Preston Dialling Code

Find phone number prefix information for Preston, England including all of the local regions that use the 01772 area code.

01772 area code information

The phone area code for Preston uses 6 local number digits after the area code prefix of 01772. Based in the county of Lancashire in the North West region of England, calls from Preston telephone numbers typically always follow the format of 01772 [x][x][x][x][x][x].

Other locations using the (0)1772 area code

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

  • Ashton-on-Ribble
  • Bamber Bridge
  • Broughton
  • Buckshaw Village
  • Catforth
  • Croston
  • Freckleton
  • Fulwood
  • Hesketh Bank
  • Kirkham
  • Leyland
  • Longridge
  • Longton
  • Penwortham
  • Preston
  • Ribbleton
  • Samlesbury
  • Wesham

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Dialling Code 01772
Local Number Digits 6
UK Format 01772 [x][x][x][x][x][x]
International Format +44 (0)1772
Location Preston
County Lancashire
Country England
Geo Coordinates 53.763201, -2.70309