01253 20 Dialing Code


Dialing Code 01253 20 is part of Area Code 01253, which covers Blackpool and the surrounding area.

The majority of numbers in the 01253 Area Code belong to normal landlines in Blackpool, but it is possible that these numbers are being used elsewhere as virtual numbers.

There are multiple telephone companies operating in the 01253 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 20 after the area code indicate that the range of numbers was originally allocated to Gamma Telecom Holdings Limited on 16 February 2004, although due to number portability, individual numbers within this range may now be allocated to other operators.

01253 area code information

Area Code: 01253
Location: Blackpool
Dialing Code: 01253 20
Provider: Gamma Telecom Holdings Limited
Date range allocated: 16 February 2004
Call Costs: Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls: No
Local number length: 6
Number format: 01253 20####
International number format: +44 1253 20####
Last code change: April 1995 from 0253.

This page was last updated on 12 April 2024.