SMS Gateway API
Send and receive text messages fast, reliably and at affordable prices in more than 200 countries Get started for free in less than 30 seconds
We provide fast and reliable SMS traffic and our support team is available to you 24/7. Our price model is simple and means you only pay for the traffic you send out. As a gatewayapi.com customer there is no monthly subscription fee and no hidden fees to pay.
We support message delivery for most countries in the world. To the right, you can easily select a country and inspect prices. We offer two service levels, "premium" for mission critical messaging and "standard" for A2P wholesale and bulk sms. For more on how we send the SMSes, read our in-depth blog post.
SMS unit prices for outbound, i.e. mobile terminated (MT) traffic.
SMS unit prices for inbound, i.e. mobile originated (MO) traffic.
We have code samples for the most popular languages, as well as examples that will work in any language. We even made official plugins/libraries, all available free of charge.
Our APIs build on the experience accrued over many years by our proficient API team. We rely on modern as well as tried-and-true technologies. We hereby ensure the most optimal and stable traffic delivery for all supported countries. All APIs are well documented and are being optimized continuously. We do this to make sure we provide a solid foundation for your message based services. Now and in the future.
Fully redundant and load balanced
Placed in Tier 4 data center
Protected by tough SSL and leading-edge security measures
All received messages are processed instantly and passed on immediately
Choice of four different delivery priorities
Messages are always routed through the best suited mobile network operator (MNO), based on message class, destination, traffic load etc.
All key events are based on binary protocols to attain maximum performance and avoid unnecessary delays or superfluous queuing
Very short processing time
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LEAD SOFTWARE ENGINEER
After several years of pizza and Red Bull induced self-employment, Hans started at OnlineCity in 2006. Hans is today the chief gatewayapi.com architect, and a gifted C++, database and python developer we all love and care for.
JUNIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER
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SOFTWARE ENGINEER, BACKEND
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SOFTWARE ENGINEER, BACKEND
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BUSINESS MANAGER, DIRECTOR
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PRODUCT OWNER, DIRECTOR
Thomas established OnlineCity 1999 and is responsible for laying out the general direction for gatewayapi.com. Thomas is driven by product vision and abundant energy! Thomas values delivered products of high quality, and is 100% the number 1 fan of our customers .
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