Long Distance

Your Local Long Distance Connection

Having long distance service on your local phone line is essential. Whether it is keeping in touch with loved ones or important in an emergency, let WCTA outline the best long distance plan for your needs.

WCTA Long Distance Division offers low rates, local customer service and single billing. Scroll down to view some of the plans we offer.


Choose Your Plan

The Local Advantage Plan

Expand your home area with the Local Advantage Plan.

  • Get up to 2000 anytime minutes per month for only $10.00. That’s under 1¢ per minute!
  • Calls to any WCTA telephone number plus communities of Britt, Clear Lake, Garner, Mason City and Northwood are included.
  • Call rate after 2000 minutes is only 14¢ per min.
  • Calls to cellular phones are not included in the plan.
  • Calls to non-included areas or numbers will be billed under the Tiered Plan.

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The Bucket of Minutes Plan

WCTA Long Distance has 4 calling plans. Each plan offers different amount of anytime minutes, for a low monthly price. With the Bucket of Minutes Plan, you can call anywhere in the U.S. for rates as low as 2¢ per minute. Refer to the table below for information regarding the new plans. If you have further questions, please contact our office at 641-592-6105.


Minutes Per Month Monthly Price Overage Minutes
150 minutes $7.95 10¢ per minute
500 minutes $14.95 10¢ per minute
1000 minutes $24.95 10¢ per minute
2500 minutes $49.95 5¢ per minute


Nights and Weekend Plan

The WCTA LD Night and Weekend package is perfect for the family that wants to stay in touch. The package provides up to 1000 minutes per month for only $10.00. That means it will cost you just 1¢ per minute. Package hours are 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. on weekdays and 7 p.m. Friday night through 7a.m. Monday morning. The package minutes are good anywhere in the United States. If you are looking for a way to make the most of your time and money, sign up for the WCTA LD Night and Weekend package!

The 10¢ Plan

WCTA Long Distance gives you the best deals around with the 10¢ Plan. You’ll receive a flat rate of 10¢ per minute with a monthly fee of $4.95 when you sign up with this plan. You’ll receive great benefits like local customer service and combined billing with your other monthly charges.

The Tiered Plan

There is no monthly fee for the tiered plan. As a WCTA Long Distance customer, you get the added benefit of excellent customer service and the convenience of having your long distance charges appear on your monthly telephone statement.


Long Distance Charges per Month Per Minute Rate
$0 – $25 14¢
$25 – $50 12¢
$50 – $100 11¢
$100 – $250 10¢

Note: Only WCTA customers qualify for WCTA Long Distance services.  An Underlying Carrier Surcharge of $2 per month will be applied to each line selecting WCTA Long Distance Service.

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Toll Free Services

If you’re in business, you know that offering good customer service is a must. An 800 number is one of the most affordable and convenient ways to provide that service. Customers will naturally make a free call before making a toll call. Personal 800 numbers are also a great way for family members to keep in touch too. There are no calling card numbers or access codes to remember just one simple phone number.

Quality features

  • No monthly fees or minimums
  • One convenient bill
  • One, easy to remember phone number
  • Local customer service.


Toll Free Charges per Month Per Minute Rate
$0 – $100
$100 -$200


For more information on any of the services described above or to sign up for service, contact the WCTA Long Distance Business Office via phone at 877-592-3300 or fill out our online contact form.

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