01942 938 Dialing Code


Dialing Code 01942 938 is part of Area Code 01942, which covers Wigan and the surrounding area.

The majority of numbers in the 01942 Area Code belong to normal landlines in Wigan, but it is possible that these numbers are being used elsewhere as virtual numbers.

There are multiple telephone companies operating in the 01942 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 938 after the area code indicate that the range of numbers was originally allocated to BT on 6 July 2023, although due to number portability, individual numbers within this range may now be allocated to other operators.

01942 area code information

Area Code: 01942
Location: Wigan
Dialing Code: 01942 938
Provider: BT
Date range allocated: 6 July 2023
Call Costs: Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls: No
Local number length: 6
Number format: 01942 938###
International number format: +44 1942 938###
Last code change: April 1995 from 0942.

This page was last updated on 9 August 2023.