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Iridium Satellite Phone Rental from just 5 per day

Iridium Satellite Phone Rental from just 5 per day

Iridium is the only satellite network to offer pole to pole coverage. GTC offers the Iridium 9555 for rental for just £5 per day.

We are also now pleased to announce the availability of the Iridium 9575 Extreme to our rental program. Take advantage of Iridium's truly global coverage whilst tracking your movements from just £7.50 per day.

Not sure which Iridium handset is for you? Check out our Iridium Satellite Phone Comparison Chart.

Ready to order? Order online today or call us on 0800 112 3919 to discuss your requirements.

For immediate rentals please call us to check availability before placing your order.

Why rent your satellite phone from GTC?

  • Book your satellite phone rental online
  • Our phones come with all the accessories you need: Peli case, AC & DC charger, 2 x batteries, USB data cable, magnetic mount antenna
  • Deposits promptly returned at end of the rental, usually within two business days
  • Next day delivery available for last minute rentals
  • Free incoming calls and incoming SMS
  • Our phones come in Peli cases to keep your rental phone and accessories safe
  • We offer a mapping portal login to track your journey (9575 only)

Iridium 9555 vs 9575 Extreme

Iridium satellite phones are suitable for voice calls and short email messaging.

If you want to track your journey then please consider the Iridium 9575 Extreme. You will get 10 inclusive location tracks per day and any additional messages are then charged at 10p each. We have limited stock of the Extreme so please contact us to check availability before booking.

Full product information:
Iridium 9555
Iridium 9575 Extreme

Iridium Satellite Phone Comparison Chart
Coverage Area 100% Global 100% Global
Weight 266g 247g
Measurements 143mm x 55mm x 30mm 140mm x 60mm x 27mm
Battery Life (Talk Time) Up to 4 hours Up to 4 hours
Battery Life (Standby) Up to 30 hours Up to 30 hours
Advanced GPS Tracking Capability No Yes
Daily Charge 5.00 per day 7.50 per day
Rental Deposit 500.00 500.00

How to rent your Iridium satellite phone

  • Add the satellite phone rental (and solar charger if required) to your basket and enter the number of rental days you require in the "Quantity" box. Minimum duration 7 days.

  • Add the satellite phone rental deposit to your basket - we cannot process rental orders without a deposit.

  • If you wish to buy prepaid minutes please add the quantity required to your basket. Our prepaid minutes cost just 1.00 per minute.

  • Complete your order and wait for your phone to be delivered. We offer next day delivery for rental orders placed before 15.30 GMT. Orders are delivered the day before your requested start date to give you time to test the handset and ask any questions you may have.

  • Shipping charges starting from just 6.50 per rental will be added to your cart along with your deposit.

By renting your satellite phone with us you agree to our Terms and Conditions You will also agree to these during the checkout process.

Call Charges

Satellite Phone Rental Pricing - Non Inclusive Minutes & Deposit
Outgoing to Fixed or Cellular per min1.50
Outgoing to Iridium per min0.75
Outgoing to Other Satellite Networks per min8.00
Location Tracks (Iridium 9575 Extreme Only)10 inclusive per day - any additional messages then charged at 10p each

Iridium Satellite Phone Daily Rental

Iridium Satellite Phone Daily Rental

Includes Peli case, AC & DC charger, 2 x batteries, USB data cable, magnetic mount antenna

Ref: 623
Handset ex VAT
Solar Charger ex VAT

Iridium Satellite Phone Rental Deposit

Iridium Satellite Phone Rental Deposit

Required for all satellite phone rentals. Refunded at end of rental minus any call charges.

Ref: 624 500.00
Add Airtime Bundles - Just 1 per minute - Non-Refundable

Add Airtime Bundles - Just £1 per minute - Non-Refundable

Lower your call charges by purchasing pre-paid inclusive minutes to landlines, mobiles and same satellite network.

Ref: 258
Airtime Bundles ex VAT

Rental Collection

Rental Collection

Once your rental is ready to be returned please call us to arrange the collection on 0800 112 3919.

Ref: 1324 12.50
(15.00 Including VAT at 20%)