0161 Area Code


Area Code 0161 covers Manchester and the surrounding area.

The majority of numbers in the 0161 Area Code belong to normal landlines in Manchester, but it is possible that these numbers are being used elsewhere as virtual numbers.

There are multiple telephone companies operating in the 0161 Area Code and they are allocated blocks of numbers, which can be identified by the digits following the Area Code. If you would like to see more information about the telephone company for a specific number (or number range then please search again with additional digits.

0161 area code information

Area Code: 0161
Location: Manchester
Call Costs: Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls: No
Local number length: 7
Number format: 0161 ### ####
International number format: +44 161 ### ####
Last code change: April 1995 from 061.