Galashiels Dialling Code

Find phone number prefix information for Galashiels, Scotland including all of the local regions that use the 01896 area code.

01896 area code information

The phone area code for Galashiels uses 6 local number digits after the area code prefix of 01896. Based in the county of Selkirkshire in the South region of Scotland, calls from Galashiels telephone numbers typically always follow the format of 01896 [-][-][-][-][-][-].

Other locations using the (0)1896 area code

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

  • Blainslie
  • Clovenfords
  • Earlston
  • Galashiels
  • Innerleithen
  • Melrose
  • Walkerburn

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Dialling Code 01896
Local Number Digits 6
UK Format 01896 [-][-][-][-][-][-]
International Format +44 (0)1896
Location Galashiels
County Selkirkshire
Country Scotland
Geo Coordinates 55.623728, -2.814449