Shetland Dialling Code

Find phone number prefix information for Shetland, Scotland including all of the local regions that use the 01806 area code.

01806 area code information

The phone area code for Shetland uses 6 local number digits after the area code prefix of 01806. Based in the county of Isle of Shetland in the region of Scotland, calls from Shetland telephone numbers typically always follow the format of 01806 [x][x][x][x][x][x].

Other locations using the (0)1806 area code

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

  • Brae
  • Hillswick
  • Muckle Roe
  • North Roe
  • Ollaberry
  • Out Skerries
    incl. Bruray
  • Housay
  • Scalloway Islands
    incl. East Burra
  • West Burra
  • Trondra
  • Sullom Voe
  • Vidlin
  • Whalsay
    incl. Sandwick
  • Symbister

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Dialling Code 01806
Local Number Digits 6
UK Format 01806 [x][x][x][x][x][x]
International Format +44 (0)1806
Location Shetland
County Isle of Shetland
Country Scotland
Geo Coordinates 60.529651, -1.265941