Example calculation

Example calculation 1

  • You planned a session of 1 hour
  • In reality the session lasts 45 minutes
  • The hourly rate of your interpreter is CHF 82
  • The interpreter calls all participants using Dial-out
  • You are in Belgium (land line), your conversation partner is in China and your interpreter in The Netherlands (land line)

This session costs CHF 121,15

This is CHF 82 for the interpreter and CHF 39,15 communication costs. At right you may read how these amounts are calculated.

Costs of the interpreter

The interpreter costs CHF 82 because you booked him for 1 hour.

Communication costs

The conferencing costs are:
CHF 27 x (45 min)/(60 min) = CHF 20,25
Dial-out to participants in Belgium and The Netherlands (land lines) is free. The destination China is in zone 6 which has a tariff of CHF 0,42 per minute. The telephony costs are:
45 min * 0,42 CHF/min = CHF 18,90
The total amount for communication is CHF 39,15


Example calculation 2

  • You planned a session of 1 hour
  • The actual duration of the session is 1 hour and 15 minutes
  • The hourly rate of your interpreter is CHF 82
  • The participants Dial-in their selves

This session costs CHF 136,25

CHF 102,50 for the interpreter and CHF 33,75 communication costs. On the right hand you may read how this was calculated.

Costs of the interpreter

The interpreter costs:
CHF 82 * (75 min/60 min) = CHF 102,50

Communication costs

The conferencing costs are:
CHF 27 x (75 min)/(60 min) = CHF 33,75
Since the participants dial in their selves no telephony costs will be charged.

Note: all rates quoted on this website do not include VAT.