Canterbury Dialling Code

Find phone number prefix information for Canterbury, England including all of the local regions that use the 01227 area code.

01227 area code information

The phone area code for Canterbury uses 6 local number digits after the area code prefix of 01227. Based in the county of Kent in the South East region of England, calls from Canterbury telephone numbers typically always follow the format of 01227 [-][-][-][-][-][-].

Other locations using the (0)1227 area code

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

  • Boughton
  • Bridge
  • Canterbury
  • Chartham
  • Chestfield
  • Chislet
  • Fordwich
  • Herne Bay
  • Petham
  • Stelling Minnis
  • Sturry
  • Whitstable
  • Wingham

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How to call Canterbury phone numbers

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Dialling Code 01227
Local Number Digits 6
UK Format 01227 [-][-][-][-][-][-]
International Format +44 (0)1227
Location Canterbury
County Kent
Country England
Geo Coordinates 51.280233, 1.078909