01244 255 Dialing Code

Chester

Dialing Code 01244 255 is part of Area Code 01244, which covers Chester and the surrounding area.

The majority of numbers in the 01244 Area Code belong to normal landlines in Chester, but it is possible that these numbers are being used elsewhere as virtual numbers.

There are multiple telephone companies operating in the 01244 Area Code and they are allocated blocks of numbers, which can be identified by the digits following the Area Code. In this case, the digits 255 after the area code indicate that the range of numbers was originally allocated to Gamma Telecom Holdings Ltd on 7 January 2022, although due to number portability, individual numbers within this range may now be allocated to other operators.

01244 area code information

Area Code: 01244
Location: Chester
Dialing Code: 01244 255
Provider: Gamma Telecom Holdings Ltd
Date range allocated: 7 January 2022
Call Costs: Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls: No
Local number length: 6
Number format: 01244 255###
International number format: +44 1244 255###
Last code change: April 1995 from 0244.