T-Mobile/Optus Zoo


BULGARIA Mtel Globul

CANADA Aliant Bell Mobility Fido MTS Mobility Rogers Wireless Sasktel Mobility Telus Virgin Mobile President’s Choice

GERMANY T-Mobile Vodafone O2 E-Plus

ICELAND OgVodafone Siminn

INDIA Andhra Pradesh AirTel Andhra Pradesh Idea Cellular Chennai Skycell / Airtel Chennai RPG Cellular Delhi Airtel Delhi Hutch Gujarat Idea Cellular Gujarat Airtel Gujarat Celforce / Fascel Goa Airtel Goa BPL Mobile Goa Idea Cellular Haryana Airtel Haryana Escotel Himachal Pradesh Airtel Karnataka Airtel Kerala Airtel Kerala Escotel Kerala BPL Mobile or Kolkata Airtel Madhya Pradesh Airtel Maharashtra Airtel Maharashtra BPL Mobile Maharashtra Idea Cellular Mumbai Airtel Mumbai BPL Mobile Punjab Airtel Pondicherry BPL Mobile Tamil Nadu Airtel Tamil Nadu BPL Mobile Tamil Nadu Aircel Uttar Pradesh West Escotel

IRELAND Meteor Meteor MMS

3** Vodafone

JAPAN AU by KDDI NTT DoCoMo Vodafone Chuugoku/Western Vodafone Hokkaido Vodafone Hokuriko/Central North Vodafone Kansai/West, including Osaka Vodafone Kanto/Koushin/East, including Tokyo Vodafone Kyuushu/Okinawa Vodafone Shikoku Vodafone Touhoku/Niigata/North Vodafone Toukai/Central Willcom Willcom di Willcom dj Willcom dk




SPAIN Telefonica Movistar Vodafone


UNITED STATES Teleflip Alltel Ameritech ATT Wireless Bellsouth Boost CellularOne CellularOne MMS Cingular Edge Wireless Sprint PCS T-Mobile Metro PCS Nextel O2 Orange Qwest Rogers Wireless Telus Mobility US Cellular Verizon Virgin Mobile

UNITED KINGDOM O2 #1 O2 #2 Orange T-Mobile Virgin Mobile Vodafone
If you want access to the entire list in plain format see the networks directory [2]. Note that this list is part of the Quick SMS plugin and as such is licensed under the GPL. For convenience I have dual licensed it with the BSD License - feel free to use the list anywhere you like.