Can I use both, and/or is there a difference in meaning?

  • Try another time.
  • Try at another time.

It could mean the same thing, but could not.

"Try another time" could mean "try one more time (regardless of when)", or "try at a different time".

But "try at another time" can only mean "try at a different time".

  • "try another time" can be similar to "try again". – user3169 Apr 29 '16 at 16:03
  • If I mean 'try at a different time', which one is more common? – Kai Hartmann May 1 '16 at 17:30
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    You could say "try at another time", but a native speaker would probably say "try some other time", "try again some other time", or "try again later". – Gabriel Luci May 1 '16 at 17:59

Friends use shorthand:

Try me later

Professionally I would recommend:

I will try again later, thank-you for your time. Regards

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