Will I Need to Pay Roaming Charges for Calls and Texts? Doug S. Follow Environment Republic Wireless Phones Roaming Coverage Answer No, roaming calls and texts will go through as normal with no additional charge. Article Created From 1257800 Related articles Does Roaming Data Cost Extra? Republic Wireless Phones If I Get a New Phone Will I Need a New SIM Card? How to Determine If Your Number Can Be Transferred Why Didn't My Plan Downgrade Go Through?