Basingstoke Dialling Code

Find phone number prefix information for Basingstoke, England including all of the local regions that use the 01256 area code.

01256 area code information

The phone area code for Basingstoke uses 6 local number digits after the area code prefix of 01256. Based in the county of Hampshire in the South East region of England, calls from Basingstoke telephone numbers typically always follow the format of 01256 [-][-][-][-][-][-].

Other locations using the (0)1256 area code

There are a number of other locations in local proximity to the Basingstoke area that use the same number format. The list below represents some of the other towns and villages that use the same prefix:

  • Basingstoke
  • Bramley
  • Chineham
  • Dummer
  • Herriard
  • Hook
  • Long Sutton
  • Monk Sherborne
  • Oakley
  • Odiham
  • Overton
  • Preston Candover
  • Turgis Green
  • Whitchurch

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Dialling Code 01256
Local Number Digits 6
UK Format 01256 [-][-][-][-][-][-]
International Format +44 (0)1256
Location Basingstoke
County Hampshire
Country England
Geo Coordinates 51.262551, -1.093609