Banff Dialling Code

Find phone number prefix information for Banff, Scotland including all of the local regions that use the 01261 area code.

01261 area code information

The phone area code for Banff uses 6 local number digits after the area code prefix of 01261. Based in the county of Aberdeenshire in the North East region of Scotland, calls from Banff telephone numbers typically always follow the format of 01261 [x][x][x][x][x][x].

Other locations using the (0)1261 area code

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

  • Banff
  • Eden
  • Gardenstown
  • Macduff
  • Portsoy
  • Whitehills

Looking for more UK calling information?

Find out more details in our essential phone numbers guide, featuring information on 01 & 02 residential lines, 08 service lines and main emergency numbers used in the United Kingdom.

Want to find different area codes outside of Banff? Check out our dialling codes by region below:

England Area CodesScotland Area CodesWales Area CodesNorthern Ireland Area Codes

Nuisance calls from Banff telephone numbers?

If you’re receiving nuisance calls from a Banff, 01261 telephone number, you can report it to the Information Commissioner’s Office and help stop unwanted calls from automated bots or real people.

Reporting a call to the ICO takes no longer than five minutes, simply click the button below.

Report a call

How to call Banff phone numbers

You can find all the relevant information for Banff telephone numbers including how to dial the 01261 prefix from international locations. Call rates from international locations and mobile telephone numbers vary from standard rate charges, check with your supplier for a breakdown of costs per minute.

Dialling Code 01261
Local Number Digits 6
UK Format 01261 [x][x][x][x][x][x]
International Format +44 (0)1261
Location Banff
County Aberdeenshire
Country Scotland
Geo Coordinates 57.666505, -2.524038