Reliable Telephone Service from Great Plains Communications
A clear, secure, affordable connection.
Landline services from Great Plains Communications offer a crystal clear connection. Our secure phone services won’t be affected by weather or electrical outages. That means round-the-clock 911 access without having to charge a cell-phone battery.
Landline service options include:
- Unlimited local calling
- Long-distance and international service options
- The latest calling features
- A residential directory listing
All this at a much lower price than cellular calling plans!
Bundle Your Phone Service with Great Plains Communications High-Speed Internet and Cable TV Services to Save Up to 40%.
To find out what services are available in your area, call 1-855-853-1483.
Maximize Your Connection
Make the most of your Great Plains Communications landline phone service by adding the latest calling features. For more information on any of these calling features, contact our Customer Response Center at 1-855-853-1483.
Forward calls to your office, cell phone, vacation rental, or anywhere life takes you.
See the calling party's phone number before answering. When combined with call waiting, you can see who is calling even when you are on another line.
Call Number Blocking
Block your number from being displayed through Caller ID on a temporary or permanent basis. (Note: you cannot block your number when calling 800 or emergency response services/911 numbers).
Call Waiting / Cancel Call Waiting
When on a call, be alerted by call waiting when another caller is attempting to contact you. Before placing a call, activate the Cancel Call Waiting feature to ensure an uninterrupted conversation.
Assign up to three unique ringtones to your landline, one for the kids, one for mom, and one for dad!
Program one-digit dialing to your most frequent contacts.
Add a third party to an existing telephone conversation.
Automatically transfer incoming calls to a 24-hour message center, and retrieve messages from any phone by inputting your personal identification code.
Call emergency services or a pre-designated contact number by simply lifting the handset or pressing talk on your cordless phone.
Have complete control over unwanted telemarketing calls with the touch of a few buttons. You can screen EVERY call, alert telemarketers that you are not interested in their solicitations, but allow friends and family to speak to you with the touch of a button.
Calling feature availability varies by location.
Stay Connected Across the Nation
Great Plains Communications offers flexible long distance calling options to keep in touch with loved ones nationwide on a plan that meets your needs and your budget. There are no hidden fees or time-of-day restrictions. Our flat rates apply to any calls made from your home phone to anyone in the 50 states, 24 hours a day.
Simplicity: $.21 flat rate per minute
Designed for the casual caller who uses less than 100 long distance minutes per month.
Simplicity Gold: $.17 per minute plus $3.95 per month
Fits the needs of medium-volume callers who typically use between 100 and 200 long distance minutes per month.
Simplicity Platinum: $.16 per minute plus $5.95 per month
Designed for high-volume callers who require more than 200 long distance minutes per month.
To sign up for long distance service from Great Plains Communications, call 1-855-853-1483 or contact us:
- Go to the 'Request for Great Plains Communications Long Distance Service Letter of Authorization' form below.
- Complete the form. You may want to use your monthly bill as a guide for answering some of the questions.
- Determine which of the long distance plans offered by Great Plains Communications Long Distance meets your needs. If you need clarification or have any questions, please call our Customer Response Center at 1-855-853-1483.
- Check the box next to your long distance plan selection.
- Click the 'Submit Order' button at the bottom of this page to give permission to have your long distance service charged.
Connect on a Global Level
Whether you’re a world traveler or want to stay in touch with one, Great Plains Communications international calling plans provide a clear connection at a low price. Enjoy connecting with friends and loved ones around the world without having to purchase calling cards.
To enroll in an international calling plan, contact a Great Plains Communications representative at 1-855-853-1483
To find specific rates for the country you would like to call, select from the list below.
Service Assurance Plans
Lifeline Telephone Assistance Program
The Lifeline Discount Program
Assistance for Qualifying Low-Income Customers
The Nebraska Telephone Assistance Program (NTAP) provides reduced rates on monthly basic phone charges to qualified low-income subscribers.
- To be eligible for the program, you must participate in one of the following: Medicaid, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Federal Housing Assistance, or the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program.
If you have any questions or would like an application, contact your local Health and Human Services agency caseworker or the Nebraska Public Service Commission at 1-800-526-0017.
Nebraska Telephone Assistance Program Terms and Conditions
Assistance for Qualifying Customers on Tribal Land
The FCC provides federal telephone assistance to low income customers on tribal lands, providing a discounted amount per primary connection for qualifying tribal residents. Qualifying Great Plains Communications customers living on tribal land receive a discount on their telephone bill that reduces the basic local service rate to $1.00 per month. The connection charge (up to $70) will be waived.
- If you qualify for tribal land assistance, please call Great Plains Communications toll free at 1-855-853-1483 to request an enrollment form, or contact your local Bureau of Indian Affairs office.
*The telephone assistance rates quoted in this notice are subject to change according to future FCC filings or changes in the local service rates and service connection charges by Great Plains Communications.