01496 556 Dialing Code
Dialing Code 01496 556 is part of Area Code 01496, which covers Port Ellen and the surrounding area.
The majority of numbers in the 01496 Area Code belong to normal landlines in Port Ellen, but it is possible that these numbers are being used elsewhere as virtual numbers.
There are multiple telephone companies operating in the 01496 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 556 after the area code indicate that the range of numbers was originally allocated to KCOM Group Ltd on 8 September 2022, although due to number portability, individual numbers within this range may now be allocated to other operators.
01496 area code information
|Dialing Code:||01496 556|
|Provider:||KCOM Group Ltd|
|Date range allocated:||8 September 2022|
|Call Costs:||Normal landline rate|
|Area code required for local calls:||No|
|Local number length:||6|
|Number format:||01496 556###|
|International number format:||+44 1496 556###|
|Last code change:||April 1995 from 0496.|