The better Twilio Voice API alternative

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The building blocks for great programmable voice

Build a custom voice solution on a robust voice API for call tracking, conversational AI, contact centers, cloud IVR, and more. Telnyx’s parity with TwiML enables easy migration from Twilio without changing your code, and our global coverage allows for seamless scalability and local presence. What’s more, customers are switching from Twilio to Telnyx for our excellent 24/7 support and 30% cost savings on average.

A global carrier, built for scale

Telnyx holds carrier status in 30+ countries around the world, giving us direct access to numbers in key markets. What’s more, with our Mission Control Portal and APIs, the Telnyx platform makes it easy to search and provision local, national, mobile and toll-free numbers, so your business can expand to new regions quickly, with one provider.

Telnyx 91%
Plivo 88%
Bandwidth 84%
Vonage 80%
Twilio 78%
MessageBird 67%

We'll let our customers do the talking

Amongst competitors, Telnyx is most likely to be recommended by its customers with the highest score in G2 Crowd's Best Results category. Customers cite Telnyx's easy-to-use APIs, fast ramp-up times, global reach, and high-quality communications.

Telnyx 94%
Bandwidth 91%
Plivo 88%
MessageBird 84%
Twilio 83%
Vonage 79%

Best-in-class support

With 24/7/365 access to in-house engineering support, Telnyx customers are always covered during ramp-ups, incidents, and troubleshooting. Telnyx ranked above competitors for our accessible documentation, developer community, and professional support.


What will you build with Telnyx programmable voice?

Pricing comparison

Compare our pricing

Learn how Telnyx stacks up against Twilio when it comes to pricing for voice solutions.

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Twillio Logo$0.0140 / min

To make calls: $0.0140 / min

To receive calls: $0.0085 / min

Telnyx logo$0.0070 / min

To make calls: $0.0020 / min + $0.005 / min SIP Trunking fee = $0.0070 / min

To receive calls: $0.0020 / min + $0.0035 / min SIP Trunking fee = $0.0055 / min

Twilio to Telnyx migration demo: start saving on voice costs in minutes

Migrate to Telnyx in just five minutes by uploading your existing TwiML code and it will seamlessly work in TeXML without changing a thing.


Compare our features against Twilio

Telnyx has reached full feature parity with Twilio! That means you can use your existing TwiML code and TeXML will seamlessly control the call. Compare more features of Telnyx’s TeXML and Twilio’s TwiML below.

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Twillio LogoPublic

Twilio relies on the public internet. Unfortunately, the internet wasn’t built for real-time communications, and it shows—high latency, packet loss, and poor security cause endless quality issues.

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Our privately owned, global IP network was designed from the ground up for real-time voice and data communications, so your calls are crystal-clear and secure, with super low latency.


Start building

  • Icon Resources Coding Tutorial

    Twilio to Telnyx migration demo: programmable voice

    Watch the video to see how to easily migrate your existing TwiML code to TeXML in minutes.

  • Icon Resources EBook

    Migrating from TwiML to TeXML in 7 easy steps

    Migrate your existing TwiML code to TeXML in just a few simple steps to start saving on voice costs.

  • Icon Resources Docs

    Twilio to Telnyx programmable voice migration guide

    Telnyx’s TeXML is compatible with TwiML for defining call flows as XML documents. If you use TwiML REST endpoints to manage your application, there is a TeXML API with a feature parity.

Migrate in minutes without changing your code

Make the switch in minutes for better customer support and significant savings on voice costs.


Customers who switch from Twilio to Telnyx typically save between 30% and 70% on their communication services, making Telnyx a more affordable Twilio alternative.